Our Regular Meetings take place on the first Tuesday of the month in the
Allendale Community Centre, Hanham Road, Wimborne.
Regular meetings start at 7:30pm with Society Announcements followed by the introduction of the main Speaker. An interval of about 20 minutes is scheduled for 9:00pm for refreshments and informal chat. The balance of the meeting up to its close at 10:00pm may include The Sky this Month, Object of the Month and short contributions by members.
Meetings & Speakers Programme - 2018
|Jan 2nd||Members' Ten Minute talks||Members|
|Feb 6th||Night-scapes: the Earth & Sky in context||Nigel Ball|
|Mar 6th||Radiation Protection: How to survive a journey to Mars||Dr Elizabeth Cunningham|
|Apr 3rd||Globular clusters: galactic fossils||Callum Potter|
|May 1st||Debunking the Moon landing myth||Graham Bryant|
|June 5th||21cm - Studying the shape & motion of our galaxy from the back yard||Brian Coleman|
|July 3rd||Discs around stars & in galaxies||James Fradgley|
|Aug 7th||Gravitational waves||Mark Gibbons|
|Sep 4th||Lunar geology from the safety of your own home||Barry Fitzgerald|
|Astro Open Day — with Space Detectives Astronomy Workshop|
|Nov 6th||Solar image editing||Sheri Karl|
|Dec 4th||Pole stars of other planets||Bob Mizon|