Calendar


Oct
23
Sat
2021
Beachy Head Countryside Centre – Astronomy Event
Oct 23 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Beachy Head Countryside Centre – Astronomy Event

Eastbourne Borough Council are holding some half-term astronomy events at the Beachy Head Countryside Centre which we will be helping out at, hopefully with some ad-hoc presentations and observing, on Sat 23rd Oct and Tues 26th Oct.

Oct
26
Tue
2021
Beachy Head Countryside Centre – Astronomy Event
Oct 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Beachy Head Countryside Centre – Astronomy Event

Eastbourne Borough Council are holding some half-term astronomy events at the Beachy Head Countryside Centre which we will be helping out at, hopefully with some ad-hoc presentations and observing, on Sat 23rd Oct and Tues 26th Oct.

Nov
13
Sat
2021
Society Lecture – Arrokoth and the Sentinels – Greg Smye-Rumsby @ Willingdon Memorial Hall
Nov 13 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

SOCIETY LECTURE – Arrokoth and the Sentinels – Greg Smye-Rumsby (Royal Observatory, Greenwich; Orpington Astronomical Society)

Details to follow.

Nov
27
Sat
2021
Public Observing @ Western Lawns
Nov 27 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Public Observing at the Western Lawns opposite the Lansdowne Hotel.

Free event at which we will use some Society telescopes to view the night sky. Depending on the time of year, the Moon and various planets and maybe some deep sky objects like the Andromeda Galaxy or the Orion Nebula.

Note that the event will be cancelled in case of heavy cloud, rain, snow, ice or high winds. Sorry we cannot control the weather, and we cannot see through clouds.

We may retire to the Lansdowne Hotel lounge bar after the event, especially if it starts raining!

Dec
11
Sat
2021
Society Lecture – TBA @ Willingdon Memorial Hall
Dec 11 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

SOCIETY LECTURE – TBA

Dec
18
Sat
2021
Public Observing @ Western Lawns
Dec 18 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Public Observing at the Western Lawns opposite the Lansdowne Hotel.

Free event at which we will use some Society telescopes to view the night sky. Depending on the time of year, the Moon and various planets and maybe some deep sky objects like the Andromeda Galaxy or the Orion Nebula.

Note that the event will be cancelled in case of heavy cloud, rain, snow, ice or high winds. Sorry we cannot control the weather, and we cannot see through clouds.

We may retire to the Lansdowne Hotel lounge bar after the event, especially if it starts raining!

Jan
8
Sat
2022
Society Lecture – TBA @ Willingdon Memorial Hall
Jan 8 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

SOCIETY LECTURE – TBA

Jan
22
Sat
2022
Public Observing @ Western Lawns
Jan 22 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Public Observing at the Western Lawns opposite the Lansdowne Hotel.

Free event at which we will use some Society telescopes to view the night sky. Depending on the time of year, the Moon and various planets and maybe some deep sky objects like the Andromeda Galaxy or the Orion Nebula.

Note that the event will be cancelled in case of heavy cloud, rain, snow, ice or high winds. Sorry we cannot control the weather, and we cannot see through clouds.

We may retire to the Lansdowne Hotel lounge bar after the event, especially if it starts raining!

Feb
4
Fri
2022
Society Observing @ Arlington Village Hall
Feb 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm

Society Observing and Practical Astronomy at Arlington Village Hall

A short(ish) presentation on a practical aspect of astronomy, on a hopefully previously advertised subject in Orbit will be given. After which if it is clear we will have the opportunity to observe at a darker location.

This is the meeting to attend if you want to know how to use your scope, or see some scopes, or how to learn a bit about astrophotography and astronomy.

Feb
5
Sat
2022
Society Lecture – TBA @ Willingdon Memorial Hall
Feb 5 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

SOCIETY LECTURE – TBA