Events

Check out our upcoming meetings and events…

Our regular meetings are held at the Priory Street Centre in York. Click here for details.
Our public observing sessions are shown in red.
The location of the regular Knavesmire star parties can be found here.

2017

Friday, January 13th
Public Observing at St Peter’s School, Bootham, York
Friday, January 20th
Five Student Guest Speakers from St. Peter’s School, York.

Thursday, February 2nd
Public Observing evening at York Knavesmire.
Friday, February 3rd
“MEMS Gravity Sensors and Tidal Deformation” by Professor Giles Hammond, Glasgow university
Friday, February 17th
Society visit to the Astrocampus, York University
Saturday, February 18th
Public Observing at Castle Howard Arboretum. Booking required – call 01653 648598
Saturday, February 25th
Public Observing at Sutton Bank Visitors Centre. Booking required – call 01845 597426

Friday, March 3rd
“Annie Maunder – Solar Observer” By Dr Silvia Dalla, UCLAN
Saturday, March 4th
Public Observing at Rievaulx Terraces, Helmsley YO62 5LJ. Booking required – call 01439 748283
Thursday, March 9th
Public Observing evening at York Knavesmire.
Friday, March 17th
“Images of the Universe Vol. VII” By Paul Money

Thursday, April 6th
Public Observing evening at York Knavesmire.
Friday, April 7th
“The Dark Side of the Universe” By Professor Pete Edwards, Durham University
Friday, April 21st
“Improving your Telescope’s Optics” By John Timmins, Peak 2 Valley Instruments

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