DASH Astro

Home

About DASH Astro

DASH Astro Events

Membership Info

Full Branding

Full Branding

Saturn Galaxies Earth Sun

A Brief note on upcoming events,    updated 23-4-17

Our Next Meeting

Saturday 13th  May 2017 -   start at 7:30pm @ Westleton Village Hall

Tonight's meeting has Dr Steve Hubbard & Dr. Malcolm  Brown as our speakes , with a  talk on "Talk with ET? I think not!".

There will also be our regular meeting night items, such as "What's on in the Night Sky" , as well as tea and coffee.

The night will be kicked off by a short AGM

 

Our Next Solar Observing

Saturday 27th May 2017 - @ Dunwich Beach Car Park  : starting  at about  11:00 am

Sunset is at  21:00  Moonset 22:46  with a 5% moon.

This week we are starting Solar Observing Season, so why not join us and have a close up look at our life giving Star. We use special equipment to view the sun in complete safety,

SAFETY NOTE:  NEVER LOOK AT THE SUN THROUGH ORDINARY TELESCOPES OR BINOCULARS.

Our first priority is to  Solar Observing, but in the event of inclement weather we will  try to let you know before hand, so check your e-mails and facebook for lastest news.

 

 

Don't forget to visit the Downloads Page for interesting stuff....

 

With the aid of Westleton Parish Council, Westleton Common,

our Prime Observing Site has been granted Dark Sky Discovery Site Status.

 

 

 

Important Notice

On a DASH Observing night, observing should be the first priority. That being said after consultation of the local weather trends and people on the ground , and in the event of inclement weather we will be in the village hall for astro workshops, to be lead by the needs of the members. So if you have questions or problems, let us know and we will see if we can help.

 

So your actions on the night should be,  1st :- check the common car park. 2nd :- the village hall.

 

We will endeavour to give as much notice as possible, but the latest will be 3:00pm on the day of observing.

darkskydiscovery-site dash logo-3