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DASH - Events Details for 2020

 

DASH ASTRO SUNDAY EVENING OBSERVING AND GENERAL MEETINGS.

 

Unless stated all group meetings will take place at DARSHAM VILLAGE HALL from 7:30 pm

All DASH Astro observing sessions will take place at Darsham Village Hall Playing Field. If the weather is unsuitable for observing, we will hold drop in workshops in the Darsham Village Hall.

ASOG observing sessions and locations may be arranged at short notice for serious observing.

Note * Guest Speaker Evenings - Admission Fees:- Members Free, Non Members £ 2:00

2019/2020 Events

24.11.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 15:49  Moonset 15.10    6.7% Moon )

07.12.2019 (Saturday) DASH Christmas Social – confirmed.  ( Members and Guests only )

12-01-2020*  Meeting:-  Mike Poxon  - Variable Stars

18-01-2020  Outreach:- Family Stargazing Evening at Dunwich Heath N.T. Site 6-9pm

26-01-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:27  Moonset 18:04   2.8% Moon )

09-02-2020  Meeting:-  Prof. Michael Rowan-Robinson – Lost Time – When giants roamed the Earth.

15-02-2020  Outreach:- Suffolk Science Festival – Bury St. Edmunds.

23-02-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 17:19  Moonset 17:01   0.2% Moon )

08-03-2020*  Meeting:-  Dr. Paul Whiting – Galaxy Collisions

22-03-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 18:10  Moonset 15.59   3.5% Moon )

05-04-2020  Meeting:-  Various Members in short bites on Mars Medley

26-04-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 20:11  Moonset 23:57   11.3% Moon) Late one?

10-05-2020*  Meeting:-  AGM plus talk by Amy Rankine from I of A,  Active Galactic Nuclei

24-05-2020  Solar Observing - Location TBA

14.06.2019  Outreach:- International SUNday - Location Dunwich Heath

25-07-2020(Saturday) DASH Summer Social ( Members and Guests only )

06-09-2020  Meeting:-  Ian Lomas - Quantum Mechanics for Beginners

13-09-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 19:14  Moonset 17:46    21.5% Moon  )

19&20-9-20  Outreach:- Henham Steam Rally.  Solar Observing and Displays

04-10-2020*  Meeting:- Stewart Moore – Globular Clusters

18-10-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 17:50  Moonset 18:57    4.7% Moon  )

01-11-2020  Meeting:-   David/Ian/ Steve on Multi Messenger Astronomy and Gravitational Waves

15-11-2020  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 15:59  Moonset 16.21    0.2% Moon  )

29-11-2020  Meeting:-   Chris Bailey – Meteors and How to detect them by Radio

12-12-2020 (Saturday) DASH Christmas Social ( Members and Guests only )

 

 

 

Additional Dates for your diary.

              15th -23rd March 2020     Haw Wood Spring Star Party ( T.B.C. )

                25th&26th  April 2020     Kelling Heath Spring Star Party

                        September 2020     Kelling Heath Autumn Star Party

                             Oct-Nov 2020     Haw Wood Autumn Star Party

 

 

 

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DASH Events 2020