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
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