DASH Astro

Events

DASH - Events Details for 2019

 

DASH ASTRO SUNDAY EVENING OBSERVING AND GENERAL MEETINGS.

 

All DASH Astro observing sessions will take place at WESTLETON COMMON. 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.

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

2019 Events

06.01.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 15:55  Moonset 16:26   0.2% Moon )

11&12.1.19  Family Stargazing Evening at Dunwich Heath N.T. Site 6-9pm

20.01.2019  Meeting – Dr. Matthew Bothwell, Kavli Inst. for Cosmology, Cambridge Univ.

                     Talk: “ Strange New Worlds. Searching for Earth 2.0. “

03.02.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:42  Moonset 15:16   1.8% Moon )

17.02.2019  Meeting – Bill Barton, Myles Kelly and Anne Chapman : Titles TBC

03.03.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 17:35  Moonset 14:09   9.2% Moon )

17.03.2019  Meeting – Nick James,  Title: Modern Meteor Astronomy.                      

07.04.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 19:37  Moonset 21.59   5.1% Moon )

14.04.2019  Meeting – Bill Barton - "A Daughter of Lowestoft" - Fiammetta Wilson

05.05.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 20:25  Moonset 20.59   0.5% Moon) Late one?

19.05.2019  Meeting – AGM plus Dave Murton and Linda Gwynn

02.06.2019  Solar Observing - Location TBA

16.06.2019  Solar Observing Outreach - Location Sutton Hoo National Trust

23.06.2019  Outreach:- International SUNday - Location Dunwich Heath

10.08.2019 (Saturday) DASH Summer Social - confirmed. ( Members and Guests only )

08.09.2019  Meeting –.Dr. Sonali Shukla, Lecturer in Astronomy, Cambridge Univ.

                     a talk on " Brown Dwarfs: Linking Stars to Planets ( Members Free, Non Members £ 2 )

21&22.9.19  Outreach:- Henham Steam Rally.  Solar Observing and Displays ( Entry Fees will apply )

29.09.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 18:35  Moonset 19:24   1.1% Moon )

13.10.2019  Meeting – Dr. Manda Banerji, Inst. of Astronomy, Cambridge Univ.

                      ( Members Free, Non Members £ 2 )

23&24.10.19  Outreach:- Family Stargazing Evening at Sutton Hoo N.T. Site 6-9pm

27.10.2019  Dash Observing Session ( Sunset 16:33  Moonset 16.46    0.9% Moon )

10.11.2019  Meeting – Steve Hubbard, Ian Lomas & David Gwynn, plus “Q & A Panel”

                     Title: The big Bang for Beginners

11.11.2019  DASH Observing. “Transit of Mercury”  start 12:35 ends 16:06 ( sunset )

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 )

   

 

 

 

Additional Dates for your diary.

             8 - 12th March 2019     Haw Wood Spring Star Party

                     6-7th April 2019     Kelling Heath Spring Star Party

     28-29th September 2019     Kelling Heath Autumn Star Party

         28th Oct-4th Nov 2019    Haw Wood Autumn Star Party

 

 

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DASH Events 2019