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CURRENT MOON

Look out for the posters in the Library, Cafes and An Lanntair Arts Centre for more details.
(Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult)


STORNOWAY ASTRONOMICAL SOCIETY
PROGRAMME FOR 2018

Date Speaker Subject Venue
Thu 1st
February 2018

John Morrison

 Exhibition of Astronomical Equipment and Workshop

07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
Thu 1st
March 2018
Mary Rowlands
BA, BSc

  Space Time

07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis

Thu 5th
April  2018

David Rowlands
BA, BSc

  Einstein

07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
Thu 3rd
May  2018

Donny Mackay
BA, BSc, FBRS

  Mars Exploration and the Search for Life 07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
Thu 7th
June  2018
Angus Morrison
BSc.
  The Life and Death of a Star 07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
July   2018

 

  Summer break no meetings  
August 2018      Summer break no meetings  
Thu 6th
September 2018
Angus Morrison
BSc.
  The Moon Landings Fact or Fiction! 07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
Thu 4th
October 2018
David Rowlands
BA, BSc

  Middle Eastern Astronomy

07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
Thu 1st
November 2018
 

 Annual General Meeting

07.30 pm
Caladh Inn
James Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
       

Click here for a list of the Harris meetings

Painting by David Tait

This is a painting of the Aurora Borealis by local artist David Tait.
David was kind enough to send us this photo of the painting for SAS to display.