Workshops Season 2018-2019

Workshop schedule 2018/19

2018

Oct 13
New Members Welcome Meeting,  with committee members
Blackrock Castle, 11 AM

Nov 17
Buying a Scope?  What type, price ranges, where to buy.  Tony Jackson
Tory Top Library, 14.30

Dec 1
Drombeg Stone Circle, Michael O’Keefe.   This workshop in advance of visit so that we all have a better knowledge and understanding of the site beforehand.
Tory Top Library,  14.30

Dec 21
Winter Solstice at Drombeg
Drombeg,  16.00

2019

Jan 19
Discovering Exoplanets,  Derek O’Keefe, will also include details of dome automation.
Tory Top Library,  10.30

Feb 16
Introduction to Radio Astronomy.  Tom Bonner will introduce us to the amazing world of Radio Astronomy.
Tory Top Library,  10.30

Mar 9
Understanding the Ecliptic.  The Ecliptic is the imaginary orbit in the sky that marks the apparent annual path of the sun on the celestial sphere with the Earth as the reference frame. Understanding this momentum explains what and when we see the various objects in the night sky.

Tony Jackson
Tory Top Library,  10.30