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November 2019

Web Site Briefing and Training Session

04/11/2019 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC
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Introduction to Astronomy

09/11/2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Tory Top Road Library, Tory Top Library, Ballyphehane
Cork, T12 WP57 Ireland
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Members only Tom Bonner Tom Bonner will present this introductory workshop designed for new members (or, maybe not so new members!) An overview of the past to the future, highlighting what astronomy has meant to humankind and where it could be talking us. We will travel to the extremes of both time and space. You can join at the door, email info@corkastronomyclub.com or ring Lynda 087-2321706

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Space Weather

11/11/2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Engineering Building UCC, Civil Engineering Building, University College, College Road
Cork, Ireland
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Solar scientist Sophie Murray will talk about how the Sun affects the Earth and could catastrophically impact on our satellites and electronics.

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Information Sub-Committee

25/11/2019 @ 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Clayton Hotel, Lapp's Quay, Cork, T12 RD6E
Cork, T12 RD6E
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2018 xmas for Observers

Observers’ Group Toy Show

25/11/2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dan Sheahan’s Bar & Restaurant, Dan Sheahan's Bar & Restaurant, Ovens, Co. Cork Cork Ireland + Google Map

Members only. Christmas jumpers mandatory At Dan Sheahan's Bar

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The Eclyptic

30/11/2019 @ 10:30 am - 1:00 pm
Tory Top Road Library, Tory Top Library, Ballyphehane
Cork, T12 WP57 Ireland
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Members only By Tony Jackson 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.     Workshop schedule page  

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December 2019

ambassador hotel cork

Cork Astronomy Club Christmas Party

09/12/2019 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Ambassador Hotel, Military Hill, St. Lukes
Cork, T23 T292 Ireland
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Drinks reception with mulled wine from 7pm Food serving from 8pm

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January 2020

Rocketry

11/01/2020 @ 10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Tory Top Road Library, Tory Top Library, Ballyphehane
Cork, T12 WP57 Ireland
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Tony Jackson, Membership Secretary Members only. Tony Jackson will cover a brief history of rocketry and look at the different kinds of rockets currently in use.

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Back to the Future: Celestial Navigation for Ocean Positioning

13/01/2020 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Engineering Building UCC, Civil Engineering Building, University College, College Road
Cork, Ireland
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For our January lecture, Master Mariner and nautical science lecturer Bill Kavanagh will explain how traditional methods were used to obtain a ship’s position by observing astronomical objects, and how such methods are being used again today in an era of global navigation satellite systems.  Bill is a committee member of Cork Astronomy Club. Captain Bill Kavanagh MA, FNI to give him his full title, lectures in the National Maritime College of Ireland at Ringskiddy. After a 20-year career at…

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