Thursday, 14 September 2017

Important Notice - See Tab Website under revision

Wealden Astronomical Society has changed its name to Wealden Astronomers and the website is being revamped. See Tab Website under revision

Sunday, 3 September 2017

Next Meeting of Wealden Astronomers at Herstmonceux Village Hall on Friday 29th September 2017

The Next Meeting of the Wealden Astronomers will be at Herstmonceux Village Hall on Friday 29th September 2017 and thereafter on the fourth Friday of every month.
Please note there is no meeting in December 2017.
If you have a Telescope or Binoculars bring them along and if the evening is clear we will do some viewing. If you need help with your telescope our members are only too willing to help you.

See WAS Events for list of meeting dates.

Thursday, 10 August 2017

Notice of A.G.M for all members at Herstmonceux Village Hall on 31st August


Will members please note that the Annual General Meeting of the Wealden Astronomical Society will be held at:

Herstmonceux Village Hall, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, BN27 4JX on Thursday 31st August 2017 at 7:30 p.m.

All members should have been emailed. And if they've not received the notice and agenda to contact wealdenastro@gmail.com

Friday, 14 July 2017

Notice of a members meeting on Saturday 22nd July 2017 at the Observatory Science Centre

Notice of a members meeting on Saturday 22nd July 2017 at the Observatory Science Centre in the cafe. 7.00pm arrive for 7.30pm prompt start.

The membership will be meeting to discuss recent events and to agree the way forward for the society. All members are most welcome and contributions and ideas for the future of the society will be gratefully received.

Please note that we only have the cafe until 8.45pm and must vacate by 9.00pm for Sandra to lock up.

Tuesday, 6 June 2017

Wealden Astronomers Meeeting at Herstmonceux Village Hall on Thursday 29th June 2017

Wealden Astronomers Meeting at Herstmonceux village hall - Speaker Jarvis Brand - Subject "20 ways the Universe wants to kill you"

Sunday, 4 June 2017

International SUNday and Fathers day at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Sunday 18th June 2017

Initiated by the Charlie Bates Solar Astronomy Project (CBSAP), we are hoping to celebrate with a sunny summer day. Come and join in the fun and take the opportunity to learn about the Sun and look at it safely through a solar telescope donated by Stephen Ramsden, founder of CBSAP. Other solar scopes will be available including those from Wealden Astronomy Society.

Monday, 29 May 2017

Open Evening at Herstmonceux Science Centre on 17th June 2017 - Adults Only

Open Evening for Adults Only with a bar and music by the Equatorial Group. The Wealden Astronomers will be on the lawns in front of the observatory with chances to see Jupiter and Saturn.

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Wealden Astronomers meeting at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Saturday 27th May 2017

Wealden Astronomers meeting at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Saturday 27th May 2017.
The Speaker will be John Pilbeam on the subject of Star Hopping which should be of interest to everyone.

Monday, 1 May 2017

Open Evening at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Friday 19th May 2017

Open Evening with viewing through the telescopes of the Wealden Astronomers on the lawns in front of the Observatory (Weather permitting)

Friday, 28 April 2017

Open evening at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Saturday 6th May 2017

Open Evening with viewing through the telescopes/binoculars of the Wealden Astronomers on the lawns in front of the Observatory. With clear skies there may be a chance to view the 'Eta Aquarids' meteor shower.