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.

Thursday, 6 April 2017

Extraordinary General Meeting at Herstmonceux Village Hall on 27th April 2017

Extraordinary General Meeting at Herstmonceux Village Hall on 27th April 2017. Due to circumstances the A.G.M. has been brought forward as an E.G.M. Come along and elect a new committee for 2017/2018.

Sunday, 2 April 2017

Flowers for Irene Ellis

These were the flowers that were give to Irene Ellis on behalf of the Wealden Astronomical Society in memory of John Ellis.

Sunday, 12 March 2017

Science of Beer Curry Night (Adults Only) on Saturday 8th April 2017

Combining a fascinating talk with some fabulous fun demonstrations all about the process of brewing beer, PLUS the chance to sample some local brew, this is an evening not to be missed!

If that was not enough we will also provide a delicious curry and a voucher to sample a free beer of your choice (soft drinks and wine are also available). A vegetarian curry option is available but we are unable to offer alternatives to the curry.

There will be a cash bar throughout the event. and the opportunity to take beer home.

If the weather is good then there will ALSO be an opportunity to look through the Centre's fantastic historic telescopes at some fascinating night sky objects including Jupiter.

Wealden Astronomers will also be on hand with their Telescopes for public viewing on the lawns.

Friday, 10 March 2017

Open Evening at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Saturday 1st April 2017

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

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Wealden Astronomers Meeting at Hertmonceux Science Centre - Satuday 25th March 2017

Wealden Astronomers Meeting at Herstmonceux Science Centre on Saturday 25th March 2017 - Speaker Chris Woodcock on "The Sun, What to observe and How to observe it". There will be a power point presentation and Solar viewing equipment on show.

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Open Evening at the Herstmonceux Science Centre on 18th March 2017

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