Feb
20
Tue
2018
South Anston Guides @ Observatory
Feb 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

South Anston Guides

Approx 20 guides aged 10-15 years.

Ian giving talk

Feb
23
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Feb 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

When Worlds Collide by Roy Gunson @ Observatory
Feb 23 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Talk by Roy Gunson – When Worlds Collide

Feb
27
Tue
2018
U3A Science & Tech Group – Matlock @ Observatory
Feb 27 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Matlock U3A Sience & Tech Group

Approx 25 adults

Mark giving talk

Feb
28
Wed
2018
267 Wednesday Night Dore Beaver Scouts @ Observatory
Feb 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Dore Beaver Scouts

Approx 18 boys aged 6-8 plus 6 adults + 4 youth leaders aged 14 upwards

6:30 start

Graham giving talk

 

Mar
1
Thu
2018
4th Dronfield Brownies @ Observatory
Mar 1 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

4th Dronfield Brownies

Approx 24 Brownies aged 8-11 yrs (a few 7 yrs) + 4 helpers

6:30 start

Ian giving talk

Mar
2
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Mar 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Mar
5
Mon
2018
Bakewell Friday Beavers @ Observatory
Mar 5 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Bakewell Friday Beavers

6pm start

10-14 Beavers

Ian giving talk

Mar
6
Tue
2018
Society Committee Meeting at the Observatory
Mar 6 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Mar
7
Wed
2018
1st Ashover Brownies @ Observatory
Mar 7 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

1st Ashover Brownies

Approx 17 Brownies aged 8-11 years + 3/4 helpers

6:30 start to 8 pm

Graham giving talk

Mar
9
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Mar 9 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Mar
12
Mon
2018
1st Holymoorside Cub Group @ Observatory
Mar 12 @ 6:30 pm – 7:45 pm

1st Holymoorside Cub Group

Approx 20 cubs and 7 young leaders

Mark giving talk

Mar
13
Tue
2018
1st North Wingfield Cub/Scouts @ Observatory
Mar 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

1st North Wingfield Cubs

12-15 cubs aged 7.1/2 to 10 years

6:30 start

Graham giving talk

Mar
14
Wed
2018
4th Dronfield Beavers @ Observatory
Mar 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

4th Dronfield Beavers

Approx 14 Beavers + parents + 3 helpers

6:30 start

Mark is giving talk

Mar
16
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Mar 16 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Mar
20
Tue
2018
1st Derbyshire Scouts (Whittington) @ Observatory
Mar 20 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

1st Derbyshire Scouts (Whittington)

10 scouts 11-16 years + 4 helper

7:30-9:30pm

Mark to give talk

Mar
23
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Mar 23 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

How Astronomers Control Your Life by Professor Brad Gibson @ Observatory
Mar 23 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Talk by Professor Brad Gibson – How Astronomers Control Your Life

Mar
30
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Mar 30 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Apr
3
Tue
2018
Society Committee Meeting at the Observatory
Apr 3 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Apr
6
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Apr 6 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Apr
13
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Apr 13 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

Apr
20
Fri
2018
Observatory Open – Click for Info
Apr 20 @ 8:00 pm – 11:30 pm

Our observatory is open every Friday from 8pm onwards until the last person leaves. We always give visitors a warm welcome so if you’d like to join us, please feel free to do so. You don’t need to book your visit, just pop over to see us and we’ll show you around and make sure you get the opportunity to do some stargazing too if the weather is with us. We rely on the generosity of the local community to keep the observatory open so please can you place a small donation of £2 in our visitors’ pot when you visit.

Friday night is also members’ night and whilst we are always delighted to receive visitors please be aware that sometimes our members could be busy with their hobby which can require a high level of concentration so might appreciate it if you avoid interrupting them when using or setting up a telescope. Thanks for your understanding.

The Monster in The Crab – by Gary Poyner @ Observatory
Apr 20 @ 8:15 pm – 9:15 pm

Talk by Gary Poyner – The Monster in The Crab