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Back to Basics Workshop, St Asaph, North Wales

Saturday, 2015, October 10 (All day)
St Asaph, North Wales

Are you new to Astronomy?

Then the BAA “Back to Basics” Workshop is for YOU!

Saturday October 10th 2015

OpTIC Technium, Glyndŵr University, Ffordd William Morgan, St Asaph LL17 0JD

The British Astronomical Association has designed a programme of talks and practical sessions to help you learn basic techniques and develop your interest to its full potential. Experienced people will be on hand to answer your questions.

The cost for the meeting is £13.00 BAA Members & children under 16. £15.00 for non-members. Price includes refreshments and a buffet lunch.

Retailers attending will be BAA Sales and Cambrian Photography Ltd 

SPACE IS LIMITED SO ALL ATTENDEES MUST PRE-BOOK. You can download a booking form here St Asaph B2B Booking - web form only.pdf

You can download a Map here: Map for St Asaph & The OpTIC Centre 9-5-15.pdf

Programme:

09:30

Registration – Tea/coffee

Cofrestru – te/coffi

10:00

Official welcome – The next BAA President – Dr Jeremy Shears 

Croeso swyddogol – Llywydd BAA

10:05

So what astronomy can I do? – Mrs Hazel Collett

Felly pa seryddiaeth ga i ei wneud?

10:15

What equipment & books do I need? – Dr Stewart Moore  

Pa offer a llyfrau ydw i eu hangen?

11:15

Solar observing and Workshop –  Ms Lyn Smith   

Arsylwi’r Haul a gweithdy

12:00

Starting Radio Astronomy – Mrs Karen Holland 

Cychwyn efo radio-seryddiaeth

12:45

Lunch

Cinio

13:45

Preliminary: Excursion through this remarkable building called OpTIC Technium.

Taith i weld OpTIC Technium

 

15:00

Lunar observing & Workshop – Mr Nick James

Arsylwi’r Lleuad a gweithdy

15:45

Afternoon Tea

Te prynhawn

16:15

Imaging for Beginners – Tony Morris

Creu delweddau i ddechreuwyr

17:00

Feedback, Q&A session & Raffle

Adborth, Hawl i holi a Raffl

17:15

Close.

Gorffen

Meetings Organiser Mrs Hazel Collett

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