kernow astronomers
Practical meetings and External Events Talks
2017
January
    Thursday January 19th  3 short talks by club members:
Mike Thompson - ESA
Mark Godwin - Binoculars
Derek King - Telescopes by Meade and Celestron
February
Wednesday February 1st Gifted and Talented at St.Columb Major Academy
Start 7:00pm
   
Thursday February 2nd Practical meeting: Astro-photography and a short talk by Sam Hughes on French Astronomers    
    Thursday February 16th A talk by Frank Johns entitled '... and who were Hertzsprung and Russell anyway?'
March
Wednesday March 1st Star Party at St.Columb Major Academy    
Thursday March 2nd Practical meeting: Accessories - finders, heaters, filters, focusing aids...and a short talk by Ross Biddle on Radio Astronomy    
Saturday March 4th Star Party, exhibition and talks at the National Trust's Trerice Manor.    
    Thursday March 16th 3 Short talsk by club members:
Brian Parsons - The Milky Way
Glynn Bennallick - Russian Space program
Roy Dunstan - Female Astronomers 
April
    Thursday April 20th A talk by astronomy author James Geach
May
Saturday May 6th Sun and Stars at the National Trust's Carnewas carpark - Bedruthan Steps. Start time 7:45pm    
    Thursday May 18th A talk by Mark Godwin
June
    Thursday June 15th A talk by Phil Brotherwood
July
Saturday July 1st Sun and Stars at the National Trust's Carnewas carpark - Bedruthan Steps. Start time 8:30pm    
    Thursday July 20th A talk by Glynn Bennallick
August
    Thursday August 17th A talk by Nick Tonkin
September
Saturday September 2nd Sun and Stars at the National Trust's Carnewas carpark - Bedruthan Steps. Start time 7:00pm    
    Thursday September 21st A talk by an external speaker
October
    Thursday October 19th AGM
Friday October 27th Star Party, exhibition and talks at the National Trust's Trerice Manor.    
November
    Thursday November 16th A talk by Brian Parsons