Introduction to the Night Sky

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

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Fordingbridge Astronomers © Duncan Reavell

Event details

Thu, 23/02/2017 - 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Discover the night sky with Fordingbridge Astronomers.

Spend an evening under the stars at Blashford Lakes with members from Fordingbridge Astronomers. Begin indoors with an introductory talk on the sky tonight, before heading outside to observe the late Winter constellations. In the event of cloud an extended talk and indoor demonstration of telescopes and astro-software will be available. All proceeds from the event will be split between HIWWT and Fordingbridge Astronomers. Booking essential. Suitable for age 8 years and over.

Venue location

Blashford Lakes Centre, Ellingham Drove, Ringwood. BH24 3PJ. SU151079

Event information

Book by phone
Tel: 01425 472760
Book by email
BlashfordLakes@hiwwt.org.uk
Date
Thursday 23rd February 2017
Time
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Price / Donation
£6 per person
Category
Outdoor activity
Talk
Trust
Hampshire and IOW Wildlife Trust
Venue location
Blashford Lakes Centre, Ellingham Drove, Ringwood. BH24 3PJ. SU151079
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Wheelchair Access
Wheelchair users please contact organiser in advance
Mobility
People with limited mobility please contact organiser in advance
What to bring
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Torches are useful but will ideally not be used. Please bring binoculars if you have them, there will be some available to borrow on the evening.
Dogs
no dogs please
Contact details
Tel: 01425 472760
BlashfordLakes@hiwwt.org.uk
Jim Day or Tracy Standish