PADAS Meeting Schedule
PADAS Secretary Graham Mcloughlin will be the speaker when face-to-face meetings restart for the new season. The subject of Graham’s talk is “The Life of George Gibbs FRAS.”
The AGM will also be held.
Guest Speaker Robert Ince will be delivering a talk on Astrophotography using a Smartphone.
Our Guest Speakers will be Dr Keith Robinson & Liz Robinson
Observing Variable Stars with Binoculars
Christmas Dinner with talk by Dr Allan Chapman
Venue: Crofters Hotel Garstang
Observing session at JHO
Our Guest Speaker Jamie Dumayne will be talking about Next Generation Telescopes to detect Dark Energy
Our Guest speaker Steven Gough Kelly will be delivering a talk on simulation of Galaxy Evolution
Our Guest Speaker Robin Leadbeater will be talking about Amateur Spectroscopy.
Astro Equipment – Mounts & Telescopes Part 1: Choosing a Telescope Mount, Telescopes available to Amateurs. A Presentation by Graham, assisted by Nigel & Andy as Technical Advisers, including discussions with Members. Suitable for beginners and advanced amateurs.
Our guest speaker will be PADAS Vice President Professor Derek Ward-Thompson,
who will be delivering a talk about his latest work on cutting edge astronomy – content to be confirmed.
Members night for talk on astronomical image processing (electronic and hand drawings)
Members night at JHO for talk on Aurora by Andrea Dixon and solar observing
PADAS monthly meeting & AGM
Guest speaker Peter Wade will give a talk on ‘The Sun and Climate Change’