Astronomy and Space Science

Video

Code: 90

We consider the possible origins of the universe, the formation of stars, galaxies and our own solar system with its planets, moons, comets and asteroids. Talks are illustrated throughout and start with comments on the night sky visible each month.

Leader

Jim 01483 575597 Email The Leader

Day and Time

1st Wednesday of the month 14.00 to 16.00

Dates

Oct 5 : Nov 2 : Dec 7 : Jan 4 : Feb 1 : Mar 1 : Apr 5 : May 3

Venue

Emmanuel Church (Old Church)

Engineering Group

Code: 149

The Engineering Group will be presenting a wide range of engineering topics of a multidisciplinary nature where members’ own hard won experience can be shared and discussed. Up to date knowledge of engineering disciplines is not needed..              Image of Major Projects are on  page 2

Leader

Michael 07771826819

Day and Time

3rd Thursday of the month 14.00 to 16.00

Dates

Oct 20 : Nov 17 : Dec 15 : Jan 19 : Feb 16 : Mar 16 : Apr 20: May 18

Venue

Burpham Village Hall (Large Room)

Making Sense of the Weather

 

Code: 93

The course will comprise just three sessions. They will cover some
elementary theory, with tips for making short-term forecasts. There will
be many photographs of cloud types with explanations as to how to
interpret weather maps. No previous knowledge is necessary just a
healthy interest in the sky.

Leader

Bill 01483 811206

Day and Time

1st Friday of the month 14.00 to 16.00

Dates

Nov 11 : Dec 9 : Jan 13

Venue

Emmanuel Church (Old Church)

Science Forum

Video

Code: 92

Presentations from a wide variety of subjects by members or visitors who have either a special interest from their working life or an enthusiasm for other aspects of science. Short talks on current developments as well as more in-depth lectures give a rich variety of information. Details

Leader

Bernie 01483823898

Day and Time

2nd Tuesday of the month 14.00 to 16.00

Dates

Oct 11 : Nov 8 : Dec 13 : Jan 10 : Feb 14 : Mar 14 : Apr 11 : May 9

Venue

Merrow Village Hall