Crewkerne And District Astronomical Society

Meetings about to restart!!

With the suspension of Covid restrictions from 19th July, we will be restarting our meetings from Wednesday 21st July.

This is our usual Third Wednesday of the Month slot and we hope to keep this going.  This first meeting will be informal in that we won’t have an external speaker.  I do expect we will have a lot to catch up on, though, and all are welcome.

Obviously, we’ll be taking precautions to ensure everyone’s safety.

Hope to see you at Norton-sub Hamdon hall for a 19:30 start

About us.

Crewkerne and District Astronomical Society was formed in 2002 with around 24 members. The society now has a membership of over 50.

Our meetings are held on the third Wednesday of every month starting at 7.30pm in the Village Hall, New Road, Norton sub Hamdon, TA14 6SF (next to the Primary School). Our meetings are open to all. No previous experience or knowledge of astronomy is required. If you are generally interested in ‘what’s up there’, would like to learn how to image the night sky or would like to know where to start in astronomy, you will be particularly welcome. Of course, experienced astronomers are welcome too!

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One of the main aims of the Society is to ‘spread the word’ and to share our own interest and pleasure in astronomy with others. We have telescopes for the use of members who can also use our library.

Check our Events box for information on forthcoming meetings.
We look forward to seeing you.

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