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Stargazing Live Event

Thursday, 14th January 2016 (19:45 - 22:00)

Venue: Meeting Room, Swinton Bottom Club (Formerly Swinton WMC)

Tonight’s talk is for those interested astronomy, beginners and those who just need to be reminded of the basics.


The talk will discuss how the human eye works, how to prepare for an evening viewing, basics of telescopes, mounts and setting them up.  All that is needed for those first evenings under a clear dark sky.

Speaker: Paul D’Silva

Paul D'Silva

Mexborough & Swinton Astronomical Society is a Registered Charity in England & Wales, Registered Charity No 1064103.

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