Opening of the J.H.Jones Observatory Extension

Other Event

Saturday, 22nd June 2019 (13:00 - 18:00)

Venue: The J.A. Jones Hoober Observatory

The Worshipful Mayor of Rotherham 

Councillor Jenny Andrews


Members & visitors start to arrive and park at Hoober  Stand Car Park.
Visitors shown round Observatory, Dome and Telescope

Mayor arrives

Mayors official opening 

Mayor has a guided tour

Paul Money Lecture in the Presentation Room

Buffet available

Alan Chapman Lecture in the Presentation Room

Closing Speeches 

All times approximate

National Lottery Awards for All

Mrs Audrey May Hampshire Lowe Memorial Fund

Speaker: Various

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