West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

The last Friday of the month from January 2023 to December 2024, except for August, December

Rosse Observatory
Carleton Road, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF8 3RJ

On the last Friday of each month, except for August and December, the West Yorkshire Astronomical Society host their Young Astronomers Club at their fabulous Rosse Observatory. These sessions, which have a different theme each month, are aimed at children aged from four to twelve years old and include a talk, crafts, experiments and also a snack. The cost is £8 per child; one adult per child due to space.

Attending is by prior booking; please contact Young Astronomers Club to book your space(s).


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West Yorkshire Astronomical Society

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Please contact West Yorkshire Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding their events.



Forthcoming events

Below is a list of West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club events at Rosse Observatory. You can view events at this location on a calendar.

  • West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

    Friday 26th July 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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  • West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

    Friday 27th September 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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  • West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

    Friday 25th October 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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  • West Yorkshire Astronomical Society Young Astronomers Club

    Friday 29th November 2024 from 19:00pm to 21:00pm

    Rosse Observatory, Pontefract, WF8 3RJ

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