The Royal Masonic School for Girls
Rickmansworth, Watford, WD3 4HF
The British Astronomical Association in collaboration with South West Herts Astronomical Society offers this daytime event of talks and practical sessions to help you learn basic techniques and develop your interest in astronomy to its full potential.
Experienced people will be on hand to answer your questions. We will cover what equipment you need to get started, introduction into solar and planetary observing. Booking required with refreshments and lunch included in the price.
Please note that this event has already taken place on 26/10/2019
The below chart shows if and when the skies will be at their darkest during this event. Moonlight is shown in light yellow and the Sun's twilight in light blue. Midnight on the date shown is shown as a white line with sunset to the left and sunrise the next morning to the right. A black background with stars shows the best times for stargazing.
Sat 26th Oct
Local light pollution
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.