Southport Astronomical Society at Fernley Observatory

Thursday 20th June 2019 from 19:30pm to 21:30pm

Fernley Observatory

Hesketh Park, Southport, PR9 9LN, North West


This evening astronomers from Southport Astronomical Society will be meeting at the Joseph Baxendell Fernley Observatory in Hesketh Park. New members and beginners are welcome.

- Event will involve stargazing and observing the skies through telescopes weather permitting

- Event run by a local astronomical society often involving an in-depth presentation by a guest speaker often with observing afterwards if weather permits. Most societies welcome members of the public to join them sometimes for a small fee or donation.


This event is being organised by Southport Astronomical Society who should be contacted if you have any queries. We highly recommend you confirm this event is indeed going ahead before travelling. If you do attend it would be fantastic if you could let the organiser know you found them via Go Stargazing!


Please contact Southport Astronomical Society directly for more details regarding this event or, if appropriate, contact the event venue.

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