kernow astronomers
Practical meetings and External Events Talks
 
2020
Thursday January 9th Practical night at Trevarrian:
Astrophotography, image capture
   
    Thursday January 16th A talk by Clint O'connor - “We Are All Made of Stardust”
Thursday February 6th Practical night at Trevarrian:
Astrophotography, image processing
   
    Thursday February 20th Group discussion
Saturday February 29th Star Party, exhibition, videos and slides at the National Trust's Trerice Manor.    
Thursday March 5th Practical night at Trevarrian:
Equipment setup
   
    Thursday March 19th Meeting Cancelled! - due to Coronavirus
       
    Thursday April 16th Meeting Cancelled! - due to Coronavirus
Saturday May 2nd Cancelled due to Coronavirus:
Sun and Stars at Carnewas, Bedruthan Steps
   
    Thursday June 4th Zoom meeting - Polar alignment
       
    Thursday June 18th A talk by an external speaker
       
    Thursday July 2nd Zoom meeting - types of telescope and how to collimate them.
       
    Thursday July 16th Group discussion
Saturday July 25th Cancelled due to Coronavirus:
Sun and Stars at Carnewas, Bedruthan Steps
   
Thursday August 20th Zoom meeting - Talks on Robert Burnham and Backyard Observatories
    Thursday September 17th A talk by Adrian - The Van Allen Belts
Saturday September 26th Cancelled due to Coronavirus:
Sun and Stars at Carnewas, Bedruthan Steps
   
Thursday October 1st Zoom meeting - Telescope dimensions and FOV by Frank    
    Thursday October 15th Talk by Nick Tonkin on Robert Burham Jnr.
Saturday October 24th Cancelled due to Coronavirus:
Star Party, exhibition, videos and slides at the National Trust's Trerice Manor.
   
Thursday November 5th Zoom meeting... Dean Ashton will give a presentation on how to image Mars.    
    Thursday November 19th A talk by Sheona Urquhart  -

A brief history of everything…! 

    A whistle stop tour of the universe (pretty pictures and all)!  From the Big Bang to the place we call home and everything in between