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IAS Meetings

Exploring the Low Frequency Radio Universe from Birr

by Prof. Peter Gallagher (TCD)

Monday 28th November 2016 (20.00 hrs).
Venue: Ely House, 8 Ely Place, Dublin 2. All welcome, free event.

More talks to follow.

IAS Public Star Parties

Observing at Sandymount

Sandymount, Dublin

Friday, 7th Oct 2016 (20.00 hrs):

The Dublin Sidewalk Astronomers meet at the car park, on Strand Road, just south of the Sandymount Martello Tower, Dublin 4. Free, all welcome.

Members bring along their telescopes and share the wonders of the night-sky with the public.

Futher dates TBA.

Clontarf, Dublin

Saturday, 8th Oct 2016 (20.00 hrs):

This continues the new venture by the Dublin Sidewalk Astronomers of the IAS. The venue is the seafront car park, on Clontarf Road, opposite the Clontarf Bus Garage, Dublin 3. Free, all welcome.

Futher dates TBA.

Other Events

Malahide Community School astronomy course

Beginners may be interested in the astronomy course run by IAS member John Daly at the Malahide Community School. The 10 week course including topics such as planets of the solar system, galaxies, the lives of stars, a brief history of astronomy, advice on choosing a telescope, the latest happenings in space and much more.

More information and how to book. Also you can contact by phone on 01 8460949 or 086 8188783.

Note that this is not run by the IAS.

2016 Dates to Save

October 28-30: Mayo Dark Sky Festival - Newport, Co Mayo.

2017 Dates to Save

January 28: Galway Astronomy Festival - Galway City.
March 31 - April 2: Cosmos - Athlone, Co Westmeath.

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