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IAS Lectures

For the 25 Feb 2019 lecture please see the Home Page.

More talks follow on 2019 Mar 25th and Apr 29th (at Ely House; all on Mondays).

IAS Public Star Parties

Observing at Sandymount

Sandymount, Dublin

Fri, Mar 15th 2019 (20:00)

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.

Further dates, in Sandymount, are:
2019: Apr 12.

Photo by M.Murphy.

Clontarf, Dublin

Saturday, Mar 16th 2019 (20:00)

This is our Dublin north-side venue of 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. Geminid Meteors on view!

Further dates, in Clontarf, are:
2019: Apr 13.

Other Events

Malahide VEC astronomy course

Beginners may be interested in the astronomy course run by IAS member John Daly at the Malahide VEC. The course began on 2nd October 2018. The duration is 10 weeks. For Enrolment please ring 01-8460949. Any queries to John Daly (mobile phone 086-8188783).

Note that this is not run by the IAS.

2019 Dates to Save

April 5-7: Cosmos, Athlone, Co Westmeath.

August 24-25: Skellig Star Party, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry.

September 6-8: BAA Meeting, Armagh.

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