A Voyage Around the Universe

Richard Darn, an expert in dark sky astronomy, will guide us through the universe using an advanced computer program projected onto a big screen.

Monday 20th February 2017 6:30 – 8 pm at the People’s Hall. Admission £1 (under 16s free).

Stories Under the Stars

Wrap up warm, bring a blanket and a hot drink, and listen to poems and prose read by John Rice and Gareth Downes, Head of English at Sedbergh School.

Tuesday 21st February 2017 6:30 – 7:15pm at the Pepperpot, Sedbergh School. Admission free. Sedbergh School pupils will be on hand from 6.15 pm to guide you from Busk Lane to the Pepperpot. Weather dependent event – check this site’s events calendar on the day for updates.

Astro-Photography

Come and learn the basics of astro-photography with Pete Collins. We will also be joined by Dave Forknall. If you have them, please bring a DSLR and a tripod.

Wednesday 22nd February. The evening will begin with a presentation by Pete in the Committee Room at the People’s Hall, Howgill Lane, Sedbergh from 5.30 – 6.15 p.m., followed by a photography session at Longstone Common Carpark on the A684 towards Garsdale.

Admission free. Weather dependent event – check this site’s events calendar on the day for updates.

Stargazing

Enjoy an evening learning to identify constellations, planets and stars. Telescopes and binoculars will be available or bring your own.

Thursday 23rd February 2017 6:30 – 8pm at Longstone Common Carpark, A684. Admission free. Weather dependent event – check this site’s events calendar on the day for updates.