Programme of Lectures

All meetings start at 8pm in the Lecture Theatre at Ballyclare High School, Ballyclare, County Antrim. For directions, click here.


September 2nd – Gary Fildes (Kielder Observatory) – TBC

October 7th – Prof. Michael  Burton (Armagh Observatory/Planetarium  – Astronomy in Antarctica

November 4th – Dr.Ryan Milligan (QUB) – The Sleeping Giant the Current State of Solar Activity

December 2nd – Dr. Matt Redman (Galway) – The Shaping of Planetary Nebulae


January 6th – Prof. Mark Bailey – Societal Impacts and Long-term Climate Archives at Armagh Observatory

February 3rd – Prof. Tom Millar (QUB) – The Birth Of Stars And Planets   Stevie Beasant (NIAAS) – Orion, More than a Nebula

March 2nd – Dr. Mike Simms (National Museums NI) – 1969 A Special Year For Space Rocks (and not just the moon)

April 6th – Meeting Cancelled

May 4th – Meeting Cancelled