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'Meets monthly (second Tuesday of the month) from September to May ... AAS also meets once a month (fourth Tuesday of the month throughout the year) at Bettridge Centre, Newtonhill, where we hold informal observing evenings. If you want to try out a few telescopes or learn how to get the most out of your model, then these are the evenings for you. AAS members are also on hand to point out features of the night sky. If the skies are cloudy then we retreat inside the Centre for astronomical discussions!'
'Meetings are open from 7 pm and the talks start promptly at 7.15 pm. Everyone welcome ... Come along and get a new perspective on the universe in which you live!'
All Saints' Methodist Church Hall, Dorchester Crescent, Abingdon, Vale of White Horse, OX14 2Q, South Eastwww.abingdonastro.org.uk/aas_blog/
Meets 'at 8 pm on the second Monday of each month from September to June (inclusive)'.
'We meet on a monthly basis at 7.30 pm. We are a small friendly group of all standards of Astronomy learning and welcome new members who would like to learn about Astronomy, be it the Moon Stars or deep space objects.'
'Throughout the year we meet on the first Friday of each month (except July and August) ... at 8 pm until 10 pm.'
'The society have meetings on the third Thursday of each month from September through to April. We do not currently meet in the summer months. All meetings start at 7.45 pm.'
'Our talks are aimed at the enthusiast beginner, unless specifically indicated. Topics range from Planetarium style talks on the stars, a focus on a particular planet, manned and unmanned exploration of space along with practical sessions on how to get the best out of telescopes, binoculars, computer software and websites.'
'Members nights are usually held on the second Wednesday of the month ... except for June, July and August when there is a recess. Meetings commence at 7.30 pm (doors open around 7 pm) and finish around 10.00 pm. These cover discussion of events of current interest, reports from the Committee, followed by the main event of the evening which is a presentation by an Association member or Guest Speaker describing a topic of general interest. Observing equipment is always available to use after the meetings, but weather conditions are rarely favourable, unfortunately!'
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'We meet monthly, usually on the first Friday of the month at 8 pm, and are always happy to see new faces at our meetings.'
'The Society holds eight regular monthly lecture meetings from September through to April each year ... Lectures are held in the University of Strathclyde in Glasgow city centre at 7.30 pm, normally on the third Thursday of each month, however this does occasionally change to allow us to welcome some of our speakers who have busy schedules. All topics of Astronomy are covered in the lectures from Planetary Science to Astrophotography and The Search for Life Beyond Earth. The lectures are free and are open to members and non-members alike. Prior to each meeting a Newsletter is circulated to the Membership giving details of the speaker, the lecture topic and other matters of timely interest.'
'Each month we have a meeting in Aylesbury, where our members and guests will present information on new and interesting aspects of astronomy to other members of the society. The meetings take place on the first Monday of each month at 19.30 until approx 21.30. If the first Monday of the month is a Bank Holiday, the meeting will take place on the following Monday.'
'The Society meets on the fourth Monday of the month September to May ... 7 pm till 9.30 pm. At each meeting there is “time for a chat” when members get together to discuss scopes, astronomy kit and star gazing or just catch up with the gossip. We also have short talks from Members and a Guest speaker ... Don’t worry if you are a newcomer or a beginner just join in the chat! We have all levels of experience and will be pleased to help.'
'All meetings, unless otherwise stated, are held between 7.00 – 10.00 pm on the fourth Thursday of each month except December ... Meetings normally consist of a lecture given by either Basingstoke AS members or by visiting speakers, question and answer sessions, what’s on in the night sky and general discussions over coffee. Members bring telescopes to take advantage of clear skies from the school field.'
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'We have two sessions of meetings each year, with the meetings a fortnight apart. Usually the first meeting in the month is a general one of news and discussions. For the last one each month we have a guest speaker to give a talk.'
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'We meet once a month for a beginners’ talk and a main item which explores a topic in more depth.'
'We meet regularly on the last Wednesday of each month and where informal get-togethers are interlaced with talks by eminent speakers.'
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'We meet every Wednesday evening in our club room at Aston University ... We also have monthly lectures from a variety of guest speakers ... on the last Tuesday of the month.'
'All meetings take place on the first Wednesday of the month, at ... Meetings start 8 pm, doors open 7.30 pm.'
'Meetings are held each month on Tuesday evenings, commencing at 7.30 pm and concluding around 9 pm. Our main meeting programme runs from September to May, and features a formal lecture on the first Tuesday of the month, and a more informal "Activity Night" on the third Tuesday.'
'The Astronomical Section provides a programme of lectures and occasionally a visit to an observatory or other site ... Lecturers are from outside, members of the Society or members of other astronomical societies.'