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Loughton Astronomical Society

Thursday Evening Meetings   (Visitors Welcome)

27 Jul 17
Alan Marriott
Astro Systems and BCF circa 1988 to 1993
Alan once worked for Astro Systems and Broadhurst Clarkson Fuller
03 Aug 17
LAS Members Debate
Should NASA divert exoplanet funding to Solar System missions?
The long awaited LAS Members Debate
10 Aug 17
Members and guests
Summer Barbeque
17 Aug 17
Professor James Hough
Comets and the Rosetta Mission
24 Aug 17
Brian Morton
ESA Space Expo - ESTEC Noordwijk, Netherlands
ESA Space Centre visit
31 Aug 17
Members and Guests
Observing Copernicus on Gibbous moon
07 Sep 17
Ray Villard
The James Webb Space Telescope (NASA Live web link)
NASA: Live Skype Video Link Up
* Indicates an outside speaker.
Thursday meetings are held in the scout hall off Loughton Lane, Theydon Bois, 20:00-22:00.

Other Astronomy Events Coming Up

Tue 08 Aug 17
Perseid Meteor shower
Start watching, peaks around 12th -13th August
Mon 21 Aug 17
Total Solar Eclipse USA
Fri 08 Sep 17
60 years since Sputnik
Astrokyds meetings 18:30 - 20:00 At St Mary's Church Hall, Coppice Row, Theydon Bois
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See the web site for updates and travel details.