Our 51st year
Diary note: Early hours of 13th or 14th – Geminid meteor shower.
16th December 2-4 pm Art Space in St Nicolas, 33 Sutcliffe Ave, Earley, Reading RG6 7
Exhibition ‘Stars’ with workshops run by Reading Astronomical Society. Not only great photography and telescopes showing what can be seen in the Night-sky even in light polluted Reading, but art workshops and exhibition of paintings.Free suitable for all ages.
Astronomy talk or observing if clear. Children welcome if accompanied by an adult.
Fri 29th Dec 2023 7.30pm (OK, just this month, 5th Friday)
1st Wokingham Scout Hut in Evendons Lane, Wokingham. RG41 4DX.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org or text 07510444630 for further information.
Please ignore information at gostargazing(dot)com.
We no longer meet in Swallowfield.
Monthly Main Meeting.
Jan 20 2024 7 pm
St Peter’s Church Hall
ZOOM access to be decided due to the unconventional format of the session.
Members’ Evening quiz and fun. Details may be listed here later.
Chat with us on ZOOM on these Fridays at 7pm.
Dec 1st. 8, 15, 22, (not 29th)
Jan 5, 12, 19, (not 26th)
Astronomy chat by experts and beginners with members of local astronomy societies.
Request login details from Gerry by text on 07510 444 630 or email us at email@example.com
We also keep in touch through a Google Group, email news list, and Zoom.
By invitation – send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
Category Archives: News
Saturday 18th September 2021 With about 30 members in the hall this was a hybrid meeting watching a remote presentation by Paul Fellows and a further 26 participants on zoom. Snowball Earth– A look at the evidence that around 600 … Continue reading
The last such meeting was Feb 2020. If more are held this will be updated with the details. Reading Astronomical Society An annual roundup of our activities. St. Peter’s Church Hall, Church Road, Earley. Saturday 29th Feb. 2020 1pm-5pm. Image … Continue reading
The area flagged out in the pic will be our stand. It certainly has clear lines to the horizon in all directions (even the tree line to the north is not obtrusive). Bring sunscreen and water – it will be … Continue reading
Saturday 24th Feb – Open day A day for anything! We will be in attendance from 10am – 5pm at St Peters hall to show, discuss, demonstrate, display all aspects of the society and our enthusiasm for the universe. … Continue reading
We will be holding a special summer meeting in the Elwin Room, Bath Royal Literary and Scientific Institution, 16-18 Queen Square, Bath BA1 2HN Saturday June 24th 2017 at 2pm. Talk on Caroline and William Herschel by Mona Evans which … Continue reading
Join the Reading Astronomical Society at London Road Campus of University of Reading With the British Science Association Sat 11th March 6.30pm ’til 9pm. Moon observing – weather permitting. In the main quad garden. An Evening of astronomy talks. In … Continue reading
On a Saturday in spring 2018 10am-5pm. A day of seminars by local experts, on astronopmical imaging. Past comments: Thank you for yesterday’s imaging session. It was extremely helpful and interesting and I’m sure all present are appreciative of you … Continue reading
Here’s the contents of the cupboards and these telescopes have to go. Come along tonight (19/11/2016) and make your bid and if that means you get it free we won’t object. NB: Not all OTAs have tripods.