Here are provisional details of the public events planned during the summer of 2012......
Noctilucent Clouds Talk by Ken Kennedy (BAA Aurora Section Director)
Fri 25th May (7-10pm) at Castlehill Heritage Centre, Castletown
Aurora Talk by Ken Kennedy (BAA Aurora Section Director)
Sat 26th May (2-4:30pm) at Caithness Horizons. Includes a display of stunning photos showing aurora and NLCs taken by local photographers.
Observe the Transit of Venus across the Sun – get up early and join us for the chance to observe an event that will not be seen again for over 100 years!
Wed 6th June (at Sunrise) - Observing location TBC.
Exoplanets Talk by Prof Andrew Collier Cameron (St Andrews Univ)
Fri 15th June (7-10pm) at Castlehill Heritage Centre
"The Future of Spaceflight" by Duncan Lunan (Astronomers of the Future)
Fri 31st August (7-10pm) at Thurso High School
CAG Open Day incl Solar Observing
Sat 1st Sept (1:30-4pm) at Caithness Horizons
Dates/times/venues are subject to change. Weather permitting solar observing will take place before the talks.