From Earth & Space; Open Night at Blackrock Castle Observatory 18th November

As special family-friendly open night for Science Week, Blackrock Castle Observatory present “From Earth & Space” . Commencing at 7.00 pm author John O’Sullivan, discusses his new book, In the Footsteps of Columbus, European Missions to the International Space Station and displays a sample of his extensive Space Mission Patch Collection. At 8.00 pm scientists and researchers present short talks on Cork based nature projects; in association with Cork Nature Network, the evening continues with an opportunity to join Cork Astronomy Club on Stargazing mission of the night sky.

Date: Friday, November 18th

Time: 19.00 – 22.00

Cost:  free, but booking for the Cork Nature Network talk is through Eventbrite. No booking is required for stargazing, although that is weather dependent.

For more event information and booking details contact  021 4326120  or email info@bco.ie

 

See  http://www.bco.ie/education/skymatters/ for more on November skies.

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