Techniquest Glyndŵr’s Astronomy Club is provided for people of all ages. Each event features the opportunity to travel into space within our portable StarDome Planetarium, an enlightening talk about an aspect of stargazing, children’s activities and of course — weather permitting — a chance for some live stargazing with our telescopes.
Price: £5 per person
Saturday, 8th December 2018
Beyond the orbit of Neptune
Saturday, 12th January 2019
Saturday, 9th February 2019
The Chocolate bars of Space
Saturday, 9th March 2019
Next Astronomy Club theme in December is Interstellar Flyby
The session includes:
> Exploring where Comets, Asteroids and Meteors come from in an interactive Dome show
> A talk about Meteor Showers, where to see them and where they come from.
> Continuation of the ongoing solar system creative activity and making Meteor Mobiles to take home!
> Seeing the effects of a meteorite landing with hands-on activities.
> Locating the Gemini Constellation and taking a closer look with our telescopes (weather permitting)