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The date and venue for out next talk is as follows:

Monday 28th January 2019 (20:00).
Venue: Ely House, 8 Ely Place, Dublin 2. All welcome, free event. Title to be advised.

More talks follow on 2019 Feb 25th, Mar 25th and Apr 29th (at Ely House; all on Mondays).

IAS Public Star Parties

Observing at Sandymount

Sandymount, Dublin

Fri, Jan 11th 2019 (20:00)

The Dublin Sidewalk Astronomers meet at the car park, on Strand Road, just south of the Sandymount Martello Tower, Dublin 4. Free, all welcome.

Members bring along their telescopes and share the wonders of the night-sky with the public.

Further dates, in Sandymount, are:
2019: Feb 15, Mar 15 and Apr 12.

Photo by M.Murphy.

Clontarf, Dublin

Saturday, Jan 12th 2019 (20:00)

This is our Dublin north-side venue of the Dublin Sidewalk Astronomers of the IAS. The venue is the seafront car park, on Clontarf Road, opposite the Clontarf Bus Garage, Dublin 3. Free, all welcome. Geminid Meteors on view!

Further dates, in Clontarf, are:
2019: Feb 16, Mar 16 and Apr 13.

Other Events

Malahide VEC astronomy course

Beginners may be interested in the astronomy course run by IAS member John Daly at the Malahide VEC. The course began on 2nd October 2018. The duration is 10 weeks. For Enrolment please ring 01-8460949. Any queries to John Daly (mobile phone 086-8188783).

Note that this is not run by the IAS.

2019 Dates to Save

January 26: Galway Astrofest, Galway City.

April 5-7: Cosmos, Athlone, Co Westmeath.

August 24-25: Skellig Star Party, Ballinskelligs, Co. Kerry.

September 6-8: BAA Meeting, Armagh.

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