Winter 2000-2001 Programme of Meetings

City Observatory, Calton Hill, Edinburgh EH7 5AA

Ordinary meetings take place at 8pm (Civil Time) in the City Dome of the City Observatory (usually on the first Friday of the month). The Observatory is open to the public most other Friday evenings from 8pm to 10pm.

Any changes to our meeting arrangements will be put on our website and on the answering machine at the observatory (556 4365).

2000 October 6th Dr Marek Kukula - University of Edinburgh
  Black Holes and Quasars
November 3rd Dr David Clarke - Director University of Glasgow Observatory
  The Pleiades
December 1st Roger Stapleton - St.Andrews University
  What time is it?
2001 January 5th Graham Rule - Secretary, ASE
Astronomical publishing in Edinburgh in the 19th Century
February 2nd Dr John Cooke - University of Edinburgh
  Mapping the nearest stars
March 2nd Annual General Meeting
Lorna McCalman - President, ASE
Dark Secrets (Presidential Address)

In addition to the above meetings the Society's Astrophotography & Imaging Group is planning to meet on the first Monday of each month: October 2nd, November 6th, December 4th, January 8th, February 5th, March 5th.