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Calendar of Meetings and Events

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January

Saturday, 2020, January 25 - 14:00
BAA Meeting

March

Saturday, 2020, March 7 (All day)
Back to Basics Workshop, Cottingham, Near Hull
Saturday, 2020, March 14 - 10:00
The 2020 Deep Sky Section meeting will be held in the Diamond, Sheffield
Saturday, 2020, March 21 (All day)
A free one-day conference
Wednesday, 2020, March 25 - 17:00
Special General Meeting and BAA Meeting

April

Wednesday, 2020, April 1 - 19:00
Prospects for C/2019 Y4 (ATLAS) Webinar
Friday, 2020, April 3 - 19:00
The 2020 Winchester weekend at Sparsholt College, Winchester
Wednesday, 2020, April 8 - 19:00
Weather permitting, observing Venus from David Arditti's observatory
Wednesday, 2020, April 15 - 19:00
Sir Patrick Moore - Early Life, Mentors and Notebooks Webinar
Wednesday, 2020, April 22 - 19:00
Two Variable Stars in the Northern Crown Webinar
Friday, 2020, April 24 - 12:00
A Special Image for the 30th Anniversary of the launch of the Hubble Space Telescope
Saturday, 2020, April 25 (All day)
One Day Spring Meeting - Nottingham
Saturday, 2020, April 25 - 14:30
Spring Webinar replacing the One Day Spring meeting
Wednesday, 2020, April 29 - 19:00
Weather permitting, observing the Moon from David Arditti's observatory

May

Saturday, 2020, May 2 (All day)
Mercury and Venus Section Meeting - York
Sunday, 2020, May 3 (All day)
This SPA workshop covers all aspects of astrophotography at a beginner’s level.
Wednesday, 2020, May 6 - 19:00
From Kitchens to Comets - Hunting for molecules with a spectroscope
Saturday, 2020, May 9 (All day)
Variable Star Section Meeting, Northampton
Wednesday, 2020, May 13 - 19:00
Sir Patrick Moore - Early Life, Mentors and Notebooks Webinar
Wednesday, 2020, May 20 - 19:00
The Solar Cycle - Webinar
Wednesday, 2020, May 27 - 17:00
BAA Meeting & George Alcock Memorial Lecture
Wednesday, 2020, May 27 - 19:00
Webinar

June

Wednesday, 2020, June 3 - 19:00
A Journey through the Comet Section archives
Wednesday, 2020, June 10 - 19:00
Adventures in the Goldilocks Zone
Wednesday, 2020, June 17 - 19:00
Revd Dr William Pearson: co-founder of the RAS
Saturday, 2020, June 20 (All day)
A one-day workshop on high speed video imaging of the planets
Wednesday, 2020, June 24 - 19:00
Observing Saturn in 2020

July

Wednesday, 2020, July 1 - 19:00
Is SS Cygni losing the plot? Observing unusual outbursts in a well-known dwarf nova - Webinar
Saturday, 2020, July 4 (All day)
BAA Summer Webinar
Saturday, 2020, July 4 (All day)
BAA Summer Meeting, Elgin Moray
Wednesday, 2020, July 8 - 19:00
Cook, the Transit of Venus, Aftermath and Legacy - Webinar
Wednesday, 2020, July 15 - 19:00
Joint BAA & SPA Webinar - Jupiter at opposition & Myths and Illusions
Wednesday, 2020, July 22 - 19:00
Observing Planetary Nebulae - Webinar
Wednesday, 2020, July 29 - 19:00
Supernova Betelgeuse? - Webinar

August

Wednesday, 2020, August 19 - 19:00
Neptune at Opposition

September

Friday, 2020, September 4 - 19:30
BAA Autumn Weekend Meeting, Leeds
Saturday, 2020, September 5 (All day)
BAA Autumn Webinar

October

Thursday, 2020, October 15 (All day)
The BAA has a stand at this event
Saturday, 2020, October 24 (All day)
Back to Basics Workshop Cancelled
Wednesday, 2020, October 28 - 17:00
BAA Annual General Meeting Via Webinar

November

Saturday, 2020, November 21 - 10:00
The Historical Section's Annual Meeting

December

Saturday, 2020, December 5 - 14:00
BAA Christmas Meeting via WEBINAR

Coming up

Neptune at Opposition - Webinar
Wednesday, 2020 August 19
BAA Autumn Webinar
Saturday, 2020 September 05
BAA Annual General Meeting Via Webinar
Wednesday, 2020 October 28
Historical Section Meeting
Saturday, 2020 November 21
BAA Christmas Meeting via WEBINAR
Saturday, 2020 December 05
BAA Meeting
Saturday, 2021 January 23