Join the Cork Sky Friendly Campaign for an introduction to light pollution and an interactive workshop on recording for the Globe at Night citizen science programme.
This open evening includes a practical observation of the night sky assisted by experts from Cork Astronomy Club.
This is a free event, no booking required. Please note that observing is as always weather dependent.
Schedule of Events:
- 7:30pm – Introduction of Cork Sky Friendly Campaign,
Bernie Connolly of Cork Environmental Forum
- 7:30-8:30pm – An Interactive Light Pollution Workshop
- 7:40pm – Light Pollution Talk and Globe at Night Overview,
Eddie Lyons of Cork Astronomy Club
- 8:00pm – Stellarium presentation of the constellation of Leo,
John Cuthbert of Cork Astronomy Club
- 8:30-9:30pm – Courtyard Observing & Lights Out for Earth Hour,
With Cork Astronomy Club