Monthly Meetings 2021-2022

The following are the dates of this season's monthly meetings, with details of speakers. As usual, all meetings are on Friday evenings, starting at 7.15 p.m. for a 7.30 pm start. will be held at the Planetarium, Wynyard Woodland Park, just outside Stockton, off the A177 Durham Road, TS21 3JG, until further notice.

# Amateur talk

## Academic subject, but“not too technical“ presentation

10 September

“Black Holes Which Eat Galaxies“ by Dr. Leah Morabito of Durham University ##

8 October

“How Big is Space?” by Neil Haggath FRAS, CaDAS Programme Secretary #

12 November

“The Dark Side of the Universe” by Dr. Pete Edwards of Durham University ##

10 December

“Is Anybody There?“ by David Ettie of Sunderland A.S. #

14 January 2022

“Instrument Scientist – Working behind the stage of astronomical research“ by Dr. Jûrgen Schmoll, Chairman of CaDAS #

11 February

“Astronomy in Towns and Suburbs” by Graham Darke of Sunderland A.S. #

11 March

“Mars: A Guided Tour of the Tharsis Region” by Peter Rea FRAS of Cleethorpes A.S. #

8 April

“Observing the Moon” by Dr. John McCue CaDAS #

13 May

“How Astronomers Control Your Life” by Prof. Brad Gibson of Hull University ##

10 June

“AGM plus members’ short talks