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Events at Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium

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Dear all,

We have an ever-growing variety of astronomy-related events in addition to our normal planetarium programme. Here is a quick run-down; please see our website for full details http://www.winchestersciencecentre.org/ ... /whats-on/

SPACE LECTURE SERIES
Lectures at 4.30pm & 6.30pm, followed by short planetarium shows
Tickets £10/£8/£6
12 Nov 2014: Proto-stars and Planet Formation, Anna Scaife (Uni. Southampton)
10 Dec 2014: Cosmic Inflation, Prof David Wands (Uni. Portsmouth)
14 Jan 2015: Is the All-There-Is all there is? Intimations of our place in the cosmos, Dr Roberto Trotta (Imperial College, London)
See website for dates continuing to July 2015.

SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
1hr special live planetarium shows at 6pm & 8pm. A new show every month.
Tickets £10/£8
8 & 22 Nov 2014: Reading the Sky: where am I?
Dates from Jan 2015 tbc within the next few days (no December shows)

ASTROPHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
With Ninian Boyle of Astronomy Know How
Tickets £30
7pm - 10pm including a short break
Tues 2 Dec, Weds 21 Jan & Tues 24 Feb

BEGINNERS' STARGAZING NIGHT
Saturday 29 November, booking essential.
FREE event! Stargazing, telescopes, displays and activities.
Planetarium and talks also available (£5/£2.50)

AFTER DARK
Tues 2 Dec, Weds 21 Jan, Tues 24 Feb and other dates tbc
Adults evenings, whole Science Centre and live planetarium shows
Tickets £10/£8, including one planetarium show

And if you have little ones ...

SPACE MISSION FOR SANTA
Fun, interactive live planetarium show for Christmas. Lots of silliness and calling out! Come and fly through the solar system to help Santa save Christmas.
Weekends 29 Nov - 21 December
Weekdays 15-19 December

I hope to see you there!

Best wishes,
Jenny
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Dr Jenny Shipway
Head of Planetarium
Winchester Science Centre & Planetarium
http://www.winchestersciencecentre.org
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