Club Meetings - 2015Meetings are held on the first Friday of every month at Birnie Village Hall near Elgin. Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start. Non-members are always welcome and refreshments are provided (for a small donation).
SIGMA regularly holds public observing sessions at its dark site outside Elgin. Visit our Upcoming Events page to see what we have planned.
|9th January||"SIGMA Stargazing Night", at the Lhanbryde Community Centre|
|6th February||"James Clerk Maxwell", by Howie Firth MBE|
|6th March||"Going Over Galaxies with a Fine Tooth Comb", by Megan Argo - University of Manchester|
|3rd April||"Building the International Space Station", by Chris Stradling - SIGMA|
|1st May||"Moons of the Solar System", by Lyn Smith – BAA/Clydesdale AS|
|5th June||Annual General Meeting and Solar Outdoor Astronomical Kitchen Event (SOAKE) at Birnie Village Hall|
|14th July||Inaugural Prof George Fraser Memorial Lecture at Gordonstoun – 'Mars – A Family Perspective' by David and Bryn Oh.|
|7th August||"Johannes Kepler – Harmony of the Spheres", by Paul Kieniewicz - Strathdeveron Dark Sky Society|
|4th September||"Lucky 13 – The Story of Apollo 13", by David Paterson – Dundee AS|
|2nd October||"James Webb Space Telescope", by Gillian Wright – UK STFC|
|6th November||“Sounding Out The Sun And Stars", by Lyndsay Fletcher – University of Glasgow|
|5th December||SIGMA Christmas Quiz and prize draw|