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      Astronomy Course for Young Persons (9 - 11) in Bristol


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      November 8, 2019

      Friday   5:30 PM

      Unit 13, Montpelier Central Trading Estate , Station Road, Montpelier
      Bristol, Bristol, City of

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      Astronomy Course for Young Persons (9 - 11)

      An exciting astronomy course for young persons aged 9 – 11 years old. Note: all participants must be accompanied by a parent/adult. The course fee covers both adult & child for all four evenings, starting at 17:30 and finishing at 18:30. Week 1 (8th Nov) - How to view the sky – naked eye, binoculars & telescopes. Week 2 (15th Nov) – Solar System – Sun, aurora, Planets, Moons, Comets & Meteors Week 3 (22nd Nov) – Deep Space – The Milky Way, The Lifecycle of stars Week 4 (29th Nov) – Astrophotography – Mobile phones to complex systems The course is intended to cover topics not normally dealt with in school. Participants will also be offered a visit to the BAS observatory to look at the sky through some large telescopes.   FAQs   Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event? The course is aimed at children in the 9 - 11 years age range, if your child is younger than this but you believe that she/he could cope with the course please contact the organiser -  outreach@bristolastrosoc.org.uk Please Note:  all young persons MUST be accompanied by an adult who will be responsible for their welfare and behaviour.     FAQs   What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event? There are adequate parking spaces in the Montpelier Central Trading Estate.  There are frequent buses from the centre of Bristol to Cheltenham Road from there it is a short walk to venue up Station Road.   How can I contact the organiser with any questions? email your questions to -  outreach@bristolastrosoc.org.uk   Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event? Yes, please bring your ticket on the first evening.   Is my registration fee or ticket transferrable? Yes, should you be unable to attend please contact the organiser who will reserve a place on the next course.  Should you be unable to attend one or more of the course evenings you will be offered a place on the corresponding evening on the next course.     FAQs   What's the refund policy? Refunds are available up to one week before the first evening of the course,

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