Amateur Astronomy in Milton Keynes
Home of the Milton Keynes Deaf Astronomical Society (MKDAS),
advancing the education of the public in the subject of Astronomy.
MKDAS is a thriving deaf society located in Emberton, near Olney.
Mostly meeting start at 7pm.
(Click here for print out the MKDAS 2013)
The MKDAS Observatory is located at:-
The Emberton County Park,
Bucks,Â MK46 5FJ.
Find us on the A509 and meet us at the Gatehouse (Reception) at 7pm.
Milton Keynes Deaf Astronomical Society
Please text us if you are coming on 07845319228.
(Because the best of our knowledge, information and location
presented in this MKDAS programme 2020 is corrected at the
time of going to publication. However it might have changed.)
Thursday 10th January – 7:00pm
BBC Stargazing Live 2013, showing on live tv programmes
on 8th, 9th & 10th January 2013 then we will have talks,
sharing about BBC Stargazing Live 2013 on Thursday 10th.
Friday 8th February – 10am till 6pm
Members will go to AstroFest at Kensington Town Hall,
Kensington, London W8 7NX. (afterwards â€“ pub dinner)
Thursday 7th March – 7pm
Visiting to Midlands Deaf Astronomical Society for
exchanging, experiences and talks.
Saturday 6th – Saturday 13th April
Running Trips to AstroAdventure in North Devon for one week,
organised by British Deaf Astronomical Association.
Thursday 9th May – 7pm
Adventures in Moon & moons imaging.
Friday 17th May – 10am
Members will go to International Astronomy Show
at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre.
Saturday 29th June – 10am
Day out at Jodrell Bank with BDAA members.
Meet us at the reception at 10am.
Tour the towering 75m-high Radio Telescope
at Lower Withington, near Macclesfield, Cheshire, Sk11 9DL.
July, August and September
No meeting events â€“ Closed
Wednesday 2nd October ~ Wednesday 9th October
Running Trip to the Sky Camp
at Norfolk for one week, organised by
British Deaf Astronomical Association.
Thursday 3rd October – 7pm
Hunting the planets – Neptune and Uranus.
Thursday 7th November – 7pm
Stars of the Pleiades.
(A detailed look at the brightest stars in the cluster
known as Messier 45 or Seven Sisters.)
Saturday 7th December – 7pm
Christmas Festive Meals with BDAA members at
Harvester Eastlake, Foxmile, Milton Keynes, MK15 0YS.
Mobile Text:- Â 07845 319228
Email:- Â derek(at)derekscope.co.uk
2013 MKDAS – Running Trips to AstroAdventure in North Devon
(Saturday 6th April – Saturday 13th April 2013)
2013 MKDAS – Running trip to International Astronomy Show
at the Warwickshire Exhibition Centre
(Friday 17th May 2012)
2013 MKDAS – Running trip to Jordell Bank at Lower Withington, near Cheshire
(Saturday 29th June 2013)
2013 MKDAS – Running trip to BDAA Star Party at Kelling Heath, North Norfolk
(Wednesday 2nd October – Wednesday 9th October 2013)