Stargazing Spectacular at St Mary's Lighthouse

About this event :

St Mary's Lighthouse Stargazing Event

SAS have been invited by North Shields Customer First Centre (i.e. the Library) to do to some observing, talks & SAS stuff at St Mary’s lighthouse on Wednesday 9th March 2016.

The causeway opens from 5 pm.
Drive onto St Mary’s Island to unload your Astro kit and report in the main car park.
Car park fees up to £2.50 and will be reimbursed.

There will be a talks from Dave Newton/Graham (TBC) upstairs in the building next to the lighthouse there is a conference room.

There will be SAS leaflets, merchandise and promotional material for people to take away with them.

High Resolution PDF of the event poster available to download.

Date: Wednesday 9th March 2016.

Event Times: 7 pm to 10 pm.

Location: St Mary’s Island causeway, Whitley Bay.  NE26 4RS.


We need as many SAS members astronomers & volunteers as possible with & without telescopes to support this event.

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Your host : Martin Kennedy