BBC Stargazing Live at the Waters` Edge Visitors Centre. 16th Jan 2012

North Lincs Astro have teamed up with The Waters Edge Country Park and the Lincolnshire Wildlife trust to host a great event in conjunction with BBC star gazing live.

Date. January 16th 2012. 6pm till late

Location. Waters` Edge Visitors Centre, Barton Upon Humber. North Lincolnshire

Parking and enterance are free.

  • North Lincs Astro group
  • East Riding Astronomers
  • Take a look at whats going on (subject to change)
  • Tour of the winter skies – Talk with Paul Money
  • Starlight Quiz – A self guided walk around the park
  • Minature Planet – View interesting things from our Planet through telescopes
  • Moon Buggies – Make self powered buggies from recycled material
  • Astro Mobiles – Make mobiles of stars and planets
  • Nocturnal Mysteries – A guided walk with night vision scopes
  • Winter Moths – A display of Moths that can be found in winter
  • Feed the birds – Make bird feeders from pine cones
  • Dinner time – Display of Owl pellets. Can you work out what he had for dinner ?
  • Nocturnal Disguises – Bat and Owl masks to make and wear
  • Bookmarks – Bookmarks to decorate and take home
  • Wildlife zone – Badger, Bats, Hedgehogs and birds of the Night
  • How to do imaging – Demonstrations on how to take photos through a telescope
  • Binoculars – A chance to buy binoculars from the centre on the night
  • Free hot chocolate to keep you warm
  • Cafe

Waters` Edge Country Park Website


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