CODY Astronomical Society
Please note physical meetings are cancelled until further notice due to the Covid 19 pandemic.
It is hoped to introduce virtual meetings via Zoom in the near future.
The society arranges evening club nights/observing sessions during year. These are held at the Cody Observatory at Farnborough. There will be experienced observers on hand to help coordinate viewing for the evening and the usage of the Cody Telescope. If the weather is inclement, a Club night will be held and there will be informal talks in the observatory clubroom. The society's 8" Meade reflector will also be available and there may be opportunities to try some photography.
All members are encouraged to attend, be they novices or experts and, if they wish, to bring along their own 'scopes if the weather is fine. Please note any equipment you bring on site is done so entirely at your own risk.
Actual dates will be
selected at short notice according to weather.
The society arranges evening lectures which are usually held in the Whittle lecture theatre on the Cody Technology park starting at 7.30pm. Details of the current programme are given below:-
The Society also holds Basic Astro talks to help beginners start in the hobby and there is a surgery hosted by a committee member most thursday lunchtimes. Please contact one of the committee members for details.