As well as providing free viewing nights for members of the public, Cavan Astronomy Club also offers an 8 week night course in Astronomy running from the first Tuesday of October,2009, at The Backyard Arts Centre,Moyne Hall, Ballinagh Road, Cavan Town.
The course includes topics below
- History of Astronomy
- The Earth and Moon
- The Planets and Comets
- The Sun and Stellar Evolution
- The Milky Way Galaxy
- Other Galaxies and Cosmology
- Amateur Telescopes and equipment
- Practical Amateur Astronomy
This is the second year of this successful course.
Featured is a unique projection of the night sky as you have never seen it before.
Astronomy Education Program