Isle of Wight What's On Guide: Events OnTheWight

West Wight Stargazing Group

Thursday 19 7.30pmOctober


Island Planetarium

Fort Victoria Country Park
Westhill Lane
Isle of Wight

(+44) (01983) 761555

This event has now finished

West Wight Stargazing Group


Thursday 19th October at 7.30pm

Topic :- The Circumpolar Skies - More than just the Plough and Pole Star!

Non-Member (1st meeting) - £FREE
Non-Members - £5.00
Members - £3.00
Membership details are below.

For more details or to sign up for the newsletter please Click Here or email us on [email protected] or call 01983 761555.

Join the club! Come stargazing with us and enjoy FREE entry to our planetarium shows

There are many benefits for members

-Free entry to all regular planetarium shows when you bring a friend and 25% discount for friends coming with you. - 25% off all our events courses, monthly star guide and activities - There is 10% discount on most purchases in our shop. - Help with setting up your telescope and tech workshops.

We meet every 3rd Thursday of the month from September until March, also summer events and barbecues.

It is ideal for everyone; from ‘eight to eighty five’ and families wanting to find out more about stargazing using our telescopes, finding your way around the night sky and basic astrophotography and much more.

There will be a talk at every club meeting about stargazing and getting more from it including our 'Monthly Sky Guide', but NOT astrophysics and advanced astronomy. It is about enjoying the wonderful skies we have on the Isle of Wight.

We use Facebook to arrange stargazing on clear nights near to the New Moon.

All club activities are decided by members Annual membership is £10 adult, £15 for couples/partners includes (children up to 16)also Juniors/Students (16 to 24) - £5