Peter Grego Moon Lecture in Birmingham 25 Feb 06

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Peter Grego Moon Lecture in Birmingham 25 Feb 06

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The second in this year’s 150th anniversary season of 'Penny Lectures' at the Birmingham & Midland Institute takes place on Saturday 25 February 2006 and is entitled:

'All about The Moon'

It is given by Peter Grego, well-known astronomy author, columnist and editor of the SPA's acclaimed 'Popular Astronomy' magazine.

The lecture takes place at 3pm for 3.30pm in the Lyttelton Lecture Theatre at the Institute, which is in Margaret Street in Birmingham city centre near Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery.

Admission is FREE to BMI members, for non-BMI members a donation of £1 is suggested, payable on entry. Advance booking is not required.

Lectures are aimed at a general audience. Astronomical Societies wishing to make a large group visit are advised to contact Mr. Philip Fisher at the BMI, otherwise simply turn up.

Please note that there is no on-site parking but there are several city centre car parks available. The BMI is approximately 10 minutes walk from Birmingham New Street Station or Birmingham Snow Hill Station, for those travelling by rail.

The Birmingham and Midland Institute,
9 Margaret Street,
B3 3BS

Tel: 0121-236 3591

For info on the BMI, including a location map, please see:
Stuart Williams, FRAS

Secretary & Research Librarian, Society for the History of Astronomy
Member, BAA Lunar Section, SPA Lunar Section
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