Tame Your Telescope
30 October 2018
Cost: £25 + Eventbrite booking fee (£1 discount for members of the North Pennines Observatory – Supporting, Corporate or members of the North Pennines Astronomy Society)
Do you have a telescope that you do not really know how to use? Or would you simply like to get more out of the equipment you have? Join us to ‘tame your telescope’.
Musical Fireworks Spectacular
02 November 2018
Adult - £8.00 / Child (4 to 11yrs) and Young adult (12 to 15yrs) - £4.00 / Children up to 3yrs - free when sitting on an adult’s knee
Join us for the North East’s BIGGEST seated Musical Fireworks Spectacular, an evening of first class entertainment for all the family!
CHAMPION MOTORBIKERS REVVING UP FOR A NIGHT AT RAMSIDE…
31 October 2018
£25 plus booking fee for the show only or £30 plus a booking fee for the show plus a picture with John which will be given out on the night.
A CHAMPION TT racer will be swapping his bike for a microphone, when he appears at a County Durham hotel.
19 October 2018 - 21 October 2018
Cost: Pitch fees (electric £16 per night; non-electric £13 per night – caravans, camper vans, tents) plus £8.50 per person per night ‘astronomy charge’ (£6 for under 16s).
Join experienced astronomer Richard Darn and friends for a spectacular two-night star camp (at Doe Park Caravan Site in Teesdale) under the North Pennines sky.
MONSTERS AND MAD HATTERS
17 March 2018 - 01 January 2019
Tickets for Monster Mash cost £3.50 child/ £2.50 adult / £10.50 family of 4/ under 12 months £1 to be paid at the shop on the day/ £25 group ticket (10x tickets).
Tickets for Alan in Wonderland cost £4 each and £2.50 for Meet Ashley Dyer and booking is essential for all events.
Solar System Walk and Diorama Workshop
21 October 2018
Children - £5 (accompanying adults free)
Discover the planets on a guided walk to Gibson’s Cave with Astro Joe (bring wellies/boots and warm/waterproof clothing). Are they close together or far apart? How big are they, compared to each other?
23 October 2018
Cost: Adult – £10; Child – £5; Families – £25 + Eventbrite booking fee
Come and join us for night of stargazing! After a short chat about what is on view in the night sky and a quick introduction to how to use the telescopes and binoculars we will get outside.
Dark Side of the Moon – Planetarium Show
24 October 2018
Cost: Adults – £5 + Eventbrite booking fee
Come along and experience Pink Floyd’s entire ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ album in the pop-up planetarium dome, with real-time visualisations and animations (not astronomy themed). A sound and light experience like no other!
Pop-up Planetarium @ Stanhope
22 October 2018
Cost: Adults – £5; Concessions – £2; Families – £10 + Eventbrite booking fee
Join us in St Thomas’ Church Hall in Stanhope for a journey through the universe in our spectacular planetarium dome. This immersive experience will take you to infinity and beyond, touring our solar system before heading through the Milky Way to other galaxies.
HAUNTED HALL GHOST STORIES
27 October 2018 - 04 November 2018
Haven’t you heard that Belsay Hall is haunted? We dare you to join us for a candlelit ghost tour this October half term! Stay up late to hear some spooky (but family-friendly!) stories, explore the hall after dark, and be on your guard for things that go bump in the night...
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