Meetings are held on the first Friday of every month at Birnie Village Hall near Elgin.
Doors open at 7pm for a 7.30pm start.
Non-members are always welcome and refreshments are provided (for a small donation).
SIGMA regularly holds public observing sessions at its dark site outside Elgin. Visit our Public Events page to see what we have planned.
Friday 11th January
Combined Equipment Night/ BBC Two Stargazing LIVE Public Observing Session
Lhanbryde Community Centre, Robertson Road, Lhanbryde, IV30 8QQ, 7pm start.
Friday 1st February
A Stargazing Tour of the Southern Hemisphere
Tania Johnston, The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh
Friday 1st March
A Star Star and a Star Computer
Bill Leslie, SIGMA,
Friday 5th April
Mercury Through the Eyes of Messenger
Pauline Macrae, Highlands Astronomical Society
Friday 3rd May
“2020: The Future of Observational Astronomy”
Professor Martin Hendry, Glasgow University
Friday 7th June
Annual General Meeting
Friday 5th July
Solar Outdoor Astronomical Kitchen Event (SOAKE)
Lhanbryde Community Centre (Public Event)
Friday 2nd August
Maarten de Vries, Highlands Astronomical Society
Friday 6th September
Pete Sherman, SIGMA
Friday 4th October
Seas and Tickling Gods – How Space Got Its Names
Michael Marrett-Crosby, Highlands Astronomical Society
Friday 1st November
Professor Ian Robson, The Royal Observatory, Edinburgh
Friday 6th December
SIGMA Christmas Quiz and prize draw
The 2013 Leaflet is available to download (pdf).