There is a public viewing evening at Mexborough and Swinton Astronomical Society on September 5.
These events are by appointment only so you are advised to book early for a night with the stars. This is because the society can only accommodate 20 people each evening due to fire regulations and insurance.
Those attending can look forward to a presentation giving a tour of the solar system and beyond and the wonders of the night sky through two telescopes a five inch refractor and a 14 inch reflector.
Doors open at 7.45 and the presentation’s starts at 8pm. The evening should conclude at about 10pm. Speaker will be Les Marsden.
To book call Les Marsden on 01709 584217.