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Full Moon at the Cosmic Pond

  • 29 May 2018
  • 7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
  • Allenheads Contemporary Arts & North Pennines Observatory
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Full Moon at the Cosmic Pond

an ACA Allenheads Contemporary Arts event

Part of the BEYOND project in partnership with the North Pennines Observatory @ ACA www.acart.org.uk/beyond www.northpennobservatory.org.uk

Astronomer and Cosmologist Fred Stevenson will give a talk on the extraordinary characteristics and unsolved mysteries of the Moon.

You can then experience the sounds of nature under the full Moon with artists Sarah Sparkes and Ian Thompson who will introduce you to The Cosmic Pond, an exploration of the soundscapes around and within Allenheads reservoir. Discover the influence of the lunar cycle on the natural world and the moon's significance in myth and folklore. There will be an opportunity to make your own recordings , including underwater sounds with the aid of hydrophones.

Equipment provided. Suitable for adults and children 12 or over accompanied by adults. There will be some walking on uneven ground so wear walking shoes/ boots or wellingtons.

Price includes hot drinks and cake.

Supporting members of North Pennines Observatory can book via this event page at the concessionary rate of just £3 per person

Non members can be book places via Eventbrite at:  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/full-moon-at-the-cosmic-pond-tickets-46069736823?aff=ebdssbdestsearch at £5.98 per person

This event has been supported by Arts Council England, Northumberland County Council & AONB North Pennines.

The North Pennines Observatory is owned and operated by the North Pennines AONB Partnership

The Observatory is currently only available for private bookings

North Pennines AONB Partnership, Allendale Village Hall, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9PR 

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