Meetings & Events

Indoor meetings every 3rd Monday of the month in the Methodist rooms, Chipping Norton 7.30 for an 8pm start

CNAAG display at Chipping Norton Theatre

Rollright Trust 25th anniversary event at the Theatre , Chipping Norton - talks giving updates on all archaeology aspects relating to the Rollright Stones and the Trust including a talk about Dark Skies - FREE ENTRY but must be booked via the box office 01608642350 or online at

Jon Wade from Oxford Earth Sciences

Our October meeting is on Monday the 17th in Chipping Norton Methodist Hall. Our guest speaker is Jon Wade from Oxford Earth Sciences , subject tbc.

CNAAG Town Centre event

  Tuesday 25th OCTOBER . ONLY IF CLEAR - setting up from 9am outside Jaffe & Neales bookshop in the town centre to observe the partial eclipse of the Sun beginning at approx 10.08 and finishing approx 11.50.

Roger Pickard – Zoom meeting

Past President of the BAA and current Variable Star Section Director - Roger Pickard Title of talk: “Variable Stars”

Xmas meeting Dec 12th

12th - NOTE  THE DATE CHANGE FOR OUR DECEMBER MEETING - Long Compton village hall for our Christmas event with light refreshments and nibbles thanks to the CNAAG catering team . Our guest speaker is Sky At Night Prof Chris Lintott making a welcome 'live' post Covid return to CNAAG 6:45 for 7pm 

Club night

Chipping Norton - Methodist Hall   The first of our 2023 dedicated club nights . An astronomy talk - details to be announced - plus whatever else we can conjure up for your delight. More details to follow.

Professor Martin Barstow via ZOOM

Professor Martin Barstow  via ZOOM Talk title:  “The real science behind the search for extraterrestrial life” Martin Barstow is a Professor of Astrophysics and Space Science at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Leicester and the former President of the Royal Astronomical Society.


Annual General Meeting - Methodist Hall, Chipping Norton