SAAO - South African Astronomical Observatory

National Science Week, 12 - 19 May 2007

Activities at SAAO, Cape Town

DATE

ACTIVITIES

TARGET

AUDIENCE

BOOKING

REQUIRED

ENQUIRIES

Sat, 12 May

Launch of NSW

 

Night Sky Observation

Public, educators & learners

NO

Sivuyile Manxoyi

021 4470025




Mon, 14 May - Fri, 18 May

Science Show

African Astronomy presentation

Hands on Activities

Role models

Learner & educators

YES

Sat, 19 May

Educator Workshop

Educators

YES

Sat, 19 May

Open Night (night sky viewing)

Public, educators & learners

NO

Activities at SAAO, Sutherland

DATE

ACTIVITIES

TARGET

AUDIENCE

BOOKING

REQUIRED

ENQUIRIES

Mon, 14 May - Fri, 18 May

Science Show

African Astronomy presentation

Workshops

Facility Tour

Role models

Grade 7 - 12 learner

YES

Kevin Govender
021 4609350

Tues, 15 May - Thurs, 17 May

Stargazing

Grade 7 - 12 learner

YES

Mon, 14 May - Thurs, 17 May

Faciltiy Tours

Public

YES

Karel Klein
023 5712436

Fri, 18 May

Western Cape Educator visit

Educators

YES

Kevin Govender
021 4609350 /

Greg van Schalkwyk

Other activities in the Northern Cape

DATE

TOWN

ACTIVITIES

TARGET

AUDIENCE

BOOKING

REQUIRED

ENQUIRIES

Wed, 16 May

Sutherland

Star Party

Public

NO

Kevin Govender
021 4609350

Mon, 14 May - Fri, 18 May

Sutherland

Kimberley

Springbok

Stargazing

Public

NO

Kevin Govender
021 4609350 ,
Sauer,
Aloysius Gowne
053 8075300