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February 2019

Come Star Gazing By Canoe With How Stean Gorge

February 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Glide and paddle along Scar House Reservoir surrounded by the moon and stars. Did you know there are 88 different constellations of stars? Scar House is 1 of 3 places in the Nidderdale AONB which is designated as a Dark Skies Discovery Site. So pick up your paddle and lets go !!! Homemade soup and Pasty from 6pm @Dark Skies Café, Scar House Canoeing starts at 7pm - 8.30pm Then there will be time to warm up with a brew.…

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Night Photography Workshop with Paul Harris

February 15 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Pateley Bridge, Pateley Bridge, + Google Map

Capture the night! The expert documentary, travel and adventure photographer’s work has featured in the Sunday Times to Wanderlust magazine. Paul will be sharing his top techniques to shoot amazing star filled skies Please bring: - Warm clothes, sturdy shoes, fleece or wool hat and gloves - Head torches or handheld torches - Tripod - Camera which allows for opening the shutter for a minimum of 20-30 secs - Wide angle lens (16, 20, 24, 35mm) - Spare camera batteries…

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A Life in Music

February 15 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Dales Countryside Museum, Station Yard Hawes North Yorkshire DL8 3NT United Kingdom + Google Map

A talk with distinguished  conductor Stan Roocroft MBE about his life in music. Stan is the conductor of the Wensleydale Chorus, Aysgarth Singers, as well as Hawes Silver Band. Part of the Friends of the Museum annual lecture programme. Free - donations welcome.

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Dirty Dancing!

February 15 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Station, Station Yard
Richmond, North Yorkshire DL10 4LD United Kingdom
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An alternative Valentine's night out! Grab some friends and come to see Dirty Dancing on the big screen! Showing February 15th 8pm. Booking via the website or by calling 01748 823062 *Purchase a ticket for Dirty Dancing & receive discount at the Cafe|Bar's Steak Night to enjoy before the film. Booking with the Cafe/Bar is required. Call 01748 825967 to book in advanced.*

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Dark Skies Planetarium comes to Skipton! – An Indoor Adventure to the Stars

February 16
St Andrew’s Church Hall, Skipton, Newmarket Street
Skipton, BD23 2JE
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Our National Parks remain some of the darkest places in England and we are excited to include this event, once again, as part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival 2019. Dark Skies Festivals are all about discovering, learning and enjoying the night sky and the stars you can see as a result. Cosmos Planetarium is an indoor, state of the art, fully digital, 360° immersive multi-media theatre experience. Shows last approximately 30 minutes and include a virtual tour of the night sky where we might:…

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Coffee Morning

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Reeth Evangelical Congregational Church, The Green Reeth North Yorkshire DL11 6TE United Kingdom + Google Map

An informal drop-in for coffee and cake in the schoolroom at the back of the chapel. Disabled access & facilities available.

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The Waterfalls of Wensleydale Photo Workshop

February 16 @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
West Burton Village Green, West Burton
Leyburn, DL8 4JY United Kingdom
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Learn how to photograph waterfalls, using shutter speed to control the look of the water. On this day long workshop we will visit a range of stunning waterfalls in Wensleydale.

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Big Moon Challenge Ride

February 16 @ 2:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Stage 1 Cycles, Stage 1 Cycles, Station Yard, Burtersett Rd
Hawes, North Yorkshire DL8 3NT United Kingdom
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Part of the YDNPA #DarkSkiesFestival and in aid of SMRT we are hosting a BIG MOON challenge ride. Can you take on the dark skies and follow the rise of a super moon? All routes are off road and require an MTB, there are short joining road sections. Three levels of ride: 2.30pm Children's 5 mile Crescent Moon Ride (return to hot chocolate) £5 4.30pm 10 miles, Half Moon ride and 15 miles Full moon ride for Lunar Lunatics. Return…

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Dark Skies Evening- Featuring Astronomy Speaker Colin Stuart & Ingleton Star Gazers – The Dalesbridge, Austwick

February 16 @ 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
The Dalesbridge, The Dalesbridge, off the A65
Austwick, LA2 8AZ
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Join us for an evening of star gazing and speaker talk from esteemed astronomy author Colin Stuart. Ingleton stargazers will be on hand for guided star gazing throughout the evening of our beautiful dark Yorkshire Dales Skies. We will be firing up our famous wood fired pizza oven along with the bar being open for drinks all evening. Tickets are £6 each including one drink from the bar (draft beer, house wine, soft drinks, tea or coffee) This is a…

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Come Star Gazing By Canoe With How Stean Gorge

February 16 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Glide and paddle along Scar House Reservoir surrounded by the moon and stars. Did you know there are 88 different constellations of stars? Scar House is 1 of 3 places in the Nidderdale AONB which is designated as a Dark Skies Discovery Site. So pick up your paddle and lets go !!! Homemade soup and Pasty from 6pm @Dark Skies Café, Scar House Canoeing starts at 7pm - 8.30pm Then there will be time to warm up with a brew.…

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How to Photograph Waterfalls After Dark

February 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
West Burton Village Green, West Burton
Leyburn, DL8 4JY United Kingdom
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As part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival, learn how to create long exposures, making the invisible visible at this spectacular waterfall.

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ABBA Sensation

February 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Masham Town Hall, Little Market Place
Masham, HG4 4DY
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Widely considered to be one of the best ever Abba Tribute Acts, ABBA Sensation play to packed theatres and festivals throughout Europe. Their stunning stage show combines costume changes, lighting effects and a faithful reproduction of the Abba sound. With all the hits from Waterloo to Super Trouper, a great evening's entertainment is guaranteed for all ages; whether you're a Honey Honey or a Dancing Queen, you'll be saying Thank You for the Music afterwards. Doors 7.30pm, on stage 8.00pm. Seating and…

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Dark Skies in Barbon

February 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The Churchmouse, Barbon, New Road
Barbon, LA6 2LL
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The Yorkshire Dales National Park remains one of the darkest places in England and we are excited to celebrate this with our Dark Skies Event. Dark Skies Guru, Stuart Atkinson will be explaining the skies above and hopefully, we can get outside to see what he has been telling us! Fun night and highly entertaining. £12.50 to include a welcome drink and light supper.

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Dark Skies Planetarium comes to Kirkby Lonsdale! – An Indoor Adventure to the Stars

February 17
Lunesdale Sports Centre, Kendal Road
Kirkby Lonsdale, Cumbria LA6 2HJ United Kingdom
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Our National Parks remain some of the darkest places in England and we are excited to include this event, once again, as part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival 2019. Dark Skies Festivals are all about discovering, learning and enjoying the night sky and the stars you can see as a result. Cosmos Planetarium is an indoor, state of the art, fully digital, 360° immersive multi-media theatre experience. Shows last approximately 30 minutes and include a virtual tour of the night sky where we might:…

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Valentines Afternoon Tea train.

February 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Leeming Bar Station, Leeming Bar Station
Leeming Bar, DL7 9AR
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Enjoy a lovely romantic journey through the Yorkshire and marvel at the lovely scenary. The afternoon tea will consist of a selection of locally sourced and produced sandwiches, pastries, cakes and scones. All served on heritage carriages and accompanied with unlimited tea and coffee.

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Super Moon Evening: Simonstone Hall

February 17 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Simonstone Hall, Hawes, DL8 3LY + Google Map

Explore the SUPER MOON on the Simonstone Terrace with TV Astronomer Richard Darn; viewing the moon at it's closest and appearing at it's largest. 'Dark Skies Festival' - celebrating 50 years since the Lunar landings! Tickets £15 including glass of wine per person. Pre-booking only

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BROADRAKE – Photographing the Night Sky with Pete Collins

February 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Broadrake, Chapel-le-Dale Ingleton North Yorkshire LA6 3AX United Kingdom + Google Map

As part of the Yorkshire Dales Dark Skies Festival, Pete Collins will give a talk about how to capture the stars and foreground detail in the night skies using your DSLR camera, or maybe one of the better mobile phone cameras that allows manual settings, and exposures of 30 secs. We will follow this with a trip outside to put the theory into practice, and plan to walk across to Ribblehead Viaduct, just 40 mins walk with opportunities for some…

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Super Moon and Stars Party for all the Family!

February 19 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brymor Ice Cream, High Jervaulx Farm
Masham, HG4 4PG
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Super Moon and Stars Party At Brymor with an Astronomer Richard Darn Our National Parks remain some of the darkest places in England and we are excited to be part of the 2019 Dark Skies Festival organized by the Yorkshire Dales, Northumberland, North York Moors and the South Downs Nation Parks in February 2019. The Dark Skies festivals are all about discovering, learning and enjoying the dark and the stars you can see as a result. Join us for a…

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Woodland Lantern Procession

February 20 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre, Aysgarth Falls National Park Centre
Leyburn, North Yorkshire DL8 3TH United Kingdom
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Join us for a lantern procession through Freeholders Wood looking at the planet trail by lantern light. Bring the lantern you made at the workshop at Askrigg Village Hall on 3rd February, or one of your own creations. Torches only- no flames! Then warm up in Coppice Café with hot chocolate and snacks, included in the price for children participants.  No booking needed. Please wear outdoor clothing. Under 16s accompanied.

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Ravenglass – Acrylic painting workshop Stuart Gray

February 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Farfield Mill, Garsdale Road
Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5LW United Kingdom
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Thursday 21 February £50 plus £5 for materials on the day Join Stuart for the day as he takes you on a step by step process to produce your own acrylic painting of ‘Ravenglass’. Stuart will provide all the materials and frame your work ready for you to take home to impress your friends and family!

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