March 2020 GENERAL MEETING
March Speaker: Graham Hall “From the Big Bang to the edge of the known Universe”
Date: Tuesday 3rd March 2020
Time: 09.30 for 10.00
Cost: Monthly attendance – R100 for members, R120 if not pre-booked, R150 for guests. A required name badge will cost an additional R75. No show charge is R100.
Venue: Bryanston Country Club, Bryanston Drive, Bryanston
Booking: Please print your name on the booking sheet for the March 2020 meeting. If you missed it when the sheet was handed around during the talk, you can sign at the Hospitality Table on the way out. Alternatively, Bookings can be made on the Wednesday before the meeting via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cancellations: Must be made by 5pm on the Wednesday prior to the General Meeting; otherwise you will be required to pay in full.
This illustrated presentation traces the beginning of time to our modern understanding of the universe and highlights the remarkable contribution astronomers have made piecing together the ‘jigsaw puzzle of the universe’.
Graham Hall has taught school and university Physics both in South Africa and in the UK and for twenty years lectured in astronomy at the Johannesburg Planetarium.
He is a recipient of many educational awards, including a doctorate in education from the University of Witwatersrand, for his distinguished contribution to South African Education.