Taking advantage of clear weather, an astronomical observation session was called on a short notice on Saturday, 22nd of June, 2019. Not being a pre-planned event, this information was shared only with friends and colleagues. In total about 50 people joined, many of whom stayed late until Saturn was high enough in the sky.
On the 6th of April 2019, Pak Astronomers arranged lectures and observation sessions for the students of the Sweet Home Orphanage in Islamabad. The event was organized as a part of Outer Space Knowledge Day under the Access Program of the US State Deparment.
PakAstronomers Islamabad and Lahore Astronomical Society (LAST), with the help of students of Mechanical Engineering and 2019 Science Fair Team from Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute, collaborated to organize an exciting astronomy night on Saturday, 16 Feb 2019.
Lectures in astronomy were delivered by Alpha Bhatti from LAST and Khawar Ali Sher and Hammad Hamid from PAS-ISB. This was followed by a hands-on observation session.
On Friday July 28, 2017, PakAstronomers Islamabad arranged a telescope-making workshop for the students of Muslim Explorers. Venue was Dawah Academy which was arranged by Muslim Explorers.
The students were taught how a telescope works, how to build one and provided practical kits to apply that knowledge on the spot.
Astronomy Lectures and Observation Session at Beaconhouse School Girls Branch, F-11, Islamabad, 27 Apr 2017
On Thursday 27 Apr 2017, PakAstronomers Islamabad conducted lectures on astronomy and an astronomical observation session at Beaconhouse School Systems Girls Branch, F-11/3, Islamabad. The students got a chance not just to learn the concepts but also to experience for themselves how it feels to actually peer through a telescope.
We thank the administration and staff of Beaconhouse F-11 for providing us the chance to spread some astronomy love and their continued cooperation.