Darkness and Stars at Glentrool Village

Meet at Glentrool Old School
Sat 9 Mar
Free, ticketed

Meet at Glentrool Old School DG8 6SY (free)

Glentrool is the only village in the Galloway Forest Dark Sky Park and our community is proud of its dark skies. You are invited to  celebrate the start of British Science Week under the stars.  Biosphere Dark Sky Ranger Elizabeth Tindal leads the way with artist and Dark Sky researcher Natalie Marr. Wrap up warm. Soup and hot drinks afterwards.


Elizabeth Tindal is a freelance ranger with more than 20 years’ experience.

Natalie Marr is a Glasgow-based artist who is carrying out PHD research into Dark Sky spaces, designated areas in which light pollution is reduced for the protection and preservation of the night sky - with a focus on Galloway Forest Park She is interested in how Dark Sky spaces may inspire a greater sense of global; interrelatedness, responsibility and care.

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