Societies and Organisations
Association of Falkirk Astronomers (AFA), founded in 1999 by a small group of local amateur astronomers for an active group operating in the Falkirk area. An exhibition, held in a local hotel confirmed interest in the area to form a group. Its membership of nearly 40 meet usually on the second Wed. each month (except for Jun., Jul. and Aug.) at the Old Peoples’ Welfare Hall, Laurieston, near Falkirk.
Stirling Astronomical Society (StiAS), meeting at Smith Museum and Art Gallery, Dumbarton Road, Stirling to encourage astronomy, for both beginners and the more experienced.