Announcements

  • Reminder for Green Lake Star Party

    Event on 2017-10-28 posted 1 day ago

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Green Lake and Paramount Park Star Parties (outreach events) are scheduled for Oct 28, 2017, 07:00 PM. Please plan to come out and join us if the weather permits!  This early reminder is posted to call your attention to the date, next Saturday, October 28, 2017.  An incorrect date was originally posted on the Activities List for our Through the Clouds forum.  Please note this correction!  And check this Website and/or Through the Clouds for possible cancellation on Oct. 28 if weather is bad.

  • Cancellation for Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Event on 2017-10-21 posted 1 day ago

    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Oct 21, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.  The next Members Only RMT SP is scheduled for Saturday, Nov 21, 2017. 

  • Reminder for Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Event on 2017-10-14 posted 9 days ago

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Third Quarter Moon Star Party (star party event) is scheduled for Oct 14, 2017, 08:00 PM. Please come out and join us!

    Clear sky chart shows clearing at 9pm with average transparency and 4/5 seeing by 10pm.

  • Reminder for Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Event on 2017-10-10 posted 13 days ago

    This is just a friendly reminder that the Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) is scheduled for Oct 10, 2017, 07:00 PM. Please come out and join us!

    Topic: Calibration frames - What they are and why we use them

    Jon Minnick will discuss the importance of calibration frames in your data.  Dark, bias, and flat frames are necessary to make the most out of your data.  Come learn how to take them and how to appropriately apply them to your data! 

  • Cancellation for Community Star Party

    Event on 2017-10-05 posted 20 days ago

    This Learning about the Night Sky (outreach event) scheduled for Oct 05, 2017, 02:22 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.