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Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

Star party 2018 303

Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Public Free

Held on: Dec 14, 2018 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Dec 14, 2018 (Fri) at 11:45 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 04:17 PM
  • Civil at 04:53 PM
  • Nautical at 05:32 PM
  • Astronomical at 06:10 PM

Location: 17649 SE 240th Street, Covington, WA 98042

Event Coordinator: David W. Ingram

Covington Parks & Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and interesting astronomical objects. Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society and Boeing Employees' Astronomical Society will provide telescopes and assist guests of all ages to view available celestial objects of the season.
It is especially important to dress warmly and bring only dim, red lights. No white flashlights please.
Visit the Skymaps web site <www.skymaps.com> to discover the viewable objects for the current month. Print and bring your personal observing plan to the volunteer astronomers to see how many night sky objects you can see for yourself.

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  • DEC
    14

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Covington Parks & Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and interesting astronomical objects. Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society and ... more

  • DEC
    15

    Public Star Party in Kent, GRNRA

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Area astronomers team up with Kent Parks at the Green River Natural Resource Area (GRNRA) to provide telescopes for an evening of public star gazing. December night sky views include the 1st quarter moon, ... more

  • DEC
    15

    Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Please join us for an evening of learning about the universe by observing interesting astronomical objects, including the moon, constellations, planets, and stars. Telescopes and/or binoculars will be ... more

  • DEC
    15

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Please join us for an evening of learning about the universe by observing interesting astronomical objects, including the moon, constellations, planets, and stars. Telescopes and/or binoculars will be ... more

  • DEC
    16

    Seattle Astronomical Society Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public

    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, December 16, 2018, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the Museum of Flight in the Red Barn Classroom. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public.

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  • DEC
    08

    Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Dec 08, 2018, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • DEC
    01

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 06:30 PM SAS Members Only

    This Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Dec 01, 2018, 06:30 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • NOV
    21

    Dawn of the Space Age

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    We welcome Dr. Julie Lutz, from the Manastash Ridge Observatory and the University of Washington, who will be speaking with attendees about the dawn of the space age - everything from Chinese rockets ... more

  • NOV
    18

    Seattle Astronomical Society Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public

    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, November 18, 2018, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Museum of Flight in the Red Barn Classroom. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public.

  • NOV
    17

    Public Star Party in Kent, GRNRA

    Sat at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Area astronomers team up with Kent Parks at the Green River Natural Resource Area (GRNRA) to provide telescopes for an evening of public star gazing. November night sky views include the 1st quarter moon, ... more