Events tagged with Public

Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

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Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Public Free

Held on: Jul 20, 2018 (Fri) at 09:00 PM to Jul 20, 2018 (Fri) at 11:55 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 08:56 PM
  • Civil at 09:34 PM
  • Nautical at 10:24 PM
  • Astronomical at 11:28 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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  • NOV
    16

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 06:00 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

  • NOV
    17

    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

  • NOV
    17

    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

  • 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

  • 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.

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  • DEC
    23

    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
    23

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    The Paramount Park Star Party is definitely happening this evening, Saturday, December 23, since at least one volunteer with telescope has committed to be there! Thanks to that volunteer! Possibly more ... more

  • DEC
    22

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    This Public Star Party at Covington Community Park (star party event) scheduled for Dec 22, 2017, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • DEC
    13

    Geminid Meteor Shower Watch

    Wed at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Beginning after sunset Wednesday, December 13th, upwards of 60 meteors per hour are expected to shower Earth until Moonrise at 4am on Thursday. The absence of moonlight, the Earth's "near perfect" ... more

  • NOV
    25

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    This Paramount Park Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Nov 25, 2017, 06:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.