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: Oct 12, 2018 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Oct 12, 2018 (Fri) at 11:55 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 06:26 PM
  • Civil at 06:57 PM
  • Nautical at 07:32 PM
  • Astronomical at 08:08 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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  • AUG
    17

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 08:00 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

  • AUG
    11

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our usual Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be open to the public for a meteor shower on Saturday, August 11, from 7:00 ... more

  • AUG
    08

    Sunrise at Mount Rainier Star Party

    Wed at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    A national park ranger, Jeff Zylland, is putting together a public observing night on Wednesday, August 8 at Sunrise on Mount Rainier, which has the highest altitude reachable by road and very dark skies. ... more

  • JUL
    21

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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

  • JUL
    21

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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