Events tagged with Outreach

Public Star Party at Covington

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Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Public Outreach Star Party

Held on: Feb 23, 2018 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Feb 23, 2018 (Fri) at 11:45 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 05:44 PM
  • Civil at 06:15 PM
  • Nautical at 06:51 PM
  • Astronomical at 07:26 PM

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

Event Coordinator: David W. Ingram

Covington Parks and Recreation and area amateur astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing Employees' Astronomical Society, and Tacoma Astronomical Society will provide the public with telescope views of January's first quarter moon, planets, stars, clusters, galaxies and other celestial objects. These star parties are held on the west side of the soccer field.  This event is free to the public and is family and child friendly.  Dress warmly. Bring a dim, red flashlight.  Please bring no white lights!  Print and bring your own copy of the January star chart found a www.skymaps.com

Shown in date descending order.

  • MAY
    23

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    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

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  • MAY
    20

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    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

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  • MAY
    07

    Space Night at the Museum of Flight

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  • APR
    25

    Green Lake Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Apr 25, 2015, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to a forecast of inclement weather, including possible showers and thunder storms.

  • APR
    25

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

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