Events tagged with Public

Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

Star parties

Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Free Public

Held on: Dec 22, 2017 (Fri) at 06:00 PM to Dec 22, 2017 (Fri) at 10:00 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 04:20 PM
  • Civil at 04:56 PM
  • Nautical at 05:35 PM
  • Astronomical at 06:13 PM

Location: Covington Community Park, 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. These star parties are held on the west side of the soccer field.  Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing Employees' Astronomical Society, and Tacoma 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.  You can also visit the web site <www.skymaps.com> and print and your own copy of the current month star chart of the night sky.

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

Shown in date ascending order.

  • FEB
    24

    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

  • MAR
    23

    Public Star Party at Covington

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Covington Parks & Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and interesting astronomical objects. These star parties are held on the west side of the soccer field. ... more

  • MAR
    24

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 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

  • MAR
    24

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 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

  • APR
    21

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 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

Shown in date descending order.

  • SEP
    30

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Paramount Park Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Sep 30, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather: clouds, rain, and a recent forecast warning/advisory for thunder and lightning.

  • SEP
    29

    Covington Community Park Star Party

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Covington (WA) Parks & Recreation sponsors a Fall star party to observe the night sky and learning about the universe. Astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing Employees' Astronomical ... more

  • AUG
    26

    Green Lake Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Please join us for an evening of observing interesting astronomical objects and of learning about the universe.

  • AUG
    26

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Please join us for an evening of observing interesting astronomical objects and of learning about the universe.

  • AUG
    25

    Covington Community Park Star Party

    Fri at 09:30 PM Open to Public

    Covington Parks & Recreation are sponsoring monthly evenings of observing interesting astronomical objects and learning about the universe. Astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing ... more