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.

Shown in date descending order.

  • OCT
    28

    International Observe the Moon Night...Day!

    Sat at 09:00 AM Open to Public

    Amateur astronomers from area astronomy societies will chat with library patrons and answer questions as they interact with our tables of hands-on activities related to the moon. The Library is having a ... more

  • OCT
    27

    Public Star Party at Covington

    Fri at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Monthly public star parties are held at Covington Community Park, 17649 SE 240th Street, Covington, WA 98042. Area amateur astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing Employees' ... more

  • SEP
    30

    Green Lake Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Sep 30, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather: currently cloudy and rainy with lightning in areas. The forecast is for rain, ... more

  • 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