Events tagged with Star Party

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 descending order.

  • SEP
    10

    Green Lake Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Sep 10, 2016, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather: extensive cloud cover at Green Lake.

  • SEP
    10

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

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

  • SEP
    09

    Covington Community Park Star Party

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    New event! Join us for an evening of observing interesting astronomical objects and learning about the universe. Astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society, Boeing Employees Astronomical Society, and ... more

  • SEP
    03

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Tonight's scheduled SAS members' only star party at Rattlesnake Ledge Trail hereby is cancelled.  Per the Clear Sky Chart from 5pm does not show enough blue sky to justify driving out to the ... more

  • SEP
    01

    Goldendale Star Party

    Thu at 12:00 PM Open to Public

    SAS's annual members-only dark sky star party at Brooks Memorial Park, near Goldendale, WA. Event details and location information are available at http://www.seattleastro.org/activities/8