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 ascending order.

  • JAN
    31

    Total Lunar Eclipse

    Wed at 03:00 AM Open to Public

    Area astronomers including volunteers from the Seattle Astronomical Society will participate in viewing the early morning January 31st Total Lunar Eclipse from Solstice Park in West Seattle.

  • FEB
    17

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, February 13, from 6 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we look ... more

  • FEB
    23

    Public Star Party at Covington

    Fri at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    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 ... more

  • FEB
    24

    Paramount 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

  • 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

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  • OCT
    28

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Join us for an evening of public observation of astronomical objects and learning about the universe. Map

  • 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

  • OCT
    21

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Oct 21, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. The next Members Only RMT SP is scheduled for Saturday, Nov 18, 2017.

  • OCT
    14

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party offers another opportunity each month to observe under a dark sky. It's open to all SAS members but is specifically designed to orient new members to dark-sky protocol. Although dark-sky ... 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