General Meetings Events

General Meeting

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Open to Public

Type: General Meetings

Held on: Oct 17, 2018 (Wed) at 07:30 PM to Oct 17, 2018 (Wed) at 09:30 PM

Speaker: Dave Ingram

Event Coordinator: Rayna C.T. Bauer

We welcome our own Vice President of Education Dave Ingram.  

The monthly general meeting is as always, Open to the Public. Prior to the General Meeting, SAS volunteer staff offer a welcome table from 7:00PM to 7:30PM. New member and guests are invited to ask questions and meet some of the existing members. All attendees are welcome to stop by, have a cookie, and (if available) make a name tag to help everyone get to know you better. The meeting begins at 7:30pm with SAS business, followed by the lecture. 

Shown in date descending order.

  • SEP
    18

    Star Parties: Table Mountain and Goldendale

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Maxine Nagel of the SAS will talk about this summer's Table Mountain Star Party, one of the Pacific Northwest area's main observing events of the year. Due to wildfire damage at the usual Table Mountain ... more

  • AUG
    21

    "Asteroids and Dwarf Planets" and "Comets: Gorgeous Primordial Snowballs

    Wed at 07:33 PM Open to Public

    August's General meeting will be a viewing of two taped talks by Alexei Filippenko of UC Berkeley: "Asteroids and Dwarf Planets" and "Comets."

  • AUG
    06

    Getting started with DSLR Astrophotography

    Tue at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    Ken Hoffman from the Everett Astronomical Society will be presenting "Getting Started with DSLR Astrophogography" See the notes for a synopsis of the presentation.

  • JUL
    17

    Astronomy Apps for your Mobile Device

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    SAS members Paul Rodman (author of AstroAid for iOS and Astroplanner for desktop computers) and Chris Laurel (author of Sky Guide and Cosmographia for iOS and Celestia for desktop computers) will demo their ... more

  • JUN
    19

    Observing the Southern Sky from Chile

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    SAS member Mike Dole will present a slide show on his recent trip to Chile, focusing on his experience observing the southern sky through binoculars and telescopes. He will discuss planning for the trip, ... more