Star Party Events

Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

Star party 2018 303

Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Public Free

Held on: Dec 14, 2018 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Dec 14, 2018 (Fri) at 11:45 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 04:17 PM
  • Civil at 04:53 PM
  • Nautical at 05:32 PM
  • Astronomical at 06:10 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 ascending order.

  • JUN
    29

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    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • JUL
    27

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 10:00 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

  • AUG
    03

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • AUG
    24

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 10:00 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

  • AUG
    31

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, August 31, from 8:00 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we ... more

Shown in date descending order.

  • AUG
    18

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

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  • AUG
    17

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Covington Parks & Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and interesting astronomical objects. Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society and ... more

  • AUG
    04

    3/4 Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 10:00 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

  • JUL
    21

    Public Star Party in Kent, GRNRA

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

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  • JUL
    20

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    Covington Parks & Recreation sponsors monthly star parties observing the moon, planets, constellations and interesting astronomical objects. Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society and ... more