Star Party Events

Public Star Party at Covington

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Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Public Outreach Star Party

Held on: Feb 23, 2018 (Fri) at 07:00 PM to Feb 23, 2018 (Fri) at 11:45 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 05:44 PM
  • Civil at 06:15 PM
  • Nautical at 06:51 PM
  • Astronomical at 07:26 PM

Location: Covington Community Park, 17649 SE 240th Street, Covington, WA 98042

Event Coordinator: David W. Ingram

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 telescope views of January's first quarter moon, planets, stars, clusters, galaxies and other celestial objects. These star parties are held on the west side of the soccer field.  This event is free to the public and is family and child friendly.  Dress warmly. Bring a dim, red flashlight.  Please bring no white lights!  Print and bring your own copy of the January star chart found a www.skymaps.com

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  • NOV
    03

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    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

  • NOV
    10

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 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, November 10, from 7:00 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we ... more

  • DEC
    01

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 06:30 PM Open to Public

    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

  • DEC
    08

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 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, December 8, from 7:00 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we ... more

  • DEC
    14

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 07:00 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

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  • AUG
    12

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Third Quarter Moon Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 12, 2017, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • JUL
    22

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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, July 22, from 9 PM to 11:55 PM. Join us as we look up and ... more

  • JUL
    15

    3rd Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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

  • JUN
    24

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    The "members only" Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, Jun 24, from 9 PM to 1 AM. Join us as we take in the monthly, celestial view from reasonably dark skies. We stargaze ... more

  • JUN
    17

    Third Quarter Moon Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Third Quarter Moon Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Jun 17, 2017, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.