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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  • DEC
    29

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  • JAN
    05

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    Sat at 06:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • FEB
    02

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 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

  • FEB
    09

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 06:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • MAR
    02

    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

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  • MAY
    27

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • MAY
    20

    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

  • APR
    29

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

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  • APR
    22

    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

  • MAR
    25

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Mar 25, 2017, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.