Events titled like Star Party

Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

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Open to Public

Type: Star Party

Keywords: Star Party Public Free

Held on: Aug 17, 2018 (Fri) at 08:00 PM to Aug 17, 2018 (Fri) at 11:55 PM

Sunset Times:

  • Official at 08:16 PM
  • Civil at 08:50 PM
  • Nautical at 09:31 PM
  • Astronomical at 10:18 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.

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  • NOV
    16

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 06:00 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

  • NOV
    17

    Paramount School 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

  • NOV
    17

    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

  • NOV
    17

    Public Star Party in Kent, GRNRA

    Sat at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Area astronomers team up with Kent Parks at the Green River Natural Resource Area (GRNRA) to provide telescopes for an evening of public star gazing. November night sky views include the 1st quarter moon, ... more

  • DEC
    01

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 06:30 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

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  • MAY
    17

    Goldendale Star Party

    Thu at 07:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This star party, organized for SAS members, will offer an opportunity for very dark sky observing. Non-members must be accompanied by an SAS member and will be required to pay a fee of $10.00 and sign a ... more

  • MAY
    12

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 10:00 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, May 12, from 10:00 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we look ... more

  • MAY
    05

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 10:00 PM SAS Members Only

    This Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party (star party event) scheduled for May 05, 2018, 10:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. Mark your calendar for the New Moon Star Party next weekend. ... more

  • APR
    21

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Paramount Park Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Apr 21, 2018, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • APR
    21

    Green Lake Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Park Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for Apr 21, 2018, 08:00 PM is canceled due to inclement weather, a currently very cloudy sky. Both the Clear Sky Chart and National Weather ... more