Calendar

  • 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

  • AUG
    08

    Sunrise at Mount Rainier Star Party

    Wed at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    A national park ranger, Jeff Zylland, is putting together a public observing night on Wednesday, August 8 at Sunrise on Mount Rainier, which has the highest altitude reachable by road and very dark skies. ... more

  • AUG
    10

    Stargazing on the Oxbow Farm

    Fri at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    SAS volunteers with telescopes are sought for a "Stargazing on the Farm" on Friday, August 10, 2019 at the Oxbow Farm & Conservation Center in Carnation, WA. This event will bring to the community an ... more

  • AUG
    11

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 07:00 PM Open to Public

    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our usual Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be open to the public for a meteor shower on Saturday, August 11, from 7:00 ... more

  • AUG
    15

    Massive Star Geriatrics

    Wed at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    We welcome Dr. Rubab Khan, from the University of Washington, who will be speaking with attendees about the evolution and fates of high mass stars. The monthly general meeting is as always, Open to the ... more

  • 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
    18

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 18, 2018, 08:00 PM is canceled due to inclement weather, clouds, and smoke recently moving in from wildfires..

  • AUG
    18

    Public Star Party in Kent, GRNRA

    Sat at 08:00 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. August night sky views include the 1st quarter moon, ... more

  • AUG
    18

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 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

  • AUG
    26

    Seattle Astronomical Society Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public

    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, August 26, 2018, from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Museum of Flight in the Red Barn Classroom. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public.

  • SEP
    01

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only 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