Announcements

  • Cancellation for Green Lake Public Star Party

    Event on 2020-05-02 over 1 year ago

    This Green Lake Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for May 02, 2020, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to  Corona Virus and government order of restriction of public events until May 4. 

  • Cancellation for New Members Orientation

    Event on 2020-04-19 over 1 year ago

    This New Members Orientation (new members orientation event) scheduled for Apr 19, 2020, 02:00 PM is cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions.

  • Lending Library Status

    over 1 year ago

    A limited amount of lending has resumed. We are testing out processes to safely transfer equipment in compliance with Health Department guidance. If you are on the waiting list, please be patient. If you have any concerns please contact President@SeattleAstro.Org

  • Reminder for Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-21 over 1 year ago

    If attending the member only star party, please read and follow these King County Health Department Guidelines:

    www.kingcounty.gov/depts/health/communicable-diseases/disease-control/novel-coronavirus/events.aspx

    Older adults and at risk individuals with underlying medical conditions are encouraged to stay home.

    Do not attend if you have symptoms. Go home immediately if you begin having symptoms.

    Stay isolated from other observers.

    Do not share looking thorough other’s telescopes to avoid “touching your eye” to a potentially contaminated surface.

    Use hand sanitizer.

  • Videos Available for Mars Perseverance Rover

    Event on 2020-03-18 over 1 year ago

    Our first ever online SAS General Meeting's videos are now available from our website page for this event. You can either enjoy watching the videos directly from the page with your favorite web-browser, or you can download them directly to your computer for later viewing.

  • Event update due to Covid 19 Virus

    over 1 year ago

    1. We have cancelled all public star parties throuogh at least the end of March.
    2. We are checking to see if we can still hold the member only star parties in compliance with all health department guidelines.
    3. We are planning to hold the March 18th member meeting online via Zoom. There will be a presentation on the Mars Perseverence Rover Mission. Details will be posted soon

    John McLaren, SAS President

  • Cancellation for Green Lake Public Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-28 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Green Lake Public Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-28 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-28 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Green River, Van Doren's Landing, Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-28 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Event on 2020-03-27 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Public Star Party at Normandy Park, City Hall Park

    Event on 2020-03-20 over 1 year ago

    SAS is cancelling our participation in public star parties through at least the end of March due to virus concerns.

  • Cancellation for Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Event on 2020-03-14 over 1 year ago

    This Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Mar 14, 2020, 08:30 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • Cancellation for Board Meeting

    Event on 2020-03-08 over 1 year ago

    This Board Meeting (board meeting event) scheduled for Mar 08, 2020, 03:00 PM is cancelled. Please email Board@Seattleastro.org if there are items you want the Board to know about before the April meeting.

  • Cancellation for Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Event on 2020-03-10 almost 2 years ago

    This Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography event) scheduled for Mar 10, 2020, 08:00 PM is cancelled.

    Out of an abundance of caution given the current COVID-19 outbreak, the march meeting has been canceled.  We will attempt to have our April meeting as planned (details forthcoming).  Stay well, everyone!