Calendar

  • NOV
    01

    Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public

    A Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, November 1, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. The meeting is open to all members and the public. Member should sign in to see the meeting link. Non-member can email President@SeattleAstro,Org prior to the meeting start for the meeting link.

  • NOV
    03

    TAS Member Meeting - Current Activities in Space!

    Tue at 07:30 PM Open to Public

    You are invited to view the Tacoma Astromomical Society's November Member Meeting. Presentation - Current Activities in Space! Ken Young, General Manager Space Systems with Aerojet Rocketdyne will be be talking about several of the ongoing mission they are supporting and those that are about to launch. Please visit the TAS calendar at https://www.tas-online.org/calendar.php for the Zoom link.

  • NOV
    04

    Big Astronomy, People + Places + Discoveries

    Wed at 11:30 AM Open to Public

    Experience the California Academy of Sciences newest planetarium show from wherever you are in the universe! Join us on YouTube for a weekly livestream of the show every Wednesday at 11:30 am PT. "Big Astronomy: People, Places, Discoveries" transports you to three world-class observatories in Chile’s rugged Andes Mountains and arid Atacama Desert-remote, extreme regions that happen to have the perfect conditions for astronomical research. Along the way, you’ll meet an ... more

  • NOV
    10

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:15 PM Open to Public

    Topic: Choosing an Astrocamera With a flood of new cameras coming on the market, this is a great time to learn or refresh your knowledge about the different properties to consider when choosing an astrocam. Matt will discuss what to look for when selecting a camera and what to look for in order to make the most out of your decision. This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month, normally ... more

  • NOV
    11

    Big Astronomy, People + Places + Discoveries

    Wed at 11:30 AM Open to Public

    Experience the California Academy of Sciences newest planetarium show from wherever you are in the universe! Join us on YouTube for a weekly livestream of the show every Wednesday at 11:30 am PT. "Big Astronomy: People, Places, Discoveries" transports you to three world-class observatories in Chile’s rugged Andes Mountains and arid Atacama Desert-remote, extreme regions that happen to have the perfect conditions for astronomical research. Along the way, you’ll meet an ... more

  • NOV
    13

    "Under One Sky" IDA Virtual Conference

    Fri at 01:00 PM Open to Public

    Want to know more about light pollution and how to preserve dark skies? The International Dark Sky Association's annual conference is this weekend: November 13-14! This year's conference is online only, full of amazing speakers, and free to attend! Find more info & register at https://conference.darksky.org/ Sessions will happen across 24 hours in three different time zones beginning with a global opening on Friday, November 13 at 1:00 PM PST. The conference will then move to three ... more

  • NOV
    18

    Big Astronomy, People + Places + Discoveries

    Wed at 11:30 AM Open to Public

    Experience the California Academy of Sciences newest planetarium show from wherever you are in the universe! Join us on YouTube for a weekly livestream of the show every Wednesday at 11:30 am PT. "Big Astronomy: People, Places, Discoveries" transports you to three world-class observatories in Chile’s rugged Andes Mountains and arid Atacama Desert-remote, extreme regions that happen to have the perfect conditions for astronomical research. Along the way, you’ll meet an ... more

  • NOV
    18

    SAS Member meeting - Chandra and the Invisible Universe

    Wed at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    Note we are starting 1 hour earlier than normal! Dr. Jonathan McDowell will be joining us from the east coast to talk to us about the Chandra X-Ray Telescope. Social time 6:00 pm Meeting and presentation 6:30pm SAS Board elections after the presentation. Members sign in to the SAS web site for the Zoom link. General public is welcome and must email President@SeattleAstro.Org prior to 6:30 pm for the Zoom link.

  • NOV
    21

    Virtual Telescope Viewing

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    Join Chabot's resident astronomers on Facebook Live every Saturday evening live from Chabot’s Observation deck! Each week, our astronomers will guide us through spectacular night sky viewing through Nellie, Chabot‘s most powerful telescope.Weather permitting, we will be able to view objects live through the telescopes and our astronomers will be available for an open forum for all of your most pressing astronomy questions. About NellieNellie is a 36-inch reflector ... more

  • NOV
    22

    Galaxy Quest

    Sun at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    Log on to take a journey into some of the aspects of galaxies within the Universe. Take part in a YouTube Live event with an interactive live chat feature. Q and A will be available throughout the presentation. Log in five minutes before the start time and look for the live event: https://www.youtube.com/user/mjguillette

  • NOV
    25

    Virtual Tour of Outer Space

    Wed at 04:30 PM Open to Public

    Do you love space? Come and join a California Academy of Sciences Morrison Planetarium planetarium presenter on a live wander through outer space every Wednesday on Facebook and YouTube live. Come ready with your astronomy questions and tour stop requests!Tune into the Morrison Planetarium Facebook page or the OpenSpace YouTube channel

  • NOV
    26

    Virtual Stroll Around the Galactic Neighborhood and Beyond

    Thu at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    Join your Friendly Neighborhood Astronomer Irene Pease for a live, virtual stroll around the galactic neighborhood and beyond. Tune in on the FNA's Facebook

  • NOV
    28

    Virtual Telescope Viewing

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    Join Chabot's resident astronomers on Facebook Live every Saturday evening live from Chabot’s Observation deck! Each week, our astronomers will guide us through spectacular night sky viewing through Nellie, Chabot‘s most powerful telescope.Weather permitting, we will be able to view objects live through the telescopes and our astronomers will be available for an open forum for all of your most pressing astronomy questions. About NellieNellie is a 36-inch reflector ... more

  • NOV
    29

    SAS Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public

    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 29, 2020. The meeting will be online. Members can sign in to the SAS website to see the Zoom login. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public. Non-members can email President@SeattleAstro.Org prior to 3 PM for the Zoom login.