Outreach Events

Events tagged with Star Party

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  • 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 opportunity to experience the beauty of the Farm's land and sky. An SAS member will present an evening star talk to guests Up to five SAS volunteers with telescopes are needed. A gourmet evening meal along with wine from Novelty Hill Winery will be available to volunteers at a reduced ... 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. Jeff is looking for help from local astronomers. Anyone who is interested and able to help (with or without telescope) should contact Vasuki Seshadri at vasuki@alum.rit.edu and/or Jeff directly at jeffrey zylland@nps.gov Jeff is very knowledgeable about astronomy, but these ... more

  • JUL
    30

    Rockets & Space Summer Camp

    Mon at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Teachers in Longview school district are running a camp for high school students in Cowlitz County. NASA is funding our camp and it will be a day camp free to students. We are a title 1 district in southern Washington. We are open to whatever ideas you may have to enhance this program and are additionally interested in perhaps a star party component. We do not have telescopes and many of our students do not know how to use them. I haven't used one in years myself. Even though the ... more

  • JUL
    21

    Paramount Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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 provided by SAS volunteers, but participants are also welcome to bring their telescopes. Also, participants might want to bring their favorite cell phone sky app or a sky map from www.skymaps.com , but these helps are not required. Dress warmly and plan to meet at Paramount Park for an ... more

  • JUL
    21

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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 provided by SAS volunteers, but participants are also welcome to bring their telescopes. Also, participants might want to bring their favorite cell phone sky app or a sky map from www.skymaps.com , but these helps are not required. Dress warmly and plan to meet in the peninsula area ... more

  • JUN
    23

    Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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 provided by SAS volunteers, but participants are also welcome to bring their telescopes. Also, participants might want to bring their favorite cell phone sky app or a sky map from www.skymaps.com , but these helps are not required. Dress warmly and plan to meet at Paramount School Park ... more

  • JUN
    23

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 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 provided by SAS volunteers, but participants are also welcome to bring their telescopes, their favorite cell phone sky app, or a sky map from www.skymaps.com. However, no extra equipment is required. Dress warmly and plan to meet in the peninsula area just south of the Bathhouse ... more

  • MAY
    19

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    This Green Lake Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for May 19, 2018, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • MAY
    19

    Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public

    This Paramount School Park Public Star Party (outreach event) scheduled for May 19, 2018, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • 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.