Outreach Events

Events tagged with Star Party

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  • NOV

    Private Star Party for Kentridge HS Class

    Sat at 06:00 PM SAS Members Only

    The SAS will provide a private star party for about 60 students from Kentridge High School. Four to six astronomers with EPO experience and personal telescopes are sought for a three hour program including a star walk and telescope viewing. Please contact D. Ingram and tell him how you would like to help. If you are new to education and public outreach, this would be a good opportunity to watch and learn especially if you enjoy being around young people.

  • OCT

    A Night with the Planets & Stars

    Fri at 07:00 PM SAS Members Only

    Jon Bearscove's Galileo Astronomy Unclub (GAU) has been asked to conduct a large-scale event under the stars for Rainier Middle School in Auburn. This event may have 300 or more students/parents. Jon and I are contacting SAS members and local astronomy organizations for volunteers with telescopes to assist in this event. Volunteers will set up telescopes in a large school courtyard. There is ample, convenient parking for astronomers who can help. Volunteer astronomers or lecturers ... more

  • JAN

    Astronomy Merit Badge

    Sat at 11:33 AM SAS Members Only

    Hello! We a trying to get our Scouts excited about science. So, we are working on the Astronomy Merit Badge. We are camping at Tolt-McDonald County Park January 25th. We were wondering if we could have an astronomy expert come out and teach us. We have two nice scopes and a few binoculars. If you could make it, that would be wonderful. Thank you! This event was COMPLETED as scheduled with approximately 20 11-14 year old male scouts and 5 fathers participating.SAS members participating ... more

  • APR

    Theodor Jacobsen Observatory Star Party

    Wed at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    SAS is proud to support UW Seattle's Theodor Jacobsen Observatory program. We hold Star Parties at the observatory every first and third Wednesday of the Month, from April till October of every year.