Special Event Events

Shown in date descending order.

  • APR
    23

    Dark Sky Week – Day 5 Events

    Thu at 01:00 PM Open to Public

    Join the International Dark Sky Association for live presentations and videos from dark sky experts from around the world! Presentations will be rolled out on IDA’s YouTube Channel and social media following the dates and times listed below. Note that some presentations will be broadcast live, so you can interact with the presenter on YouTube or Facebook . Presentation released at 1PM PDT Scale of the Universe with Jeff Bennett Live at 2PM PDT Telling the Sky Legends- ... more

  • APR
    22

    Dark Sky Week – Day 4 Events

    Wed at 10:00 AM Open to Public

    Join the International Dark Sky Association for live presentations and videos from dark sky experts from around the world! Presentations will be rolled out on IDA’s YouTube Channel and social media following the dates and times listed below. Note that some presentations will be broadcast live, so you can interact with the presenter on YouTube or Facebook . Presentation released at 10AM PDT Moving in Darkness with Erica Prather Live at 11AM PDT Lighting Impact on the ... more

  • APR
    21

    Dark Sky Week – Day 3 Events

    Tue at 11:00 AM Open to Public

    Join the International Dark Sky Association for live presentations and videos from dark sky experts from around the world! Presentations will be rolled out on IDA’s YouTube Channel and social media following the dates and times listed below. Note that some presentations will be broadcast live, so you can interact with the presenter on YouTube or Facebook . Live at 11AM PDT Childhood and the Night - with Dr Richard Louv Presentation released at Noon PDT Echoes of the ... more

  • APR
    20

    Dark Sky Week – Day 2 Events

    Mon at 09:00 AM Open to Public

    Join the International Dark Sky Association for live presentations and videos from dark sky experts from around the world! Presentations will be rolled out on IDA’s YouTube Channel and social media following the dates and times listed below. Note that some presentations will be broadcast live, so you can interact with the presenter on YouTube or Facebook in a Q&A session. Live at 9am PDT Dark Sky Art in the Parks - Live with Dr. Tyler Nordgren Presentation released at 11AM ... more

  • MAR
    24

    Hubble's 30th Anniversary (Online)

    Tue at 06:00 PM Open to Public

    SAS members are invited to participate with others in a free, NASA Night Sky Network webinar with Dr. Frank Summers. He will share the legacy of 30 years of exploration with the Hubble Space Telescope. Join Dr. Summers for a lavishly illustrated exploration of the history, accomplishments, and celestial splendor of Hubble. Night Sky Network members can find more information and a link to preregister for this webinar (login required) here: ... more

  • OCT
    03

    Wells Fargo FREE Astronomy Day

    Thu at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    The first Thursday of October, the Museum stays open late - and admission is FREE. Enjoy all the Museum's features from 5:00 to 9:00 PM, courtesy of Wells Fargo. Look up at the night sky! Local science and astronomy clubs share their knowledge of the heavens with viewing opportunities through their telescopes (weather permitting). Enjoy additional educational activities throughout the evening. Volunteers from the SAS are needed for astronomy outreach, to talk with people about the ... more

  • JUL
    20

    Apollo 11 Anniversary - Public Moon Watch Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public

    Join the Seattle Astronomical Society and world renowned lunar expert, Robert Reeves, for an evening of talks and stargazing as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. This is a free, family-oriented event and all are welcome. Please register for the event here. Talks - Snoqualmie Point Park Amphitheater 8:45pm “Apollo 11 Through the Eyes of an 11 Year old” - Lonnie Wege, Celestron Telescopes 9:10pm “Understanding Apollo’s ... more

  • MAY
    02

    Space Day at the Museum of Flight

    Thu at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    On Thursday, May 2nd from 5pm-9pm the Museum of Flight opens its doors, free to the general public.

  • MAY
    03

    Space Day at the Museum of Flight

    Thu at 05:00 PM Open to Public

    On Thursday, May 3rd from 5pm-9pm the Museum of Flight opens its doors, free to the general public.

  • APR
    22

    Seattle March For Science

    Sat at 10:00 AM Open to Public

    SAS participateion in the Seattle March For Science scheduled for Apr 22, 2017, 10:00 AM is cancelled. Unfortunately the Seattle Astronomical Society will NOT be able to attend the Seattle March For Science. We're sorry for any inconvenience or confusion this may have caused.