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  • AUG
    03

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only
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    Always scheduled on the closest Saturday to the New Moon, our next Members-only Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party will be held on Saturday, August 3, from 9:00 P.M. to 11:55 P.M. Join us as we look up and enjoy the evening sky. We stargaze at the Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead parking lot to the southwest of Snoqualmie Point Park. All vehicles must display a valid Discover Pass.

  • AUG
    09

    Public Star Party at Covington Community Park

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public
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    This Public Star Party at Covington Community Park (star party event) scheduled for Aug 09, 2019, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • AUG
    09

    Public Star Party at Normandy Park, City Hall Park

    Fri at 09:00 PM Open to Public
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    Volunteer astronomers from the Seattle Astronomical Society and Nocturnal in Normandy Park team up with the City of Normandy Park to provide guests with telescopes and assistance to view the Moon, planets and constellations and other interesting astronomical objects. Meet for monthly star parties at the City Hall Park - SE Field 1 Baseball. Dress warmly, very warmly and bring a dim, very dim, red light. Please no white lights. Print and bring a copy of the latest "Skymaps" web site ... more

  • AUG
    10

    Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public
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    This Paramount School Park Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 10, 2019, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • AUG
    10

    Green River Natural Resource Area Public Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM Open to Public
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    This Green River Natural Resource Area Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 10, 2019, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • AUG
    10

    Green Lake Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public
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    This Green Lake Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 10, 2019, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • AUG
    12

    Astronomy on the Mountain

    Mon at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only
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    Private star party for lodge guests.

  • AUG
    13

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:00 PM Open to Public
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    Topic: Imaging Software Overview - Voyager Wayne Hixson will be sharing his experiences with using Voyager software for image capture and system control (https://www.voyagerastro.com). Come learn about this fantastic control software for running your rig! This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Meets second Tuesday of the month in the Red Barn Classroom of the Museum of Flight.

  • AUG
    18

    Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public
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    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, August 18, 2019 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. at the Museum of Flight in the Red Barn Classroom. All SAS Board meetings are open to the public.

  • AUG
    21

    The Origin Story of the Moon

    Wed at 07:00 PM Open to Public
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    Solar System Ambassador John McLaren will present the work of Dr. Julien Salmon on the leading hypothesis regarding the origin of the Moon. We will see the results from state-of-the-art computer models that allow testing this hypothesis. The monthly general meeting is as always, Open to the Public. Prior to the General Meeting, SAS volunteer staff offer a welcome table from 7:00PM to 7:30PM. New member and guests are invited to ask questions and meet some of the existing members. All ... more

  • AUG
    23

    Sip & Stargaze at Oxbow Farm

    Fri at 08:00 PM Open to Public
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    SAS volunteers with telescopes are sought for a "Stargazing on the Farm" on Friday, August 23, 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 of the clear, dark sky. An SAS volunteer will present an evening star tour for guest at ~10pm Up to eight SAS volunteers with telescopes are needed. A gourmet evening snack pack along with select drinks or wine from Novelty ... more

  • AUG
    24

    Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM SAS Members Only
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    This Third Quarter Moon Members-Only Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 24, 2019, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

  • AUG
    29

    Goldendale Star Party

    Thu at 02:30 PM SAS Members Only
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    Refer to the Activities Tab > Goldendale Star Party page for details.

  • AUG
    31

    Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM SAS Members Only
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    This Rattlesnake Mountain Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 31, 2019, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.