Calendar

  • APR
    05

    SAS Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public
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    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, April 5, 2020 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. Due to the Covid-19 virus restrictions this will be an on-line only meeting. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public. Please email President@SeattleAstro.org if you want meeting login information.

  • APR
    14

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 05:30 PM Open to Public
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    Topic: Astrophotography! No special topic this week. Instead, we'll just have a zoom hangout to chat about astrophotography and have some general comraderie. The online zoom link is posted here. Note this meeting will be earlier than normal (since we aren't constrained by the Museum). Meeting will be from 5:30 - 6:30.

  • APR
    19

    New Members Orientation

    Sun at 02:00 PM Open to Public
    Theodor jacobsen observatory

    This New Members Orientation (new members orientation event) scheduled for Apr 19, 2020, 02:00 PM is cancelled due to coronavirus restrictions.

  • APR
    20

    Dark Sky Week – Day 2 Events

    Mon at 09:00 AM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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

  • APR
    21

    Dark Sky Week – Day 3 Events

    Tue at 11:00 AM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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
    22

    Dark Sky Week – Day 4 Events

    Wed at 10:00 AM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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
    22

    Online Social Hour

    Wed at 07:00 PM Open to Public
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    Let us have an informal, online member social hour tonight. Grab a bowl of ice cream and/or your favorite comfort food and log in to connect with other SAS members. There will be no formal, guest speaker presentation. I will have 10-15 minutes of information on the latest SAS news. The rest of the time is open for members to share what they are doing, chat, offer ideas and ask questions. See you tonight. John McLaren, SAS President

  • APR
    23

    Dark Sky Week – Day 5 Events

    Thu at 01:00 PM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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
    23

    Lunar Landing Sites, Past and Future

    Thu at 06:00 PM Open to Public
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    Join the NASA Night Sky Network on Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 6:00pm Pacific Time to hear Brian Day from NASA's Ames Research Center give us an inside look at lunar landing sites past and future, what we learned and hope to learn. We'll make use of NASA's Moon Trek portal (https://trek.nasa.gov/moon/) to conduct our exploration. Registration:Night Sky Network members can find more information and a link to preregister for this webinar (login required) on this Outreach Resource ... more

  • APR
    24

    Dark Sky Week – Day 6 Events

    Fri at 01:00 PM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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
    24

    Nationwide Livestream Star Party

    Fri at 07:00 PM Open to Public
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    Join the NASA Night Sky Network for a livestream star party featuring astronomers and observatories from around the nation. You'll get to see what the night sky looks like nationwide from the comfort of your very own living room.Access the livestream: cfa.harvard.edu/flwo/youtubeHosts for this event: Amy C. Oliver,Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory,NASA/JPL Solar System AmbassadorLocation: ArizonaDaniel Cervantes,Feynman Observatory,Solar System AmbassadorLocation: IndianaShannon ... more

  • APR
    25

    Dark Sky Week – Day 7 Events

    Sat at 10:00 AM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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 Astrophotography 101 with Bettymaya Foott Presentation released at Noon PDT The ... more

  • APR
    26

    Dark Sky Week – Day 8 Events

    Sun at 01:00 PM Open to Public
    Www.stevenmillerpix.com 0095

    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 The Night Sky in the Human Imagination with Michael Marlin Presentation released ... more

  • APR
    26

    Live Astrophotography Presentation

    Sun at 06:30 PM Open to Public
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    Matt Dieterich will be giving a live presenation via YouTube about telescopes, mounts, and astrophotography. He will share some recent telescope observatories he helped install equipment for. To join the live session, search for The Astro Imaging Channel on You Tube when the live stream begins April 26th at 6:30 PM.

  • MAY
    01

    Stellar Odyssey Lecture

    Fri at 06:00 PM Open to Public
    Memphis

    You are invited to join the Memphis Astronomical Society General Meeting and Monthly Presentation via YouTube Live durning COVID 19 Shelter at Home Stellar Odyyssey Lecture by Bryan Hill - What is a star? For Astrophysics, the line of “Twinkle, twinkle, little star. How I wonder what you are!”, has more meaning than expected. The Sun, the most well-known star is merely one in an endless stream of stars. Once observed, the answer to “what is a star?” becomes more ... more

  • MAY
    02

    Lowell Observatory Astronomy Day

    Sat at 06:00 PM Open to Public
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    Celebrate National Astronomy Day with Lowell Observatory at 6pm AZ/Pacific. Live talks from Lowell astronomers and educators will look at astronomy as both a profession and a hobby that inspires us all. Topics include getting started in astronomy while everyone is at home practicing social distancing and doing at-home astronomy activities for kids. We'll also look at the legacy of Robert Burnham, who authored the authoritative Burnham's Celestial Handbook for both beginning and advanced ... more

  • MAY
    02

    Paramount School Park Public Star Party

    Sat at 09:00 PM Open to Public
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    This Paramount School Park Public Star Party (star party event) scheduled for May 02, 2020, 09:00 PM is cancelled

  • MAY
    02

    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 May 02, 2020, 09:00 PM is cancelled due to Corona Virus and government order of restriction of public events until May 4.

  • MAY
    03

    SAS Board Meeting

    Sun at 03:00 PM Open to Public
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    The SAS Board Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. This Board Meeting is usually at the Museum of Flight in the Red Barn Classroom; but because of the governor's restrictions on public meetings due to the Corona Virus, this Board Meeting will be on Zoom online. All SAS Board Meetings are open to the public. Check the SAS Website at seattleastro.com for further information about the online meeting.