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  • JUL
    01

    Covington Community Park Star Party

    Fri at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Seattle Astronomical Society hosts monthly star gazing at Covington Community Park. Seasonal targets include the 1st quarter moon, constellations, stars, planets, star clusters and galaxies.Please feel free to bring your own observing equipment. It is recommended that visitors dress warmly and don't bring pets or white lights. Thank you. This event is weather dependent so please check back for possible cancellations. Questions? Please contact Dave at education@seattleastro.org ... more

    3 attending
  • JUL
    06

    BL - Tunes@Tapps

    Wed at 05:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Bonney Lake chapter will have a booth at Tunes@Tapps. Free live music. Come visit us at the booth and show support. We will be there answering questions about the club and getting people to join up.

    0 attending
  • JUL
    12

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:15 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Topic: Summer Imaging Season Prep and Troubleshooting This group meets to discuss imaging and processing techniques. No experience or special equipment required! Open to the general public. Please email event coordinator Matt at m_dahl@mac.com for the link to this meeting. Meets second Tuesday of the month, normally in the Red Barn Classroom of the Museum of Flight. This meeting will be online via Zoom during the global COVID pandemic.

    27 days ago

    Reminder

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting (astrophotography sig event) is scheduled for Jul 12, 2022, 07:15 PM. Please come out and join us!

    4 attending
  • JUL
    13

    BL - Tunes@Tapps

    Wed at 05:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Bonney Lake chapter will have a booth at Tunes@Tapps. Free live music. Come visit us at the booth and show support. We will be there answering questions about the club and getting people to join up.

    0 attending
  • JUL
    13

    SAS Board Meeting

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Open to Public

    At this point the hybrid meetings are scheduled for in-person attendance in the Museum of Flight, Second Floor Board Room and also for simultaneous virtual, online attendance on Zoom. The entry URL for Zoom online attendance is available from the SAS President at the following address below. (B0ard Meetings are open to the public.) president@seattleastro.org Be sure to check this site and page for pssible cancellation of in-person meetings before traveling to an advertised, ... more

    1 attending
  • JUL
    16

    BL - Star Gazing

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    This BL - Star Gazing (star party event) scheduled for Jul 16, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. Sorry about that. We will try again next month. There are a lot of other star parties coming up the next 2 weekends. plus the big Brooks Memorial multi-night event next weekend.

    22 days ago

    Cancellation

    This BL - Star Gazing (star party event) scheduled for Jul 16, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather. Sorry about that. We will try again next month. There are a lot of other star parties coming up the next 2 weekends. plus the big Brooks Memorial multi-night event next weekend.

    3 attending
  • JUL
    20

    BL - Tunes@Tapps

    Wed at 05:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Bonney Lake chapter will have a booth at Tunes@Tapps. Free live music. Come visit us at the booth and show support. We will be there answering questions about the club and getting people to join up.

    0 attending
  • JUL
    21

    2022 SAS Brooks Memorial State Park Star Party (July)

    Thu at 04:00 PM
    Open to Public

    What to expect: Join us for an annual tradition of stargazing from one of the darkest spots in Washington State. This year we are hosting four star parties at Brooks Memorial State Park near but not in Goldendale, WA. One Brooks Memorial Star Party will be held in each of the summer months of June, July, August, and September of 2022. One note to clarify: Although there is camping, this event is first and foremost a Star Party for SAS Members and guests to enjoy. This is an event ... more

    7 attending
  • JUL
    23

    Paramount Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Paramount Park Star Party offers one of the best possible observing experiences from a city location. Located in North Seattle, Paramount Part is easily and quickly reached by all in the Seattle area and offers an excellent city viewing experience. Questions? Please reach out to Dave Ingram at education@seattleastro.org or Wendy at outreach@seattleastro.org

    5 attending
  • JUL
    27

    BL - Tunes@Tapps

    Wed at 05:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Bonney Lake chapter will have a booth at Tunes@Tapps. Free live music. Come visit us at the booth and show support. We will be there answering questions about the club and getting people to join up.

    0 attending
  • JUL
    30

    Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party is reserved for SAS members-only and closed to the public. (A star party in nearby Snoqualmie Point Park is open on this same night to the public.) For SAS members, many of whom are very experienced observers, this members-only star party will offer an opportunity to interact and thereby enrich observing experience by learning from each other. That learning and interaction will ultimately benefit all future SAS members, new and experienced ... more

    7 attending
  • JUL
    30

    Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Beautiful, star spangled Snoqualmie Point Park will be the site of a SAS public star party open to the public and to all interested persons.. SAS members will be present with telescopes for public viewing, and all attendees are welcome to bring telescopes if they are telescope owners. Since Snoqualmie is about a forty minute drive east of Seattle and away from the city light pollution dimming the universe, the skies are dark and offer a thrilling observing experience, especially for ... more

    9 attending
  • AUG
    02

    Diving Deep, James Webb's First Images Examined

    Tue at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Every month SAS meets for our general meeting commonly featuring a guest speaker and presentation. It also provides members a chance to engage and be in community with each other. Please join us in-person (or hybrid) for our special summer series kick-off located at Chuck's Hop Shop in Seward Park! We'll take a closer look at the James Webb Space Telescope's first images and look to understand what we're looking at. NASA Solar System Ambassador Keith Krumm will be our guide through ... more

    12 attending
  • AUG
    03

    BL - Tunes@Tapps

    Wed at 05:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Bonney Lake chapter will have a booth at Tunes@Tapps. Free live music. Come visit us at the booth and show support. We will be there answering questions about the club and getting people to join up.

    1 attending
  • AUG
    05

    Aurorasaurus with Dr. Liz MacDonald

    Fri at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Learn more about the beautiful auroral night lights seen over the higher latitudes of our planet. Dr. Liz MacDonald is a NASA astrophysicist and WA native who studies the aurora. She also founded Aurorasaurus, a citizen science project that connects what amateur sky watchers capture in photos with the scientists who study aurora. Free in-person tickets (limited): https://www.eventbrite.com/e/aurora-citizen-science-project-aurorasaurus-tickets-390827755337 Seattle Astronomical Society ... more

    3 attending