Calendar

  • 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

    Bonney Lake 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
  • AUG
    06

    Covington Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Seattle Astronomical Society is hosting an evening of star gazing at Covington Community Park to observe interesting astronomical objects and to learn about the universe. Astronomers from area astronomical societies have been invited to share telescope views of planets, stars, clusters, galaxies, and other celestial objects of the season.Please feel free to bring your own equipment and/or monthly star charts. This event is weather dependent so please check back for possible ... more

    6 attending
  • AUG
    09

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:15 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Topic: Imaging Q&A New to astrophotography? Having issues? Working through a difficult processing section? Come get your questions answered! 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 ... more

    1 attending
  • AUG
    10

    Bonney Lake 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
  • AUG
    10

    SAS Board Meeting

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Since the Pandemic requirements for meetings have changed the meeting set-up, location, and process, any persons planning on attending this meeting should recheck here to see the latest possible changes before attending. At this point the meetings are scheduled in-person for the Museum of Flight Second Floor Board Room for in-person attendance and also on Zoom for virtual, online attendance. The entry URL for the online meeting is availale from the SAS president before each meeting ... more

    0 attending
  • AUG
    17

    Bonney Lake 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
  • AUG
    17

    Viewing & Imaging the Planets, Presented by Cloud Break Optics

    Wed 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 for our second Summer Series meeting with, "Viewing & Imaging the Planets, Presented by Cloud Break Optics" located at Bickersons Brewhouse in Ballard. We'll be going over the when, how, and other good info to view and possibly image the planets through telescopes and what equipment ... more

    13 attending
  • AUG
    20

    Bonney Lake Star Gazing

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Join us in Bonney Lake on the 3rd Saturday for Star Gazing. We will have telescopes for people to look through or feel free to bring your own. The fun starts at sunset.

    0 attending
  • AUG
    20

    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

    8 attending
  • AUG
    24

    Bonney Lake 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
  • AUG
    25

    2022 SAS Brooks Memorial State Park Star Party (August)

    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 State Park Star Party will be held during each summer month of June, July, August, and September. 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

    15 attending
  • AUG
    27

    Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    SAS Members Only

    This Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 27, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

    about 1 month ago

    Cancellation

    This Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 27, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

    2 attending
  • AUG
    27

    Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party

    Sat at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    This Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 27, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

    about 1 month ago

    Cancellation

    This Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party (star party event) scheduled for Aug 27, 2022, 08:00 PM is cancelled due to inclement weather.

    3 attending
  • AUG
    31

    Bonney Lake 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
  • SEP
    02

    Covington Park Star Party

    Fri at 08:00 PM
    Open to Public

    The Seattle Astronomical Society is hosting an evening of star gazing at Covington Community Park to observe interesting astronomical objects and to learn about the universe. Astronomers from area astronomical societies have been invited to share telescope views of planets, stars, clusters, galaxies, and other celestial objects of the season.Please feel free to bring your own equipment and/or monthly star charts. This event is weather dependent so please check back for possible ... more

    1 attending