Calendar

  • 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
  • SEP
    13

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting

    Tue at 07:15 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    Topic: Back to Astrophotography Basics! 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.

    2 months ago

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting starts soon!

    Astrophotography Special Interest Group Meeting starts shortly on Sep 13 (Tue) at 07:15 PM.

    3 attending
  • SEP
    14

    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 procedure, 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. The entry URL for the online meeting is available from the SAS president at president@seattleastro.org This plan could change as ... more

    2 months ago

    SAS Board Meeting starts soon!

    SAS Board Meeting starts shortly on Sep 14 (Wed) at 07:00 PM.

    0 attending
  • SEP
    17

    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

    2 months ago

    Paramount Park Star Party starts soon!

    Paramount Park Star Party starts shortly on Sep 17 (Sat) at 08:00 PM.

    2 attending
  • SEP
    17

    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.

    2 months ago

    Bonney Lake Star Gazing starts soon!

    Bonney Lake Star Gazing starts shortly on Sep 17 (Sat) at 08:00 PM.

    4 attending
  • SEP
    22

    2022 SAS Goldendale Star Party (Sept)

    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 4 star parties at Brooks Memorial State Park near Goldendale, WA. One each in the 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 for new astronomers and veterans to get together to share a love of the night ... more

    2 months ago

    2022 SAS Goldendale Star Party (Sept) starts soon!

    2022 SAS Goldendale Star Party (Sept) starts shortly on Sep 22 (Thu) at 04:00 PM.

    15 attending
  • SEP
    24

    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

    2 months ago

    Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party starts soon!

    Rattlesnake Ledge Trailhead Star Party starts shortly on Sep 24 (Sat) at 08:00 PM.

    5 attending
  • SEP
    24

    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

    2 months ago

    Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party starts soon!

    Snoqualmie Point Park Star Party starts shortly on Sep 24 (Sat) at 08:00 PM.

    7 attending
  • SEP
    28

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids

    Wed at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    In-Person at UW PAA A102 (Physics/Astronomy Auditorium) AND hybrid via Zoom Time capsules from the birth of our Solar System more than 4 billion years ago, Trojan asteroids orbit the Sun in two loose groups, with one group leading ahead of Jupiter in its path, the other trailing behind. Clustered around the two Lagrange points equidistant from the Sun and Jupiter, the Trojans are stabilized by the Sun and its largest planet in a gravitational balancing act. These primitive bodies hold ... more

    about 2 months ago

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids starts soon!

    Lucy: The First Mission to the Trojan Asteroids starts shortly on Sep 28 (Wed) at 07:00 PM.

    5 attending
  • SEP
    29

    Fall New Members Orientation

    Thu at 07:00 PM
    Online   Open to Public

    We here at SAS are very excited to welcome both recently joined members over the past year and those interested in learning more about SAS! Meeting will be via Zoom. Please login to see the meeting link on the day of the event OR if you are not a member yet please email Alan at membership@seattleastro.org This event will serve multiple purposes as a New Member Orientation, informational session for those interested in joining, and for those who are seeking ways to get involved. We ... more

    about 2 months ago

    Fall New Members Orientation starts soon!

    Fall New Members Orientation starts shortly on Sep 29 (Thu) at 07:00 PM.

    11 attending
  • SEP
    30

    Covington Park Star Party

    Fri at 07:00 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

    about 2 months ago

    Covington Park Star Party starts soon!

    Covington Park Star Party starts shortly on Sep 30 (Fri) at 07:00 PM.

    8 attending
  • OCT
    01

    International Observe the Moon

    Sat at 06:00 PM
    Open to Public

    Join us for the International Observe the Moon event this Saturday, October 1st. This is an event started by the NASA Lunar Reconisannace Orbiter Team to raise awareness of Earth's nearest neighbor. We will have some telescopes setup in the parking lot at Allan Yorke Park. If you have a telescope or bincoulars please bring them. Join us around sunset and take a look. We hope to see you there.

    about 2 months ago

    International Observe the Moon starts soon!

    International Observe the Moon starts shortly on Oct 01 (Sat) at 06:00 PM.

    1 attending