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Our Next Meeting

 Where:  Olympic College, Room Art 103 (click room number for map)

Time:  7:30 PM to approximately 9:30 PM

Date: December 1, 2014

 

 

December Talks:   Guest speaker:  Bob Scott(Thank you Bob!)

-Telescopes in the library program

-Astronomy League Convention recap

-New Astronomy League program “Two in a View”

And, if time is allowed, Dr. Filippenko:  The Intrinsic Brightness of Stars

 

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Our Star Parties

Hurricane Ridge Star Party

The southern view from Hurricane RidgeHurricane Ridge Star Party
The southern view from Hurricane Ridge

The OAS hosts several  star parties every year.  During the summer, around the new moon, we have our star party up at Hurricane Ridge in the heart of the Olympic Mountains.  This is a one night event in an extremely dark site over looking Mount Olympus and the neighboring mountains.  The southern skies are excellent not to mention the awesome beauty of the mountains!  This is a free star party, except for the entrance fee to the Olympic National Park.

 

Camp Delany Star Party- Spring 2015 April 15th to 19th*

* The sign up form will be posted mid-February.  Thank you for waiting until that time to send in your payment.

 

The scope field at Camp  Delany
The scope field at Camp
Delany
Camp Delany Star Party
Camp Delany Star Party

Our semi-annual 3 night event is our Camp Delany Star Party hosted in the beautiful Sun Lakes State Park at their environmental learning center.  This party occurs in the spring and the fall.  There is a fee to attend but all your meals are provided and bunkhouses are available as well as hot showers!  This dark site is in Eastern Washington and the views are endless. It is quite the friendly, family oriented affair! Come and join us for loads of fun!

 

 

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