Our Next Meeting

 Where:  Olympic College, Room Art 103, Bremerton WA

 See Map Here, it is easiest to park in the lots F2 and G1 or on the street.  The Art building you would want it the one on the left in the map view.

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

Date:  Monday, August 1, 2016

Talks:  Observing and Understanding the Mira Variables-Jim Sykes

Astronomical League Programs-John Goar

Brightest Super Nova in 400 Years- Dr. Fillipenko



For more information, check out the current blog post here!


                              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

The scope field at Camp Delany

The scope field at Camp

Camp Delany Star Party

Camp Delany Star Party

Our semi-annual 4 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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