Our Meetings

Where:  Olympic College, Engineering Rm 117, Bremerton WA

 See Map Here. The Engineering building is in the middle of campus, and room 117 is the round room called the Rotunda.

Date: August 6, 2018

Time:  7:30 PM to 9:30 PM

August Talks: 

The Dark Side of Matter-Dr. Filippenko

The Perseids and Other Meteor Showers-Jim Sykes


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!


Want to join our club?  Click here for more information!

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  1. I want to thank the members of the Olympic Astronomical Society who were observing the 2017 eclipse in Durkee, Oregon. I had the pleasure to share the site with them and they were very welcoming in sharing views with their telescopes and giving great on-the-spot eclipse lessons. Thanks to all of you!!

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