December Jupiter-Saturn Conjunction

December 2020 Jupiter-Saturn conjunction By Jeff H. ➢ The 21st of December marks a very special celestial event. Theconjunction, or close passing, of Jupiter just south of Saturn in the sky. Thelast time this close of a conjunction had occurred was in 1623 with aseparation of only 5 arc minutes. The Moon averages 30 arc…

Fall Camp Delaney cancelled

Hi Folks. We are sorry to announce that our fall Camp Delaney Star Party will be cancelled this year as the State is keeping their environmental learning centers closed for COVID concerns. We hope to see you in 2021!

Summer Star Party Cancellations

Due to Covid 19 concerns, the OAS will be cancelling the official summer star parties up at Hurricane Ridge.  The Ridge will be open and the Dark Ranger, John Goar, will still be up there so feel free to take advantage if you feel so inclined.  See his website olympictelescope.com for schedules and updates. In…

Spring Camp Delany Star Party has been cancelled!

With heavy hearts, we are announcing that the Spring Camp Delany Star Party has been canceled by the State of Washington due to the Covid-19 outbreak.  For those of you who paid already, Jeff will transfer your payment to Fall unless you contact him otherwise at: campdelanycoordinator@olympicastronomicalsociety.org