Next Planetarium Show / Stargazing Night:
Strange Space Stuff
at Ritchie Observatory is Saturday April 14, 7:30 pm.
Join Astronomer Dave Fong to learn about a mysterious object from beyond our solar system and other strange phenomena.
Afterwards, we will observe clouds and/or rain. On the off-chance the sky is clear, astronomers will be on hand with telescopes. Free to members, $2.00 donation suggested for nonmembers, $5.00 for families.
Information: (206) 842-9152
Web site: http://www.bpastro.org/
April 14 th
BPAstro Kids will learn about various astronomical objects and create take-home collages at Make Some Space with Dr. Erica at 4 & 5pm.
All ages welcome, suggested $5 donation helps to cover costs.
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The menu item "Steve's Pictures" is now populated.
|This Saturday (2/7/2015) Malcolm, Steve, Nels (l to r) & Marty were busy, knee deep in sawdust, working on the deck platform for the Richie. Once completed, the new deck will provide a single surface for observing at the telescope. A ladder will be needed but it will be much smaller and not tied to the dome.||The End Result.
The Ritchie is now a much more accessible telescope.