Welcome to the Battle Point Astronomical Association

SUNDIAL CONSTRUCTION STATUS

Pictures of Sundial Fabrication
Please donate to our Sundial Project so we can finish. Thank you.

Upcoming Events
Next Planetarium Show / Stargazing Night at Ritchie Observatory December 13, 7 pm. Topic TBD.If the sky is clear, astronomers will be on hand with telescopes for public solar viewing prior and star-gazing afterward.

Featured Items

The Fall 2014 Newsletter

  • Proof the Earth is Round
  • Sundial Construction Starting
  • Dark Sky Trip Report
  • Wide Field Narrow Band Astrophotography
  • Jim Vaughn

We are new to a web based newsletter (as opposed to pdf). If you have opinions please let us know. Thanks.

 

SUNDIAL CONSTRUCTION UNDERWAY!!

Please donate to our Sundial Project so we can finish. Thank you.

IMG_3305

Build the concrete form for the base

P1090063

Inspecting Construction at Lee Fabricators

P1090071

Needing a coat of Paint

More Pictures of Sundial Fabrication are HERE!

ocfa_logo

Many thanks to One Call for All for their many years of continued support.

BCFcirclesm

Many thanks to the Bainbridge Community Foundation for their support of our Sundial Project

download

Many thanks to the Bainbridge Island Rotary for their grant to allow us to obtain a Solar Telescope for our educational outreach programs.