Welcome to the Battle Point Astronomical Association


Upcoming Events

Next Planetarium Show / Stargazing Night
 at Ritchie Observatory is August 8, 8:30 pm.  “First Look at Pluto” Free to members, $2.00 donation suggested for nonmembers, $5.00 for families.Join Astronomer Steve Ruhl as we follow the journey of New Horizons as mankind explores Pluto for the first time. Special Kids Show at 6 pm. With Dr. Erica.Details to come
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SUNDIAL STATUS

Pictures of Sundial Construction & Installation
Please donate to our Sundial Project so we can finish. Thank you.

Deck for the Richie

This Saturday (2/7) 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.

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

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

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