Battle Point Astronomical Association
Clubs/Astronomical societies, Observatories, Planetaria
The BPAA is a non-profit amateur astronomy organization, located in Bainbridge Island, Washington. We have constructed and operate the Edwin E. Ritchie Observatory and the John H. Rudolph Planetarium the Helix House at Battle Point Park.
We hold a monthly general meeting at 7 PM on the second Wednesday. We also have a public beginner session and star party on the Saturday closest to third quarter moon. See the web site for dates and times.
When coming from the north on Hiway 305, turn right on Day Road, then bear left immediately onto Miller Road, then right on Arrow Point Road. When driving off the ferry in Winslow turn left at the second light (High School Road), go to the end, turn right on Miller Bay, then left on Arrow Point.