dome   Battle Point Astronomical Association (BPAA)  

What's going on?

*BPAA Calendar
*BPAA news
*About BPAA and membership form
*Web Site Map and Search this Site

BPAA photo album

*BPAA Observatory
*Ritchie Telescope
*Meetings and events
*Astronomy Day

Astronomy, is that a hobby?

*Introduction to amateur astronomy
*Tips on attending a star party
*Explanation of telescope numbers
*Build a Bowling ball mount
*Build an off-axis mask

Where can I find more?

*Local information and map to Park
*Lights of Bainbridge Island
*Kid's page: links for kids!
*Can I buy a star? (FAQ)
*Favorite astronomy links


The BPAA is a non-profit amateur astronomy organization, located in Bainbridge Island, Washington. We have constructed and operate the Edwin E. Ritchie Observatory in the Helix House at Battle Point Park.

Flash!BPAA kicks off fundraising for the John H Rudolph Planetarium, color brochure in Adobe format explains it all.

Let us hear from you!

Send us a Question or Sign Our Guestbook

What's New on this web site.


Battle Point Astronomical Association

P.O. Box 10914

Bainbridge Island, WA 98110

Tel. (206) 842-9152

 Thanks to the Bainbridge Island Community Network  for providing our web space 

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