Membership of Fordingbridge Astronomers is open to any person who shares the aims of the society. You do not need to know anything about astronomy or to have any observing equipment: an interest in the subject is all that you need. As a member, you are free to decide your degree of commitment and meeting attendance.
Applying for Membership
Anyone wishing to join the Society should contact us on Facebook or
. You are welcome to come and join us at any of our observing sessions before you become a member. Membership is currently £20 per year (pro-rata for part-year) for adults. Young Persons membership is half price, but then you should be accompanied by a responsible adult member when attending meetings.
Benefits of Membership
- Email and/or WhatsApp alerts for impromptu observing sessions, aurorae and other transient phenomena
- Free entrance to all the society's meetings
- Borrow loan equipment
- Access a members-only Discord server to:
- share information, your images, observing records or to ask questions
- Access presentations (if the speaker makes them available) from previous meetings
- Access the society's online document archive