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HAL Membership - What Do You Get?

They say "Membership has privilege" and this couldn't be more true than with a membership to the Howard Astronomical League. Not only do you get the benefits of observing with some of the most knowledgeable amateur and professional astronomers in the Baltimore-Washington corridor, you also get the following benefits:

  • AL Membership - at no additional charge - in the Astronomical League (AL). Membership including a subscription to "The Reflector " - the Astronomical League's quarterly magazine. It also qualifies you to participate in the AL's observational award programs. *
  • Attendance to all "Members Only" Events *
  • Attendance to all HAL Impromptu observation events, if you have opted-in for notification emails *
  • Ability to checkout books and DVDs from the HAL Library. *
  • Access to the HAL store featuring a wide variety of logoed apparel

* So long as you remain a member in good standing

HAL Membership Application Options

An Individual HAL membership is available for $25 per year, a Family membership for $30. There are two ways to join.

  1. Instant Gratification! Join HAL now with our online application form and pay via PayPal or credit card or follow-up by mailing a check to the same address noted in option 2, below. (After submitting the on-line form you will received an automated email with additional information.)

    NOTE: Do NOT Click the Above Link If You Are Already a Member.
    Log into your member account in order to renew and/or change your membership info such as address, phone number, or e-mail.

  2. Paper based Application. Download an Adobe Acrobat PDF application form which can be filled in on your computer (or by hand), printed, and then with a check made out to the Howard Astronomical League mailed to: 
            8630-M Guilford Rd
            Suite 211
            Columbia, MD 21046

    Alternately, you can bring the filled out form to the next HAL meeting and give it and a check to the treasurer OR we can scan your credit card.

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