of Stony Ridge Observatory, Inc.
Latest Update: Jan 7, 2013
To become an Associate Member of Stony Ridge Observatory,
Inc., send an email message to: firstname.lastname@example.org and request an application form.
acceptance of your returned application by the Board of Directors, you
will be invited to become an Associate Member of Stony Ridge
Observatory for a period of not longer than two (2) years.
this period, if you desire to use the site and equipment without
supervision, you must successfully complete a qualification
period on the use and safety of the equipment
and site. This usually takes 4 or 5 on-site training sessions
afterwhich you will be given full access to the observatory
and telescope. Time on the telescope is subscribed on a first-come,
first-served basis. In the event of scheduling conflicts, Members
are given priority over Associates, and is negotiable between
the parties involved.
your Associate 2-year period, your annual dues will be $250,
payable in lump, or in 11 monthly installments of $20 each,
plus a final payment of $30, all payable to the Treasurer.
any time during your Associate status, you may petition the
Board of Directors for full membership (life-time membership).
life-time, membership cost is $3000, minus any amount paid
during your Associate membership. This sum may be paid in
full at the end of Associate status, or in 3 yearly, equal
not required, payment of an annual dues of $150 will allow the
Member voting rights and the opportunity to be elected as an
Officer or member of the Board.