Become a member today using our
online membership form


  • Participate in Society meetings, monthly programs, and vote on important Society decisions
  • Learn to use and operate observatory equipment including the dome and 14″ Celestron telescope
  • Receive our monthly email newsletter, the Star Gazer; which includes Society news, astronomical observing information and dates, astronomy news, and more!
  • Eligible to assist and educate during public outreach events and programs
  • Enrollment in the Astronomical League
    • Free quarterly subscription to Reflector magazine
    • Eligible to participate and earn awards by completing Astronomical League observing programs
  • Members receiving ample training and demonstrating competency using observatory equipment are eligible to become ‘Key Members’. Board approved Key Members are granted the privilege of using the observatory equipment on their own, except when events or programs are being held.


  • Student – $15
  • Individual – $20
  • Family – $25
  • Lifetime – $300

You can also sign-up for membership at any Lima Astronomical Society meeting.
Dues may be paid by cash or check in person or checks may be mailed to:

PO BOX 201
LIMA, OHIO  45802