I really like what the AL has done on our website. For each program (formerly club) they have these easy to understand charts for requirements, etc. . I like charts. This is the Messier.
Here's a link to the Messier program. Very nice:
The Messier is like a rite of passage for newbees- and oldbees. Give it a try- you've probably seen many of them already. There is also a binocular Messier program:
Here's a new one I am thinking of doing. I love those moons!
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