The Rio Rancho Astronomical Society will host its regular monthly meeting on Friday at Rainbow Park Observatory.

Viola Sanchez, member of The Albuquerque Astronomical Society and a Master Observer, will speak on the Astronomical League observing programs and how to record your own observations.

The meeting begins at 7:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public. Telescopes will be available for public stargazing after the meeting, weather permitting. For more information, visit or call 505-430-9604.