Friday, September 1, 2017 7:30pm
September General Meeting
Bethany Lutheran Church
4500 E. Hampden Ave
Cherry Hills Village, CO 80113Event Open to Anyone
Notice of meeting of the Colorado Aquarium Society,
Friday, September 1, 2017 @7:30
Friday, Sepotember 1, 2017 @ 7:30
at the Bethany Lutheran Church, 4500 E. Hampden Ave. If you enjoy the
aquarium hobby, want to learn more about your fish and you want to have access
to new species and new varieties, join us once a month for a very fishy
experience. Non-members, visitors and guests are always welcome. No
cost to attend. Family friendly. Get Fishy!
- Our guest speaker
will be our own Mike Wise, speaking on Collecting on the Rio Napo. Mike Wise is a
frequent speaker nationally and is a recognized expert on fish and fish
keeping topics. On my month-long 2012 trip to the Amazon I spent 10
days exploring the length of the Rio Napo in Peru. This river is rarely
visited by tourists nor commercial fish collectors. My friends and I were
able to collect in new locations where we found several new and rare fish
will have a mini auction of fish, plants and other fish related
Bowl Show categories for September will be include
1. Native Fish. Fish native to the U.S., such as Bass, Sunfish, Minnows,
Catfish, Killies, the Texas Cichlid, wild Sail-fin Mollies (P. Iatipinna),
and Mosquito Pish.
Does not include Carp, Brown Trout or other imported fishes. Fish shown
must be the native wild types, not hybrids. Shown in pairs, large species
may be shown alone.
2. All Other Non-Fish Aquarium Animals. Amphibians (frogs, newts,
salamanders), Lizards, Turtles and any other form of aquatic or
semi-aquatic life that is not a fish or an invertebrate.
3. Open class, bring your best to show!
See prize winning fish! Win some prizes yourself. Bring your fish to
Upcoming Fishy Events: Mark your calendars so you don't miss out!
- Colorado Aquarium Society Board of
Directors meeting, Friday, September 29.
- Saturday, Oct 28, CAS Fall Auction is scheduled!
- Friday, November 3, regular
- Friday, December 1, Christmas
party, dinner at church!
- Saturday, March 24, CAS Spring
- Anyone with
dates for Killi club and Cichlid meetings, please let me know so I can
include them .
Become a Colorado
Aquarium Society member for only $16 per year for the whole family. Visit us and see what you have been missing.
Family friendly, guests welcome.
Promptness Award: Make sure that you are at the general meeting by 7:30 for your chance to win the Promptness Award.