Save the Dates for the Ultra-Aqua!
Saturday, June 8, 2019
Sunday, June 9, 2019
○ 60-Class All-Species Tropical Fish Show
○ All Cash Prizes
○ Tallmadge Community Center
80 Community Drive, Tallmadge Ohio 44278
All Ultra-Aqua Events Are Open to the Public
Saturday June 8
Show registration: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Table Swap Vendors: Noon to 5:00 pm
Dinner and Program Speaker: 7:00 pm
Sunday June 9
Exhibit Hall Opens: 10:00 am
Auction: Fish, Plants, and live food only
Auction Registration begins at 10:00 am
Auction begins at 11:00 am
Ultra-Aqua Award Ceremony: 5:00 pm
Do not miss the banquet and program speaker on Saturday at 7 pm. Jeremy Basch will share his stories of his trips to Colombia in 2018 and 2019. Both trips had spectacular views, interesting wildlife, and various challenges. Join Jeremy as he shares his most recent travels to go and collect some of the rarest freshwater fish in Captivating Colombia! (Cost for dinner is $5—or free if you have a fish registered in the show.)
Visit Jeremy’s website amazontropics.com.
Our June Meeting Is Friday, June 14, 2019.
Program: Jonathan Strazinsky specializes in Central and South American cichlids, and he will present “Memoirs of a 1200 Gallon Aquarium,” which delves into the do’s and don’t’s of aquarium building. Jonathan will cover fish keeping success, failure, and even some shenanigans. It’s a complete history of the tank with updated video.
See Jonathan’s bio here.
June Bowl Show: Native Fish; Homemade Aquarium Equipment; South American Cichlids
May 2019 Meeting
We thank Gary Mendez for presenting “Building a Backyard Pond” at our May meeting. Gary’s talk was witty and informative as he described the challenges of building and maintaining a koi pond. Thank you, Gary!
Looking for locally bred Koi? Checkout Moffit Koi Keeper.