Author Archives: Rock Smith

August Speaker – Spencer Jack

Spencer has been active within the aquaria hobby since the age of five. A true “cichlidiot”, he had worked exclusively with cichlids for over thirty years. He has since expanded his horizons to include all types of tropical fish.  He … Continue reading

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The Picnic is COMING! July 29th!

Froemming Park July (Not June) 29th at 11:00 AM Get the flyer HERE:picnic[5840] Raffles, prizes, lawn games, and maybe Rock in his fish onesie (incredibly unlikely, but it could happen). If you’re already signed up, spectacular, see you there.  If … Continue reading

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June MAS General Meeting – last chance for T’s and Picnic signup!

June’s speaker will be Matt Pedersen.  Matt Pedersen is currently a Sr. Editor & Associate Publisher with Reef To Rainforest Media LLC, involved with CORAL & AMAZONAS Magazines, as well as the publication’s online presence at Reef2Rainforest.com.  Originally from Chicago, … Continue reading

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Who are you calling SHRIMP?

May’s speaker will be Robert Lupton, who is visiting us from Youngstown, Ohio.  His talk is titled “How to Keep and Breed Ornamental Shrimp”.  The program is design to give a beginner shrimp keeper all the tools they need to … Continue reading

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April MAS General Meeting – April 21st

Due to an unfortunate computer failure, our previous speaker for April has bowed out, and been replaced by Ted Judy.  Thanks Ted for stepping up on short notice. (T-Shirt orders for the new design will also be taken at this … Continue reading

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Logo updated!

The board decided to update our logo for aesthetic and technological reasons.  We were assisted by Jen Williams . Behold the new logo, and thanks to all involved for the work on bringing it to fruition. Interesting little fact about this … Continue reading

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March comes in like a LionFish, goes out like a killifish?

The month will start out with an auction on March 5th, Details here This month’s speaker is Joel Antkowiak.  Born on the Southside of Pittsburgh in 1962, Joel’s first brush with the organized hobby came in 1976 when he found an … Continue reading

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Here comes February! MAS General Meeting

Our February meeting of 2017 will be   Friday, February 17*th at 6:30 PM.  The location is in the main bowling alley, just past the bar.  Our speaker for the month of February is Scott Czechan and his lovely wife … Continue reading

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Happy New Year! January MAS General Meeting

Our first meeting of 2017 will also be our first general meeting at the New Berlin Ale House!  Friday, January 20th at 6:30 PM.  The location is in the main bowling alley, just past the bar.  Our first speaker of … Continue reading

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New Home of MAS – familiar Territory!

Have you ever been to New Berlin Ale House? MAS Swap? Auction? Christmas Party? What about Fish Bowl 2014 or 2016? Then you have been to the new home of our monthly meetings! We have secured a meeting space in … Continue reading

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