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May the Cory’s Be With You

Matt was born and raised in Central Wisconsin. When he was a child his parents owned a small shop in Mequon focusing primarily on freshwater tropical fish and exotic birds. They had 72 tanks in the store and another half-dozen … Continue reading

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Spring has SPRUNG! Speaker & Swap info!

Our April meeting will be on Friday, April 20th at 6:30 PM.  Our speaker will be John Lyons, his talk will be “Conservation of the Mexican Goodeid livebearers: the critical role of the aquarium hobbyist”.  John is a fish biologist and … Continue reading

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Book your rooms for FISH BOWL 2018

We have a new venue, and this year it’ll all be under one roof! We’re moving on up to the Radisson Menomonee Falls (A few minutes north and west of Milwaukee proper, but really a nice establishment, and parking is … Continue reading

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March 2018 Speaker – Josh Wiegert

Joshua Wiegert is a well known aquarium author and speaker, having penned the “Conservation Corner” in FAMA and later AFI for many years. More recently, he is the author of the Bottom of the Tank in Tropical Fish Hobbyist. His … Continue reading

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Okay, you marine folks, you asked for it…

February’s meeting will be Friday, February 16th at 6:30 PM.  Our speaker is Kris Schmidt, on loan to us from the People’s Republic of Madison for one night only.  He studied horticulture at UW-Madison.  His talk will be on Ornamental … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Our speaker for January will be Douglas Sweet. Doug has been a fish hobbyist for 45 years. He started with a goldfish bowl, then a ten-gallon tank, a dozen tanks, and finally culminating in 42 fish tanks in a “fish … Continue reading

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November Meeting Wrapup

Thanks VERY much for a great talk from our speaker Rick Borstein last night, don’t forget, he’s speaking in Madistan today, 60 tips in 43 minutes, from what I heard. Also, thank you from the whole club to our outgoing board members … Continue reading

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One more meeting this year, welcome to November

Our October meeting will be Friday, November 17th at 6:30 PM at the New Berlin Ale House.  Nominations for the 2018 Board are in, and the elections will be held at this meeting. Our speaker for our October meeting is … Continue reading

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October General Meeting! (Oh, there’s an auction too)

Want to know what this month’s presentation will be?  Well, you get to chime in and help us decide! Our October meeting will be Friday, October 20th at 6:30 PM at the New Berlin Ale House.  We will have an … Continue reading

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2018 MAS Board Nominations coming up!

Anyone considering throwing your hat in the ring for the 2018 board, please either be in attendance at the October meeting, or notify Rock Smith so that we can get you on the ballot. I will outline what board positions … Continue reading

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