The next general meeting of the MAS will be Friday, May 17th, 7:30 pm at Hoffer’s Tropic Life Pets.
Our May speaker will be John Krepper. John first started keeping fish at age 12 (1968) and was quickly introduced to the Louisville Tropical Fish Fanciers and participated as a junior member. He moved from high fin green molly’s to Rift Lake cichlids in a short time and then settled in Lake Tanganyika in the early 1970’s and have keep them ever since with a break from 1994 to 2005. While in Santa Barbara California he founded the Santa Barbara Aquarium Society in 1979 and in 1985 returned to Louisville he rejoined the LTFF club and was later elected president then served for a few years and was the active president when LTFF sponsored the 1992 ACA convention. He is currently a member of the Circle City Aquarium Club and has been a member of the ACA during his years in the hobby and regularly attend the ACA convention.
Over the years of keeping Lake Tanganyika cichlids he has photographed his fish as well as friend’s fish and will present these photos and share his experiences in the hobby and keeping Lake Tanganyika cichlids in the aquarium. Topics include feeding, territory requirements, water conditioning, general maintenance and good fish pics.
Join us for what will certainly be an interesting talk, raffles, mini auction, and fun!