2023 NWAAS Program/Event Schedule

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2023 NWAAS Program/Event Schedule

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JAN 14:
"Going Big with Nano Fish"
- Michael Gaines
Learn the advantages of big tanks for even the smallest of species

FEB 11:
"Show Us Your Tank or Fish Room"
- various club members
Show and tell for everyone
Also Elections

MAR 11:
SPRING AUCTION

Come to buy! Come to sell! And raise some money for the club along the way.

APR 08:
The Aquarium in Your Backyard (Native Fishes)
- Kevin Mouser (from Missouri)
A Missouri high school science teacher, adjunct professor of biology, and native fish expert explores the potential of native fishes and other organisms for the aquarium hobby in NW Arkansas. (Plus, catch your own aquarium fish! The club will also host a collecting trip on a proximate date.)

MAY 13:
Native Fish Collecting Trip

Join us, as we explore the local aquatic wildlife, some of which is suitable for the home aquarium.

JUN 10:
SUMMER SWAP MEET

Come to buy! Come to sell! And raise some money for the club along the way.

JUL 08:
“Swordtails and Platies: You Only Thought You Knew Them!”
- Michael Gaines
Keeping wild-type Xiphophorus.

AUG 12:
Bettas for the Beginner
- Gerald Griffin from Oklahoma
President of the Oklahoma Aquarium Association, Judging Board Chair of the International Betta Congress, Treasurer of American Labyrinth Association, Secretary of the Federation of Texas Aquarium Societies, and more... Gerald always brings a good talk.

SEP 09:
FALL AUCTION

Come to buy! Come to sell! And raise some money for the club along the way.

OCT 14:
"He Said/She Said"
- Eric Bodrock/Regina Spotti from Pennsylvania
Husband and wife fish geeks entertain us with their sometimes-conflicting fishkeeping styles. They also tell us about their Peru trip.

NOV 11:
"Cool Aquarium Critters, That Aren't Fish!"
- Mike Wickham

DEC 09:
Swap Meet and Christmas Party

Come to buy! Come to sell! A portion of all sales help fund the club's speaker program. Then hang around for the club's Christmas party! The club will provide pizza and soft drinks.
Mike Wickham
http://mikewickham.com
NWAAS President