Eastern Iowa Aquarium Association

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A non-profit organization to promote the Tropical and Marine Fish keeping hobby with an emphasis on education and fellowship.

About Us




Since 1982 The Eastern Iowa Aquarium Association has worked to disseminate helpful information throughout the fish keeping community.  EIAA is for everyone with an interest in fish keeping. 
EIAA is for YOU!

Our general meetings are on the second Tuesday at 7pm at the  Hiawatha Community Center. Address below.

Special Attention will be directed to Constitution and Bylaws.  

Typical agenda

  • Updates on upcoming events 
  • Speaker presentation on educational topics in the aquarium hobby 
  • Mystery fish contest - guess the fish and win the fish
  • Monthly bowl show 
  • Mini auction of fish and/or plants/BAP/HAP
    Raffle tickets

Next Meeting  has  been  cancelled  

June 9,  2020  cancelled  due  to  COVID-19  virus

our  meeting  place  is  unavailable,    watch  this  space  to  see  if  

we  will  have  the  July 18, 2020  Picnic. 


Spring Fish Show

Show has been officially cancelled until next year (2021).  EASTERN IOWA AQUARIUM ASSOCIATION 

The annual EIAA 

Tropical Fish Show is held on Easter weekend 

at the Noelridge Park Greenhouse in 

Cedar Rapids Iowa. 

   Viewing is free to the public from 11 am to 5 pm.

   Saturday and Sunday along with the other open house displays.

Show  has been  officially  cancelled  until  next  year  (2021).


Fall Auction

The EIAA Spring Auction  has been cancelled  !! 

        The location is unavailable thru the end of June (at he earliest).    COVID-19 restrictions are in place.  We will wait and see if we will have the October 3, 2020 Auction.    

 Located at the Hiawatha Community Center,  101 Emmons Street, Hiawatha, Iowa

Click on EIAA AUCTION at the top of this page and read the list of items known to be coming to the auction. 

Save the date:


Fall EIAA Tropical Fish Auction is on Saturday, October 3, 2020   If  the  auction  site  is  available  then.    

Watch  this  space  for  updates.    

(Updated May 21, 2020)


EIAA is affiliated with FAAS - the Federation of American Aquarium Societies.

We exchange newsletters with aquarium clubs across the United States and Canada each month.  They are kept on file for members to view. 

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Eastern Iowa Aquarium Association

Hiawatha Community Center, Hiawatha, Iowa 52233, United States

Mail: PO Box 2327, Cedar Rapids, IA 52406, Secretary: (319) 800-9643 Babs@rocketpets.com