A non-profit organization to promote the Tropical and Marine Fish keeping hobby with an emphasis on education and fellowship.
Second Tuesday of the Month @ 7:00 pm
Info on how to join the meeting will be emailed to all EIAA members 2 or 3 days before the meeting. All others wishing to attend the zoom meeting, send an email request to: Eiaafinflap@gmail.com to register.
See below for current speaker:
Tuesday, June 8 2021 , 7:00 pm
Taking it Outside: Tub Ponds
Dr. Ted Coletti is a writer and speaker from Northwest New Jersey. An aquarist for nearly 40 years, Ted presents programs around North America and has written over 200 articles and 2 books for the hobby.
For the past 3 decades, Dr. Coletti has been the hobby’s “Evangelizer” for the summer tubbing of tropical fish and water plants. His book, The Tub Pond Handbook, has been the go-to guide on the subject, now in its 3rd edition available on Amazon (https://www.amazon.com/dp/B092MWVQHP).
Ted is also founder of the Tub Pond and Water Garden Study Group, the Aquarium Hobby Historical Society, and his home club, The Skylands Aquarium and Water Garden Group. All can be found on Facebook. The former Editor for the American Livebearer Association, Ted was the livebearer columnist for both FAMA and TFH magazines. His Aquarium Care of Livebearing Fish, is published by TFH-Animal Planet. Born and raised in New York City’s boro of The Bronx, Dr. Ted keeps a small fishroom and over 2 dozen container ponds at his home in the New Jersey Skylands, where he lives with his very patient wife amidst many guitars, plants, and wildlife
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. (Right now they are on Zoom.)
The EIAA Fall October 3, 2020 Auction has been cancelled COVID-19 restrictions are in place.
(Updated Dec. 2, 2020)
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).
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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