A non-profit organization to promote the Tropical and Marine Fish keeping hobby with an emphasis on education and fellowship.
EIAA General Membership Meeting
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 7:00 PM
IN-PERSON Meeting Location: Hiawatha Community Center
101 Emmons St. Hiawatha, IA
We will have a mini-auction, so bring those fish you have been spawning and plants that you have been propagating.
There will be a raffle of fish related items.
Bowl Show: Bettas and Anabantoids
Tuesday, August 10, 2021 , 7:00 pm
Spawning Loricariidae (Sucker mouth Catfish)
Barbie will be joining us on a Zoom connection from the state of Washington with time for questions and answers after her presentation.
Barbie Fiorentino currently keeps just over 2,000 gallons in aquariums, for spawning her
Plecos. She has been spawning fresh water sucker mouthed catfish for over 15 years, and has spawned over 19 species to date.
She was president of her local club for several years in Spokane, Washington. She is well known on the website: www.planetcatfish.com as both a long time moderator and contributor. At any opportunity, she enjoys talking about her favorite hobby with others that share the same interest.
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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