March 2018 Meeting- What are you bringing?

Discussion in 'Upcoming MAAH Events' started by Sean S, Mar 5, 2018.

  1. Sean S

    Sean S Executive Board

    Hello all,

    We are less than two weeks away from our next meeting! Join us on March 17th at 1pm (doors open at 12:30) at the Hody in Middleton. Josh Weigert will be our speaker so come and hear his great presentation!

    As usual we will have our "mini" auction so bring in those BAP and GARP submissions and other items you want to share with your fellow aquarists.

    The GARP theme this month is roll out the red carpet- monthly bonus points for plants with red. I will be bringing in some of my red plants! I don't think I will have any BAP bags this month but I am sure others will. Please enter your items into ahead of time if possible, it saves time on the day of the meeting. Feel free to comment on what you are bringing on this thread as well so we can all prep our tanks for new arrivals!

    I will post agendas for both the general meeting and the EB meeting when I get a chance. EB (Executive Board) meetings take place prior to the general meeting and all are welcome to attend. We usually start about 11 AM.
  2. Drew Overley

    Drew Overley New Member

    I've got some Cryptocoryne Flamingo. They are pink, but would that count as a red plant?
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  3. Sean S

    Sean S Executive Board

    I would think so but I will let Mike make the official call.
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  4. Mike F

    Mike F Active Member

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  5. SteveS

    SteveS Advisory Board

    MIKE F. If my memory serves me right, I'm bringing one of your favorites

    Ilyodon furcidens. Gold breast, bass split fin.

    Red ramshorn snails. Attractive non nuscence snails. Clear shells and red body.
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  6. fishlady

    fishlady Executive Board

    Bap: Lower Rio Xingu pleco's
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  7. Megan

    Megan Executive Board Staff Member

    Six Neolamprologus sexfasciatus "gold" Kipili
    They are just beginning to display breeding behavior so will need a well scaped tank to give the less dominant fish places to hide.

    Attached Files:

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  8. Physarum

    Physarum Executive Board

    BAP - Geophagus steindachneri, Cryptoheros panamensis, and Haplochromis brownae should all be big enough. EDIT - I just counted and they will only be 42 days old. Never mind! I should have a bunch for April.
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2018
  9. RobEck

    RobEck New Member

    I'm planning on bringing goldenback neo shrimp, white cloud mountain minnows (great for summer tubbing) and some christmas moss.

    I'd like to put them onto the MyGroupAuction site. Any idea when the March auction will be available?
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  10. Mike F

    Mike F Active Member

    Auction is up in mygroupauctions. Thanks for the heads-up, Rob!
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  11. Scott Wiersema

    Scott Wiersema Executive Board

    I am bringing Crystal Red Shrimp and lots of plants.
  12. bahamafj11

    bahamafj11 Well-Known Member

    Kyoga trios and lifalili pairs. Bristlenoses and a couple of odds and ends.
  13. Sean S

    Sean S Executive Board

    Agendas for General and EB meetings

    General Meeting Agenda
    March 17, 2018

    • Welcome and Introductions
    • Executive Board Communications
      • Cataclysm 2019
      • Programs
      • BAP
      • GARP
      • CARES
    • Grimey Award
    • Speaker- Josh Weigert
    • Intermission
    • Auction

    MAAH Executive Board Agenda
    March 17, 2018
    1. Call To Order/ Roll call
    2. Previous Meeting Minutes
    3. Officer Reports (if any):
      1. President’s report (Sean)
      2. Vice President’s report (Steve)
      3. Treasurer’s report (Mike)
    4. Committee Reports (try to keep reports to 2 minutes or less):
      1. Cataclysm 2019
        1. Chair Selection
        2. Deadlines and Actions
      2. Membership (Beth)
      3. BAP (Steve)
      4. GARP (Mike)
      5. CARES (Sean)
      6. Program (Randy)
        1. Speaker chaperone/ lodging/ etc.
      7. Auction (John)
      8. Website (Randy/ Megan)
      9. Cataclysm Separation (Mike)
      10. Promotion (Nicholas)
      11. Library (Chris)
      12. Bylaws review (Randy)
        1. Recommendations
    5. Old Business
      1. Official government/ legal documentation
        1. Do we have a list of what and when things need to be filed, re-applied, paid, etc.
      2. WPT Garden Expo Aquascaping event.
        1. Tanks and leftovers
        2. 2019?
      3. Forum rights
      4. July meeting
      5. Storage Rental
    6. New Business
      1. Other new business
    7. Adjournment
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  14. AssassinJimmie

    AssassinJimmie Chris B

    BAP Thoricthys maculipinnus
    Possibly C.W.-010 “gold laser” if I have enough fry.
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  15. fishlady

    fishlady Executive Board

    Where did you get these from? I ended up with them at this meeting. I am just trying to figure out how old they are as they still haven't bred yet.

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