CCAC March 3rd 2016 Meeting – Art Parola

March Guest Speaker

Art ParolaArt Parola’s interest in wildlife was sparked at an early age. At less than a year old, while accompanying his father on sabbatical in Australia, he attempted to swim out of a bottomless boat to explore the Great Barrier Reef below.  He spent his childhood tromping through the streams, woods, and fields of Kentucky and Pennsylvania, attempted to catch anything that slithered, crawled, or swam. At age 8, he got his first tropical aquarium after a small science experiment involving brine shrimp went array. A little less than a year later a rogue dwarf pufferfish started the proliferation of aquariums in his parents’ basement that never really ended until he left for college...

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Circle City Aquarium Club’s Spring Auction

Spring Auction 8.5x11 Flyer

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CCAC February 4th 2016 Meeting – Jeff Cardwell

February Guest Speaker
Jeff Cardwell
Monster Fish of the Amazon


Jeff Cardwell has been active in the aquarium hobby for 40 years. He maintains over 70 aquaria and his interests and expertise extend to catfish, killies, rainbowfishes and cichlids. Jeff has traveled extensively to collect aquarium fishes in El Salvador, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Mexico, Suriname, the Bahamas and the U.S. Virgin Islands. An enthusiastic keeper of North America’s native fishes, his collecting trips have also taken him to many parts of the United States. Both as a speaker and a judge, Jeff has been a familiar figure at shows throughout the Midwest for twenty-five years...

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