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  • Waterloo/Cedar Falls October meeting (10/25/2014 1:00 PM)
    10/25/2014 1:00 PM

    Waterloo/Cedar Falls October meeting

    Please come out to Anemones, Clowns and Corals Saturday October 25th 1pm. We will we having a state of the region meeting. We hope to engage in productive conversation on how to better serve the region and increase participation. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to attend.



    Bullet points for October event.

    -PIZZA -> well get some pizza at the Anemones Clowns and Corals!

    -DOOR PRIZES we will have door prizes for all whom attend.

    -Discuss ideas on how to grow and better serve the region.

    -Try to identify other persons in the region willing to help plan events.

    - I have a chlorine test kit from Bulk Reef Supply that I will split up to others in the region to help build the BRS chloramines database.

    -We will have a tank tour soon, so we need to identify persons willing to show off there set ups.

    -Set up Fall Fest carpools

    -Possibly watch some Mr Saltwater Tank videos



    This is a member event and a great time to become a member or renew. But if your not a member and want to check it out. Everyone gets to attend one event a year member or not.
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  • Fall Fest 2014 (11/15/2014 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM)
    11/15/2014 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    Fall Fest 2014

    Saturday, Nov. 15th

    11am-5pm

    Clarion Hotel and Event Center

     

    Location: Clarion

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Water changes water changes water changes. After my fight with the big B. I learned what I had feared and hoped. That its just another algae. TechM an...

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