Northern Virginia Fish Club
1 member Virginia
Website: "nvasweb.wixsite.com/nvfc" We are a young club looking to bring together Aquarium hobbyist in the Northern Virginia Area. All ages and experience levels are welcome. There are no joining fees! Each month we meet to enjoy discussions, activities, and demonstrations. All new members must sign a release form to release liability of NVFC and its members from any damages or loss of property from advice given during discussions. Any person unwilling to sign will not be allowed membership.
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James River Aquarium Society
1 member Virginia
Website: "jras.org" JRAS is an educational and social organization focusing on the aquarium hobby. We hosts meetings at 7:00PM the fourth Wednesday of each month at Logo Advantage, 8007A Mechanicsville Turnpike, Mechanicsville, VA 23111. Our meetings are open to anyone interested in attending. Most meetings will feature a guest speaker, open discussion, and an auction for equipment, fish, and plants. Refreshments are provided and there are raffle prizes for both members and guests. Each fall we run an annual All-Day Auction which includes hundreds of lots, many of which are donations from our generous sponsors. You will find attendees from both the area and nearby states both buying and selling. It’s a great opportunity to get into the hobby, find a deal on the item you’ve been searching for, or perhaps score a deal on the rare fish you have never seen before.
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Washington D.C. Area Marine Aquarist Society, Inc.
1 member Virginia
Website: "wamas.org" The Washington D.C. Area Marine Aquarist Society, Inc. (WAMAS) is a non profit educational society dedicated to the husbandry of marine life in a captive environment. Through exchanging information with one another, we share our collective knowledge on the care and propagation of these wonderful ocean animals, while reducing the demand for wild caught specimens and providing an educational platform to promote the beauty and fragility of the worlds coral reef ecosystems. The society is committed to promoting interest in and enjoyment of all aspects of the marine aquarium hobby by educating the public on the creation and maintenance of a marine ecosystem. Our society provides resources to the saltwater aquarium enthusiasts in the Washington D.C., Virginia, and Maryland area by sponsoring meetings, educational seminars, lectures, online discussions, publications, websites, exhibits, and other means, as a social avenue to connect with other local hobbyists in the area. We support education and conservation efforts aimed at improving marine and coral reef environments. If you are curious what your membership will get you: - Discount at some local stores - Connections with local reefers - Large group of dedicated reefers to trade with - Quarterly meetings - Social Hours - Guest speakers - Great contests - Road trips - Online information including: - Dedicated bulletin board with a for sale/wanted to buy section - Links to information on almost every subject of reef-keeping How is your membership fee used? - To pay for rental of open spaces for meetings - To pay for any food or beverages at meetings - To assist in attaining speakers - To help expand club activities - To help fund the WAMAS Grant Program If you have still have questions, please feel free to email us at "info@wamas.org". If you are already a member of the WAMAS forum, you can convert to a paid account by clicking Join Now below. If you are not a member of our forum, you must Register an account on the forum and then act to upgrade your account by returning to this page and clicking Join Now. Or just subscribe during the registration process. Membership Dues Are: $20 per year for an individual $35 per year for a family* $10 per year for a teacher** Students free ***
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Potomac Valley Aquarium Society
1 member Virginia
Website: "pvas.com" The Potomac Valley Aquarium Society is a not-for-profit educational and social organization. The society was founded in 1960 for the purpose of furthering the aquarium hobby by the dissemination of information and advice, and the promotion of good fellowship among the members by organized activities and competitions. Join us for the presentation, raffles, a door-prize and our (not-so-mini) mini-auction. PVAS meetings are held at the following location in the cafeteria: Green Acres School 4401 Sideburn Road Fairfax, Virginia 22030
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