Greenwater Aquarist Society

                                                                                                                                              GWAS

Welcome!  Greenwater Aquarist Society is an all species, general-interest Aquarium Society in the south Chicagoland Area.  Come to one of our events or join us as a guest at one of our monthly meetings.   Meet and socialize with others interested in the aquarium hobby and get access to fish and plants raised by hobbyists . 

Sign up for our Email List - Receive information about our Auctions, Swaps, and Meetings.

Have Questions? Contact Us - One of our volunteers will get back to you as soon as possible.

What's going on at Greenwater Aquarist Society?


New:  Summer Party August 13, 2016

This "summer party" is an informal indoor banquet featuring our annual members points auction and a special member's prize raffle.

Remember - We've always got somethin' goin' on.


Upcoming Event: Greenwater Fall 2016 Auction - Sunday, September 25, 2016

Upcoming Event: Greenwater Fall 2016 Swap Meet - Saturday, October 29, 2016 

GWAS Summer Party
Saturday, August 13, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
11:00am to 5:00pm 

This "Summer Party" is an informal indoor banquet featuring our annual member's points auction and member prize raffle.

No Cost to Members.

Members may bring a guest or two, spouse, family member.

Non-Members - To attend this Event you will have to Join at the Party.

Please RSVP to Jim Delimata 708-478-0984 or email jjdfish4@yahoo.com

11:00am Socializing

12:00pm Banquet Luncheon for Everyone.

               Roast Beef, Fried Chicken, Polish Sausage with Sauerkraut,

               Mashed Potatoes, Cole Slaw, and Tossed Salad.

               Bringing and Appetizer, Dish, or Dessert to Share is Always Welcome.

1:30pm  Member Appreciation Raffle

1:40pm  Member Points Auction

              Use your points to Bid on a large selection of Fish, Fish Food, and other items.

              Click here to Learn How Your Points are Awarded.

              Pleco Pete is bringing fish and aquatic life. 

              You may also order directly from Pleco Pete for delivery at the Party.

              Click here to Check Out Pete's List.

              If you don't know your username/password for the member pages,

              send us a note on the contact page.

GWAS September Meeting
Friday, September 9, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
6:30pm to 9:30pm 

General meeting open to members or attend as a guest.

6:30 pm Refreshments -
7:00 pm Meeting Business - 
7:45 pm Program - Darlene Wesiman - Killifish
8:45 pm Bowl Show -
8:50 pm Mini Auction and Raffle -
GWAS FALL Auction
Sunday, September 25, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
11:00am to 5:00pm 
 
 
GWAS October Meeting
Friday, October 7, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
6:30pm to 9:30pm 

General meeting open to members or attend as a guest.

6:30 pm Refreshments - 
7:00 pm Meeting Business - Nominations Night
7:45 pm Program - John Pallo - Aquatics - foods, substrates, pumps, and more...
8:45 pm Bowl Show -
8:50 pm Mini Auction and Raffle -
GWAS FALL SWAP
Saturday, October 29, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
10:00am to 2:00pm 
 
GWAS November Meeting
Friday, November 4, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
6:30pm to 9:30pm 

General meeting open to members or attend as a guest.

6:30 pm Refreshments - 
7:00 pm Meeting Business - 
7:45 pm Program -  Election Night followed by Discussion Tables
8:45 pm Bowl Show -
8:50 pm Mini Auction and Raffle -
GWAS Christmas Party
Saturday, December 10, 2016
Apollo Recreation Center
12521 S. Kostner, Alsip IL 60803
11:00am to 5:00pm 

Merry Christmas gathering with members only auction and raffle.

2017 Schedule of Events.

Please note all 2017 Dates are subject to change.

January 6, 2017 - Meeting

January 15 or 22, 2017 - Auction

February 3, 2017 - Meeting

March 3, 2017 - Meeting

March 19, 2017 - Swap

April 7, 2017 - Meeting

May 5, 2017 - Meeting

June 2, 2017 - Meeting