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. 

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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?

We are trying out new venues on a trial basis.

Carefully check event locations prior to attending.  

Our July Meetings will be at the Worth Park District's Kennelly Park at 11500 S. Beloit Ave. Worth, IL 60482.

Our Fall 2018 Auction and Swap will be at the Bird Haven Greenhouse and Conservatory at 225 Gougar Rd, Joliet, IL 60432.  

Locations for future meetings are still being finalized.

Upcoming Event: Greenwater Auction - Sunday October 21, 2018

Upcoming Event: Greenwater Swap - Sunday November 18, 2018

Monthly Meeting Schedule and Details

GWAS May Meeting

Friday, July 6, 2018

Worth Park District's Kennelly Park

11500 S.Beloit Ave., Worth, IL 60482
6:00 pm to 10:00 pm


General meeting open to members or attend as a guest.

6:15 pm Refreshments - Bratwurst, Italian Sausage, and Sides for Everyone.
7:00 pm Meeting Business
7:30 pm Program - Tim DeRobertis- Breaking down a fish tank to salvage the glass or repair.  Re-caulking the fish tank and a bonus video...could be about fish tanks???
8:15 pm Bowl Show - Angelfish/Discus, Aquatic Plants/Aquascaped Bowls, and US Natives.
8:20 pm Mini Auction and Raffle

2018 Schedules

2018 SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

July 6, 2018 - Friday - Meeting


2018 Proposed Schedule of Events

August  5th or 11th, 2018 - Member's Summer Party (we should know by June 30)

September 7, 2018 - Friday - Meeting

October ,5 2018 - Friday - Meeting

October 21, 2018 - Sunday - Auction

November 2, 2018 - Friday - Meeting

November 18, 2018 - Sunday - Swap Meet

December 8, 2018 - Saturday - Member's Christmas Party

2019 Proposed Schedule of Events

January 4, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

January 20, 2019 - Sunday - Auction

February 1, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

March 3, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

March 17, 2019 - Sunday - Swap Meet

April 5, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

May 3, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

June 7, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

July 12, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

August 3, 2019 - Saturday - Member's Summer Party

September 6, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

October 4, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

October 20, 2019 - Sunday - Auction

November 1, 2019 - Friday - Meeting

November 17, 2019 - Sunday - Swap Meet

December 7, 2019 - Saturday - Member's Christmas Party