Greenwater Aquarist Society


Welcome!  Greenwater Aquarist Society is an all species, general-interest Aquarium Society in the South Chicagoland Area that has been around since 1957!  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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Greenwater Meeting: Sunday March 14, 2021

Note: Location for our upcoming meeting will NOT be held at Christ Lutheran Church. It will be held at Bird Haven Greenhouse & Conservatory, where we usually hold our public auctions and swap meets.

Meeting Location: Bird Haven Greenhouse: 225 Gougar Road Joliet, Illinois 60432

Time: 12pm - 4pm CST


Noon: Meal & Refreshments. We will be serving pizzas and beverages. As always, members are more than welcome to bring appetizers, snacks, and desserts to share!

1:00: Club Business and Raffle (top prizes to be announced soon).

2:00: Club Mini Auction! Members are encouraged to bring fish, plants, decorations, and aquarium supplies to be sold at our mini auction. Limit of ten items per sellerCash only10% of proceeds go to the club.

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, we encourage all attendees to respect local ordinances, which include and are not limited to: wearing facemasks and observing proper social distancing protocol. This page will be updated promptly in the case of changing circumstances.


Dates are subject to change as a result of the COVID-19 Pandemic


March 14, 2021 - Meeting

March 21, 2021 - Swap Meet

April 9, 2021 - Meeting

May 7, 2021 - Meeting

June 4, 2021 - Meeting

July 9, 2021 - Meeting

August 8, 2021 - Summer Member's Party 11am-6pm

September 3, 2021 - Meeting

October 1, 2021 - Meeting

October 17, 2021 - Fall Auction

November 5, 2021 - Meeting

November 21, 2021 - Swap Meet

December 3, 2021 - Meeting

January 2, 2022 - Member's Christmas in January 11am-6pm