Welcome to the Greater Portland Aquarium Society
(Pardon the dust - site is still being constructed on.)
The GPAS is a Portland, Oregon club of aquatic hobbyists dedicated to enhancing the enjoyment for members and guests, and advancing the aquarium hobby. Fish or Horticultural enthusiast, fresh water or salt, in the home or pond - all are the broad focus of the members that meet every month for talks, auctions, and general fellowship among like-minded people. Our meetings are open to the public and we welcome you to our monthly gathering.
Our meetings are held on the last Sunday of each month at the East Portland Moose Lodge, starting at 3:00 p.m. Please be sure to enter at the rear (non-Moose member) entrance of the building. The address:
Royal Order of the Moose
East Portland Lodge
16411 NE Halsey Street
Portland, OR 97230
Our October GPAS speaker is internationally known Rusty Wessel from Louisville, Kentucky. His presentation is Fishes of the Maya! A photo and video presentation on the fishes that live in the area where the ancient Mayan civilization once existed. It covers Southern Mexico, Guatemala and Western Honduras.
For more about Rusty, check our Upcoming Meetings page. He is sponsored by ACA (www.cichlid.org) and Zoomed (www.zoomed.com).
The presentation will be Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 3:00PM at East Portland Moose Lodge. After his presentation, we will be doing our monthly auction. Rusty is bringing some of his fish in for the auction as well. Been told that those include more rare species.
A big thanks to our sponsors!