Join The Club

How To Join:

Membership benefits include: Monthly Meetings, The best seller’s percentage at the Spring and Fall Auctions, the Christmas Banquet, full access to the forum Trading Post, and more.

Annual membership dues are $15.00 per individual, or $20 for a family membership.  Family is considered member, spouse and children under 16.


Fill out this membership application form and Email it to the membership chair (Steve Kalbli).

You can pay using Paypal (you need a forum username and be logged in first).

Or pay at the meeting, or Via US Mail using Money order, cash or check (made out to GCAS).

US Mail goes to:

The Greater Cincinnati Aquarium Society
P.O. Box 40477
Cincinnati, Ohio 45240

Attn: Membership Chair

Email the membership chair if you have any more payment questions.

We’ll get your forum privileges updated as soon as we can verify your payment.

Meetings are usually held at 7:30 PM on the last Sunday of each month at Winton Woods Visitors Center, located at 10245 Winton Road.  Winton Centre is at the intersection of Valley View Rd & Winton Rd Cincinnati. The meetings usually include a program or a guest speaker, and a fry auction for the Breeders Award Program. Guests are welcome to attend any two of these meetings before joining GCAS.  The meeting room is opened at approx. 6:45 for pre-meeting chit-chat and light refreshments.  Meetings start promptly at 7:30 PM.

Visitors Are Always Welcome!



In The News:

June 30 – a crowd of 45+ took in an informative presentation by Gary Hater on breeding and selecting goldfish.  Thank you Gary!

The Picture Of The Month contest was won by Tyler Bothast…

and… Lenny Llambi presented a 10-gallon aquarium kit to one of the two winners in The GCAS Stay In School Program:

The younger student in the pictures was one of two winners of 10-gallon aquarium kits.  SPECIAL THANK YOU – to Monfort Aquarium & Pets (Colerain Ave. in Cincinnati) and to World Of Pets (Turfway Rd. Florence KY) for the generous donations to the GCAS Stay In Schools Program!  Photos from Erv Gundrum.

Our Next Meeting

 2019 Meetings, Swap Meet and Auctions Dates….. Speakers info will be updated as it becomes available.

January 27 – Mike Helford and Mario Toromanovic.  Please see their bios at the top of this page.

February 2 – SWAP MEET

February 24 – Troy Head – speaking on Koi Fish.

March 30 – AUCTION (no meeting in auction months)
April 28 – Guest Speaker: Lawrence Kent.
May 19 – Regina Spotti – speaking on Tetras.
​June 30 – Gary Hater – Raising and Selecting Goldfish
July 28 – Phil Benes – Topic determined by member vote.
August 25 – Lucas Bretz “Keeping Aquariums Natural and Simple”
September 29 – Meeting  Speaker info posted soon.

October 26 – AUCTION (no meeting in auction months)
November 17 – Meeting  Speaker info posted soon.

Flyer 3-30-2019

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