FEDERATION OF TEXAS AQUARIUM SOCIETIES
2015 CONVENTION “CICHLIDS IN TEXAS”
Hosted by the Texas Cichlid Association
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Friday: Sept. 25th:
9:00 AM Show set-up begins; extra hands are always appreciated
5:00 PM Registration table opens
6:00 PM Meet and greet mixer with snacks for everyone. Also – a special event is being planned – (you never know; that’s why you need to attend!)
Saturday: Sept. 26th
9:00 AM Registration table opens
10:00 AM Speaker: Gerald Griffin, Bettas
11:00 AM Speaker: Barbie Fiorentino, spawning L-number plecos
12:00 NOON (or after Barbie finishes her presentation) Lunch break on your own.
2:00 PM Speaker: Luiz Rulff, Killifishs
3:30 PM Speaker: Barbie Fiorentino, fish nutrition
4:30 PM Showroom closed for judging
6:30 PM-?:?? Pizza Party, Braz Walker “Mystery Fish” auction & Dr. Keith Arnold Fund auction, announcement of all-species show winners, and FUNNY MONEY AUCTION.
ONLY FUNNY MONEY WILL BE ACCEPTED. Emceed by Greg Steeves. MAY GREAT FUN BE HAD BY ALL!!!!!!! YOU NEVER KNOW WHAT YOUR FUNNY MONEY WILL GET YOU !!!
Sunday: Sept. 27th
All FISH SHOULD BE REMOVED FROM TANKS NO LATER THAN 10:00 A.M. ALL FISH REMAINING AFTER 10:00 A.M. WILL BE SOLD IN THE AUCTION AS TCA DONATIONS.
10:00 AM Auction Registration begins
11:00 AM Live and silent auctions begin; auctions last until all items are sold