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March 12th – special TFCB meeting

The Tropical Fish Club of Burlington will host a Marine and Reef Aquarium Day on Saturday March 12 starting at 1PM. The event will take place at the Holiday Inn on Williston Rd in South Burlington. There will be a Frag Swap where hobbyist can share and sell frags of corals and other marine life.… Read More »

Submit an article or photo for In Depth, get paid ( maybe anyways! )

To increase newsletter contributions, the Board discussed creating an incentive program. Beginning with the February newsletter, each submission will earn one raffle ticket. A submission is defined as an original, stand-alone photograph or illustration, an article or column. A column or article that is submitted with original, supporting photos or illustrations will earn two tickets.… Read More »

TFCB Calendar 2016

Oct 11, SPECIAL meeting, Holiday Inn, Williston Rd. Hans Evers, “Stories from a Tropical Living Room, Habitats of Corydoras Catfish”  download flyer Oct 30, TFCB All Day Auction, Fish , live plants, new and used aquarium items.  Holiday Inn, Williston Rd, opens at 11AM, auction starts 12 noon.  download flyer Nov 10th – TFCB meeting,… Read More »

Auction items – partial listing – Sunday 10/25

  Aulonocara jacobfrebergi, tsano rocks Geophagus steindacneri Labeotropheus trewavasae opal Poecelia mexicana Synodontis lucipinnis (dwarf petricola) java fern anubias – large Pundimilia nerrerei, Ruti Island Crytpoheros nanoluteus Crytpoheros nanoluteus zoogoneticus tequila Synodontis lucipinnis (dwarf petricola) vinegar eels microworms Bristlenose trio Albino bristlenose tri DD Phillipine blue trio DD Phillipine blue trio DD Phillipine blue trio… Read More »

TFCB Annual Auction , Sunday Oct 25th

Thank you everyone that contributed to the auction.  It was well attended and a great success.  Please support those that supported us. Viewing starts at 10:30, auction at noon at the VFW in BURLINGTON, 176 S. Winooski Ave.  You can download the flyer here: tfcb auctionflyer-2015 And the rules and vendor entry forms here: auctionrules2015… Read More »

Aquatic Experience – Nov 7-9, Schaumburg, IL

Everything aquatic under one roof!  Show floor with vendors and manufacturers, top fish experts sharing their knowledge, aquascaping contest with cash prizes!, and lots more. Wanted to share some exciting news that might interest you all! Aquatic Experience’s Aquascaping Live! Contest is returning for a second time, Nov. 6-8, 2015 . Contestants can compete in… Read More »

TFCB 2015 Schedule

TFCB meetings are held at the VFW Hall in Essex Junction, on the second Thursday of the month at 6:30PM   Dec 10th – TFCB holiday meeting   Jan 8th – video Feb 12th – Jean-Pierre Camus, Cory Family Mar 12th – Ann Whitman, Breeding Angelfish April 9th – Bill Gill, Guppies May 14th – David… Read More »

TFCB Fall Annual Auction 2014

Giant Auction Fish, Plants, New and Used Equipment, Fish Foods, etc Sunday Oct 26, 2014 Noon VFW Hall 73 Pearl St Essex Junction, VT tfcb auctionflyer auction rules AUCTIONENTRYFORM AUCTIONENTRYFORM  ( word doc )   List of preregistered items, plus a whole lot more coming Ancistrus Ancistrus Java Moss Java Moss Giant Hygro Giant Hygro… Read More »

TFCB Sept 11th meeting

Please join the Tropical Fish Club of Burlington on Thursday September 11th for an illustrated lecture by renowned tropical fish expert Steve Lundblad of Portland, Oregon. The lecture, entitled Bringing the Unique to Your Aquarium, will be presented at 6:30 pm at the VFW is Essex Junction, 73 Pearl st. Fish keepers with all levels… Read More »

Thank You all!

TFCB ‘s 25th anniversary event was a great success and we would like to thank everyone that attended, helped or contributed in many ways.  Please visit the thank you page and visit those that helped to sponsor this event.