December 13, 2017 VAHS meeting

Next meeting of the Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society is December 13, 2017 at The Bonsor Community center in Burnaby. 7:30 pm.

Bring your xmas cakes and cookies coffee and tea will be served.

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Annual VAHS Fall Auction

VAHS Annual Fall Auction

      

Saturday October 28, 2017

This is an annual event in held in North Vancouver at Saint Piux X catholic church gymnasium 1150 Mt. Seymour Road

An all day event, locally raised fish and plants, used aquarium equipment,

  • Everyone is welcome, sellers are required to preregister and receive your auction #.  Please email  dave@vahs.ca
  • Seller Registration closes October, 21, 2017. No on day Seller registration due to time limitations.
  • You can download the registration form from the website at events and auctions.
  • Registration starts at 8:30, auction starts at 10:00. 
  • Please note we are not using membership #s at the auction this year, so please register and receive your sellers number.
  • Note this year there is only one registration form for buyers or sellers.
  • Check events and Auctions on this website for rules and forms.
  • Please recycle your old lighting fixtures at your recycling center, changes in technology has changed lighting to LED which are much more cost effective.

Thanks to everyone who is helping out and to our sponsors this year to make this event possible.

This years supporters and donators.
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J&L Aquatics 3430 Brighton Avenue Suite 205a, Burnaby, BC.
Toll free 888-840-1146

Aprils Aquarium, 4097 E. Hastings St. Burnaby, BC
604-336-3474

Kind Ed Pets,7377 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC
604-525-4955

Fish Addicts, 5676 Production Way Langley BC.
604-759-4905

Noah’s Pet Ark 2886 West Broadway Vancouver, BC
604-736-9517

Vancouver area Killi club

 

 

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Fall update 2017

September meeting was held at the Bonsor Community center on Wednesday September, 13 and was attended by 14 members.

The upcoming Fall auction will be announced soon when the venue is booked, hopefully in the beginning of November. More info and registration info will follow soon.

If you would like to volunteer and help out please contact  dave@vahs.ca or michael@vahs.ca

Dave and Mike’s garage sale of surplus aquarium equipment is this Saturday September,16, 2017, new and used equipment, see the posting on BC aquaria.

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Annual Spring Auction April 29th 2017

 


The next meeting is the Annual Spring Auction which will be April 29th, 2017 at ST. Pius X church in North Vancouver.  

Doors open at 8:00 am for registration, auction starts at 10:00 am. Contact dave@vahs.ca or michael@vahs.ca for more info.    

This is one of two large auctions held by the Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society. Fish, plants, Equipment, and other related items to the Aquarium hobby will be auctioned off. Sellers are required to register before the auction, the auction is open to all hobbyists. VAHS continue to support Project Piaba with some proceeds from our auctions. Please check the website page “Events and Auction” for more information and downloading of the buyer seller forms.

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March 14th, 2017 will be the next meeting of the Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society at the Bonsor community center in Burnaby at 7:30 pm. This meeting will be an Annual General Meeting due to the December meeting being cancelled.

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November, Annual Monster Aquatic Auction

Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society

Saturday November 5 th 2016

ANNUAL MONSTER AUCTION

This is an annual event in November held in North Vancouver at Saint Piux X catholic church gymnasium 1150 Mt. Seymour Road

An all day event, locally raised fish and plants, used aquarium equipment, Everyone is welcome, sellers are required to preregister

You can download the sellers form from the website at events and auctions.

Registration starts at 8:30, auction starts at 10:00.

Please email dave@vahs.ca for more info or to register please include your name and membership number.

Please note rules for the auction regarding equipment.

The VAHS assumes no lilability or responsibility for items in the auction. It is the purchasers responsibility to inspect the items before bidding.
  • Sellers must bring a completed sellers form with them to the auction.
  • Buyers, please bring a completed buyers form.
  • Forms are available at the auction. If you are selling then you do not need a buyers form.
All equipment must be labelled as working and have the sellers name and number attachedAnything not labelled as such will be sold as parts only.
All fish and plants must be in fish bags, please ensure that there is enough air in the bag.

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2016 annual VAHS Barbeque

This year Anthony will be hosting the annual 2016 BBQ. July 23 from 11:00 to 4:00.

RSVP to dave@vahs.ca by July 15 so we can organize food. We will send address and directions.

Beverages and food supplied , no alcohol please.

Non Members 10 dollars per adult children are free.

 

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Saturday April 9th Auction

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Saturday April 9th 2016, at St. Pius 10th Church in North Vancouve.

Partial proceeds will help support Running River Rainbow Fund  Please see the following link about the rainbow fish. http://www.canberra.edu.au/about-uc/uc-foundation/what-can-i-support/tabs/research/running-river-rainbow-fish-fund

This year will be the first Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society’s Spring auction held on a Saturday. This event will be similar to our November auction and at the same venue. Please register for this event with dave@vahs.ca

Auction will start at 10:00 Doors open at 8:00. Set up will start at 7:30 if you would like to help out with chairs and tables. Auction is  Aquarium related Plants, fish, equipment.

Registration forms For buyers and seller are on the website and are the same as the November Auction.

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next meeting February 10 wednesday night at 7:30 pm at the bonsor community center

next meeting of the Vancouver Aquatic Hobbyist Society is February 10, wednesday night at 7:30 pm, at the bonsor community center, in Burnaby. Come out and meet fellow aquarists

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december meeting

VANCOUVER AQUATIC HOBBYIST SOCIETY

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING

WE WILL MEET WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 9, 2015. AT THE BONSOR COMMUNITY CENTER IN BURNABY AT 7:30 pm.

This will also be our Christmas Social so bring your goodies to share.  See you there!!

Thanks to North Fin Fish Food for their wonderful donation to the club.

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VAHS june 14th meeting 7:30 pm at the Bonsor Community Center

This Wednesday is the VAHS meeting, hope to see you at the Bonsor Community center. Bring your extra fish and plants to auction off.

Hope we can set up the annual BBQ for the summer and the next meeting in September, the next big monster auction is in November.

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