St. Catharines & Area Aquarium Society

Dear SCAAS Members,

Meetings will be held using ZOOM virtual meetings until further notice. An email is sent out with meeting information the week prior to the meeting. 

Good evening fellow aquarists,

I hope that everyone is doing well in these challenging times.

New Meeting Location, Grantham Lions Club at 732 Niagara Street in St. Catharines .

The first meeting of our new season will be at Grantham Lions Club at 732 Niagara Street in St. Catharines on Monday, September 12, 2022, at 7:00 p.m. Our speaker will be Frank Aguirre ( In his presentation  ̶ “The Heart of Aquarist” ̶  Frank will share his story behind 40+ years of building, installing, and maintaining beautiful aquarium systems. This presentation will be followed by our usual mini-auction of aquarium hobby items (fish, plants, supplies, etc.). I hope to see everyone there

I hope to see you on Monday evening,


Please check the face book page for the most up to date information

St. Catharines And Area Aquarium Society Facebook


Jar Show Information

Each meeting features a specific fish.  If you happen to have a healthy specimen in that category, please bring it for our jar show!  Winning entries receive a plaque and a ribbon each month.  The member with the most wins at the end of the year receives a trophy!  For more information about how to successfully show a fish, click here  

February Jar Show Data & January Results: For the February Jar Show, the feature category will be loaches and sharks. Every month is also open choice (this includes plants). Auction to follow.

The jar show categories for the balance of this season will be March (Swords, Platies, Mollies); April (Anabantids, including Gouramis and Bettas); May (Guppies); June (Corys and Catfish, including Plecos). Best of Luck!

 Jar Show Results - see our Scat Newsletter each month 

Dates & Jar Show Categories:

 Meeting Date/programFish Of The Month 
OctoberDanios, Barbs and Tetras
NovemberCichlids (any type)
December Open to all types of fish 
FebruaryLoaches and Sharks 
March  Swords, Platies, Mollies
AprilAnabantids, including Gouramis and Bettas 
JuneCorys and Catfish, including Plecos

Did You Know?

Interested in a Club Patch?  Get yours at the next meeting for only $6.50!  


Click for auction forms

Link to auction flyer

A section for sponsors is available on the links page.

Thanks to Member Ry Koch for the banner pic.