The Green Bay Aquarium Society (GBAS) will hold its 4th Annual Scales and Tails Fish and Herp Fair, formerly known as the Freshwater/Saltwater Swap Meet, on Sunday February 10th 2019 at the Starlite Club, W2091 County Rd JJ, Kaukauna, WI 54130.
This year marks the first time that GBAS will be hosting a select number of reptile vendors at one of their events, and to mark this special occasion, GBAS is proud to announce that they are fundraising at this event for The Amphibian Foundation. 100% of admission recieved by GBAS will go towards this fund.
Vendor set up begins at 9:00 am. The doors open to the public at noon and the event runs until 4pm. The event is open to the public, and everyone is welcome to attend. Admission is $2 for anyone over the age of 14. Refreshments will be available on site.
The Amphibian Foundation is dedicated to connecting individuals, communities and organizations in order to create and implement lasting solutions to the global amphibian extinction crisis by providing unique educational opportunities for all ages to learn about amphibians and inspire conservation
GBAS is a non-profit educational organization whose purpose is to further the study of all forms of aquatic life, to promote interest, exchange ideas, and distribute information concerning the aquarium hobby, and to encourage the breeding and display of aquatic life. The swap meet supports this purpose by providing an outlet for professionals and hobbyists to sell the reptiles, amphibians, fish and corals they have propagated and/or to purchase varieties life not readily available at area stores. New and used equipment will also be available as well as door prizes and raffles.
GBAS maintains several public aquariums, including those at the Brown County Central Library. Club meetings are held each month at 1000 Islands Environmental Center in Kaukauna.
Table Rentals will be open to the public as of November 28th and run through February 3rd.