Category: Monthly Meeting

November 11, 2016 Water Gardening

Due to illness our original scheduled program of Walt Oldenburn on The Origin of Koi will be rescheduled. Tonights presentations will be Water Gardening by Chris Wilkolaski. Don’t forget to get your tickets for the Christmas Party December  9th at Danny’s South from Chris W.  Ticket are $25

September 9, 2016 Kevin Wintringer from

Kevin Wintringer, President KW Solutions,Inc. will be giving a presentation on pond nets. All water gardens, ornamental and backyard ponds take some time to setup and establish. Its important to protect the fish, plant life and water quality. Maintaining a clean pond can be achieved by investing in an important product that is designed to minimize […]

August 12, 2016 Meaghan Boice-Green of Reinstein Woods

Our monthly meeting is back at the church of Zion. Awards will be given for koi show participation and peoples choice. Meaghan Boice-Green of Reinstein Woods will be giving a presentation native plants and Reinstein Woods. Dawn will be bringing snacks.

July 8, 2016 General Meeting at Arbordale Nurseries

Western New York Herpetological Society

PLEASE NOTE CHANGE OF MEETING PLACE FOR JULY: Our general meeting this month will be held at Arborale Nurseries in Getzville. We will be all set up for the Koi Show and auction.  Presentation given by Brenda McCormick of the Western New York Herpetological Society on amphibians that you would see in and around their pond.

June 10th 2016, Plant & Hard Goods Auction

The auction will include plants and everything pond and water garden related auction! Bring stuff to sell, buy new stuff!  50/50 club split. You do not need to be a member to attend. Our club meets the 2nd Friday of month @ 7pm in a very friendly atmosphere at the Zion United Church of Christ, […]

May 13, 2016 Matt Latham of Vertical Fresh Farms

Vertical Fresh Farms

This months speaker is Matt Lathm of Vertical Fresh Farms is headquartered in Buffalo, NY.  Their purpose is to provide people everywhere with year-round, fresh, nutritious food at a consistently low price through the use of localized indoor vertical farming. Our produce is grown vertically indoors without any pesticides, ensuring that your family is getting […]

April 8, 2016 Welcome our new President!

Lorri Porter handing the Presidents gavel over to John Kelso

Jerry Behlau from the Genesse Valley Pond and Koi Club will gave an excellent presentation on lotus plants. How to grow, feed and separate the tubers and how to store them in the winter.  Great job Jerry! Our yearly elections are over and we have a new President!  John Kelso has stepped up to fill the role. […]

March 11, 2016 Meeting Photo Contest

NFKPC annual photo contest! Marylou Frost of the Science Museum Camera Club was our judge. Marylou also gave a presentation on National Monuments which was spectacular! Photo contest criteria: Flora (plant), Best Fauna (animal), and Best Pond picture. First and second place in each category along with a people’s choice, cash prizes for each!  See the winners below.

January 15, 2016 Meeting

Tom Tower

Our speaker this month is founding father of NFKPC Tom Tower who will speaking about adding a Chinese hi-finned banned shark to your pond, that you can purchase at Niagara Aquarium. Also he will be holding his “wet tee shirt” contest. No water is involved, members will be judged on the best tee shirt depicting some type […]

NFKPC Christmas Party December 11th, 2015

A merry fishmas was had by all at NFKPC annual Christmas party at Banchetti by Rizzo’s in Amherst NY! Special thanks to Mike Masterson of Masterson’s Garden Center and Ray Lucas for the party favors and door prizes! .  

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