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.

2016 FREE Up and Coming Events!

July 8th Regular meeting at Arbordale Nurseries 9th – 10th Koi Show & Auction at Arbordale Nurseries in Getzville 16th Pond Tour in Southtowns with picnic at end.  7 Stops on the tour! Tickets $10 August 10th – 21st Stop by and see NFKPC’s pond at the Erie County Fair 12th – Christmas in August! […]

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! .  

November 13th, 2015 Meeting

Speaker this month is Dr. Wayne Gall Clinical Assistant Professor, Dept. of Social and Preventive Medicine Univ. of Buffalo. His topic is Dragon Flies, Stone Flies, Damsel Flies and other Pond Monsters.  Feel free to join us! Elections will be held in January, so start thinking about nominations. As always, all four officers need to […]

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