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Individual Member

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

 

 

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: 1 year
Price: $20.00
Family Member

Family (Spouses and children under the age of 18 & all under one roof) - roommates, relatives, in-laws, adult siblings, etc will need to get individual memberships

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: 1 year
Price: $25.00
Lifetime Member

Lifetime Member

A Lifetime Memebership entitles you to all the benefits of GCCA for your entire life. 

Single (Adult or Minor with sponsor).

Why you should join?

  • Monthly Meetings featuring expert speakers (10 per year)
  • Participation in our Breeders Award and CARES programs
  • Priority registration for Swap Meets (5 per year)
  • Ability to buy fish at our Rare Fish Auction (2 per year)
  • Participation in Bag Exchanges (during Covid)
  • Members-only events such as Holiday Party, Picnic, hobby tours and more
  • Our award-winning website which includes hundreds of articles, a cichlid classifieds allow you to find local fish for sale and special members-only sections
  • Show your support for the top cichlid club in the USA
Duration: Lifetime
Price: $500.00

Members-only Picnic with a Taco Truck

Join us for a fun picnic at the home of GCCA Member Rick Borstein! The picnic takes place rain or shine.

GCCA will provide the lunch entree and drinks. Please bring a dessert to share. No alcoholic beverages, please.

Rick has two fishrooms with over 40 tanks you can see. You can watch the Bears game on Rick's big screen TV.

  • We're having a Taco Truck serving food from 12:30PM to 2:30PM
  • Bring a dessert to share
  • Watch the Bears v. 49ers on a big screen
  • Tour Rick's two fishrooms with 42 tanks total!
  • Bag Exhange!

Taco Truck Menu

ENTREES: Tacos, Quesadillas, Nachos, Burritos/Burrito Bowls, Loco fries
SIDES: rice, beans, chips with guacamole/salsas, fries
DESSERT: Churros
KIDS MEALS: (taco meal, mini quesadilla meal)
PROTEIN OPTIONS: Chicken, Steak, Al Pastor, Shrimp, Vegan (black beans/ avocado)

Marios Cart

Note to Parents: Important!

Rick's house is not child proof, so please watch your children closely so they don't get hurt or cause damage.

GCCA Paid Members only

You must be a current, paid GCCA or Chicago Livebearer Society member to attend.

Registration Required

Registration for the picnic opens on August 15th. You must register by September 7th.

‍Bag Exchange

GCCA is holding a Bag Exchange during the picnic.

Bring up to six bags of fish (no more than two bags per species) and receive a raffle ticket for each bag.

‍Raffle numbers will be called in random order. When your name is called, you can choose a bag from what is available!

‍This is a great way to move out some fish and bring home some new ones!

Bring your BAP fish, too!

Event Properties

Event Date 09-11-2022 11:30 am
Event End Date 09-11-2022 4:00 pm
Cut off date 09-08-2022
Location Home of Rick Borstein

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