-Meeting- DarkSky is Hosting a Meeting in Eden Prairie on 8-17-19

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  1. AmyZ

    AmyZ I am the MOTHER
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    DarkSky is hosting a Meeting!
    Location: Eden Prairie
    Date: Saturday August 17th
    Time: 11am to 3pm




    Do you want a pm for address or do you want to post it here?
    6640 Harlan Drive, Eden Prairie, MN 55346

    Is there a limit to attendee's?

    No Limit

    Is your meeting handicap accessible?

    Not handicap accessible ( tank in the basement).

    Will you be providing any refreshments?

    Food and drink provided (BBQ pulled pork sandwiches, baked beans, potato salad, corn bread, etc).

    Are there any specific parking guidelines?

    Street is OK, just don't block the neighbor's driveways.

    Do you have any pets? (this is for members with allergies)
    Have two border collies...

    Are children allowed?
    Kids are fine (just keep them safe, house isn't kid proof).

    Please provide a short description of your experience in the hobby and any tanks currently running.
    I've been doing saltwater aquariums for about 8 years now, mostly nanos in the 10-20g range.
    Current setup is a 220 SPS now.
    Prior to salt water I kept Minnesota native species in freshwater tanks, rock bass, walleye and bluegills.



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    AmyZ - 2 - Amy & Nick
    bigmax - 1
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    Fishfoo - 1
    Gary - 2 - If we're in town we'll be there
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    jonnyboy90 - 3 - Jon, Kayla and Lilly
    Jucksta - 1
    Juskr - 1 - My daughter has soccer until 12. I plan to stop by after.
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    Reefking - 1
    vikingr8der - 1

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  2. dougers31

    dougers31 Senior Member
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    I might have to drive up for this one...
     
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  3. DarkSky

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    Hey folks -

    I had to change the time on this event from 4pm to starting at 11am. My wife's friend is getting married on a short notice in the evening - so plan on having lunch instead of dinner. :)
     
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  4. jlanger

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    What does that have to do with you? Or us??? :D
     
  5. nox.rupaw

    nox.rupaw I contributed!
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    @DarkSky is the groom

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  6. DarkSky

    DarkSky Administrator
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    I got the "you're coming or else" talk when I told her to have fun.
     
  7. DarkSky

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    "Less than a week away, please keep your RSVPs current!"
    - Something Amy would say.
     
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  8. ikserk

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    Is Amy okay? Must be on vacation or something...
     
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  9. RSnodgrass

    RSnodgrass TCMAS President
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    Take photos for us putzes who can't make it!
     
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    AmyZ

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    Sorry ditto what Darksky said ;)

    Jeez slip up once and it's all in on vacation LMFAO I wish :D
     
  11. DarkSky

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    Where'd you visit? Was it nice?
     
  12. oyam123

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    Anyone want a free old 2x250 MH 48” Hood and ballast? Also other odds and ends?
    Sorry, I may not make it now, work called me in for 7am shift.
     
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  13. dougers31

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    As much as I wanted to come work won't allow it this time :(
     
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  14. Gary

    Gary This all started with "Rivers South Reefkeepers"
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    I"m sure glad I saw the time change. We plan to be there but have tentative plans to go camping. We'll be there for sure if we are in town.
     
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  15. DarkSky

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    If anyone would like a non-pork or vegetarian option, let me know and I'll have it ready for you.
     
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    AmyZ

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    Remember the time changed and the meeting now starts at 11am today!
     
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    AmyZ

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    Thank you for hosting had a blast like always
     
  18. H2OHOH

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    Great time. Thanks for hosting.
     
  19. Reefking

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    Agreed. Your tank is looking real nice. I didn’t see any nasty algae...

    The pork was wonderful as always.

    Thank you,
    The Reefking
     
  20. jonnyboy90

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    Thanks for the meeting and the warm welcome! Appreciate all the info from everyone.
     

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