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    Schedule Coming Soon!

    Next Meeting January 17th @ 6pm
    Elmer's Aquarium Center
    Monroeville, PA
    Coral Fragging Workshop

    PMASI Background

    PMASI (Pittsburgh Marine Aquarium Society Inc.) is a non-profit organization whose membership consists of individuals from the greater Pittsburgh area and beyond. PMASI is currently run by an elected board of directors, who donate a lot of time and effort into making the club better for its members.PMAS was originally conceived back in 1994 by Anthony Calfo and Bob Dolan. The first meeting of PMAS was April of 1995 at the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh, PA. In 2000 PMAS became incorporated, thus the current name PMASI.

    PMASI Mission Statement

    It is our desire as a society to create an atmosphere that encourages and supports the appreciation of a captive marine environment in an ecologically sensitive way. Our goal is the creation of a self-sustaining hobby through the propagation of marine fish, corals, and invertebrates.We will accomplish our goals through the free and open exchange of information, experience, and ideas. Our society will provide the fellowship of like-minded aquarists and the guidance needed by all of us if we are to attain our goals.Our members should strive to provide a nurturing and supportive environment that fosters the free expression of creative and unique approaches to solving the problems inherent in our attempts to propagate marine species.We want this society to be a world-class organization, contributing new information to the existing body of knowledge in the field of marine biology.
    Bob Dolan
    by Published on 11-02-2010 06:14 PM

    Event: Mega - Raffle / Elections
    Location: Comfort Inn - 699 Rodi Road, Monroeville, PA 15235
    Time: 6pm

    Our year end raffle is quickly approaching! December 4th, 2010

    PMASI membership is $24.00 per calendar year for a single family household, or you can obtain Lifetime Membership for $125.00.

    *Non-members are welcome to attend meetings as our guest. If you enjoy and benefit from the mettings, we are grateful for your support.*

    Membership Benefits:

    • Monthly Newsletter
    • Attend All Monthly Meetings
    • Borrow from the PMASI Library
    • Participate in all PMASI Sponsored Activites
    • Member Only Raffle each meeting
    • Discounts at participating stores in the area. (Store List)
    Full Year: $24

    Dues can be paid at any meeting or by clicking on the link below. Anyone can use paypal... you only need a credit card, you don't need a paypal account.