Cara Wade on Paludariums

We are bringing in a special speaker from the great state of Texas!

About CAPS

The Chicago Aquatic Plant Society is a newly formed organization that emphasizes educating hobbyists about starting, keeping, and maintaining aquatic plants in the aquarium.

This site, and also our Facebook Community, serve as a platform where hobbyists can ask questions, exchange ideas, learn about aquascaping principles, and gain other information relevant to keeping planted tanks. If you are in Chicago or the surrounding area, come join us.

Next Event:

CAPS Meeting – Cara Wade on Paludariums!

Date: September 23, 2018

Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Location: Skokie Public Library

For our meeting in September, we are bringing in a special speaker from the great state of Texas! Cara Wade has been in the hobby for more than 20 years and has extensive experience lighting science and aquatic aroid cultivation, but she will speaking to the club about her other passion, paludariums!

The meeting will be 1-4pm on Sunday, September 23 at the Skokie Library. In case you did not already know, at every meeting we also Trade Plants and have a Giveaway Raffle. So please bring plants to trade. Our meetings are also family friendly so feel free to bring the kids.

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