Youngstown Area Tropical Fish Society 

                                                      We are all about the aquarium hobby 

We have new bowl show categories for 2020. Be sure to check them out. Also, the Ben Franklin contest continues into the new year. Breed those fish!

See the list below of upcoming Auctions and Conventions in 2020..

We are a Non Profit Organization

YATFS Future Meetings

Please NOTE that due to limitations placed by the CDC limiting no more than 10 people gatherings, and White House recommendations to avoid 10 or more person gatherings, All YATFS events are cancelled until further notice.

See CDC web site for details:

Our meetings are held the 3rd Friday of each month (unless announced otherwise). Doors open at 7:00pm. Meeting starts at 8:00pm

At the Mineral Ridge Presbyterian Church on Rt 46. Map

January 17, 2020 – Regular Meeting
February 21, 2020 – Regular Meeting
March 8, 2020 – YATFS Spring Auction
March 20, 2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
April 17, 2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
May 15, 2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
June 19,2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
July 17,2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
August 21, 2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
September 18, 2020 – Cancelled due to corona virus
October 16, 2020 – Regular Meeting
October 18, 2020 – YATFS Fall Auction
November 20, 2020 – OCA Extravaganza Member Luncheon
December 18, 2020 – YATFS Christmas Party



To The Winners at the OCA Extravaganza Fish Show


Fish Action and Convention Listing for 2020..

Club Auctions


Central New York Aquarium Society (CNYAS)
UNYKA Auction @ Syracuse – Oct 17th, 2020

Erie Aquarium Society (EAS)
EAS Fall Auction – Oct 25th, 2020
EAS Facebook Page

Grand Valley Aquarium Club (GVAC)
GVAC Fall Auction – Oct 24th, 2020

Greater Cincinnati Aquarium Society (GCAS)

GCAS Fall Auction – Oct 24th, 2020

Lorain County Aquarium Society (LCAS)

LCAS Fall Auction – Oct 4, 2020

Motor City Aquarium Society (MCAS)
MCAS Fall Auction – Nov 14, 2020


Youngstown Area Tropical Fish Society (YATFS)
YATFS Fall Auction – Oct 18th, 2020


All-Aquarium Catfish Convention (CATCON)
Wash D.C. – Oct 8th-11th, 2020

Marine Aquarium Conference of North America (MACNA) – “A Reef Oasis in the Desert”

August 28 – 30, Phoenix, AZ

OCA Extravaganza – Ohio Cichlid Association – Nov 19th-22nd, 2020

SuperZoo – Las Vegas NV.- Aug 31st-Sep 3, 2020





That could be a $100 in your pocket for just just turning in something for BAP, SAP, IAP, HAP. any questions just ask one of us and take a glance at the contest page. Could be easy MONEY!