2016/2017 MAKC Membership Directory

Dear MAKC Members,

We are going to publish the MAKC Membership Directory shortly.
If you do not wish to have your name in the 2016/2017 MAKC Membership Directory please let me know by August 1, 2016.
Thank you!

Jo Mead
MAKC President

Tri-State ZNA Koi and Bonsai Show July 29-30, 2016 Snug Harbor Staten Island NY

MAKC Members,

The Tri-State ZNA Koi Club will be holding their 5th Annual Koi and Bonsai Show on July 29-30, 2016 at Snug Harbor in Staten Island NY.

On Saturday night, July 30, 2016, will be the Awards Banquet.  If you are interested in attending please let me know.  The tickets are $65.00 per person.

There will be many great koi and goldfish vendors at the show.  It will be a great chance to see these vendors in one location!

The following vendors that will be attending are:

Earthsea Glass

Ecological Labs

Fish Corner

Genki Koi

Grande Koi LLC

Kodama Koi Farm

Koi Market/Yoshikigol USA


Nijikawa USA

Peters & Sons Koi

Quality Koi Company

Torii Koi Farm

Trees to Dreams

Ultra Balance Koi Food/Star Milling

I will be attending the show along with Sarah and Herb

Hope to see you there!

Jo Mead

MAKC President

MAKC Election Results and News

Dear MAKC Members,

I want to first apologize for not emailing the results of the election sooner.

With the pond season in full swing it has been extremely busy the past couple of weeks with pond emergencies.  I cannot stressthe enough the importance of following the proper quarantine procedures. 

The results of the 2016/2017 Executive Board Election:

MAKC President Joann Mead

MAKC Vice President Herb Ehrich

MAKC Treasurer Anthony Vitale

MKAC Central Vice President Bruce Damme

MAKC Long Island Chapter Vice President Bruce Levine

MAKC Hudson Valley Chapter Vice President Herb Ehrich

MAKC South Chapter Vice President Alan Mickelson

This year is going to be very exciting on October 15, 2016 the Club with be help hosting the Japanese festival at the National Arboretum in DC.  The Club with also be hosting the AKCA Annual Meeting and Wet Lab  on  June 23-24, 2017.  This will be a great chance for our members to take a Wet Lab with Dr. Nick Saint-Erne.  Dr. Saint-Erne is one of the top aquatic vets in the US and author of Advanced Koi Care.

Jo Mead

MAKC President