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How to Quarantine Your Koi

Every so often, you will come across a Koi that you can’t resist and just have to buy, but how do you know that this fish isn’t carrying harmful diseases that could spread to your other Koi? It’s very important to make sure all new fish are disease free before adding them to your pond, […]

2018-01-28T20:35:50+00:00 June 22nd, 2016|Events|

Japan Through the Eyes of Dick Thomas

See Japan through the Eyes of Dick Thomas
Speaker: Dick Thomas

April 23, 2016 @ 1pm

Go on a trip for the day with Dick Thomas, fellow hobbyist, ZNA Assistant Certified Koi Judge and ZNA NA District Chair, and see Japan through his eyes as he searches for that special future Koi. Dick has taken many trips to Japan to […]

2018-01-28T20:35:50+00:00 May 1st, 2016|Events|

2015 MKPC Pond Tour

MKPC 2015 Pond and Water Garden Tour 

Six beautiful ponds and gardens located in the communities of Pleasant Ridge and Huntington Woods were a pleasure to visit.  This tour is dedicated to Paul Baresi, who had been a dear friend and fellow hobbyist to many in this […]

2018-02-18T14:59:03+00:00 June 1st, 2015|MKPC Pond Tour|

Solar Presentation – May 2015

How was our May meeting on solar energy, everyone who attended loved it, to sum it up in one word it was “phenomenal” If you missed this meeting you most likely missed the best club outing we will have this year.

Homeowner Conrad Richards and Mark Haggerty from Michigan Solar solutions did a great job of […]

2018-01-28T20:35:50+00:00 May 1st, 2015|Club Events, Events|

2014 MKPC Pond Tour

MKPC 2014 Pond and Water Garden Tour 

Every July is the time of year we choose a city or area in Southeast Michigan for our Annual Pond and Water Garden Tour.   In 2014, we had eight wonderful ponds in the city of Livonia.  Our starting location was the home of one of our long time and […]

2018-02-18T15:02:57+00:00 June 1st, 2014|MKPC Pond Tour|

Sand Gravel Filter

If you missed the class, you missed a treat. I think the SG class was great. There were six new filters made by Bruce Modetz, Mary Schraffenberger, Ray Alexander, Ervin Daniels, Antonette Daniels and Paul Baresi. The best part about the class is that Rick Venable, Mike Conrad, Pat Daly and William Patterson pitched in […]

2018-01-28T20:35:50+00:00 April 12th, 2014|Club Events|

Recovering From Winter

The March event was held at the home of Bruce and Debbie Modetz.  The topics covered were an open discussion on algae, parasites and what we should do when opening our ponds after a hard winter. This has been a very hard and cold winter, so we also discussed helpful hints on treatments and early […]

2018-01-28T20:35:50+00:00 March 15th, 2014|Club Events|