Reef Aquarium Society of Charlotte (RASOC)


Welcome to RASOC!

This is the portal for the Reef Aquarium Society of Charlotte.  We are not just a website... we are an active local club that is dedicated to the saltwater aquarium hobby and promoting captive propagation of marine life.  Most meetings are the 3rd Saturday of each month from 2 PM - 4 PM.  Do you live near Charlotte, NC and have a love for this hobby? If so, click here to find out more about becoming a supporting member of the club.  

Support Our RASOC Club Sponsors!


Vendor discounts are available to club members.  Just show your current club membership card during checkout.  Directions, hours of operation and other information is available in the Vendor Sponsor Forum.


If you are a retail business that sells marine livestock or dry goods to the public

and would like to be a vendor sponsor of RASOC, click here for more information.


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We constantly work to improve our club website!  Comments or suggestions?  Send us feedback.


RASOC is a proud member of MASNA.

MASNA educates its members with the annual MACNA conference and other sanctioned events.  It assists in forming and promoting the growth of clubs within the hobby and the education of their members while ensuring a sustainable future for the marine environment.  MASNA encourages the ethical growth of the marine aquarium hobby and support captive breeding/propagation and supports efforts to eliminate abuses in collecting and transporting marine organisms.



Next Meeting:


 November 15, 2014

Our speaker for the November 15th meeting will be Michael Toney from The Inland Reef.
Michael is very knowledgeable about fish and his talk will be very informative. Meeting will be 2pm to 4pm at: Ronald McDonald House of Charlotte 1613 E. Morehead St. Charlotte, NC 28207 Phone: 704-335-1191
Don't forget that the Ronald McDonald Tank also needs to be cleaned that weekend.
For more information, click here.

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Past Meetings

RASOC has had a variety of meeting formats including key speaker lectures, auctions, raffles, DIY demonstrations, member tank tours, vendor sponsor tours, and family BBQs.  A synopsis of past meetings is available so newcomers can better understand what our club is about.

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2014 Club Officers:

   Da'Mon (cypherljk)

Vice President

   Michael (el aquila)


   Michael (ToadallyNC)

   Will (Ox)
Member Services Director

   Debbie (blackbeltmom)
Vendor Relations Director

   Jeremey (Jer)

   Bill (Nike)

Forum Administration


   Debbie (blackbeltmom)


   All officers


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