Category Archive: News and Media

Sep 29

Kitchen Party – 2nd October

This really will be a time.   Thanks to the fabulous Maureen Howard for hosting

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Jul 13

Champney’s West Days August 7 to 9th, 2015

This is an event not to be missed Mark your calendars for Champney’s West Days August 7th, 8th, and 9th 2015 Friday:  Old Fashioned Concert Saturday:  Touch Tank and Newfoundland Mineral Exhibit Sunday:  Fish n’ Brewis Lunch; Cardboard Boat Race; evening Fireworks

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Oct 01

Marine Aquarium and Touch Tank CBC Interview

CBC On The Go Wednesday September 19, 2012 Guest host Mack Furlong speaks with Bill Driedzic, an Ocean Science Professor at Memorial University, about the the Champney’s West Heritage groups efforts to build a marine aquarium and touch tank in the community.  Click Here To Listen

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Oct 01

Champney’s West Aquarium Initiative gaining support

Kevin Curley Published on August 22, 2013   The Champney’s West Aquarium has recently expanded to join forces with the Oceans Learning Partnership. The partnership is another stepping-stone toward their initiative of building a public aquarium centre and touch tank in the community. The idea was first conceived by Champney’s West resident Wanda Pippy and brought …

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Sep 30

Under Water Watching

  CBC Central Morning Thursday August 28 2013 Great Interview with  Marilyn Sonnenberg on CBC’s Central Morning podcast talking about the plans for the upcoming Champney’s West aquarium! “The tiny community of Champney’s West has big plans for an aquarium project designed to attract tourists. We hear from a person pushing it along, as well …

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