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Jul 13

Show and Tell at the Aquarium

Come to the Aquarium on Saturday, July 15th, 2017 at 1 pm. Admission to the Aquarium will include a special Show & Tell session by Fiona Cuthbert, Laboratory Instructor Biology Department and Dr. Bob Hooper, retired Professor of Biology, Memorial University. Fiona and Bob are past Manager and Director of the Bonne Bay Marine Station, …

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Jun 08

Aquarium and Heritage House Update

  Heritage House – June opening hours – Wednesday – Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.   Aquarium – Delayed opening.  The ice has stopped the installation of our sea water intake, we hope that the ice will leave soon.  Check back regularly for opening date announcement  

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Mar 26

Champney’s West 25 years on from the moratorium

Fantastic article on the CBC about the community and how the residents have ensured that  it has managed to flourish over the last 25 years .  Well done Wanda Pippy on a  great interview http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/newfoundland-labrador/champneys-west-community-spirit-1.4039507  

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Oct 06

Aquarium open until 14th October

  Aquarium Schedule Champney’s West Aquarium continues to be open daily this week. It will be closed on Monday, October 10 Open again from Tuesday, October 11 to Friday, October 14th, when it then closes for the season.

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Sep 18

Aquarium open to the public

Aquarium is open daily until at least mid-October. Phone 709 464 2510  

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Sep 18

Champney’s West Aquarium – sneak peek – a huge success

Thank you to everyone who attended our soft opening last week, it was a huge success.  The photos below show how much everyone enjoyed visiting this amazing facility Thank you to Gary Patten for sharing his photographs For more information please check out this article in The Packet   http://www.thepacket.ca/News/Local/2016-09-15/article-4641428/Locals-get-first-look-at-new-aquarium-in-Champneys-West/1    

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Aug 24

Tea and Sea and See

We are hosting a Tea and Sea and See at our  fabulous aquarium on September 10th  Please drop by and join us for some Tea and See what we have collected from the Sea  

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Aug 04

Walking Sticks and Wood Spirits – yours with a donation

Everett Piercey has generously donated carved walking sticks and carved wood spirits in support of our fundraising. While quantities last, a minimum donation of $100 will receive a carved walking stick; a minimum donation of $50 will receive a carved wood spirit.  You can make a donation using the Donate button on our website at:  …

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Jul 25

Sea Water is Flowing at the Aquarium

Our team of staff and supporters from Memorial University have been working hard to get the sea water flowing into the Aquarium and into the viewing tanks.  We are pleased to report that on Friday 22nd July we were successful!

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Jan 26

Aquarium Building Nearing Completion

To read more about our Aquarium initiative and the great progress being made please visit http://www.thepacket.ca/News/Local/2016-01-21/article-4411289/Aquarium-building-near-completion/1  

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