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Annual General Meeting

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Invitation to “An Ocean of Opportunity” plus Science Literacy Week at Champney’s West Aquarium

Doors are open and events are free as we continue to celebrate Science Literacy Week at Champney’s West Aquarium.  Join us on Saturday, Sept 21st at 2 pm for “An Ocean of Opportunity” by Dr. Paul Snelgrove, Professor, Memorial University and Director of Canadian Healthy Oceans Network.  The presentation will be followed by the official …

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Champney’s West Aquarium Celebrates Science Literacy Week

Champney’s West Aquarium is pleased to host Science Literacy Week.  We have events planned from September 16th to 21st, 2019.  Our topic for the week is Ocean Plastics and its Relationship to the Ecosystem.  This opportunity is funded by the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada and conducted in partnership with the Ocean …

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Science Literacy Week 15th September

Programming appropriate for all school age groups will be offered.  Students will participate by grades (approximately 45 students per group).  Kindergarten, grades 1-3, 4-6, 7-8.  Information collected from shore clean ups will be analyzed and placed in the context of the living animals (>25 species of fish and invertebrates) in the aquarium and static displays.  …

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Aquarium Opening 26th June 2019

We look forward to welcoming visitors young and old to the Champney’s West Aquarium for the 2019 season

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Aquarium open until 6 October

If you have not been to the aquarium this year there is still time  

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Whale Release & Strandings Event and Champney’s West Aquarium – July 21st 2018

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We are hiring – staff and students

    We are hiring staff and students for the summer – if you would like to join our team please see information below Job Openings Champneys West Heritage Group Inc. Champneys West Aquarium and Heritage House Gift Shop Manager Aquarium Interpreters Assistant Manager and Coordinator Maintenance Workers   JCP Program pending Approval All applicants …

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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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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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