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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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Sep 07

Creative Lunacy !

The folks from Ottawa have been visiting our lovely province and were lucky enough to drop by Champney’s West This is what they had to say   http://www.ottawalife.com/2016/08/chips-off-the-rock-random-musings-from-a-come-from-away-part-2/

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Aug 25

And of course Martha and Bertha were not to be outdone by the new girls on the block

Others got involved in the fun Credit photo – the Packet – See http://www.thepacket.ca/Slideshow/13563/2016-Champneys-West-Cardboard-Boat-Race/1 for more photos

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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 11

Champney’s West Days – 12th – 14th August

Yes it is that time of year again.  Champney’s West will be full of artistic talent (Friday’s old fashioned variety concert), glamour (the gorgeous island girls) and Olympic quality sailing (cardboard box boat racing)  Come and join us for a weekend of fun and laughter.   Friday August 12th Old Fashioned Variety Concert: ○Starting at …

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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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Jul 09

The Extended Fox Island Trail

Awesome, spectacular, gorgeous, beautiful just some of the words we have heard people use to describe the newly extended Fox Island Trail We hope the photos below convince you to come and see for yourself Photo credit Wanda Pippy    

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Jan 26

Try your luck on the 50 / 50 Draw

NEW 50/50 WEEKLY DRAW   Champneys West Heritage Group Inc is partnering with Food Stop, Port Rexton in sponsoring a new 50/50 draw at their store in Port Rexton. This draw would take place Monday afternoon of each week at the FoodStop store.   The ticket will cost $2.00, this ticket will allow you to …

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Dec 10

Christmas in Champney’s West

The Recreation Association has been busy planning Christmas Events for Champney’s West.  Please mark your calendars and plan to join the fun.  For those of you who are away this time of year, we will try to share a sample of the joy & laughter with photos on Facebook and online.   Sat, Dec 12th …

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