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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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 7:00pm

○For tickets, call Selby Freeman at (709)464-3203

Saturday August 13th

  • 50/50 Bingo:

○Starting at 2:00pm at the Recreation Hall

Sunday August 14th

  • Lunch is being served at noon:

○Fish and Brews

○Soup and Sandwiches

○Baked Beans

○Dessert

○Tea and Coffee

 

  • 1:00pm:

○Games of Chance by the Wharf

○Live Entertainment

○Island Girls Walk the Plank Auction to follow

 

  • 2:30pm:

○Bobber Race

 

  • 3:00pm:

○Cardboard Boat Races

○Ticket Draw to Follow

 

  • 9:30pm:

○Fireworks

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:  www.champneyisland.net , submitting a cheque payable to “Champney’s West Heritage Group Inc.” or making a cash donation at the Heritage House in Champney’s West.  Donations will be used to support:  Champney’s West Heritage House;Champney’s West Aquarium and the Fox Island Trail.

 

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