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Annual General Meeting 2020

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To: All Members, Banook Canoe ClubFrom: Board of Directors, Banook Canoe Club This will serve as a reminder notice of the 2020 Annual General Meeting. Please follow instructions below in red if you wish to attend the AGM.  Annual General Meeting: As per the requirements of the Bylaws of Banook Canoe Club: “The Club shall […]

Summer Update #5

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Aug 12, 2020 U16 to Open Regatta – Saturday, August 15The next U16+ older regatta is coming up this week. Go Banook Go! Just a reminder that Banook, Senobe, and Mic Mac members are allowed to be at their own clubs during regattas. Please ensure your paddler arrives at the club 60-90 minutes prior to their first race. They […]

Natal Day Weekend @ Banook

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There will be no programming at Banook Canoe Club on Monday, August 3. There will be no paddling programs and no lifeguards on duty. There will be no member Activity Camp childcare on this date.  The gate will be open to members only this long weekend Saturday: 800 – 5:00pm  Lifeguard on duty 1100 – 1:00pm […]

Summer Update – July 29, 2020

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U10 Regatta – Wednesday August 5 (rescheduled) We are excited for the first U10 regatta and we received some amazing news from ADCKC yesterday. Members are now allowed to be at Banook, Senobe, and Mic Mac during regattas. Woohoo! Thank you again to ADCKC for permitting this change! We can’t wait to have parents and […]

Banook Week #2 Recap

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Open HoursWe are thrilled to let our members know that the gate will be open for members to access the grassy area/ beach the following hours. There will be a gate attendant to take attendance for contract tracing purposes and only current paid members will be permitted access. Please remember distancing requirements. Please note the […]

Banook Summer 2020 Update

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Current as of June 22, 2020 Your volunteer board continues to be extremely busy making preparations to welcome you back to Banook. As you all know, restrictions are slowly being lifted – and with each change we continue to pivot and adapt. We have drafted multiple plans for what summer will look like – every […]

Spring Training Program

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June 4 – The Banook Spring Training is full, and registrations are closed. We are excited with the interest this program has generated! Details on summer programming will be announced later in June. Stay tuned! Banook just finished two great weeks of our Return to Exercise program! We have learned a lot and have smoothed […]

COVID-19 Update – May 29, 2020

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COVID-19 Update #10 Hi everyone, The Board would like to start this communication by extending a very sincere thank you to our members for your support – at all times of course, but most especially over these past few months as we have been navigating these unprecedented times. We have lots to update. Special Meeting of the Members […]

May 16, 2020 – Paddling Update

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 Dear Banook Members, I am sure you are just as excited as I was to hear Dr. Strang’s announcement yesterday afternoon about paddling being included in the soft opening test for a few sports in Nova Scotia. The Banook board received the approved plan late yesterday afternoon. As you can imagine, there are VERY specific criteria surrounding […]

COVID-19 – Update 5

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Hi everyone – it’s been awhile since we have sent out a note… we don’t have a lot of news so this will be short… but we wanted to check in. We miss you so much! Our members have been on our mind. When we shut down on March 15, we had hoped we would […]