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Paddling & Blue-Green Algae

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UPDATE: This week’s U15/U13 Championships will still take place on Lake Banook regardless of the outcome of the water tests. We have installed an outdoor shower for the athletes to rinse off after their races or if they tip. As mentioned last week, Banook Canoe Club has been in discussions with the Department of Environment […]

The Pam-Am Canoe Championships are coming!

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Starting around September 7th, members will see changes happening on the lake and at the club as the Pan-Am Championships setup begins. As previously mentioned in the weekly newsletters, the Banook Canoe Club (BCC) will transform into the Pan-Am athletes village to host over 300 of the top competitors, coaches and trainers from approx. 16 […]

Banook News – July 19, 2018

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We are about to enter our fourth week of our summer program and everything is going great. Our paddling program and day-camps are fully booked with all the children involved having a wonderful summer so far. Keep an eye out for our social media to take a look at all the pictures. Canteen Make sure […]

July 11 – Club News

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Summer at the Banook Canoe Club is in full swing, and it looks like we’re off to a great start. Children and adults alike are taking advantage of our canteen (open Monday to Friday from 10am to 3pm). After the first week, we made some minor adjustments based on demand, and we’ll be able to […]

Banook Weekly Update – July 6, 2018

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Banook Canoe Club is wrapping up its first week of summer activity and it’s been a GREAT week! Our Camps have been full, with each child enjoying lots of opportunity to have fun paddling, swimming, meeting new friends, sampling our treats at the canteen, and making memories that will last a lifetime! Our camps are […]

June 29 – Club News

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To the new members of Banook, Welcome! For those returning members, Welcome back for another wonderful season. Just a few important reminders. To those who still have outstanding payments if you have not fully paid by July 6th or have set up Electronic Funds Transfer (ETF) payments with the office we will unfortunately have to […]

Mid-June News!

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We’re less than 2 weeks away from our exciting summer season – it’s going to be a great summer filled with a lifetime of memories for so many. Until then, let’s get up to speed with all the goings-on!     CLUB RENOVATIONS   Did you now we’re making ALLOT of facility upgrades this month? […]

Canteen Supervisor

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We’re still hiring for summer 2018! The Canteen Supervisor is responsible for the proper management of the club’s canteen. Duties: Establish canteen operating hours Order all food and drink items considered necessary to stock the canteen Determine price lists. Arrange pick up/delivery of all canteen items. Ensure the canteen is regularly re-stocked throughout the season. […]

Switch Dartmouth

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Attention Dartmouth Families – Join us on Sunday during Dartmouth SWITCH! Members and non-members are invited! Here’s a sneak peak of what we have planned: Our giant BBQ will be cooking yummy hamburgers and hotdogs on the sundeck Take a canoe/kayak for a paddle. We also have kiddie canoes available (ages 4+) Indoor gym will be […]

May 2018 Newsletter

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Here we are, just a few short weeks from our busiest two months of the year, and the Club is already going full tilt! We’re in full hiring mode with lifeguards, camp counsellors and coaches now hired, and we’re not finished yet! This is promising to be an exciting summer, and the team we’ve hired […]