Category: Club News

Christmas Tree Lot Not Happening This Year

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We are sorry to let you know that we are cancelling the Banook Christmas tree lot and sales this year. With the changes to Halifax area COVID-19 restrictions yesterday, we simply do not know what things will look like by Dec. 11 and so with great disappointment we decided to cancel our tree lot for […]

Suspending Athletics and all Fitness Bookings for 2 weeks

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As per the announcement today by Dr. Strang and Premier McNeil and advised by ADCKC, effective end of day Wednesday, November 25, Banook Canoe Club will be closed for a period of at least 2 weeks. All ADCKC clubs in HRM are following this same protocol. This suspension of training activities includes but is not […]

We are hiring!

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We’re Hiring! Exciting full time opportunity with an opening for an Assistant Coach. See Employment opportunities under the “About Us” menu link for full job description.

Happy Thanksgiving

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Banook Canoe Club will be closed Monday, October 12. It is a day off for athletes and staff. There will be no programming on this date. It will also be a day off for volunteers. Emails to the Banook office will not be monitored over the weekend.  We hope you have an opportunity to enjoy […]

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 […]

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 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 […]

Banook Membership Childcare

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 We are super excited to continue offering our babysitting services this summer at a discounted rate for members! Available to any kids between the ages of 5 – 12 who are enrolled in Banook’s paddling program. Your child must be 5 before January 1st, 2020. Family membership and Membership childcare includes Kiddie Canoe for younger […]

Newsletter November 2019

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It has been awhile since we have updated our members – but there has been LOTS going on – read on and see what we have been up to! Welcome Home In late October, two of Banook’s high-performance athletes spent two weeks in Berlin at a fall training camp. Ian Gaudet and Cole Parsons were […]