June 22 - Latest details on summer programming are available below. 

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 […]

***NEW DATE** Spring Cleaning?…..Yard and Plant Sale

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Donate it to the Banook Canoe Club’s upcoming Yard and Plant Sale.  When: Sunday May 27th 8 am – noon. Where: Corner of Prince Albert Road and Sinclair Street, Dartmouth  Ideas for Donations and popular yard sale items:  Sports and camping equipment Tools and gardening equipment Electronics (No old Computers/printers please) Kitchen items/Houseware and office supplies Kids […]

April 2018 Newsletter

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OPEN HOUSE SATURDAY, APRIL 28, 2018 10:00AM TO 1:00PM Come join us this Saturday from 10am to 1pm during our spring OPEN HOUSE. We invite you to tour our facility, renew your membership and register for our summer programs. We’ll have our gym open too so the kids can play while you register! New members […]

Florida Spring Training – Update #2

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Happy St Patrick’s day from Florida… We started today with green pancakes followed by a nice long paddle with bright sunshine and no wind on the canals. Of course it is not all paddling. We also have a great spot for doing core exercises and going running. This afternoon we hit Sanibel Beach for some […]

Florida Spring Training – Day 1

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Hello from sunny Florida, Banook’s spring training camp is now in full swing. The athletes have been racking up the KM’s each day pushing each other to really excel here in Florida. We left snow in Halifax and landed in sunshine in Florida. Temperatures have been in the mid 20’s and weather forecast is looking […]

1st Annual Banook Kid’s Christmas Party

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Sunday December 17th 1:00pm to 3:00pm Join us next weekend for our first annual Kid’s Christmas Party at the Banook Hall. Great way for the kids to see Banook friends from the summer!  Craft Table Cookie Decoration Scavenger Hunt Christmas Music Gift Wrapping Snacks and more! Parents can drop-off or stay for the fun! We […]

Important Safety Change

Regardless of weather conditions,  any paddler U16 and under now must wear an approved PFD (life jacket) at all times while on water in training, or participating in Banook, ADCKC, or its member clubs programs.

Also, any paddler, of any age, who is unable to prove swimming proficiency as required under the Canoe Kayak Canada Code of Safety must wear a PFD at all times while on water in training, or participating in the programs of Banook, the ADCKC or its member clubs.


Volunteer Opportunities

Work off your pre-paid volunteer fee by volunteering during upcoming events and opportunities this season (1 hour = $10 credit). Our list of volunteer opportunities is listed on-line.

Members interesting to volunteer with boat repairs can contact Ron Hill, and those wishing to volunteer with minor facility repairs should contact Phil Brown.

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