World Ocean Day 2021 Tuesday, June 8
Why celebrate for just one day?
Join us for a week of fun-filled
activities and contests for all ages!
See details below.
Oceans Resource Kit
We've pulled together some fun tools to help you learn more about our oceans! Test your knowledge or simply enjoy themed puzzles, colouring sheets, documentaries and more!
All Week long!
June 2nd - Kids Art Contest Begins - Extended Deadline!!!
Draw a picture and email it to us, with a statement explaining why you love the ocean! All submissions will be entered for a chance to win a gourmet picnic for four from Taste of Gros Morne, and an illustrated children's Book, "Octopuses Are NEAT!" by Kelani Stam. Don't forget to include your name and age in your entry!
Wednesday, June 30
June 2nd - Trash Bingo Challenge Begins
Set a fun goal for your next stroll! While walking outdoors, collect the garbage items listed on the bingo card and enter your name for a chance to win some awesome prizes!
Monday, June 7
June 4th - FriYAY Sunset SUP Tour
Join us and our friends at Gros Morne Outdoor Co. and Gros Morne Adventures for a sunset SUP paddle on beautiful Bonne Bay! Tour stars at the Government Wharf in Norris Point. BYOB (Bring Your Own Board) or rent one!
June 7th - AHOI Oceans Tunes on VOBB
AHOI's very own Emily Walsh will be live on the Voice of Bonne Bay Radio (VOBB) on Monday, June 7 1-2 pm NST, sharing some of her favourite ocean-inspired tunes! Tune into 95.9 & 89.1 FM locally, and online anywhere in the world!
95.9 & 89.1 FM
June 8th - World Ocean Day Celebrations with Tree House Family Resource Centre
Join AHOI and Miss Angela from Tree House Bonne Bay North, for an educational, fun-filled day for preschool-aged children! The event will include lots of activities and a visit from our friend and Parks Canada Ambassador, Parka! Space is limited and registration is required. Please contact Tree House directly to book.
Julie Anne Walsh Centre
10:00 - 2:00
June 10th - Community Cleanup and Salmon Talk - Trout River
We're teaming up with our partners at Parks Canada - Gros Morne National Park, to help clean up one of our region's beautiful beaches, in an area that is especially important for salmon. Join us for this PUBLIC EVENT to learn about salmon and Parks Canada's salmon restoration efforts, while also doing your part in ensuring they have a healthy, clean place to live!
Trout River Beach
1:00 - 3:00 pm