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2012 Lake Windermere Regatta

Lake Windermere Regatta participants and volunteers all had a good time at this year’s Lake Windermere Regatta. New activities this year included stand-up paddleboard demos and race, an invasive-species hide-and-seek game by the Take Action Team, and a drawing for “I love my lake” t-shirts at the Ambassadors’ Water Learning Tent. Sixty two people registered […]

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July 21st, 2012 Regatta – Lake Fun Activities

Our third annual Regatta will be held July 21st 2012, from 1 to 5 pm at Kinsmen Beach, Invermere as part of Summerlude 2012. Come out for a fun filled afternoon of lake activities and hands-on water wonder learning opportunities. Everyone is welcome to join the fun! Hope to see you there! Races! Enter to […]

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High waters at Kinsmen Beach

As many beach-goers have noticed, the exceptionally high waters this spring and summer have led to soggy conditions on Kinsmen Beach. On the east side of the beach, high waters swept away many of the native plants added to the shoreline as part of the Kinsmen Beach Restoration Project. Despite the plant losses, many consider […]

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Growth for the Ambassadors in 2011

The Ambassadors have grown substantially in 2011. This has been the first year we have stood on our own as a BC Society and we will be holding our first AGM in April to mark our accomplishments. This year we have directed water quality monitoring and hosted educational and lake stewardship activities. We developed a […]

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2011 Lake Windermere Regatta

On July 23rd 2011 we held our second annual Lake Windermere Regatta, a day of celebration of Lake Windermere as a community resource. The Regatta involved a “Love Your Lake” photo contest, water stewardship education, swim races, a kayak and canoe race, sailboat race, beach-volleyball, a sand art contest, a trivia contest, and a closing […]

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