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By Posted on: Friday, August 22nd, 2014

SJIWFF25 Does the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

*BURRRRRRRRRR*

A big thanks to our dear friend, and former co-worker Maggie Keiley for nominating all of us for the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge! We completed the challenge at 5pm on August 22nd outside of our office, and had a wonderful audience of passersby watch as we drenched ourselves with cold water.

We have nominated Jon Montes, Pat Foran and Mary MacDonald!

We’ll be donating to the ALS Society of Newfoundland & Labrador. We hope that everyone enjoying these videos donates to this cause!

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By Posted on: Monday, August 18th, 2014

Walrus Subscription Contest!

The Walrus, Canada’s favourite general interest magazine, wants you to have a subscription for free!!

Enter for a chance to win a free one-year subscription to The Walrus!
Leave a comment below with your name! A winner will be announced on Friday, August 22, 2014 at 5pm.
Only comments made on this blog post will be eligible for the draw.

Also, The Walrus is coming to town!!

This September, The Walrus has organized a special event at The Rooms (9 Bonaventure Ave.) in partnership with the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers.

As part of The Walrus Talks series, The Rooms in St. John’s will be hosting an event on The Art of Conversation featuring Walrus Talks by:
Former host of Canada AM Seamus O’Regan
General Rick Hillier
Fixt Point’s Lisa Marie DiLiberto
Author Lisa Moore
Poet and writer Michael Crummey
War Child’s Samantha Nutt
Poet Mustafa Ahmed
And more!

This event is taking place on Septeber 25, 2014 at 7:30pm.
For more information about the event itself or getting tickets for the event, visit the Walrus Talks page.

….Oh, and you can drop by the office here at 28 Cochrane Street to pick up your Film Lover’s Lottery Ticket… Just sayin’.

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