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Former MARS Student doing the work she loves

Below is an article from a former MARS student who is now a rehabilitator in Florida. This Great Blue Heron was admitted this evening after friends at Owl's Nest Sanctuary for Wildlife rescued it when they received a call from a concerned finder. The heron...

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MARS Giving Tuesday Campaign

With Giving Tuesday just around the corner on November 27th, have you decided which charitable cause you wish to support. MARS is focusing on building our much-needed flight cage. This is such an integral part of rehabilitating raptors and other birds who...

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The 24th Annual Charles Dickens Christmas Craft Faire

24TH ANNUAL Charles Dickens Craft Faire Friday Nov 9th 3pm to 8pm Saturday Nov 10th 10am to 5pm Sunday Nov 11th 10am to 4pm FLORENCE FILBERG CENTRE 411 Anderton Ave, Courtenay THE CHARLES DICKENS FAIRE is the first major Christmas craft fair in the Comox...

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MARS Visitor Building

The siding on the new Visitor Building is completed and interior painting begins next week. Interior and exterior painting is by Hector Falcon Professional Painting assisted by MARS Volunteers. Sincere gratitude to Hector Falcon for his ongoing support of...

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Charitable donations for Giving Tuesday 2018

Giving Tuesday is November 27th this year and it is when we show appreciation by donating to a cause close to our hearts. MARS is one of those causes. One whose volunteers and staff put in countless hours to either nurse wildlife back to health or to...

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MARS Kids Contest Backpack Winners

Kids Contest Winners The winners have been chosen for the Kids Contest.. This involved the children writing a letter to MARS giving an explanation in their own words as to why an organization like MARS is a good thing and the benefit of protecting wildlife...

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MARS Dinner and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Come and join us for a dinner and silent auction fundraiser at the Prime Chop House and Wine Bar Date:  Thursday October 25th Time:  5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Place:  The Prime at 1089 Braidwood Road with access off Back Road, Courtenay Your choice of one of...

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MARS Open House 2018

Our Open House was a great success in spite of the weather. Can't keep us Valley people down! A huge thank you to everyone who attended; to the other groups who participated as well, adding to the success of the event, to Dan Davies and Sharon &...

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MARS Sponsorship Opportunities 2018-2019

We have some wonderful ways to become a sponsor for MARS! Build a home for Brinley, our Great Horned Owl, for $6,500. Build a home for our Hyacinth and Humpty, our two bald eagles, for $35,000 Build one of two Recovery cages for patients for $6,500 or...

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