A Trip to Gibbs Cay

By Donna Seim

Toady the Children’s Club took a trip to Gibbs Cay. The idea was to introduce them to the mysteries of the ocean and teach them about the environment while having fun.

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Gathering at the museum before we walk to Scotia Dock to board the boat.

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On our way iwth Oasis Divers. Yeah!

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Getting our snorkel gear on! Some of us who have never snorkeled needed blow up vests.

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NIkki our leader and lots of smiling faces!

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How many know how to swim? How many have snorkeled before? How many cannot swim? Time to break into groups.

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Getting the basics from Nikki.

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Here goes the advanced group with Malcome as the fearless leader!

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Went snorkeling and look what we found! Conchs!

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We were visited by 12 stingrays and one seemingly friendly barracuda.

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Come join the fun, time for a splash party.