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News items through the years




  • 06/30/08 - Free Press article, "BELLE ISLE LANDMARK, Friends of Belle Isle Aquarium look to breed koi as fund-raiser for facility"
  • 06/20/08 - "Hart Plaza buzz grows", Detroit Free Press
  • 06/19/08 - "River Days" Booth at Hart Plaza
  • 06/14/08 - "River Days" Volunteer Application
  • 02/02/01 - WDET airing winter FOBIA spots - Listen to spot - MP3 file
  • 02/02/08 - Shiver on the River Saturday, February 2, 2008 Help keep mercury out of our environment by bringing old mercury thermometers to exchange for a FREE
    Family Fun All Day Long, Exhibits, Displays and Refreshments, Belle Isle Historical Slide Presentation, Magic John's Magic Show, Characatures by BobKat,
    Environmental Arts and Crafts for kids, Detroit Puppet Theater, Fun All Around Belle Isle *Conservatory 10:00a.m.- 5:00p.m.*U.S. Coast Guard Station 10:00a.m.-3:00p.m.*Belle Isle Nature Zoo 10:00a.m.-4:00a.m.*Old Belle Isle Boat Club 12:00pm-4:00pm*Dossin Maritime Museum 11:00a.m.-4:00p.m.
  • 01/07/08 - WDET Airing winter FOBIA spots
  • 01/12/08 - Film Series: "Saving the Aquarium"
    Saturday and Sunday, January 12 and 13, 2008, 1pm.  
    WSU graduate Elizabeth Greene’s documentary chronicling the Belle Isle Aquarium in the months before its scheduled closure.  
    The film will be shown in the Detroit Historical Museum Auditorium. Run time is 20 minutes.
    Free to Detroit Historical Society members; free with paid Museum admission.