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Fresno Aquarium Blog

June 4, 2014 Update

Here’s a fun interview by Chuck Leonard with our executive director Tom Lang on June 4, 2014, where Tom gives an update on our progress and explains how we are building the Fresno Aquarium with grassroots support from our donors – video courtesy http://CentralValleyTalk.com

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Color My Coral Jamba Juice fundraiser

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Throughout the month of April, visit any Jamba Juice store in Fresno or Clovis and put your name on a Loretta the Crab sticker by making a $1 or more donation to the Fresno Aquarium project.

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400 Blocks Sold Milestone Reached at ApCal Event

Our 400th Block At our recent ApCal Benefit for the Fresno Aquarium and Calendar of Events Launch Party, 100% of the entry fees brought us to 399 total concrete blocks sold and we needed just one more to hit 400. Our emcee, Meteorologist AJ Fox from KSEE24 news, worked the attendees to see if he could coax…

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Fresno Art Hub Paint-Around Fundraiser 2013

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Fresno Art Hub and A Sense of Place art galleries, located next door to one another on Van Ness Avenue just north of Fresno High School, hosted a unique event called a Paint-Around to raise funds for the Fresno Aquarium project and Valley Public Radio.

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Work continues on site plan details

Reviewing Fresno Aquarium site plan

Since contracting with Fresno’s Yamabe & Horn Engineering, Inc. for civil engineering in August 2013, Aquarius Aquarium Institute has been working with David Horn, PE to create a new site plan for the first structure of the Fresno Aquarium…

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John Malos Fresno Aquarium interview with Tom Lang

John Malos Interview

Here is the video from Connect With Me with John Malos from September 24, 2013, where Tom Lang describes details of the Fresno Aquarium project as well as future plans:

Watch the video…

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Yamabe & Horn

Yamabe & Horn offices

On Monday night, the Aquarius Aquarium Institute board of directors approved the selection of Yamabe & Horn of Fresno as the Civil Engineers for our Fresno Aquarium life support basement project.

In 2008…

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People will be able to visit the Life Support Basement

Ray Appleton

On and off since April of this year, the Fresno Aquarium has had PSAs created by our friend Ray Appleton, a well-known talk show host, running on the local Peak radio stations. These generous sixty second spots have been creating a lot of buzz lately…

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A Gift for Grads and Dads

The Fresno Aquarium would like to suggest a gift idea for both grads and dads – a concrete block! We know it’s not as sexy as a new sports car or a night out on the town, but…

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Whales and Dolphins?


Every so often we receive inquiries asking whether the Fresno Aquarium has plans to exhibit large ocean mammals such as whales and dolphins. It is important for people to know that we have never had plans to exhibit marine mammals such as seals, sea lions, dolphins or whales. The Fresno Aquarium project is not…

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