Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Regional theatre operator buys VPP’s Sinatra show for next season

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The management at Victoria Playhouse Petrolia, looking back what has turned out to be a very successful season, are obviously thinking about one of Frank Sinatra’s signature songs, calling it “a very good year.” Indeed, so much so that a regional theatre was so smitten with the VPP’s final show–The Songs of Sinatra–that the production [...]

Sarnia’s nightlife and entertainment weekly rundown from SarniaRocks.com for week of October 7, 2012

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LambtonShield.com and Michele Dionne, of SarniaRocks.com, have teamed up to provide our readers with the most accurate, thorough weekly guide to Sarnia's burgeoning nightlife and entertainment scenes as well as information about charity and other non-profit events. Each week, LambtonShield.com updates its readers with the latest information about what's happening in and around Sarnia-Lambton. Highlights [...]

Photo feature: and the winner is . . . the Judith and Norman Alix Art Gallery

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It was a rainy evening Friday but that didn't dampen the enthusiasm for those lining up to see first hand what the new Judith and Norman Alix Art Gallery had to offer cultural enthusiasts in Sarnia, the opening being part of First Friday celebrations. Thanks to Kerry Belliveau of Kerry's Klips for some magnificent photography [...]

October brings culture with it: First Friday walkabout this weekend

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October is the time of year to bundle up with some hot apple cider and perhaps catch the new episodes of your favourite tv shows. But why would you waste the beautiful crisp October weather inside?  This Friday (October 5) there will be a chance to experience a monthly cultural walkabout in down town Sarnia [...]

Sarnia’s nightlife and entertainment weekly rundown from SarniaRocks.com for week of September 30, 2012

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LambtonShield.com and Michele Dionne, of SarniaRocks.com, have teamed up to provide our readers with the most accurate, thorough weekly guide to Sarnia’s burgeoning nightlife and entertainment scenes as well as information about charity and other non-profit events. Each week, LambtonShield.com updates its readers with the latest information about what’s happening in and around Sarnia-Lambton. Highlights [...]

Sights, sound and sensational tastes of Germany

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  Come and experience the sights, sounds and sensational tastes of Germany at the Sarnia Golf and Curling Club on Tuesday October 16.  The event is hosted by the sarnia Community Foundation, will take place at 6 p.m. and it $50 per person.  This will include a meal of: Vollkornbot (German farmer's bread), Fladlesuppe (broth [...]

Northern Collegiate students getting chance to experience Remembrance Day in nation’s capital

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Where better to remember our heroic ancestors on Remembrance Day than at the official national ceremonies in Ottawa. Grade 10 Canadian History students at Northern Collegiate have the chance to witness this Remembrance Day.. The trip will take place November 8th through 11th of this year.  The itinerary includes a visit to Parliament Hill, he Canadian [...]

Lambton Fall Colour and Craft Festival on the horizon

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  Fall just wouldn't be fall without a visit to the Lambton Fall Colour & Craft Festival October 13 & 14, 2012 at the Lambton Heritage Museum, just south of Grand Bend. This unique event features a large selection of one-of-a kind items from over 100 exhibitors. When the show began thirty-one years ago the [...]

WWE SmackDown! Tour delivers a raucous melee of physical hijinks and comedy relief at Sarnia’s RBC Centre

WWE World Heavyweight Champion Sheamus poses for the raucous crowd at Sarnia's RBC Centre on September 22, 2012

Photographs provided courtesy of Kerry Belliveau and Kerry's Klips Photography Review written by Joe Burd The WWE SmackDown! Tour made its highly anticipated inaugural stop at Sarnia’s RBC Centre this past weekend and did exactly what it promised – it brought a raucous melee of physical hijinks and comedy relief akin to what fans see [...]

Sarnia’s nightlife and entertainment weekly rundown from SarniaRocks.com for week of September 23, 2012

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LambtonShield.com and Michele Dionne, of SarniaRocks.com, have teamed up to provide our readers with the most accurate, thorough weekly guide to Sarnia’s burgeoning nightlife and entertainment scenes as well as information about charity and other non-profit events. Each week, LambtonShield.com updates its readers with the latest information about what’s happening in and around Sarnia-Lambton. Highlights [...]