Archive for the ‘Arts/Entertainment/Culture’ Category

Sarnia’s nightlife and entertainment weekly rundown from SarniaRocks.com for week of October 14, 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 [...]

Hey Ocean! makes tour stop at Paddy Flaherty’s

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By Alison Grant They are described as Canada’s best up-and-coming band and now they are making a grand appearance right here in Sarnia. tonight (October 13) Hey Ocean!, a young, self-formed band from Vancouver, is playing a gig at Paddy Flaherty’s. The group, with a talent for combining various music styles to form a blend of [...]

New photographer open for business

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  It is said that a picture is worth a thousand words. But what about the person behind the camera? Are they as creative and imaginative as their photos?  In the case of starter photographer Helen Bagley, this statement is correct. She is as vibrant and unique as her photos.  Helen always loved taking pictures [...]

11th annual Harmony for Youth Haunted House creaks open doors this Friday

11th annual Harmony for Youth Haunted House creaks open doors this Friday

For the next three weekends, beginning this Saturday and Sunday and running through Oct. 19-20, Harmony for Youth will be holding its annual Haunted House at the former Harvey’s Bingo Plaza at 1273 London Road. The event, promoted as “$5 per victim,” will be held fro 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. each night of the [...]

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

Community Calendar

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

Community Calendar

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 [...]