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The Show w/ David Burrows Eps. 36 feat. Ronnie Fray

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The Show w/ David Burrows Eps....

The Show with David Burrows Episode 36 -Footage from First Friday with "Lambton Street Players" John Laverre & Cast from the upcoming play "Avenue Q" -Chin-Wag/Tony Dowswell & Ric Brown -Saturday night at Bridge Bash 2012! -Interview with Chairman of Bridge Bash & Vice President of The Point Edward Optimist Glenn MacKinnon -Also a very special & EXCLUSIVE interview with Legend Ronnie Fray! Special Mentions to Sisters of Soul, "The Room", Danica Sommer, Whiskey Rain, 3rdwave, Mark Blayney & Wulf VanWaldow! To view past episodes click on THE SHOW with DAVID BURROWS under CATEGORIES on the right side of this page or go to www.davidburrows.ws

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WE ARE a youth friendly store…

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WE ARE a youth friendly store&...

Following is an email I received.  We are very pleased and honoured ! Hello Mary Anne, The Youth Friendly Community Committee appreciates all of the support that you provide to Sarnia's youth by promoting their events and by encouraging youth talent to perform at the Cheeky Monkey! The Committee believes that the Cheeky Monkey is a youth friendly store! The Committee has recently developed its own logo - reDEFINING YOUth with words  around it reflecting the characteristics of Sarnia as youth friendly.  The Committee is planning to identify businesses/organizations/events that they consider youth friendly, and encourage them to be recognized as a youth friendly environment by displaying the logo. We hope you will support the youth by displaying the logo. Wouldn't it be great to see the youth friendly sign all over Sarnia! Thanks for your support! Alison Mahon Youth Friendly Community Committee, Community Round Table

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July First Friday Fun @ Cheeky Monkey

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July First Friday Fun @ Cheeky...

Yes it was hot enough to fry an egg on the hood of a car during the July 2012 First Friday.  That fact that didn't stop the Lambton MainStreet Players from performing for over an hour outside in front of Cheeky Monkey.  These young ladies are true musical troopers.  With acoustic instruments of guitars, beatbox and assorted percussion instrments, they entertained the audience with their wonderful harmonies on songs  both current as well as old favorites.  Three of the four were in the line up for last years Lambton MainStreet Players but all have singing and performing experience.  The group consists of Orley Culverhouse, Riley Martin, Sarah Caraher and Amy Mayea.  Helping with set up and running the sound systems in the mostly unseen Jon Rowed.  Watch for them at other upcoming Lambton County events throughout the summer, including perhaps a return performance at Cheeky Monkey. About the same time the ...

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THE SHOW w/ David Burrows Episode 35 -feat. LIGHTHOUSE

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THE SHOW w/ David Burrows Feat. The Barnburners

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THE SHOW w/ David Burrows Feat...

Each week a new edition of THE SHOW with David Burrows will be posted and archived here for you to enjoy...

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The Show w/ David Burrows feat. Cheeky Monkey

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The Show w/ David Burrows feat...

To view other episodes of THE SHOW - look to your right and click on THE SHOW WITH DAVID BURROWS in the CATAGORIES list

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Paige Harwood Debut @ Cheeky Monkey

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Paige Harwood Debut @ Cheeky...

A new young voice was heard on the Cheeky Monkey outdoor Red Carpet Stage.  Paige Harwood played her debut show on Saturday June 30 from 2:00 to 3:00 pm.  Her low-key, heartfelt style was appreciated by her loyal audience.

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Homemade Jam From A Winner’s Point of View

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Homemade Jam From A Winner&...

For the newish summer festivial called HOMEMADE JAM held at Esli Dodge Conservation  Park in Forest, we in conjunction with the organizer had a Facebook contest for 2 FREE tickets and shuttle bus ride.  The winner was Stef Smalls.  She has graciously consented to take pictures for me to post here for your viewing. So let the fun begin... Sound check on the Second Stage.                                             Graham Nichols - first act on the Main stage.                                           Homemade Jam is definately a family friendly Festival located in Elsi Dodge Consertvation Park where there is plenty of room for  the music stages, vendors, audience and even kite flyers!                         The Betty's performed on the Second Stage.  According to Stef  "if you are not here you are missing out!" Sounds like Stef enjoyed the Festival.  In a very short time, the 3rd Annual Homemade Jam Music Festival has made great strides in making this 'must go to' summer event.  Can't wait to ...

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Hidden Talents Children Theatre Program

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June 26, 2012 - HIDDEN TALENTS - Childrens Musical Theatre July-August Program www.hiddentalents.ca - For full details All of us at Hidden Talents would like to invite you to join us for an exciting summer. Please note that we have rearranged our calendar to help accommodate summer vacations. The following are a list of programs we will be offering this year: Hidden Talents Since 1995 A musical theatre program for children ages 7 – 15. Hidden Talents was founded to provide a creative outlet for children with an interest in musical theatre. The camp will be packed with fun and educational activities and will end with three live stage productions at the Imperial Theatre. Tiny H. T.’S Since 2003 (We will offer two different sessions this year. You can sign up for both if you wish) A musical theatre program for children ages 4 – 7. This program is ...

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Cheeky Charlie’s Fun in the Sun

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Cheeky Charlie’s Fun in...

Saturday, June 23rd was a beautiful sunny summer day.  The kind that is perfect for grooving to some cool music and Cheeky Charlie knew just the band to fill the need - STEADFAST. Scott, the bass player arrived first and helped set up the Red Carpet Stage outside in front of Cheeky Monkey.  Early afternoon is the perfect time for live music outside the store.  The tree gives just the right amount of shade to those stopping to enjoy the band.  Sometimes the band gets to work on their tan though. Once drummer Gerry and singer/guitairist Leigh arrived, they were set up and entertaining passers-by in no time at all.  Since it was such a beautiful day, many of the people who lingered to listen were riding bikes of one kind or another. STEADFAST played mostly original songs with a few cover tunes thrown in for variety.  Leigh's distinctive vocals are always standout ...

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