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Salad in a Jar Workshop – fundraising event

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Salad in a Jar Workshop –...

Ah….springtime….one thinks of fresh air, and good clean eating!  We are pleased to invite you to a brand new ‘Salad In A Jar’ Workshop….hosted by Melody Gibson, Pampered Chef Director. Melody is working together with St. Clair Child & Youth Services to provide this workshop fundraising event, in support of our Youth Cooking Program. It is being held on Monday May 30, 2016, at St. Paul’s United Church in Sarnia.

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Trivia Q & A # 19 – 2016

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Trivia Q & A # 19 –...

Q. This group had their start as a Police tribute band. Their first full length album, "Standing in the Dark", produced four hit singles in Canada and garnered them two Juno nominations. Name the band. A. Platinum Blonde Platinum Blonde is a New Wave group that was first active from the mid 1980s to the early 1990s. The band originally consisted of Mark Holmes from Mansfield, England on vocals and bass, Sergio Galli on guitar and Chris Steffler on drums. Scottish musician Kenny MacLean later joined the group as the bassist. The name of the band was inspired by the 1931 Jean Harlow movie Platinum Blonde. They were known also for their stylish glam rock-like appearance. Platinum Blonde was inducted into the Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame on March 12, 2010 n 1983, they signed to CBS Records Canada and released a self-titled six-song EP that became CBS Canada's biggest EP seller ever and ...

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May First Friday with Quiet Mind

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May First Friday with Quiet...

It was a perfect First Friday on May 6, 2016.  All the stars (and weather) aligned to create a festive evening of music at Cheeky Monkey.  The band Quiet Mind returned for the second time.  The first time playing at Cheeky Monkey was in November 2015 as a duo consisting of James Hill and Pat Rice.  This time they  mixed it up a bit by added drummer Nate Ryan (his stage name) in their second set of the evening. Their first set as the duo, they playing mellow acoustic versions such as Tracy Chapman's 'Give Me One Reason' and Blue Rodeo's 'Hasn't Hit Me Yet'.  Both James and Pat are very talented guitarist.  Add in James' slightly husky voice and you have a winning sound. For their second set, drummer Nate  joined them giving them that extra umph to play heavier rock songs such as Oasis 'What's the Story Morning Glory'.  They ...

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EMINEM ON ‘GREAT DEALS’ WALL

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EMINEM ON ‘GREAT DEALS&...

Newest addition to the Cheeky Monkey GREAT DEALS WALL - Selected EMINEM CDs - starting as low as $4.96 each GETTEM AT THIS GREAT PRICE WHILE SUPPLIES LAST!!!!! ... SLIM SHADY LP ... MARSHALL MATHERS LP ... EMINEM SHOW ... RELAPSE ... RECOVERY

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The Show With David Burrows # 235

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The Show With David Burrows #...

Published on May 3, 2016 Opening Segment: TVSN is expanding. Special event and band announcements. The Entertainment Scene: Canadian country music artist Jamie Warren​ is coming to Sarnia. Mark Blayney​ a well known local country music/folk singer/songwriter will be performing as an opening guest for Warren. Mark talks about the night performance and how we will see more of a 'true to the heart' style of music. In The Community: 'Riverwalk'. The vision and passion project of local architect David Lavender​. Imagine a 365/24/7 walk along the St. Clair River. Lavender shares closely his vision to help celebrate the 150th year of the confederation of Canada. www.davidlavenderarchitect.com Closing Segment: Band announcements. The Weekly Blab 'LIVE' welcomes Max Major​ More local events and videos at www.tvsn.ca

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Beauty & the Beast Auditions – June 2016 @...

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Beauty & the Beast...

Theatre Sarnia is presenting Beauty and the Beast from Nov. 18-26 this fall. Jan Walker-Holt is directing and Henri Canino is musical director. Auditions are Friday, June 24, 6:30-9:30 and Sunday, June 26 2:00-5:00. Callbacks are Monday, June 27, 6:30-9:30. There is a fun read-through Tuesday, May 24 at 7:00. Audition material can be found at the following link: https://drive.google.com/open?id=0B9ltuucpKCWob0RYa1llMlVuOXM Read the Info and Character Description files first.

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Trivia Q & A # 18 – 2016

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Trivia Q & A # 18 –...

Q. Born Beth Norbert, June 15, 1971, in New Delhi, India, this tattooed singer's parents emigrated to Winnipeg when she was still an infant, and soon after she became a Canadian citizen. The 'first part of her stage name is based on a nickname' she had that resulted from a 'mispronunciation of her given name'. Do you know from 2 hints who this is? A. Bif Naked When she was young, her school chum called her Bif because of being unable to pronounce 'Beth' properly. The nickname stuck over the years and when her music career started, she decided to combine Bif with something she felt partially defined her liberal attitude, and the name Bif Naked was adopted as her stage name. Beth is a determined individual; not only has she fought cancer, but also lives with a cardiac aneurysm. She is recognized as a heavily-tattooed performer and the clue offers a ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 234

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Apr 26, 2016 Opening Segment: Members of the community gather to clean up Canatara Park. The Entertainment Scene: The Classic performance of The Music Man​ is coming to the Imperial Theatre, Sarnia ON.​. Director, Jean Simon, talks about the classic and the 80+ cast and crew that will bring the musical to life on the stage. Simon also suggests that this would be a famtastic Mother's Day gift. www.imperialtheatre.net In The Community: It could happen to you. Tragedy in the workplace. Steps for life spokesperson, Carolyn Sim​ shares details of a special event on May 7th, to support families who have been impacted by a tragedy in the work place. www.stepsforlife.ca Apps with Mark Russell​: Racing fans get ready! This week Mark talks about 'F1' Closing Segment: A special 'LIVESTREAM' event broadcast from Rack & Roll Billiards​- The final 9-ball tournament of the season. www.TVSN.ca More videos and events can be viewed at www.TVSN.ca

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Trivia Q & A # 17 – 2016

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Trivia Q & A # 17 –...

Q. In March of 1972, this solo artist would forego some of his previous music groups and put out his album masterpiece "Harvest". From this came his only Number One, titled "Heart of Gold". Who was this singer/songwriter? A. Neil Young After the members of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young went their separate ways in 1970, Young recruited a group of country session musicians (which he christened The Stray Gators) and recorded a country rock record, Harvest. The record was a massive hit, producing a US number one single in "Heart of Gold". Other songs returned to some usual Young themes: "Alabama" was "an unblushing rehash of 'Southern Man'" and "The Needle and the Damage Done" was a lament for great artists who had died of heroin addiction. The former song was also at least partially responsible (along with the aforementioned "Southern Man") for the creation of Lynyrd Skynyrd's 1973 hit "Sweet ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 233

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Apr 20, 2016 Opening Segment: Future Combat Stars - FCS​ another success. Kitchen Witched have their way with David. The Entertainment Scene: Local band TheGypsyFlats​ have a busy summer ahead. The band shares the many local festivals and events they are preparing for in the months ahead. This eclectic group also talks about what inspires them to write their own music and share their passion on stage. In The Community: The annual Captain Kidd Days​ is coming soon. Organizers Geoff Dale​ and Jeff Peters​ talk about the event and how they strive to keep putting more of the 'KID' into Captain Kidd Days. The event begins with its traditional movie night and will continue thru the long civic holiday weekend. Entertainment will include local and special musical guests including Eric Ethridge​. Apps with Mark Russell​: Mark has a special request for a fan. Guitar players will love this app. Closing Segment: EMPTY FEST 8! 3 Day Indie Music Festival​ ...

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