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WORKSHOPS & CLASSES @ Judith & Norman ALIX Art...

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The gallery is closed until September 1, 2017 in preparation for the opening of Witness: Canadian Art of the First World War from the Canadian War Museum! For assistance please call 519-336-8127

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Trivia Q & A # 31 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 31 –...

Q. This 80's band had an album called "Arias and Symphonies". With what eating utensil do they share a name? A.   Spoons is a Canadian new wave band, formed in 1979 in Burlington, Ontario. They recorded several Canadian chart hits between 1982 and 1989, and in 1983, they won Group of the Year at the U-Know awards. Their most popular songs include "Romantic Traffic", "Nova Heart", "Old Emotions" and "Tell No Lies". he band initially consisted of Gordon Deppe (lead vocals and guitar), Sandy Horne (vocals and bass), Brett Wickens (keyboards, synths) and Peter Shepherd (drums). In late 1979, Shepherd left the band and was replaced by Derrick Ross on drums. Spoons then released an independent single, "After the Institution", in 1980 on Mannequin Records, produced by the band and former member Shepherd. Shortly thereafter, Wickens left the band to release an electronica album as part of the duo Ceramic Hello, also on Mannequin Records, and later became ...

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Offsite Impact First Friday Impact

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Offsite Impact First Friday...

To say the August First Friday was a roaring success is an understatement.  A combination of pleasant summer weather, GreekFest happening a block away and Offsite Impact playing at Cheeky Monkey was the best possible mix to kick off the Civic Holiday weekend. We were very familiar with the talent of three members of Offsite Impact. Dale White (Keyboards/ Back-up Vocals), Barry White (Frontman/Vocals/Bass Guitar) and Paul Eastman (Drums) have all played at Cheeky Monkey previously in other bands.  Paul, being a very versatile and accommodating drummer, has played in at least four different bands appearing over the years at Cheeky Monkey.  We were so very impressed with Offsite Impacts sound and stage presence, that we sincerely hope Paul has found a long lasting band to set his kit up with. Offsite Impacts playlist is an impressive selection of very dance-able hits from over the decades.  Suspect they choose these particular songs to ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 300 !! feat. Cheeky Monkey

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Aug 1, 2017 Opening Segment: Bluewater BorderFest a first-year success. The Show celebrates 300 EPISODES! The Entertainment Scene: First Friday in downtown Sarnia is always a special part of each month. We return to Cheeky Monkey to visit with MaryAnne Peloza. Both MaryAnne and Roland have been major supporters of The Show. MaryAnne talks about their First Friday Event featuring Offsite Impact Band. www.cheekymonkeysarnia.ca In The Community: The Sarnia Street Machines will once again hold their annual Hot August Nights at Canatara Park. Vice President Bill Shaw explains the event and how it also supports Pathways Health Centre for Children. The event boasts an attendance of 400-500 cars. Closing Segment: Captain Kidd Days reminder. A special closing Thank you for 300 episodes! Watch more videos at www.tvsn.ca

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Trivia Q & A # 30 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 30 –...

Q. What Canadian group had a song featuring pro-wrestler Bret Hart? A. The Rascalz are a Canadian hip-hop group from Vancouver, British Columbia, who played a crucial role in the artistic and commercial development of Canadian hip hop. The group consists of emcees Red1 and Misfit, and record producer DJ Kemo. Breakdancers, Zebroc and Dedos were also part of the group. Formed in 1991, the group released an independent album for Calabash Records in 1992. The album, Really Livin', was recorded under the name of Ragga Muffin Rascals. The re-worked major label recording was released the following year in 1993 by Sony Music Canada. The album was nominated for Best Rap Recording at the 1994 Juno Awards. The group moved to BMG Canada in 1997 to record Cash Crop, followed by Global Warning in 1999 and Reloaded in 2002. Cash Crop was nominated for Best Rap Recording at the Juno Awards of 1998. Due to Canadian hip ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 299

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Jul 25, 2017 Opening Segment: Understanding Bill 148 The Entertainment Scene: Get your boots and hats ready! Bluewater BorderFest is coming to Centennial Park this weekend with top notch county stars including Sarnia's own Eric Ethridge. Organizer Mark Perrin talks about the inaugural event in front of the new Bad Dog Sarnia. In The Community: THINGS TO DO! The City of Sarnia is once again supporting local music at several parks in the community. Rachel Veilleux Recreation Coordinator at the City of Sarnia shares the many different venues and activities available to its community members. http://sarnia.ca/things-to-do Closing Segment: Captain Kidd Days coming up next week. Sign up for the Youth Talent Showcase at http://www.tvsn.ca/youth-talent-showcase Special thank you to Lisa Aubin

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U2 on ‘ Great Deals’ Wall…

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U2 on ‘ Great Deals&...

Selected titles by U2 are now on the Cheeky Monkey GREAT DEALS wall.  CD's starting at $7.96 and up while supplies last.  Here are just a few examples of what you will find in store with more to come ...           ...OCTOBER -  originally released October 1981.   Now re-mastered with 24 page book ... WAR - orginally released  February 1983. Now re-mastered with liner notes & unseen pictures. ... RATTLE AND HUM - originally released October 1988. ... ACHTUNG BABY - originally released November 1991.  Now out as 20th anniversary edition

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Trivia Q & A # 29 – 2017

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Trivia Q & A # 29 –...

Q.  What  song of 1958 was included on the Voyager space craft to represent the origins of rock and roll? A.  "Johnny B. Goode" is a 1958 rock-and-roll song written and first recorded by Chuck Berry. The song was a major hit among both black and white audiences, peaking at number 2 on Billboard magazine's Hot R&B Sides chart and number 8 on its Hot 100 chart. "Johnny B. Goode" is considered one of the most recognizable songs in the history of popular music. Credited as "the first rock & roll hit about rock & roll stardom", it has been recorded by many other artists and has received several honors and accolades. The song is also ranked seventh on Rolling Stone's list of the "500 Greatest Songs of All Time". Written by Berry in 1955, the song is about an illiterate "country boy" from the New Orleans area, who plays a guitar "just like ringing a bell," and who might one day have his "name in lights." Berry acknowledged that the song ...

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The Show with David Burrows # 298

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The Show with David Burrows #...

Published on Jul 18, 2017 #theshowsarnia #tvsn The Show with David Burrows #298 Opening Segment: A special thank you to LambtonShield.com​, Cheeky Monkey​ and Blackburn Radio for their support. The Entertainment Scene: Captain Kidd Days​ is only 3 weeks away. Geoff Dale​ & Jeff Peters​ have all the details for the music and family fun. The Video Show Network​ once again will bring the Youth Talent Showcase back with support from Lisa Aubin​ In The Community: Tobacco-Free Outdoor Movie Night​ Becky Wellington-Horner​ invites the public to watch 'Trolls'. Becky also explains how smoking in movies is encouraging our children to start smoking. Closing Segment: More new things to check out on our website at www.tvsn.ca Eric Ethridge​ does a 1 hour LIVE interview on #livewithdavid www.livewithdavid.live

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HAVE A BUSINESS IDEA – HERE’S HELP… WIN...

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Have a business idea, but need help finding a space suitable for it... well check this out - you could win space for a year...

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