Recreation

Posted Thursday, July 19, 2018

BMO buildingThe City of Cornwall is partnering with Cornwall Tourism and the Art Walk program on July 26 to open the doors at 159 Pitt Street for public viewing.
This opportunity will be the first of many that will occur before renovations begin to convert the classic structure into the Arts and Culture Centre of the City of Cornwall. This and subsequent occasions are designed to gain insight into the possibilities people envision for the Arts Centre. The architectural sketches contained...

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Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018

AITP TWITTER webFree family entertainment is back with Arts in the Park, starting this Wednesday. From Shakespeare to concert bands to movies in the park, this year’s lineup of acts offers something for everyone. The City of Cornwall’s Arts in the Park events are free, however, donations are gladly accepted to help offset the cost of programming. Shows are held outdoors at the Lion’s Club Bandshell in Lamoureux Park. All performances begin at 7 p.m. unless otherwise noted,...
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Posted Wednesday, July 04, 2018

Cornwall Day webSaturday, July 21 is Cornwall Day at the Ottawa Champions Baseball Club. Tickets sold to the 7:05 p.m. game against the Trois-Rivières Aigles will support local clubs, including Cornwall District Minor Baseball, Cornwall Kinsmen Minor Girls Softball and Cornwall Optimist Minor Softball. The Optimist Club of Cornwall will provide free transportation to and from the game at RCGT Park (Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton Park). Buses will leave the Civic Complex at 5:30 p.m.,...
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Posted Tuesday, July 03, 2018

shakespeareweb-300x195Shakespeare is taking over Lamoureux Park this weekend.
Montreal-based Repercussion Theatre is bringing its 30th season of Shakespeare in the Park to Cornwall with a contemporary, gender-bent take on a classic love story: Romeo & Juliet: Love is Love. The show will run on two nights, Saturday, July 7th and Sunday, July 8th, with a mobile stage set up in Lamoureux Park. Both shows start at 7 pm and is open to all – admission is by freewill donation.
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Posted Thursday, June 28, 2018

arboretumThere’s a new attraction in Lamoureux Park that is sure to interest nature lovers.
The Lamoureux Park Arboretum is now open for visitors looking to discover more about Cornwall’s urban forest. Located along the Waterfront Trail between the Cornwall Community Museum and the Rotary Eco Gardens, the Arboretum showcases 44 different types of tree species that make up Cornwall’s tree canopy in one convenient place.
“It’s a great walk for visitors...

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