Recreation

Posted Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Canada DayCornwall’s Lamoureux Park will be buzzing with music and activities on Saturday, July 1st in celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday.
The annual Canada Day celebration will officially kick off at 12 pm and continue through the day, culminating with an 8:30 pm performance by hometown favourite Paul Deslauriers and a spectacular fireworks display at 10 pm.
In between, there will be live entertainment, a petting zoo, inflatable castles, a children’s Fun Zone,...

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Posted Monday, June 19, 2017

Arts in the ParkThe City of Cornwall’s popular Arts in the Park program is set to return to Lamoureux Park for its 32nd season with a full slate of free family entertainment.
This year’s program features 25 performances by local musical acts as well as a free outdoor movie in the park on Saturday, July 15th (weather permitting, film title to be announced) in partnership with Rachel’s Kids.
In addition, this year’s series will feature some live theatre in the form...

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Posted Thursday, May 04, 2017

The City of Cornwall is asking residents and sports associations to avoid using ball diamonds and sports fields in City parks at this time on account of the weather.
The recent wet weather conditions have made the fields extremely wet and they could be damaged if used in their current condition.
The City of Cornwall will officially open the ball diamonds and sports fields as soon as the weather conditions make it feasible to do so. Officials with local sports associations...

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Posted Friday, March 10, 2017

What's My Line ImprovPerformer, playwright, director, and instructor are some of the many roles Cornwall native Brett Desrosiers has had throughout her career in the theatre world. Having traveled Ontario as a performer, Mrs. Desrosiers will be bringing her talents home as she begins instructing improv camps at the Benson Centre starting in March.
Featuring a youth course and adult course, participants will have the opportunity to learn how to think on their feet and create skits with different...

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Posted Wednesday, March 01, 2017

March BreakMarch Break is just around the corner and the City of Cornwall has a variety of activities planned to keep children and families busy during the break!
Between Monday, March 13th and Friday, March 17th, there will be no shortage of fun things to do at the Benson Centre, Aquatic Centre and Cornwall Public Library.
"We have something for everyone this March Break," said Lorne Taillon, Leisure Arts Coordinator.
Please note there are space limits on some programs so residents...

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