Recreation

Posted Friday, May 25, 2018

SplashPadWith school holidays just around the corner, the City of Cornwall is ready to keep children entertained through the hot summer months.
All three splash pads in the city are open for business.
“Kids of all ages can beat the summer heat by cooling off at our splash pads in Lamoureux Park, Riverdale Park and St. Theresa Park,” said James Fawthrop, division manager of Parks & Recreation.
The Lamoureux Park splash pad is located between the children’s...

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Posted Monday, December 18, 2017

Christmas activitiesEnjoy some family time with a variety of fun activities this Christmas holiday season!
There’s no shortage of things to do this holiday season in the City of Cornwall. Here’s your guide to what’s on tap.
Public skates Skating is a favourite Canadian pastime and the City of Cornwall offers a variety of public skate sessions for all ages at the Benson Centre!
In addition to regular public skates on Sundays (12:45 pm to 2:15 pm) and Wednesday and Friday...

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Posted Wednesday, December 06, 2017

CSHOFThe Cornwall Sports Hall of Fame celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2018 and is pleased to announce the Call To The Hall for 2018.
Nominations for the next set of inductees begin now and run until Friday, February 23rd, 2018 (submissions after that date will not be considered for 2018).
Various sports are represented from the more than 300 CSHOF members.
There are also a number of inductees under the builder category.
The Selection Committee requests a list of...

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Posted Tuesday, December 05, 2017

Aultsville TheatreAultsville Theatre is now officially stepping up its public campaign to raise funding for its 2018 capital refurbishment fund. With a theatrical lighting replacement project planned and projected at $295,745, the theatre organization has several initiatives underway to secure funding for this and future upgrade projects needed in the immediate future.
“Full replacement of all lighting fixtures is now necessary to maintain operations, and would dramatically improve Aultsville's...

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Posted Monday, November 27, 2017

Outdoor rinksAnother season of outdoor hockey is fast approaching!
City crews are busy erecting rink boards in neighbourhood parks throughout the community in anticipation of the coming winter season.
The practice of playing a game of shinny on an outdoor rink is a Canadian tradition with a long history in Cornwall. It is made possible in large part by the contributions of community-minded volunteers.
“The City simply doesn’t have the resources to maintain all of the...

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