Saturday, December 4, 2021

Life & Leisure

As announced last week during a press conference at Harry Lumley Bayshore Community Centre, Owen Sound has unveiled event details for the upcoming Scotiabank Hockey Day in Canada celebration in partnership with Sportsnet and Scotiabank. Taking over Owen Sound from January 26-29, the four-day celebration will feature can’t-miss community events, hockey clinics, musical performances, and appearances by NHL Alumni and the Stanley Cup. The celebration culminates Saturday, January 29 with a day-long Sportsnet broadcast hosted by Ron MacLean live from...
Amateur theatre is alive and well and cautiously optimist to be back to pre-pandemic levels starting in January, according to Meaford Theatre Company director Kim Ransom. “We are back up and running and getting into gear. Not full gear yet, but every week there is another chunk of planning and activity," he said. “We held our first planning meeting in mid-November and I was blown away, there were 20-25 people, some with a long history with the company who are...

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