As residents in Greater Sudbury continue to practice social distancing Sudbury.com is putting together a weekly list of local virtual events and projects to keep families busy and offer some welcome distraction from the COVID-19 pandemic.
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Sudbury Performance Group virtual concert series
April 8 & 15
The two-month concert series will be streamed live every Thursday from The Coulson Nightclub. This week’s events feature Edouard Landry on April 8 and Scott Mitchell on April 15. Performances are free of charge and will be streamed on the Sudbury Performance Group Facebook page from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Sudbury Indie Cinema virtual screenings
April 8 to 15
Enjoy the Indie from the comfort of your own home. In addition to the following virtual screenings, the Indie has launched Movie Night Take-Out. Every Friday munch on the delicious snacks you buy at the Indie at home. Combos include popcorn, chocolate, alcohol and more. Place your Movie Night Take-Out orders via phone 705-674-0000 or by email outreach@SudburyIndieCinema.com by 3 p.m. on Fridays.
For more information on virtual screenings, visit SudburyIndieCinema.com.
Virtual Knit Nights
April 8 & 15
Sweet Yarns, located at 1465 Bancroft Dr., is livestreaming knitting circles on its Facebook page every Thursday night from 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Join in here.
Cambrian College virtual open house
Cambrian College is taking its annual Spring Open House online again
this year. Potential students can log on and check out the amazing opportunities on April 10 from 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Click here to sign up.
Virtual talk with artist Michael Fernandes
The Galerie du Nouvel-Ontario is pleased to invite you to a virtual talk featuring artist Michael Fernandes, along with curator Jason St-Laurent. Fernandes will chat with Ottawa-based artist-curator Jason St-Laurent to further explore his project titled "Before and After the electric car" on April 14 at 5 p.m. Join the free Zoom meeting here.