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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Virtual Lego Challenge
Greater Sudbury Public Library presents Virtual Lego Club. Take part in a virtual Lego challenge. This month’s challenge is famous landmarks. The online event takes place Jan. 28 at 6 p.m. Click here to register.
Baby Zoomers Entertainment Series: Johnny Rock Williams
Virtual concert with acoustic singer songwriter Johnny Rock Williams on Jan. 28 at 7 p.m. Click here to follow the Zoom link to watch the concert or join by telephone by phoning 1-888-475-4499. Meeting ID: 967 8063 8437, Passcode: 569 262.
Sudbury Kiwanis online festival
Registration now open
Registration is now open for the festival, which will run March 29-31 and April 6-9. Those who wish to register are required to upload a video of their performance using YouTube. Visit SudburyKiwanisMusicFestival.ca for more information.
Fettuccine & Chicken Dinner
The Caruso Club is cooking up a take-out fettuccine and chicken dinner. Single portion $15, family style (serves 4) $45. Includes fettuccine with meat sauce, roasted chicken and buns. Pick-up at 385 Haig St. on Jan. 30 from 3 to 6 pm. Place your order by phoning 705-675-1357.
Virtual Knit Nights
January 28 & February 4
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.
Sudbury Indie Cinema virtual programming
January 28 to February 4
Over the next four weeks, the Sudbury Indie Cinema plans to release at least 10 titles.
Current titles available for streaming are:
Blizzard of Souls
Sound of Metal
First We Eat
Learn how to stream these titles online by visiting sudburyindiecinema.com/.