Weekly Roundup: March 20-26

Weekly Roundup: March 20-26

Monday, March 20

Cooking Class/Dinner: Ravioli – Interactive cooking class and dinner to kick off RAVIOLI WEEK!
Learn to make ravioli with the BEST – our chefs, obviously!!  Due to much interest for this event, we have decided to up the capacity to 50 people and we will host it in our Event Hall. Tickets are now on sale for $65 and can be purchased in-house or over the phone, with a credit card. This ticket includes: Hands-on cooking instruction from our chefs, Francesco and Claudio, a full service, interactive dinner. You will also get to take the ravioli that you make home with you to enjoy another evening.There will be a cash bar available and LOTS of fun and laughs! We look forward to hosting this and please, call as soon as possible because half the tickets are already reserved on a waiting list at this moment. Cost: $65 – 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. @ Ristorante Verdicchio – 1351 Kelly Lake Road

Tropical Boulder Reset Night – March 20th is the first day of spring – finally! Let’s celebrate the warm weather with warm weather clothing. Dress in your tropical finest and lets crush some new bouldering routes. Maybe even a mini comp….. Show up at 6pm and let’s have some good ol’ wholesome ARCie fun! 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ ARC – 1981 Old Burwash Road

Scrabbalatte Game Night – Join us at Scrabbalatte Board Game Café for a free night of fun! There will be lots of prizes to be won throughout the night so be sure to make it out. Present your student card upon admission to receive free admission! Show that you RSVP’d on this facebook page and receive your first latté free! 6:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. @ Let’s Scrabbalatte Board Game Café – 66 Elm Street

Tuesday, March 21

Healthy Living for Older Adults Day – We will be holding our Healthy Living for Older Adults Day on Tuesday, March 21st. There will be two speakers, and a catered lunch. There is no cost to participants thanks to a generous grant from the Ontario Community Fund. Please call 705-675-5303 x202 to register for this valuable event. 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. @ One-Eleven Senior – 111 Larch Street

Love Locks Bridge Walk – BYOL – In recent years love locks have become a new phenomenon occurring on bridges in many cities around the world, but did you know Sudbury has its own? Do you know where it is? Our hike leader Sylvie will show you when you come to this short urban hike! For the full story, click here:https://southsidestory.ca/2016/09/love-locks-greater-sudburys-bridge-love/ You are welcome to BRING YOUR OWN LOCK to attach to the bridge. We will end the evening at Laughing Buddha. For more details and to RSVP, please visit: rainbowroutes.com/calendar. 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. @ 158 Elgin Street

Wednesday, March 22

Free Yoga Classes – Join us Wednesday, March 22nd and Thursday, March 23th for FREE Yoga classes! We want to showcase what our yoga program has to offer.  Spaces are limited!  5:15 – 6:15 – Power Flow – A combination of strength and flexibility, this class features kettlebell techniques with a yoga flow with instructor Jenn Joncas. 6:30 – 7:30 – Acro Yoga  is about being in the moment and being in balance with another. Acrobatics with yogic consciousness with instructor Liz O’Hara. 7:30 – 8:30 – Glow Yoga – A vinyasa practice with our blacklights! Wear bright clothes and let yourself glow! @Zen Fitness – 158 Durham Street

Startup 101: ‘Lived it’ – Mike Amos, Fairfield Management – 6:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. @ NORCAT – 1545 Maley Drive

NCRD Freshmeat Training – March 2017 – Get your skates and gear ready! NCRD Nickel City Roller Derby is getting ready to train the next group of new and excited derby GIRLS and GUYS and JUNIORS! Dont know how to roller skate? Never seen a roller derby bout? No worries! We teach you how through our Fresh Meat Training program. All ages, body types and experience are welcome. 6:00 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. @ Sudbury Events Centre – 19 Regent Street

Thursday, March 23

Free Yoga Classes – Join us Wednesday, March 22nd and Thursday, March 23th for FREE Yoga classes! We want to showcase what our yoga program has to offer.  Spaces are limited!  5:30 – 6:15 – Hot Vinyasa Yoga
Join us for this hot practice to move and sweat with instructor Jenn Joncas. 6:30 – 7:30 – Candelight Vinyasa Yoga – This class will flow you through different postures and breathwork with a candlelit atmosphere with instructor Jenn Joncas. 7:45 – 8:45 – Candlelight Restorative Yoga – This gentle, calm practice in an intimately lit environment will be sure to bring you peace and relaxation with instructor Kayla Alexis. 
@Zen Fitness – 158 Durham Street

Seafood Basics – The seafood counter is full of fresh fish and seafood and you are wishing to taste them all…but how do you cook them? Join me for a tutorial on the basics to get you started on your seafood-loving journey – prepping, grilling and frying calamari, prepping and oven-roasting a whole fish, and preparing a traditional clam bake. 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ Kitchen Bits – 1390 Kingsway

Ask the Herbalist, An Essential Oils Workshop – This workshop will teach individuals how to use essential oils safely and effectively, including proper dilution and application methods. How to differentiate between non-essential oils as well as what to look for when purchasing essential oils. Included in this class will be a chance to smell various essential oils and learn about their medicinal properties and take home 1 essential oil project. This class is fun for the whole family. Age requirements 8+. Please note Dana is not affiliated with any Multi-level Marketing business. Cost: $30 – 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. @ Zen Fitness – 158 Durham Street

Hot Mess: MAGIC A rabbit from a hat. A card in the deck. Holding your breath for a really long time. Hot Mess presents a night of comedy. 10 comics. 1 theme. Hopefully it’s funny. 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. @ Fromagerie Elgin – 80 Elgin Street

FOUR BY FOUR is coming to Sudbury – FOUR BY FOUR – an exciting tribute to The Beatles, The Beach Boys, The Bee Gees and Motown coming direct from its home base in Las Vegas. Tickets: $56.91 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. @ Fraser Auditorium 

Concert of Hope with YES Theatre – Northern Hope in collaboration with YES Theatre is proud to present Concert of Hope, in support of Syrian Refugees in Sudbury. Tickets are $20 at the door, and all of the proceeds go directly to a Syrian Refugee family in Sudbury. Please come out and show your love and support for our new neighbors here in Canada! Doors open at 7:00pm, show begins at 8:00pm. Coat check will be available. With your ticket you will be given two chances to win two seperate door prizes! For additional information about the family, and for more ways to show your support, please visit www.northernhope.ca. Tickets: $20 – 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Sudbury Steelworker’s Hall – 66 Brady Street

Live At Townehouse Tavern, Elijah & The Backburners – 10:30 p.m. @ The Townehouse Tavern – 206 Elgin Street

Friday, March 24

Nightlife on the Rocks – Tinkering & Drinkering 19+ – Tinkering & Drinkering – we’re talking REAL tools, REAL materials and REAL drinks! For all of you curious minds, do-it yourselfers and master makers out there, this event is for you. Not creative? Not a problem. Let us help you unleash your inner tinkerer! Bring a friend, grab a drink and enjoy the freedom to innovate, get your hands dirty, and listen to the sweet beats of Sudbury’s own Soundjack DJs and Bassline Jack. Cost: Free for members | $15 for general public – 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Science North – 100 Ramsey Lake Road

LOL Sudbury: TGIF (19+) COMICS: DAVE ATKINSON, DOM PARE, SHANNON LAVERTY, KEITH PEDRO, CHARLES HAYCOCK. LOL Sudbury wants you to de-stress after a long week of work and come out for some unbridled fun! Bring a friend to laugh in the aisles and have an unforgettable night out! With thunderous comics and an amazing host, TGIF kicks off a weekend of must-see Club Shows! Tickets: $26 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. @ The Durham Social – 82 Durham Street

Sudbury Symphony Orchestra – Pastorale – Celebrate spring’s renewal with this sumptuous concert of music revelling in the glories of the season. Featuring a performance by the winner of our 2015 Young Performer’s Competition and Beethoven’s glorious 6th Symphony this concert will have you ready for the rising crocuses and tulips at long last. 7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Glad Tidings Church – 1101 Regent Street

SiriusXM’s Top Comic Showcase (19+) – HOST: BEN MINER. COMICS: ASHLEY MOFFATT, ROB BEBENEK, CHRIS ROBINSON, JEFF McENERY, NIGEL GRINSTEAD. SiriusXM scours the country every year for the best in Canadian comedy with SiriusXM’s Top Comic Showcase and they’re bringing some of that homegrown comedy to you. Join them for a live taping to be aired on SiriusXM’s Canada Laughs, a 24/7 Canadian comedy channel broadcast across North America. Tickets: $26 – 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. @ The Durham Social – 82 Durham Street

Second Chance Prom – SUDBURY, here is your chance to experience prom LIKE NEVER BEFORE. The date is set, the punch is spiked, and the dance floor is waiting for you. Whether you loved or hated prom, this is a second chance to do it just the way you want. Break out your old dresses and suits, because this is prom done right. No teachers or high school drama, just you and hundreds of other students looking for an excuse to dress up and party! Get pictures with all your friends in our photobooth! Who knows? You might even win prom king or queen… This time, it really will be a night to remember. Tickets: $15 – 10:00 p.m. – 2:00 a.m. @ The Grand – 28 Elgin Streeet

SIRIUSXMRADIO’S LIVE@THESHOWAFTER PARTY  Live@TheShow After Party is free to attend and will include: Complimentary food, cash bar, live audio recording for broadcast on SiriusXM Radio, mystery prizes and performances. This one-of-a-kind party will be taking place at The Durham Social and will be open to all audiences that are 19+. Although the event is free and not ticketed, admittance to the party has limited capacity (first-come, first-served). Presented in association with SiriusXM Radio, the evening will also be in partnership with Muskoka Brewery, Young Professional’s Association of Greater Sudbury, Our Crater, Sudbury Burlesque and the Durham Social. 11:00 p.m. @ The Durham Social – 82 Durham Street

Saturday, March 25

Sudbury Book Signing – The Lifestyle Notebook – Come join us for a book signing and treat sampling event at BE Greater Organics! A collection of over 50 simple vegan recipes, our cookbook, The Lifestyle Notebook, is filled with our very own quick and easy recipes! From sweet potato rösti to mango bean salad to zucchini enchilada boats, there is something for everyone, vegans and non-vegans alike! Books will be availible for $26.95. Cash and credit accepted. Come check it out and sample some recipes from the book! 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. @ Be Greater Organics Inc. – 1556 Lasalle Blvd.

Tim Hortons BBBS Bowl For Kids Sake 2017 – Tim Hortons BBBS Bowl for Kids Sake brings hundreds of people together for a day of excitement, fun and laughter. Teams of 4 to 6 bowlers spend an hour and a half rolling the lanes, some playing for fun, some engaging in friendly competition amongst themselves, but all knowing that their effort is helping out the kids. Every time slot sees raffles, with prizes that include gift certificates from local businesses, encouraging bowlers to patronize community sponsors that support BBBS. 1:00 p.m. – 12:00 a.m. @ Sudbury Plaza Bowl – 1799 Garden Street

LOL Sudbury: Sudbury Saturday Night – HOST: MIKE HARRISON. COMICS: JEFF PAUL, KAREN O’KEEFE, GAVIN STEPHENS, NIGEL GRINSTEAD. “Sudbury Saturday Night!” features a slew of gut-busting comics that will make you pee your pants with a smile! Be sure to do some sit-ups beforehand, because this will be a workout. Tickets: $26 – 7:00 p.m. – 9:30 p.m. @ The Durham Social – 82 Durham Street

What the Flick? I, Robot – Teens! Looking for something to do on a Saturday night? Science North is hosting it’s next What the Flick event on March 25th. Come for free popcorn and pop and see I, Robot on the IMAX® big screen. After the movie, check out the new exhibition 101 Inventions That Changed the World. Plus, try your hand at fun competitions that will test your innovation skills. Tickets: Free for members | $10 for general public – 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Science North – 100 Ramsey Lake Road

LOL Sudbury: FRUIT PUNCH! LOL’S LGBT COMEDY SHOWCASE (19+) HOST: ASHLEY MOFFATT. FEATURING: TED MORRIS, ANDREW JOHNSTON, ADRIENNE FISH AND SHAWN HITCHINS. Fruit Punch! will be a hilarious evening of celebration as we present some of the funniest LGBT comedians to ever come out of the closet. We take Pride in our amazing LGBT community and wanted to deliver a hilarious and inclusive comedy showcase. Your identity or orientation doesn’t matter here – you’ll LOVE this show if you like to LAUGH! Tickets: $26 – 9:30 p.m. – 11:00 p.m. @ The Durham Social – 82 Durham Street

Sunday, March 26

Live and Learn Fitness Expo – Learn the tools to live at your best at this unique student-run event!
Sign up for fitness classes running all day, hear from community speakers, and speak to local businesses on what YOU need to succeed. Better yourself while supporting Diabetes Canada and Cambrian College Foundation for public relations scholarships! The event will take place at Cambrian College’s gym and Student Life Centre. There will be volunteers to direct you. Early bird pricing: $3. Online exclusive: available until March 17 and you get a chance to reserve your spot to three fitness classes when our fitness schedule comes out! Regular admission: $6. This is a drop-in event, all classes are first come first serve. Pay online to skip the line! Cash only at the door. Free admission for children ages 12 and under. 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. @ Cambrian College – 1400 Barrydowne Road

The Princess Ball Sudbury – Join us for the 3rd Annaul Mommy & Me Princess Ball! A magical afternoon filled with princesses, Songs, Dance and Laughter. 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. @ Caruso Club – 385 Haig Street

Acro Yoga with Laura & Ray – Join Laura Schmidt and Ray Beaudry to explore the foundations of flight through acro yoga! You’ll learn about the basic movements, positioning and body awareness required to safely practice acro yoga poses with your partner, and will explore verbal and non-verbal communication to build a foundation of comfort and trust. This workshop is all about having fun and communicating while you learn! We’ll guide you through four key poses: High Flying Whale, Throne, Bird, and Shoulderstand, and you’ll leave this two-hour special offering with a four-pose acro flow to show off with your partner – and look great doing it! Cost: $30 – 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. @ ARC – 1981 Old Burwash Road

LOL Sudbury: LISA LAMPANELLI (16+) Lisa Lampanelli is Comedy’s Lovable Queen of Mean. Heralded as “more than a standup — a standout,” by comedy legend Jim Carrey, Lampanelli is a cross between Don Rickles, Archie Bunker, and a vial of estrogen. She has won accolades from The King of All Media Howard Stern, who called her “a true original and a brilliant comedy mind who’ll steal the show every time.” Known for saying things that most people are afraid to think, Lisa Lampanelli’s raunchy, gut-busting performances are wildly popular at theaters across the U.S. and Canada. This equal opportunity offender is a regular on late night television, and a frequent guest and guest host on Howard Stern’s Sirius XM satellite radio shows. Lisa recently shot her fifth stand-up special, Back to the Drawing Board, proving this insult comic is new, improved, and funnier than ever. Tickets:$55 –  7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. @ Fraser Auditorium – 935 Ramsey Lake Road


Emily Franceschini is a craft addict, Public Relations graduate and lover of all things purple. Her free time is spent taking photos of her dog and searching for the perfect cup of coffee. She’s a regular at Old Rock because who could resist their delicious Creme Brûlée latte? And yes – it is probably her 4th coffee of the day.

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