BUSY SATURDAY: What’s Happening

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CORNWALL, Ontario - A guide to recreational, sporting, and cultural events in Cornwall and the United Counties.

Don't miss the 'Coldest Night of the Year WALK' in support of the Agape Centre on Saturday, Feb. 22.

All local service clubs, organizations, businesses, entertainers, and charities are invited to submit their upcoming events to adam.brazeau@tc.tc.

The Art Gallery (TAG) Cornwall 2014 annual juried exhibition

What: Explore Cornwall and area's artistic side. Enjoy wall-to-wall art, and place your vote for the annual juried exhibition's People's Choice Award.

No admission fee.

Where: TAG Cornwall, 168 Pitt Street.

When: Wednesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - runs until March 14.

Official book launch/history event: 'Shadows in the Tree' by author Jennifer DeBruin

What: Discover the humanity in history. Join DeBruin for a 30-minute presentation (2:30 p.m.) about the history/people that inspired Shadows in the Tree.

No admission fee.

Event highlights: meet the author, book signing, light refreshments, and historical displays from the Lost Villages Historical Society.

Where: Quinn's Inn, 17329 Kings Road/St. Andrew's West.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.

Agape Centre: 'Coldest Night of the Year WALK'

What: Lace up for a fundraising event with 'sole.' The 2/5/10km fundraising walk will start and finish at the Agape Centre.

Pledge online here

Where: Agape Centre, 40 Fifth Street West.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm: 'A Magical Night for the Animals'

What: Animal lovers can rejoice at a spaghetti supper fundraiser boasting magic by Ryan Lalonde, musical entertainment by Big J's DJ Services, and a contortionist act by Angie Dilaj. All proceeds will support the animal care team from Roy and Cher's Rescue Farm.

Cost: $20 per person.

Where: Knights of Columbus, 205 Amelia Street.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. 

Heart & Stroke Foundation: 'Curl for Heart Bonspiel'

What: This is a Bonspiel for seasoned curlers and newbies to the sport in support of the local Heart & Stroke Foundation.

Cost: $100 per team.

Where: Cornwall Curling Centre, 220 Water Street East.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

MOSHPIT MADNESS: Erebos, Killitorous, Here Comes Bigfoot, Bookakee, and Obyrne set to rock VU

What: A metal concert that is a guarenteed to melt your face off.

Cost: $10 per person. All ages/19+ with ID to drink.

Where: Vu Night Spot, 113 ½ Pitt Street.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 6:60 p.m. to closing.

Chuck Leclair & Joe Hehir play Grumpy's w/special guest violinist Rebecca Runions

What: A night of live music, great food, cold drinks, and folk & fiddle. Guests wearing a Canadian sports jersey in support of the Olympics have a chance to win a free pitcher of beer.

No cover charge.

Event highlights: $15 door prize.

Where: Grumpy's Sports Bar, 29 Long Sault Drive, Long Sault.

When: Saturday, Feb. 22 from 8 p.m. to midnight.

Organizations: Agape Centre, Lost Villages Historical Society, Big J's DJ Services Heart Stroke Foundation

Geographic location: Fifth Street West

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