By Emma Meldrum
The coming week is chock-full of opportunities for free movie entertainment in and around Cornwall. Check out the listings below for when and where to take the family.
Martintown: The village will be a busy spot on July 18th when kids and adults gather to watch “Home.” The movie will start at 9:00 p.m., but get there early to find a good spot to lay your blanket and set up your chairs. Drinks and snacks will be sold on location at 4850 County Road 20 (the community centre).
Long Sault: The soccer field will be alive with a different kind of entertainment next week! “Big Hero 6″ is scheduled to play at 9:15 p.m. on July 21st. Popcorn and drinks will be sold, but spectators should bring blankets and pillows. If it rains, the movie will play at the Long Sault Arena.
Cornwall Bandshell: Come early, and come prepared! The movie “Home” will be playing at the bandshell at 8:45 p.m. on July 18th. Vendors will be selling food and drinks. Don’t forget a blanket or chair in case all the benches are filled! This event is weather permitting.
Ecole Heritage: The school is offering a wonderful opportunity for you to practice your french. On July 24th at 9:30 p.m., they will be playing “La passion d’Augustine” in the schoolyard. Be sure to bring chairs and snacks! The event will move inside the school if it rains.
Cornwall Library: For those who would prefer to stay indoors, the library offers free movies throughout the summer. This week, “Night Crawler” will be shown twice: on July 23rd at 6:30 p.m. and on July 24th at 2:00 p.m. Please note that this film is rated R.
If you have questions about any of these events, please send an email to [email protected].