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Derrick Theatre re-opens

In March of 2020 Virden settled in for a new normal as COVID-19 was declared a pandemic, businesses closed or attendance was very limited. No one knew what the anticipated re-opening would look like, but here it is in September of 2021, 18 months later.
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Patrons are screened for proof of vaccination at the entrance to the Derrick Theatre, which re-opened on Sept. 10. The business had been closed since the COVID-19 pandemic began in March of 2020.

The marquee is lit up and it's back to business for Virden's Derrick Theatre, which re-opened last weekend after being shuttered since March of 2020 due to COVID-19. https://www.empireadvance.ca/local-news/theres-a-new-normal-in-virden-4295010

Current public health orders stipulate that movie-goers need to be fully vaccinated, and they will be screened prior to entering the building.