The first two months of the P.E.I. 2014 celebrations have seen a number of events and activities taking place right across Prince Edward Island.
More events will be rolled out provincewide during the commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the 1864 Charlottetown Conference.
Among the events coming up are: Miltonvale Park - 2014 Minutes of Stories & Song: March 15 - Miltonvale Park will host the fourth installment of its 2014 Stories & Song series. On the first Friday of every month Milton Community Hall will play host to an evening of music and tales that celebrate P.E.I. and its way of life. www.miltonvalepark.com.
Festival Hiver Divers: March 8 to 22 - The WinterGrow Festival features a program of activities celebrating the traditions, customs, arts, and culture of the Canadian francophonie.
The festival will take place in the francophone communities of Tignish, Évangéline region, Summerside, Rustico, Charlottetown and Souris. www.fcipe.ca.
Strength in YOUth, Celebrating Traditions . . . Creating Opportunities! March 12 - Youth will have an opportunity to explore the evolution of entrepreneurship on P.E.I. and foster an exchange of ideas about Prince Edward Island's entrepreneurial heritage and brainstorm about future business ideas March 12, at the Mill River Resort.
A Seniors Entrepreneurship Forum will also take place at the same location on March 19.
This forum is designed specifically for area residents 50 and older and will provide information on local labour market trends and opportunities for self employment. www.westprinceyouthforum.com