SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. – Come meet other book lovers and enjoy a cup of tea while discussing new books and old favourites at The Kettle Is On: Book Talk at Summerside Rotary Library, 57 Central St. 10:30 a.m., May 17.
Lunch and Learn
Canadian Christian Business Federation lunch and learn at 150 Industrial Crescent, Summerside. Connect with other Christian men and women involved in business or the professions to share, learn and network. Discussion 30: “Dependence on God II.” Confirm attendance at email@example.com.
12 p.m., May 17
Healthy Eating Support
Healthy Eating Support Group: Odd and Unusual Foods. Come ready to share and visit with group of people trying to make their health better by what they eat.
1 p.m., May 17
Speak Easy Toastmasters
Speak Easy Toastmasters Club meets at Community Connections, 701 Water St. West, Summerside. Program provides opportunity to develop or enhance communication and leadership skills. Guests always welcome.
6-8 p.m. on May 17
St. Louis Cards
Cards at St. Louis Community Centre, playing 45. Door opens at 7 p.m., games start at 8 p.m. Admission $10.
8 p.m., May 17
Silver Fox Chase
Chase the Ace at Silver Fox Curling Complex in partnership with Summerside Fire Department. Jackpot: $12,580 with 36 cards left. Tickets: $5, can be purchased up to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday before draw, from the bar at Silver Fox or from any member of fire department. Don't have to be present to win.
8:30 p.m., May 17
Storytime at Library
Storytime every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St. Come in and enjoy stories and activities for children aged 3 to 5 years.
10:30 a.m., May 18
Card Games at Parkview
Play Canasta every Thursday at Parkview Seniors Centre, Summerside, at 1 p.m. Auction 45s games Thursdays at 7 p.m.
1 and 7 p.m., May 18
Abram-Village Library Activity
Come learn how to cross-stitch a note card at Abram-Village Library.
2 p.m., May 18
Kensington Book Sale
Friends of the Kensington Heritage Library used book sale at Kensington Welcome Centre (in the Railyard) on May 18, from 5 to 7 p.m. and May 20 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Price by donation with proceeds going to aid programming at the library.
5-7 p.m., May 18
Garden Party and Plant Exchange
Learn how to make a wire moss lined hanging basket (which will be a door prize) and learn other gardening tips at the O’Leary Public Library. Bring in plants or seeds to exchange.
6:30 p.m., May 18
Summerside Legion Karaoke
Karaoke at Summerside Royal Canadian Legion at 8 p.m.
8 p.m., May 18
Yard Sale Alberton
Yard sale at Gordon Memorial United Church Hall in Alberton 4-8 p.m. on May 19 and 8 a.m.-12 p.m., May 20. Proceeds collected go towards general church funds.
4-8 p.m., May 19
8 a.m.-12 p.m., May 20
Evangeline Chase the Ace
Evangeline Rec Centre, Acadian Musical Village and Wellington Fire Department Chase the Ace draw. Draw Fridays at Expo-Festival Centre in Abram-Village and Vanier Centre in Wellington. Tickets on sale from 7-9 p.m., draw at 9 p.m. For 19 and over.
7-9 p.m., May 19
New London Chase
Chase the Ace at New London Community Complex, 10227 Rte. 6. Friday nights, open at 7 p.m., draw at 9 p.m. Estimated jackpot: $74,900, with 12 cards left.
7 p.m., May 19
Summerside Legion Darts
Darts at Summerside Legion, starting at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, 8 p.m. on Saturday and 12 noon on Sunday.
7:30 p.m., May 19
Borden-Carleton Chase Ace
Chase the Ace draw every Friday at 8 p.m. at Royal Canadian Legion, Borden-Carleton Branch #10. Tickets on sale all week at Cerettis Grocery or at the Legion branch. Tickets: $5. Contact branch: 902-855-2660.
8 p.m., May 19
St. Eleanors Chase Ace
St. Eleanors Lions Club Chase the Ace draw. Don’t have to be present to win. Tickets: $5 for five tickets, available during week until draw at 8 p.m. Friday. Club opens daily at 4 p.m.
8 p.m., May 19
Indoor Flea Market
Indoor flea market/yard sale at Borden-Carleton Royal Canadian Legion with canteen sales and 50/50 draw. Free coffee and tea for vendors. Tables $10 each, contact Dianne at 902-437-2525 or Donna at 902-729-2028.
9 a.m.-12 p.m., May 20
Maker Space and Lego
DIY spaces where families can gather to create, invent and learn every Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 noon. Lego Club meets at 2:30 p.m. to have fun building with Lego. At Summerside Rotary Library in the Inspire Learning Centre.
10 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., May 20
West Prince Pro-Life staging another peaceful demonstration along Roy Boates Ave., Summerside, near Prince County Hospital.
11 a.m., May 20
Kitchen Party and Games
Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion at 3 p.m. featuring Jeff Coughlin. Also, fun shuffleboard at 12 noon and darts at 8 p.m. All 19 and over welcome.
12 noon, 3-6 and 8 p.m., May 20
Young Writers Group
Summerside Rotary Library’s Young Writers Group welcomes young people (from 10-18 years old) of all interests, abilities, and backgrounds who enjoy any form of writing. Spark ideas and explore creative writing exercises and techniques.
1 p.m., May 20
Authors Group Meeting
Western Author’s Group meeting from 1-4 p.m. in Key Room at Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St. Author Tom Mahoney talking about poetry Chapbooks. Any authors or anyone who enjoys writing stories, welcome to join western P.E.I’s writers group.
1-4 p.m., May 20
RCAF Chase the Ace
Chase the Ace draw at RCAF Wing in Summerside every Saturday. Tickets: $5 for five, available anytime at the bar. Don’t have to be present to win.
6 p.m., May 20
Two-hour performance by Prince County Fiddlers in celebration of National Fiddle Day, at Britannia Hall in Tyne Valley. Tickets: $5.
7:30-9:30 p.m., May 20
Helping Hands Jamboree
Helping Hands Band Jamboree at St. Anthony’s Hall, Route 2, Woodstock. Admission at the door. Music, fun and lunch.
7:30 p.m., May 20
Club 50 Dance
Dance every Saturday night at Club 50 in Abram-Village to country and old rock and roll music. Lunch and 50/50 draw. Admission $6. Anyone over 40 welcome.
8:30-11:30 p.m., May 20
Linkletter Flea Market
Indoor flea market featuring antiques, tools, local crafts, knitting, new and used items, at Linkletter Community Centre, 1670 Route 11, every Sunday 8 a.m.-1 p.m. For tables phone Kari at 902-786-9979. Free admission.
8 a.m.-1 p.m., May 21
Fun Darts at Legion
Fun darts at Summerside Legion commencing at noon.
12 p.m., May 21