O’Leary Sewing Day
Sewing Day for Northern Lights Quilt Guild at O'Leary Community Complex.
9 a.m.-4 p.m., May 14
Rock & Talk Playgroup
Rock & Talk Playgroup hosted by Family Place, 75 Central St., Summerside, Mondays, for babies, toddlers and caregivers. Allow children and grown-ups chance to socialize. Staff co-ordinates activities, educational toys, healthy snack and Parent Child Mother Goose circle time. Call 902-436-1348 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30-11:30 a.m., May 14
Playgroups hosted by Family Place, at Kinkora Place, 45 Anderson St., Mondays 9:30-11:30 a.m. Children and grown-ups chance to socialize. Staff co-ordinates craft, educational toys, healthy snack and circle time. For info, drop into Family Place, call 902-436-1348 or email@example.com.
9:30-11:30 a.m., May 14
Megan Bernard giving workshop on sleep, hosted by East Prince Seniors Initiative, in ADL Room, lower level of Inspire Learning Centre, Summerside. Offering some sleep tips and chance to ask any questions.
10:30 a.m., May 14
Celebrate Recovery Program
Celebrate Recovery is Christ-centred recovery program. Every Monday evening at Summerside Church of the Nazarene, 156 Fitzroy St. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. Anyone with a hurt, habit or hang-up who wants to change in their life, invited to come out. No cost to attend. Facebook page: Celebrate Recovery in Summerside.
7 p.m., May 14
Legion Bluegrass Concert
Bluegrass & Acoustic Music concert at Summerside Legion featuring The Buchannan Family. Open-mike performers on 7-7:30 p.m. have free admission. Admission: $5. 50/50 draw and door prizes. Bring acoustic instruments for jam after concert.
7-9 p.m., May 14
Cribbage games Mondays 7 p.m. at Parkview Senior Citizens’ Club, 335 Central St., Summerside.
7 p.m., May 14
Wiggle, Giggle, Munch
Wiggle, Giggle & Munch family program hosted by Family Place, at Summerside Rotary Library Tuesdays 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., until May 22. Fun family program focusing on physical activity, nutrition and creativity. Designed for children aged 2-5 years and parents/caregivers. Register at Family Place, 902-436-1348 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30-11:30 a.m., May15
Chocolate Chip Day
Chocolate Chip Day at O’Leary Public Library. Chocolate Chip Day StoryTime at 10:30 a.m. Drop in with preschooler for some chocolate chip fun. Drop in from 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. to share and sample favourite chocolate chip recipes and learn origins of the chocolate chip.
10:30 and 11:30 a.m., May 15
St. Paul’s Bridge
Bridge players meet at St. Paul’s Church in Summerside Tuesdays at 12:45 p.m. for friendly game. All welcome.
12:45 p.m., May 15
Parkview Bingo and Cards
Bingo at 1 p.m. and Auction card games at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Parkview Seniors Club, 335 Central St., Summerside.
1 and 7 p.m., May 15
Handle With Care, fun and interactive free program to help parents/caregivers promote mental health of children from birth to 6 years, Tuesdays until June 26 at Family Place, Summerside. Program includes: free books, program materials and snacks. Limited number of childcare subsidies (to pay for offsite childcare) available to those who qualify. Register by calling 902-436-1348 or emailing email@example.com.
6-8 p.m., May 15
Listen to jam session and bring an instrument if you play every Tuesday night at The Shed. Free admission, adults any age. At Slemon Park Hotel and Conference Centre. Call Kim at 902-888-7192.
7-9 p.m., May 15
Summerside Legion Crib
Cribbage games begin at 7 p.m. at Summerside Legion.
7 p.m., May 15
Playgroups hosted by Family Place, at Murray Christian Centre, School St., Kensington. Wednesdays 9:30-11:30 a.m. Chance for children and grown-ups to socialize. Staff co-ordinates craft, educational toys, healthy snack and circle time. Register at Family Place, call 902-436-1348 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30-11:30 a.m., May 16
Prenatal, Breastfeeding Groups
Bosom Buddies breastfeeding support group, 10-11:30 a.m. Nursing babies and toddlers welcome. New Beginnings Prenatal Group for expectant parents, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Free. Prenatal topics plus food supplements, nutritious supper, Baby Box bassinet and infant clothing included. At Family Place, 75 Central St., Summerside, Wednesdays. Register at Family Place, call 902-436-1348 or email email@example.com.
10 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., May 16
Chase the Ace
Silver Fox Chase the Ace, in aid of Junior Curling and Sailing, draw every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. Jackpot now: $25,190 with 10 cards remaining. Do not have to be present to win. Purchase tickets at Silver Fox, D. Alex MacDonald Ltd. or Waugh’s Food Centre.
8:30 p.m., May 16
Beyond the Bump Postnatal Group at Family Place, 75 Central St., Summerside, Thursdays. Group for new parents, free. Onsite childcare, food supplements for breastfeeding moms, snacks, baby/toddler clothing. Meet at CUP last Thursday of month for swim with baby (Diaper Fit) and last Friday of month for movie (Stars & Strollers). Register at Family Place, call 902-436-1348 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
9:30-11:30 a.m., May 17
Enjoy stories and activities at Family Storytime for children 3 to 5 years every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Summerside Rotary Library in Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.
10:30 a.m., May 17
Cards at Parkview
Canasta card games at 1 p.m. and Auction card games at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Parkview Seniors Club, 335 Central St., Summerside.
1 and 7 p.m., May 17
Summerside Legion Karaoke
Karaoke at Summerside Legion, starting at 8 p.m.
8 p.m., May 17
Ryan Cook Concert
ECMA winner, Ryan Cook, singer/songwriter of folk and country music from Nova Scotia, presents show at Village musical acadien. Opening act: Jenna-Marie Gallant from Rustico. Admission: $15. 50/50 draw and lunch available.
8 p.m., May 18
Needle Craft Club
Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework at Needle Craft Club. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting, new projects to try. Bring own needle-craft paraphernalia. At Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.
2 p.m., May 24
Walk for Alzheimer’s
Alzheimer Society of P.E.I.’s Walk for Alzheimer’s at Credit Union Place in Summerside, also at Victoria Park Pavilion, Charlottetown. 12 p.m. registration, 12:30 p.m. welcome and warmup, 1 p.m. walk start time. Registration now open. Visit www.walkpei.ca or request fundraising kit by calling 902-370-3136 or emailing email@example.com
1 p.m., May 27
Community Happenings are published daily and are for non-profit groups to publicize upcoming events. Keep submissions to less than 30 words. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or drop submissions off at our Summerside office, 316 Water St., or at the Journal Pioneer Alberton bureau.