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THURSDAY

Family Storytime

Family Storytime with stories and activities for children aged 3 to 5 years. Every Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at Summerside Rotary Library in the Inspire Learning Centre (57 Central St.)

10:30 a.m., Sept. 6

Eptek Book Club

Eptek Centre Book Club returns with meeting to discuss participants’ individual summer reading. Monthly meetings continue on first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. at Eptek Art & Culture Centre, Summerside. New members welcome. For information call 902-888-8373, visit www.peimuseum.com or www.facebook.com/EptekCentre.

7 p.m., Sept. 6

Lot 7 Ceilidh

The Lot 7 ceilidh for Thursday Sept. 6, will feature Roy MacCaull and Kim Tuplin who

have been a popular duo for the past two years. Show will take place in St. Mark's hall in Burton, Western P.E.I. on Rte. 14. The hall is wheelchair accessible. Admission is charged at the door and it includes a lunch and door prizes.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 6

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at Summerside Royal Canadian Legion, starting at 8 p.m.

8 p.m., Sept. 6

FRIDAY

Taste and Learn Class

Join Sobeys dietitian for free Taste and Learn…Corn! class. Taste test food of the month and take home recipes. Class at Sobeys Summerside. Register by emailing margaret.young@sobeys.com or calling 902-436-6731.

11 a.m.-12 p.m., Sept. 7

Evangeline Chase Ace

Chase the Ace draw every Friday at Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village, organized by Evangeline Recreation Centre, Acadian Musical Village and Mont-Carmel Parish. Entertainment from 8 to 9 p.m. Free admission. Adults only.

7 to 9 p.m., Sept. 7

Concert in Port Hill

Highway 2 in concert at King George Hall Port Hill on Friday Sept. 7 at 7:30 p.m. featuring old time music with Esther Maclean, Trudy Corbett Hughes, Cindy Arsenault, Dorothy Farrish and Blair Strongman. Admission is 5 dollars. 50/50 and light lunch available. Proceeds for the hall.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 7

Lions Chase the Ace

St. Eleanors Lions Club Chase the Ace. Draw every Friday at 8 p.m. Tickets: $5. Don’t have to be present to win.

8 p.m., Sept. 7

SATURDAY

Imagination Station

Imagination Station, DIY space where families can gather to create, invent, and learn. Every Saturday at 10 a.m. at Summerside Rotary Library in Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.

10 a.m., Sept. 8

Family Book Club

Bookworms Family Book Club for children ages 5 to 9 and their special older person they like to share books with. Books selected so readers, with help, can read and share thoughts on the book. Special activities follow discussion. At Summerside Rotary Library in Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.

1:30 p.m., Sept. 8

Jumble Bargain Sale

Clearance Sale at Jumble Bargain Basement in Victoria West United Church CE Centre from Saturday, Sept. 1, to closing day Sunday, Sept. 16. Fill garbage bag of clothes for $5. Fill shopping bag of clothes for $2. All other items as priced.

Sept. 1-16

Ceilidh in the Brae

Ceilidh in the Brae at Immaculate Conception Parish Hall, Brae. Freewill offering as admission. Includes lunch and 50/50 draw.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 8

Legion Darts

Darts at Summerside Legion Saturdays at 8 p.m. Also, on Sundays at 12 noon and Fridays starting at 7 p.m.

8 p.m., Sept. 8

Club 50 Dances

Saturday night dances at Club 50 in Abram-Village from 9 p.m. to 12 midnight. Music by Leonard Coughlin, DJ from Summerside. Lunch and 50/50 draw. Admission: $6.

9 p.m.-12 a.m., Sept. 8

Legion Kitchen Party

Entertainment at Summerside Legion featuring Sandra Jones from 2 to 5 p.m. All 19 and over welcome.

2-5 p.m., Sept. 8

New London Ceilidh

Ceilidh at New London Women’s Institute Hall, Rte. 6. Entertainers: Trudy Corbett- Hughes, Mary Cousins, Sheila Forsyth, Roy Kristiansen, and the Island Girls. Light lunch served and 50/50 draw. Wheelchair accessible hall. Proceeds in aid of hall upkeep. 

7:30 p.m., Sept. 8

Helping Hands Jamboree

Helping Hands Band Jamboree at St. Anthony’s Hall on Route 2, Woodstock. Admission at the door. Music, fun and lunch.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 8

SUNDAY

Indoor Flea Market

Flea market featuring antiques, tools, local crafts, knitting, new and used items, at Linkletter Community Centre, 1670 Route 11, every Sunday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. For tables phone 902-724-0914 and leave message. Free admission.

8 a.m.-1 p.m., Sept. 9

Fall museum hours

The Bedeque Area Historical Museum, William Callbeck Centre, Central Bedeque is open on Sundays 1-4 pm until October 14, with special free admission. There is a new exhibit on the Loyalist settlement of the Bedeque Bay area. Other exhibits are on the Borden ferry service (1917-1997), Callbeck’s Store (1899-1991), and the way of life of the Mi’kmaq on the Island up to 1900. Also displayed is the Red Barn collection of Howard Clark, relating to the social history of the area.

Lego Club

Come in and have fun building with Lego. New day and time: every Sunday from 1 to 4 p.m. at Summerside Rotary Library in Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.

1-4 p.m., Sept. 9

Kensington People’s Cemetery

Seventh annual Kensington People’s Cemetery Memorial Service. Bring lawn chair. If raining, service at St. Mark’s Anglican Church, Victoria St. East, Kensington.

2 p.m., Sept. 9

Genealogy Club

Interested in researching your family tree? Join lively Genealogy Club at Summerside Rotary Library. Meetings for sharing tips, ideas, and resources and occasionally have guest speakers. P.E.I. Public Library System recently acquired Ancestry (online family history resource), free to use on library computers. At Inspire Learning Centre, 57 Central St.

2 p.m., Sept. 9

Music at St. Louis Community Centre

Music at the St. Louis Community Centre. Musicians are Roy MacCaull, Kim Tuplin and Steven Perry. Show starts at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5. Perry will launch his first CD at the show.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 9

MONDAY

Parkview Seniors Club

Parkview Seniors Club meeting Monday, Sept. 10 at 1:30 p.m. First meeting of the fall.

Gentle Yoga

Join Karen Langevin for one-hour class perfect for beginners, seniors or those coming back to yoga or looking for gentle practice. Leave feeling relaxed and rejuvenated and with wider range of flexibility. Bring a mat and small blanket or beach towel. $5 per class. At Slemon Park Plaza. Contact: Kim at 902-888-7192.

6-7 p.m., Sept. 10

Bluegrass and Acoustic Concert

A bluegrass and acoustic music concert, featuring Sandra and Rickey Jones, will be held Monday night, Sept. 10, at the Summerside Legion from 7 - 9 p.m. Open mic performers, 7 - 7:30 p.m., have free admission. Admission is $5. There is also a 50/50 draw and door prizes. Come, bring a friend and acoustic instruments for a jam after the concert.

Spring Valley Games Night

Spring Valley Community Hall hosting Card and Crokinole Party Mondays at 7:30 p.m. A 50/50 draw and light lunch served.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 10

St. Louis Music Night

Music night at St. Louis Community Centre. Admission: $5. Entertainment and light lunch in air-conditioned centre.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 10

TUESDAY

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., Sept. 11

Parkview Bingo

Parkview Seniors Club hosts friendly bingo games at Tuesdays at 1 p.m.

1 p.m., Sept. 11

Wiggle Giggle Read

Wiggle Giggle Read offers rhymes, songs and playtime activities for babies 0-36 months and their caregivers. Every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. and Friday at 10:30 a.m. at Summerside Rotary Library in Inspire Learning Centre (57 Central St.)

1:30 p.m., Sept. 11

Parkview Auction

Parkview Seniors Club hosts weekly auctions Tuesdays at 7 p.m. and Thursdays at 7 p.m.

7 p.m., Sept. 11

The Shed at Slemon Park

Listen to jam session and bring an instrument if you play. Every Tuesday night, free admission, for adults any age. At Slemon Park Hotel and Conference Centre. Contact: Kim at 902-888-7192.

7-9 p.m., Sept. 11

Scottish Concerts

MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidh Concert Series runs Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m. until Oct. 2 at MacKinnon Homestead Grounds, 31228 Route 2, Richmond. For more information call 902-854-3513.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 11

Bedeque Ceilidh

A ceilidh is at Bedeque United Church Hall, Sept. 11, 7:30 p.m. with

Treble Makers to provide the entertainment. Admission is $6, lunch

served.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 11

WEDNESDAY

Filmworks Summerside

Filmworks Summerside opens Season Seven with the film “Puzzle”. All Filmworks screenings take place at Cineplex Cinemas Summerside starting at 6:30 pm. Tickets and season passes available at the door. More information on Facebook.

6:30 p.n., Sept. 12

Legion Crib

Cribbage games starting again Sept. 12 at Summerside Legion at 7 p.m. on Wednesdays.

7 p.m., Sept. 12

St. Lukes Kitchen Party

Kitchen Parties continue at St. Lukes, O'Leary Corner, On Sept. 12, Roy McCaull and Kim Tuplin. Wheelchair accessible, air conditioned, and comfortable seating. Lunch is also served.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 12

Chase the Ace

Silver Fox Chase the Ace, in aid of Junior Curling and Sailing and Summerside Firefighters Association. Draw every Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. 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., Sept. 12

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