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Get together with friends and look through your community happenings for some wicked ideas of things to do this week.
Get together with friends and look through your community happenings for some wicked ideas of things to do this week. - Contributed

MONDAY

Gentle Yoga

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

6-7 p.m., Aug. 27

Bluegrass and Acoustic Concert

Bluegrass and acoustic music concert featuring the Buchannan Family at Summerside Legion from 7 to 9 p.m. Open-mic performers on 7-7:30 p.m., have free admission. Admission: $5. A 50/50 draw and door prizes. Bring acoustic instruments for jam after concert.

7-9 p.m., Aug. 27

Backroad Ceilidh

Backroad Ceilidh at St. Nicholas Community Hall, 3699 Rte. 11. Summer ceilidh series every Monday evening at 7:30. Storytelling, traditional, East Coast and country music with host Jordan LeClair, Michael Richard and Connie LeClair. Special guests featured throughout summer. Admission $10. Doors open at 7 p.m. Find them on Facebook.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 27

Spring Valley Games

Spring Valley Community Hall cards and Crokinole parties Mondays at 7:30 p.m. All welcome. 50/50 draw and light lunch served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 27

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., Aug. 21

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., Aug. 21

Scottish Concerts

MacKinnon Homestead Scottish Ceilidh Concert Series runs on 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., Aug. 21

Toe Tappin’ Tunes Ceilidh

Toe Tappin’ Tunes ‘n Tales Ceilidh will be held at Britannia Hall, Tyne Valley. Musical entertainment by the Toe Tappin' houseband, 'Side by Each' (Cathy McFadyen Jackman. Jeff Coughlin and Al Peters). Emily Coughlin and Carolyn McKillop who will present "The Power of Folklore and Local History". Canteen service available.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 21

Bedeque Ceilidh

A ceilidh will be held at the Bedeque United Church Hall on Aug. 28 at 7:30 p.m. Roy MacCaull and Friends will provide entertainment. Admission is $6. Lunch will be served.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 28

WEDNESDAY

Concerts in the Garden

Concerts in the Garden series of outdoor concerts presented by Culture Summerside and Wyatt Heritage Properties Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., on grounds of Wyatt Heritage Properties in Summerside. Final week: Not All There, Irish pub band. Admission by donation. For details visit www.culturesummerside.com.

6:30-8:30 p.m., Aug. 29

Fiddling Ceilidhs

Louise Arsenault, Helen Bergeron and Jonathan Arsenault team up with fiddler Gary Chapman for weekly ceilidhs at Stanley Bridge Women’s Institute Hall at 4897 Rte. 224.

Wednesdays. Lively Acadian-style song and dance, Don Messer-style fiddling, Maritime music and more. Admission: $15 for adults, $10 for children at the door, or purchase in advance at www.peiceilidhs.com.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 29

Malpeque Ceilidh

Ceilidhs at Malpeque Women’s Institute Hall, Rte. 20. Every Wednesday until Aug. 29. Hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan with fiddler Andy Doucette, singer and guitarist, Shane Pendergast, and step-dancer Veronica Murray. Night of Celtic and Maritime music, fun and stories. Island strawberries and ice cream available at intermission. Adults $15, children under 12 $5. Doors open at 7 p.m.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 29

Musical evening in Alberton

Music event at Alberton Heritage Centre, 420 Church Street, featuring CountryHeart with

special guests Frank & Eileen Brown and Jerome Arsenault. Come out and enjoy the evening.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 29

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., Aug. 29

THURSDAY

Acazing Talent Competition

Acazing Talent Competition Aug. 30 at Evangeline Recreation Centre in Abram-Village. Three categories: under 12 years (prizes $150 and $75); 13-20 years (prizes $250 and $125) and over 21 years (prizes $400 and $200). Call 902-854-2091 or email pierrettedanse1@hotmail.com.

7 p.m., Aug. 30

Legion Karaoke

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

8 p.m., Aug. 30

FRIDAY

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., Aug. 31

Legion Darts

Darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 7 p.m.

7 p.m., Aug. 31

Elmsdale Music Night

Music evening at Elmsdale Community Centre, 1006 Dock Road. Entertainers: George Chaisson, Roger Chaisson, Leroy Hiltz, John McInnis, Dale Gaudet and Joe Doucette on stage. Toe tapping, hand clapping music and fun. 50/50 draw, canteen.

7:30 p.m., Aug. 31

SATURDAY

PCH Friendship Run

Lace-up your sneakers and get ready to run for the 17th annual Friendship Run for PCH. Registration is set for 8 a.m. The race will begin at 9 a.m. at the Wilmot Community Centre. Registration is $20.

8 a.m., Sept. 1

Legion Darts

Darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 8 p.m.

8 p.m., Sept. 1

Entertainment at Summerside Legion

Entertainment on Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018 features Back In Time from 2 to 5 p.m.

Historic Churches Tour

Second Tour of Historic Churches of the South Shore. Self-directed heritage tour of eight churches, organized by Canoe Cove Women’s Institute. Tickets $15 available from any member of WI or call Lois at 902-675-3428 or Prairie at 902-675-4909. Funds raised divided among participating churches to help with maintenance.

12-3:30 p.m., Aug. 25

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion from 2 to 5 p.m.

2-5 p.m., Aug. 25

Club 50 Dances

Saturday night dances at Club 50 in Abram-Village from 9 p.m. to 12 midnight. Lunch and 50/50 draw. Admission: $6.

9 p.m.-12 a.m., Aug. 25

Summerside Legion Darts

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

8 p.m., Aug. 25

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., Aug. 26

SUNDAY

Fun Darts

Fun darts at the Summerside Legion starting at 12 noon.

12 p.m., Sept. 2

Community Happenings are published daily and are for non-profit groups to publicize upcoming events. Keep submissions to less than 30 words. Email: newsroom@journalpioneer.com or drop submissions off at our Summerside office, 316 Water St., or at the Journal Pioneer Alberton bureau.

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