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There's lots of music, dancing and other fun activities listed in the Prince County Community Happenings. –123RF Photo
There's lots of music, dancing and other fun activities listed in the Prince County Community Happenings. –123RF Photo - Contributed

FRIDAY

Afternoon movie

Movie screening at the Parkview Seniors Club, Sept. 21 at 3 p.m. Movie is “Hidden Figures.” Pizza and cards following the movie. Free to all seniors in the area.

3 p.m., Sept. 21

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. 21

Legion Darts

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

7 p.m., Sept. 21

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. 21

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. 22

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. 15

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. 15

Church sale

There will be a free giant bargain sale from 9 to 11 a.m. on Sept. 22 at the Summerside Baptist Church (located on Church Street in Summerside). All items are free. To donate items drop them off at the church 219 Church Street from Sept. 17 to 20 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. or Sept. 19 to 21 from 6 to 8 p.m. Only accepting items that are useful and in good condition.

9 a.m., Sept. 22

Legion Kitchen Party

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

2-5 p.m., Sept. 22

Fall Flavours

Come take part in the Fall Flavors Festival which will be held at the Village musical acadien at 6 p.m. An evening of sampling delicious mussels, oysters, seafood chowder, bar clams and traditional Acadian dishes is sure to satisfy your seafood cravings.

Culinary competition and musical entertainment will also be at hand. Cost is $35 plus tax.

6 p.m., Sept. 22

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. 22

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. 22

Monthly Barn Dance

The next monthly barn dance is set for Saturday, Sept. 22 at Barnone Brewery in Rose Valley – 4248 Route. 225. Callers are Ward MacDonald and Marion Copleston. Food available starting at 6 p.m., dance begins at 8 p.m. Minors welcome until 8 p.m. Admission is $10

8 p.m., Sept. 22

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. 23

Fall Flavours

Enjoy a selection of our favourite bar-clam dishes along with many breakfast and traditional food items while enjoying the music of several Acadian performers on stage. You can join the fun from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. General admission is $ 15.95 plus tax.

10 a.m., Sept. 23

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. 23

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. 23

Music in St. Louis

A night of music in St. Louis. Held at the community centre. Musicians include The Harper Family. Concert begins at 7:30 p.m. Admission is $5.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 23

MONDAY

Rock and Talk Playgroup

The Rock and Talk Playgroup for babies and toddlers will be held Mondays from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. at 75 Central Street. The group hosted by Family Place allows children and grown-ups a chance to connect and socialize. Children get the opportunity to practice their social skills in a safe, familiar setting. For more information drop in to Family place or call 902-436-1348 or email familyplace@eastlink.ca.

9:30 to 11:15 a.m., Sept. 24

Kinkora Playgroup

Mondays, held at 45 Anderson Street, Kinkora, Seniors Room of Kinkora place, children and grownups invited to connect and socialize.

9:30 to 11:15 a.m., Sept. 24

Parkview Seniors Club

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

1:30 p.m., Sept. 24

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. 24

Bluegrass and Acoustic concert

A Bluegrass & Acoustic Music Concert, featuring Blue Zone with John Campbell, Mim Murphy, Gary Arsenault and Dave Millar will be held Monday night, Sept. 24, at the Summerside Legion, from 7 to 9 p.m. Open mic performers from 7 to 7:30 p.m. have free admission. Admission is $5. 50/50 and door prizes up for grabs.

7 p.m., Sept. 24

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. 24

TUESDAY

Exercises at Wilmot

Exercises at Wilmot Community Centre will resume on Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 10 to 11 a.m. Sessions are free. For more information call 902-436-2020.

10 a.m., Sept. 25

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. 25

Parkview Bingo

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

1 p.m., Sept. 25

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. 25

Parkview Auction

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

7 p.m., Sept. 25

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. 25

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. 25

Legion Cribbage Games

A season of crib Tuesdays at the Summerside Legion.

7 p.m., Sept. 25

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association meeting

Fall meeting for the Canadian Hard of Hearing Association, P.E.I. Chapter in the CE Hall of North Tryon Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, Sept. 25 at 9:30 a.m.

9:30 a.m., Sept. 25

Parent-Child Mother Goose Program

For infants under two-years-old and their parent is being hosted by Family Place, 75 Central Street, Summerside Tuesdays 10-11:15 am., Sept. 25 to Oct. 30, 2018

10 a.m., Sept. 25

Author Reading

Listen to Jim Swain as he reads from his book “Why Me? – One man’s journey from unwanted to loved” at Alberton Public Library.

7 p.m., Sept. 25

Bedeque Ceilidh

A ceilidh will be held at the Bedeque United Church, set for Sept. 25 at 7:30 p.m. Murphy’s Law will provide entertainment. Admission is $6 lunch served. This will be the last ceilidh of the year.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 25

WEDNESDAY

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. 26

Legion Trivia

Trivia with Carmen Reeves at the Summerside Legion. Test your knowledge for prizes. $2 per person.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 26

Community choir started

Tyne Valley and Area Community Choir will begin their fall session of Wednesday, Sept. 26 at 7 p.m. in the music room of Ellerslie Elementary School. No auditions required to join. For further information contact Barbara Burleigh – 902-831-2600.

7 p.m., Sept. 26

THURSDAY

Exercises at Wilmot

Exercises at Wilmot Community Centre will resume on Tuesdays, and Thursdays, 10 to 11 a.m. Sessions are free. For more information call 902-436-2020.

10 a.m., Sept. 27

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. 27

Legion Karaoke

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

8 p.m., Sept. 27

FRIDAY

Music in Elmsdale

Music night at the Elmsdale Community Centre, Friday, Sept. 28 starting at 7:30 p.m.

Entertainment includes Roger Chaisson, Dale Gaudet, George Chaisson, John MacInnis, Leroy Hiltz and Joe Doucette. 50/50 and canteen available.

1006 Dock Road, Elmsdale.

7:30 p.m., Sept. 28

SATURDAY

Shuffleboard tournament

Shuffleboard tournament set for Sept. 29 at the Summerside Legion starting at 12 p.m.

12 p.m., Sept. 29

Legion Kitchen Party

A kitchen party at the Summerside Legion from 2 to 5 p.m., featuring Urban Gillis and Billy McInnis.

2 p.m., Sept. 29

Roast Beef Dinner

Roast Beed Dinner at St. Eleanors Lions Club. Eat in or take out. Tickets sold in advance. Call 902-436-9380 after 4 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for children under 12. Proceeds for Community Services.

4 to 6 p.m., Sept. 29

Tyne Valley Roast Beef Supper

Roast beef supper at the Tyne Valley Firehall, Saturday, Sept. 29 from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. in aid of Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church.

4:30 to 6:30 p.m., Sept. 29

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. 29

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. 29

SUNDAY

Fun Darts

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

12 p.m., Sept. 30

Men of the Century concert

Enjoy a wonderful evening of music on Sunday, Sept. 30 as Men of the Century perform songs made famous by Johnny Cash, Ronnie Milsap, George Jones, and many more. This promises to be a great night of music and laughter. Admission is $12 at the door and light lunch provided.

7 p.m., Sept. 30

WEDNESDAY

Walking/Nordic Walking

Start a healthy habit at the new walking park at the head of the Confederation Trail, Alberton. Warm-up exercises and extra Nordic poles available.

9:30 a.m., Oct. 3

Toastmasters meeting

Toastmasters has resumed for the 2018/2019 year. Group meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Runs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Community Connections, 701 Water Street W.

6 p.m., Oct. 3

THURSDAY

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. Book up for discussion is “A Man Called Ove” by Frederik Backman.

7 p.m., Oct. 4

FRIDAY

Ukulele Fun

Yes "uke" can be a musician. Join in this beginner's class. You need to bring your own ukulele. Alberton Public Library.

1 p.m. Oct. 5

MONDAY

Bridge Lesson

Summerside Duplicate Bridge Club is offering free lessons for beginners during the months of October and November. First session is Oct. 15 starting at 10 a.m. and will be held at St. Eleanors Community Centre. To register contact Carol Mann at 902-436-2224 or club manager Duncan McKillop at 902-436-4561.

10 a.m., Oct. 15

WEDNESDAY

Toastmasters meeting

Toastmasters has resumed for the 2018/2019 year. Group meets on the first and third Wednesday of each month. Runs from 6 to 8 p.m. at Community Connections, 701 Water Street W.

6 p.m., Oct. 17

THURSDAY

Eptek Centre’s Lunchtime Film series

The films, mostly travelogues, are screened Thursdays at noon. “The Natural Curiosities of Europe” (52 min.) distributed by Powersports/Millenium International.

Oct. 18, 12 p.m.  

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