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Mid-week Prince County Community Happenings

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WEDNESDAY

Quilting Club

Come in and enjoy quilting with other quilters. All skill levels are welcome to come in for help or just to discuss quilting techniques. Please provide your own sewing machines and supplies. Wednesdays at Summerside Rotary Library.

10 a.m., Dec. 5

Kuddles for Kids

Meets on the first and second Wednesday of the month. Make teddy bears for children in Canada that have had traumatic experiences and children abroad that are also in need of comfort. Group gathers at St. Mary’s Hall on Summer Street from 1 to 4 p.m.

1 p.m., Dec. 5

Kensington Mayor and Council swearing in

The incoming Kensington Town Mayor and Council to be sworn into office at Kensington Town Hall.

6 – 7 p.m., Dec. 5

Choir Performance

The Tyne Valley and Area Community Choir will present their Cantata, "Holy Child" at Gordon Memorial United Church in Alberton. Freewill offering for local charities. All are welcome.

7 p.m., Dec. 5

THURSDAY

Beyond the Bump Postnatal Group

Come, connect and receive onsite childcare, food supplements for breastfeeding moms, and more at the CUP the last Thursday of every month. To register, drop in to Family Place, call 902-436-1348 or familyplace@eastlink.ca.

9:30 a.m., Dec. 6

Family Storytime

Come in and enjoy stories and activities for children 3 to 5 years. Every Thursday at Inspire Learning Centre.

10:30 a.m., Dec. 6

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at Summerside Legion with Clayton Gallant. Contest underway.

8 p.m., Dec. 6

FRIDAY

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come in for rhymes, songs, and playtime activities for babies 0-36 months and their caregivers. Every Friday at Inspire Learning Centre.

10:30 a.m., Dec. 7

Women’s Employability Session

East Prince Women’s Information Centre at 109 Water Street, Summerside. This program runs for 12 weeks and pays a training allowance Child Care and Transportation allowance for those who qualify Interested – call 902-436-9856 or email: epwic@eastlink.ca or Facebook.

11 a.m., Dec. 7

Christmas tea

Tea, bake and craft sale at Gordon Memorial United Church Hall in Alberton. Tickets available at the door, $7 per person.

11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Dec. 7

Evangeline Chase the Ace

Every Friday at Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village. Doors open at 7 p.m. Draw at 9 p.m. Adults only.

7 p.m., Dec 7

Darts at Summerside Legion

Darts games held at Summerside legion, Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and fun darts at noon.

7:30 p.m., Dec. 7

Elmsdale Music Night

Music at Elmsdale Community Centre. Music by Roger Chaisson, Dale Gaudet, John MacInnis, LeRoy Hiltz and George Chaisson. Canteen and 50/50 available.

7:30 p.m., Dec. 7

SATURDAY

Imagination Station

This is a DIY space where families can gather to create, invent and learn. Every Saturday at Inspire Learning Centre.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Dec. 8

Christmas Coffee Party

Lot 16 UCW will host their Christmas Coffee Party at Lot 16 United Church. Everyone welcome.

10 a.m. to 12 p.m., Dec. 8

Time Traveler Day

Have you ever dreamt about time travel? Dress up as a character from the past or the future and join in with other travelers for present day fun.

11 a.m., Dec. 8

Bookworms Family Book Club

Book club for children ages 5 to 9 and their loved one they like to share books with. Books are selected so that children can read and share their thoughts on the book. At Inspire Learning Centre.

1:30 p.m., Dec. 8

Summerside Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party, Saturdays at Summerside Legion from 2 to 5 p.m.ee Features Eddy Quinn.

2 p.m., Dec. 8

Legion Darts

Darts games held at Summerside legion, Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and fun darts at noon on Sundays.

8 p.m., Dec. 8

SUNDAY

Flea Market

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

And leave message. Free admission.

8 a.m., Dec. 9

Lego Club

Come in and have fun building with Lego. Every Sunday at Inspire Learning Centre.

1 to 4 p.m., Dec. 9

Acoustic Music Jam

Every Sunday at the Acadian Musical Village (Expo Centre) in Abram-Village. Admission is $3. Must be 19 and older. Door prize, 50/50 available. Supper served at 5 p.m.

2 p.m., Dec. 9

Fun Darts

Darts games held at Summerside legion, Fridays at 7:30 p.m., Saturdays at 8 p.m. and fun darts at noon on Sundays.

12 p.m., Dec. 9

Genealogy Club

Interest in Genealogy? Join local club at Summerside Rotary Library Inspire Learning Centre. During meetings members share tips, ideas, and resources.

2 p.m., Dec. 9

Rockin’ Little Christmas

Phase II and Friends will present Christmas concert. Fun afternoon of hilday favourites. Tickets are $12 available at the door. Summerside Presbyterian Church 130 Victoria Rd.

2 p.m., Dec. 9

Choir Performance

The Tyne Valley & Area Community Choir will present their Cantata, “Holy Child” at Central Street Christian Church. Freewill offering for local charities. All are welcome.

3 p.m., Dec. 9

Sing Noel!

Summerisde Community Choir at Trinity United Church. Evening of classic Christmas carols.

7 p.m., Dec. 9

MONDAY

Sewing Day

Sewing Day for Northern Lights Quilt Guild at O’Leary Community Complex.

9 a.m., to 4 p.m., Dec. 10

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. 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., Dec. 10

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., Dec. 10

Parkview Seniors Club meeting

Guest speaker will inform members on wills and power of attorney. At Parkview Senior’s Centre.

1:30 p.m., Dec. 10

Gentle Yoga

Every Monday an hour-long class for beginners, seniors or those looking to come back into yoga with a gentle practice. All you need is a mat and a small blanket or beach towel. Slemon Park Plaza. Questions? Call 902-888-7192. $5 per class.

6 to 7 p.m., Dec. 10

Bluegrass night

Bluegrass and acoustic concert featuring the Treble Makers with Tillie MacLeod, Cindy Ellans-Arsenault and Gail DesRoches. Held at Summerside Legion. Admission is $5. Open mic, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.

7 – 9 p.m., Dec. 10

TUESDAY

Parent/Child Mother Goose program

For children ages 2 to 5 years old Tuesdays from Nov. 13 to Dec. 18, 10 to 11:15 a.m. Held at Family Place, 75 Central Street, Summerside.

10 a.m., Dec. 11

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come in for rhymes, songs, and playtime activities for babies 0-36 months and their caregivers. Every Tuesday at Inspire Learning Centre.

1:30 p.m., Dec.11

#Teen crafts

Club for teams ages 13 to 19 years old. Come and have fun, let imaginations soar and put a unique spin on monthly craft. Held at Inspire Learning Centre.

4 p.m., Dec. 11

Bedtime Stories for the Holidays

Bring the family for bedtime stories and other fun activities. At Summerside Rotary Library.

6 p.m., Dec. 11

Crib at Summerside Legion

Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.

7 p.m., Dec. 11

The Shed

Come listen to a jam session and bring an instrument if you play. Every Tuesday night, free admission, adults any age. Slemon Park hotel and conference centre. Questions? Call 902-888-7192.

7 to 9 p.m., Dec. 11

Legion Crib

Weekly cribbage games at Summerside Legion.

 7 p.m., Dec. 11

THURSDAY

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and get inspiration for new projects. Held at Inspire Learning Centre.

2 p.m., Dec. 13

SATURDAY

Western Authors Group (W.A.G.)

Enjoy writing? Come meet new people, share ideas and feedback with other aspiring authors. At Inspire Learning Centre.

1 p.m., Dec. 15

Book Wars

Tweens ages 10 to 14 are invited to join in the war of books. Each month a selection of book are chosen and then defended by the reader at the next meeting. At Inspire Learning Centre.

1:30 p.m., Dec. 15

SUNDAY

Toys for Tots drive

Toys for Tots has partnered with Island Boyz and Off the Wallz for a toy drive. Get in to the trampoline park for $5 when you donate a toy. Activities all day. 50/50 draw available. Reserve spot at 902-436-8760.

10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m., Dec. 16

Christmas Choir Concert

“A Very Forte Christmas” presented by Forte Men’s Choir, featuring new carols, twists on classics and lesser known gems. Tickets are $10 at the door. Portion of admission will go to Presbyterian World Service & Development. Summerside Presbyterian Church.

2:30 p.m., Dec. 16

MONDAY

Trivia Night

Come test your knowledge with trivia night at the library. At Summerside Rotary Library.

6:30 p.m., Dec. 17

TUESDAY

Holiday Hijinks

Ho-Ho-Hold on to your hats kids because you’re going to be blown away by fun crafts. Ages 6 to 14. At Inspire Learning Centre.

3 p.m., Dec. 18

R.A.D. Club

A book club with a twist. Read books you like that fit with the current theme and discuss them with other teens. Ages 13 to 19 welcome. At Inspire Learning Centre.

4 p.m., Dec. 18

THURSDAY

MS Self Help Group

Do you have multiple sclerosis? Come and converse with other people who live with MS. New members welcome. At Inspire Learning Centre.

2 p.m., Dec. 20

THURSDAY

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and get inspiration for new projects. Held at Inspire Learning Centre.

2 p.m., Dec. 27

SATURDAY

Adult Book Club

Join lively discussion about some of today’s most thought-provoking books. Pick up a copy of latest book club selection at circulation desk. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., Dec. 29

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