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Prince County Community Happenings: Feb. 11

There's lots to do. For more ideas check out the Prince County Community Happenings. – 123RF Stock Photo
There's lots to do. For more ideas check out the Prince County Community Happenings. – 123RF Stock Photo - Contributed
SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. —

MONDAY

Parkview Meeting

Monthly meeting at Parkview Seniors Club.

1:30 p.m., Feb. 11

Trivia Night

Come test your knowledge with trivia night at the library. At Inspire Learning Centre.

6:30 p.m., Feb. 11

Age-friendly Community Meeting

Building Age-Friendly and Inclusive Communities bilingual town hall meeting at Emerald Community Centre. Everyone welcome. Questions? Call Marcy at 902-303-6444. Storm Date Feb. 13

6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Feb. 11

Parkview Cribbage

Cribbage games at Parkview Seniors Club.

7p.m., Feb. 11

TUESDAY

Seniors Writing Course

Free writing course for seniors held at Maple Leaf Seniors’ Club at Kinkora Place. Held Tuesdays and Fridays from Feb. 12 to March 5. Journals are provided. Upbeat course to help those who would like to record important stories about their lives. Instructor is Maureen Pendergast. Seating is limited. To reserve a seat, contact Joan at 902-887-2852.

9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Feb. 12

Healthy Weight program

Join the Sobeys Dietician for six-week Healthy Weigh program. Ditch the diet and learn to eat well and lose weight healthily. Every Tuesday at Sobeys Summerside. Register by emailing margaret.young@sobeys.com or calling 902-436-6731.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Feb. 12

Bridge games

St. Paul’s Church in Summerside. Every Tuesday. Partner is not required. All are welcome.

12:45 p.m., Feb. 12

Parkview Bingo

Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday.

1 p.m., Feb. 12

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come to the Inspire Learning Centre for rhymes, songs and playtime activities for babies 0-36 months and their caregivers. Every Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. and Fridays at 10:30 a.m.

1:30 p.m., Feb. 12

Seniors at The Library

Seniors drop by to explore all options the library has for you. Great ways to save money, declutter your house, learn new skills and meet great people. Held at O’Leary Public Library.

1:30 p.m., Feb. 12

Cupid rhymes with Stupid

Head to Inspire Learning centre for an anti-Valentine’s Day program. Enjoy treats and unique crafts. For ages 13 to 19. Pre-registration is required by calling or messaging library Facebook page.

4 p.m., Feb. 12

Kids Code Club

Multi-week program where children can build their programming skills by following step-by-step instructions to create animations, games, websites and more. For ages 8 to 12. Held at Inspire Learning centre. Also on Feb. 12 and 19.

6 p.m., Feb. 12

Crib at Summerside Legion

Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.

7 p.m., Feb. 12

Parkview Cards

Auction (card) games at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday and Thursday.

7 p.m., Feb. 12

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., Feb. 12

WEDNESDAY

Filling your bucket

All are invited to learn how to fill a personal bucket with kindness and respect through interactive tai chi presentation, fun activities and prizes. Celebrate Family Violence Prevention and wear Purple. Held at Alberton Public Library.

10:30 a.m., Feb. 13

Line Dancing

Line dancing at Parkview Seniors Club.

1 p.m., Feb. 13

Kuddles for Kids

Kuddles for kids program hosting meeting at St. Mary’s Hall, Summer Street, Summerside. Making teddy bears for children in need here and abroad. For more information call Heather Johnston at 902-724-5309.

1 to 4 p.m., Feb. 13

T.OP.S. Meeting

T.O.P.S. PE 4189 Kensington meets Wednesdays at the Holy Family Parish Centre, 30 Pleasant Street. Weigh in is 6 to 7 p.m. Meeting at 7 p.m. For more information call Evelyn Woodside at 902-836-5639.

6 p.m., Feb. 13

Parkview Ceilidh

At Parkview Seniors Club. Featuring Roy McCaul and Friends. Entrance is $5, includes light lunch. If school is cancelled due to weather, ceilidh is cancelled.  

7:30 p.m., Feb. 13

THURSDAY

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting new projects. Bring your own needle craft paraphernalia. Also on Feb. 28. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., Feb. 14

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at Summerside Legion with Clayton Gallant.

8 p.m., Feb. 14

FRIDAY

Cooking to Quit

Join Sobeys dietician for a free four-week Cooking to Quit cessation program, in partnership with P.E.I. Cancer Society. Enjoy a meal get tips for managing side effects of quitting tobacco. Held at Sobeys Summerside. Email margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731 to register.

11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Feb. 15

Parkview Potluck

Potluck social, movie and games. All seniors welcome.

3 p.m., Feb. 15

Valentine’s Day Dinner

Meal at Village musical acadien in Abram-Village. Four-course meal prepared by head chef Andrew Fisk. $35 per person. Reservation required no later than Feb. 14. For a seat email info@villagemusical.com or call 902-854-2072.

6 p.m., Feb. 15

Music Night

Music at Elmsdale Community Centre. Music by Roger Chaisson, Joe Doucette, Dale Gaudet, John McInnis, Leroy Hiltz and George Chaisson. Canteen and 50/50 available. Held at 1006 Dock Road Elmsdale.

7:30 p.m., Feb. 15

Legion Darts

Darts at Summerside Legion.

7:30 p.m., Feb. 15

SATURDAY

Imagination Station

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., Feb. 16

Music Day

Music at O’Leary Community Centre. Music by Victor and Cathy Doucette, Alphy and Steven Perry. Admission is $5.

2 to 4 p.m., Feb. 16

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion. Featuring Larry Campbell.

2 to 5 p.m., Feb. 16

International Folk Dancing Group

Are you interested in learning different dances from around the world? Come join the international folk dancing group on Saturdays. No experience necessary and no partners required. New members always welcome. At Summerside Rotary Library.

6 p.m., Feb. 16

International Folk Dancing Group

Are you interested in learning different dances from around the world? Come join the international folk dancing group on Saturdays. No experience necessary and no partners required. New members always welcome. At Summerside Rotary Library.

6 p.m., Feb. 16

Legion Darts

Darts at Summerside Legion. Every Saturday. Also Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Sundays at noon.

8 p.m., Feb. 16

Fallback band at Wellington Legion

The band Fallback will perform at Wellington Legion Branch 17. Advance tickets are onsale now for $10, or available at the door for $12.

9 p.m. to 12 a.m., Feb. 16

SUNDAY

Indoor Flea Market

Flea market featuring antiques, tools, local crafts, knitting and other items at Linkletter Community Centre. Every Sunday. For tables call 902-724-0917. Free admission.

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Feb. 17

Fun Darts

Fun darts at Summerside Legion. Every Sunday. Dart games also Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 p.m.

12 p.m., Feb. 17

Lego Club

Come by Inspire Learning Centre every Sunday for fun building with Lego.

1 to 4 p.m., Feb. 17

Twisted Stitchers

Drop-in program at Inspire Learning Centre for teens 13 to 19. Learn the basics of knitting, crochet, and or cross stitch. Or come talk or get help on latest projects. Some materials provided. Also held on Feb. 17 and 24.

1 to 3 p.m., Feb. 17

Acoustic Music Jam

Every Sunday at Acadian Musical Village (Expo Centre) in Abram Village. Doors open at 2 p.m. Admission is $3, 19 years and older. Doro prize, 50/50 draw available. Supper ($10) served at 5 p.m.

2 to 8 p.m., Feb. 17

Galimoto Craft

Celebrate Black History Month by making a craft inspired by the galimoto toys that are popular in African countries.

3 to 4:30 p.m., Feb. 17

MONDAY

Borden Card Party

Seniors card party at Borden-Carleton Royal Canadian Legion. Must bring partner. Cash and door prizes up for grabs. 50/50 draw and fudge sale available. For more information call 902-437-2012.

1:30 p.m., Feb. 18

TUESDAY

Blood Pressure Cooking Class

Join Sobeys dietician for free, two week Skip the Salt for Better Blood Pressure program. Learn which foods help keep blood pressure in check. Held at Sobeys Summerside. Email margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731 to register.

1:30 to 3 p.m., Feb. 19

SATURDAY

Adult Book Club

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

2 p.m., Feb. 23

Kill the Chill: A Songwriter’s Circle

Three of New Brunswick’s newest songwriters and local favourite: Colin Fowlie, Kylie Fox, Evan Leblanc and Daniel Drouin at Lot 16 Hall. Admission is $10. For more information go to “Lot 16 Hall” on Facebook.

7:30 p.m., Feb. 23

MONDAY

Sewing Day

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

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Feb. 25

Board Game Café

Head to the Summerside Rotary Library for a fun filled evening of board games. Small selection of classic board games.

5:30 p.m., Feb. 25

TUESDAY

Teen Scene

Teens ages 13 to 19 can head to Summerside Rotary Library to learn about 3D design and printing. Pre-register by calling the library or messaging the Facebook page.

4 p.m., Feb. 26

THURSDAY

Chocolate Bar BINGO

One chocolate bar buys two cards for 10 games. Prizes: chocolate bars. Last Thursday of every month. Held at Slemon Park Plaza. Questions? Call Kim at 902-888-7192.

6 p.m., Jan. 31

SATURDAY

Robotics day

Head to Summerside Rotary Library for interactive tech and robotics – 3D printer, Ozobots, Dash & Dots, etc.) Short demonstrations every 15 minutes. sometime available to have people and youth interact and experiment with technology. A drop-in program for all ages.

10 to 11:30 a.m., March 2

Dance and African Drumming Workshop

Join the Maritime Centre for African Dance as they do an exciting demonstration of dance and African drumming. At Inspire Learning Centre.

1:30 to 3:30 p.m., March 2

Community Happenings are published daily and are for non-profit groups to publicize upcoming events. Keep submissions to less than 35 words. Email to newsroom@journalpioneer.com or millicent.mckay@journalpioneer.com.

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