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Heart Health Class
Join the Sobeys Dietician for the Five Secrets to Heart Health class. Discover foods that can help keep cholesterol in check. Held at Sobeys Summerside. Register by emailing email@example.com or calling 902-436-6731.
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 11
Dart games every Friday at Summerside Legion. Games also Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 11
Evangeline Chase the Ace
Every Friday at Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village. Doors open at 7 p.m., draw at 9 p.m. Entertainers are Sandra, Ricky and Andy Jones. Free admission, adults only.
8 to 10 p.m., Jan. 11
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., Jan. 12
Bookworms Family Book Club
Book club for children ages 5 to 9 and family member they like to share books with. Books are selected so children can read and share their thoughts on the book. Activities to follow. At Inspire Learning Centre.
1:30 p.m., Jan. 12
Legion Kitchen Party
Kitchen Part at the Summerside Legion. Features Jeff Coughlin.
2 to 5 p.m., Jan. 12
International Folk Dancing Group
Interested in learning different dances from around the world? Join the international folk dancing group. No experience necessary and no partners required. New members welcome. At Inspire Learning Centre.
6 p.m., Jan. 12
Lionettes Card Party
Summerside Lionettes hosting card party at Lion’s Memorial Home on Brophy Avenue. Lunch and 50/50 draw available.
7 p.m., Jan. 12
Helping Hands Band Jamboree
Music at St. Anthony’s Hall, Route 2, Woodstock. Admission at the door. Music, fun and lunch.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 12
Lot 16 Winter concert series
Lot 16 Community Hall featuring Rick Sparkes and the Enablers. Tickets are $10 at the door. For more information see “Lot 16 Hall” on Facebook.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 12
Every Saturday at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
8 p.m., Jan.12
Club 50 Dance
Dance at Club 50. Music by DJ Leonard Coughlin. Lunch and 50/50 draw available. Admission is $6.
8:30 to 11:30 p.m., Jan. 12
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 to 1 p.m., Jan. 13
Games of fun darts at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday and Saturday evenings.
12 p.m., Jan. 13
This is a drop-in program for teens ages 13 to 19 to help them learn the basics of how to knit, crochet, and/or cross stitch. Some materials will be provided or bring your own. At Inspire Learning Centre. Every Sunday.
1 to 3 p.m., Jan. 13
Come by Inspire Learning Centre every Sunday for fun building with Lego.
1 to 4 p.m., Jan. 13
Interested in researching your family tree? Join the genealogy club.
Access Ancestry through Library computers. At Summerside Rotary Library.
2 p.m., Jan 13
Every Sunday at Acadian Musical Village (Expo Centre), Abram-Village. Doors open at 2 p.m., supper ($10) served at 5 p.m. Admission is $3 must by 19 years and older. Door prize and 50/50 available.
2 to 8 p.m., Jan. 13
Music in St. Louis
Music at St. Louis Community Centre. Performers are Monique Pendergast-Doucette, Andy Doucette, Arlene Perry and Steven Perry. Admission is $5, lunch provided. All proceeds go to upkeep of the centre.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 13
Bluegrass and Acoustic concert
Musical event featuring Bluegrass Gospel Band the Stiff Family. Held at Summerside Legion. Admission is $5, open mic, 50/50 draw door prizes and jam after concert.
7 to 9 p.m., Jan. 14
Valentines for Vets
A special ‘valentines for veterans’ story time event for preschoolers and their adults. Lean about and make valentines for veterans. Held at O’Leary Public Library.
10:30 a.m., Jan. 15
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 firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 902-436-6731.
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 15
St. Paul’s Church in Summerside. Every Tuesday.
12:45 p.m., Jan. 15
Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday.
1 p.m., Jan. 15
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., Jan. 15
Crib at Summerside Legion
Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.
7 p.m., Jan. 15
Auction (card) games at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday and Thursday.
7 p.m., Jan. 15
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., Jan. 15
St. Eleanors Community School
Held at Greenfield School on Darby Lane. Registration is at 6:15 p.m. Classes are two hours. Some classes are filled.
7 to 9 p.m., Jan. 16
Parkview Senior’s Club Ceilidh
Music by “Not All There”. Entrance fee is $5, includes light lunch. If school is cancelled due to weather, the ceilidh is cancelled.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 16
Roger’s Bingo Plus
Every Thursday at the Royal Canadian Legion in Borden-Carleton. Doors open at 5 p.m.
7 p.m., Jan. 17
Taste and Learn… Soup!
Join the Sobeys Dietician for the Taste and Learn… Warming Winter Soups! class. Taste test the food of the month and learn recipes. Held at Sobeys Summerside. Register by emailing email@example.com or calling 902-436-6731.
11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 18
Valentines for Veterans
Drop in to create special valentines for Island veterans. Held at O’Leary Public Library.
1 p.m., Jan. 19
International Folk Dancing Group
Interested in learning different dances from around the world? Join the international folk dancing group. No experience necessary and no partners required. New members welcome. At Inspire Learning centre.
6 p.m., Jan. 19
Kelly’s Cross Ceilidh
Ceilidh at Kelly’s Cross Community Centre. Emcee Jackie Molyneaux. House band and Pat Molyneaux, Mike Johnston, Stuart MacFarlane, Vince Keoughan, Allan Keoughan, Jimmy Gorman, Ashley Gorman & Howard McMaster performing. Admission at the door, 50/50 lunch available.
7 p.m., Jan. 20
Sewing Day for the Northern Lights Quilt Guild at O’Leary Community Complex.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jan. 21
Come test your knowledge with trivia night at the Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Centre.
6:30 p.m., Jan. 21
EPSI will offer five iPad workshops starting Jan. 23 and running for five consecutive Wednesdays. Classes are free. Held in the Key Room at Inspire Learning Centre. Contact EPSI at 902-888-2711 or firstname.lastname@example.org to register.
1 to 3 p.m., Jan. 23
Be Prepared for the next storm or power outage with an Emergency Measures Operation presentation on 72-hour preparedness for you family during an emergency.
6:30 p.m., Jan. 24
Adult Book Club
Join 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.
2 p.m., Jan. 26
Board Game Café
Head to the Inspire Learning Centre for a fun-filled evening of board games. There is a small selection of classic board games at the library or bring your own.
5:30 p.m., Jan. 28
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