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Prince County Community Happenings: Jan. 11

Fall is in the air but there are still a slew of activities in your Prince County Community Happenings. 123RF Stock Photos
We're all waiting on warmer weather but in the mean time there is still a slew of activities in your Prince County Community Happenings. 123RF Stock Photos - Contributed

FRIDAY

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 margaret.young@sobeys.com or calling 902-436-6731.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 11

Legion Darts

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

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., 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

Legion Darts

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

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 to 1 p.m., Jan. 13

Fun Darts

Games of fun darts at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday and Saturday evenings.

12 p.m., Jan. 13

Twisted Stitchers

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

Lego Club

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

1 to 4 p.m., Jan. 13

Genealogy Club

Interested in researching your family tree? Join the genealogy club.

Access Ancestry through Library computers. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., Jan 13

Acoustic Jam

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

MONDAY

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

TUESDAY

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 margaret.young@sobeys.com or calling 902-436-6731.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 15

Bridge

St. Paul’s Church in Summerside. Every Tuesday.

12:45 p.m., Jan. 15

Parkview Bingo

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

Parkview Cards

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

7 p.m., Jan. 15

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., Jan. 15

WEDNESDAY

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

THURSDAY

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

FRIDAY

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 margaret.young@sobeys.com or calling 902-436-6731.

11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 18

SATURDAY

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

SUNDAY

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

MONDAY

Sewing Day

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

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Jan. 21

Trivia Night

Come test your knowledge with trivia night at the Summerside Rotary Library, Inspire Learning Centre.

6:30 p.m., Jan. 21

WEDNESDAY

iPad Workshops

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 director.epsi@live.ca to register.

1 to 3 p.m., Jan. 23

THURSDAY

EMO Presentation

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

SATURDAY

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

MONDAY

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

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

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