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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
Garden Club Meeting
Summerside Area Garden Club meeting at Wilmot Community Centre, 110 Gillespie Ave. Annual membership and elections night.
7 p.m., Jan. 17
Karaoke with Clayton Gallant. Held at Summerside Legion.
8 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 902-436-6731.
11 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 18
All ages, all talents. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Free admission. Held at community room at Slemon Park Plaza. Questions? Call Kim at 902-888-7192.
6 to 8 p.m., Jan. 18
Dart games every Friday at Summerside Legion. Games also Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
7:30 p.m., Jan. 18
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. 18
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. 19
Valentines for Veterans
Drop in to create special valentines for Island veterans. Held at O’Leary Public Library.
1 p.m., Jan. 19
Legion Kitchen Party
Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion. Feature Keelin Wedge.
2 to 5 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
Every Saturday at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons.
8 p.m., Jan.19
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., Jan. 20
Games of fun darts at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday and Saturday evenings.
12 p.m., Jan. 20
Come by Inspire Learning Centre every Sunday for fun building with Lego.
1 to 4 p.m., Jan. 20
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. 20
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
Music in St. Louis
Music at St. Louis Community Centre. Musicians are Michael Myers, Carl Doucette and Wade Carraghar. Admission is $5. Light lunch provided. Proceeds go to the upkeep of the centre.
7:30 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
Bluegrass and Acoustic Night
Bluegrass and acoustic music concert featuring Roy and Sandra MacCaull, Kim Tuplin, Steve Perry and Bobby MacLean. Held at Summerside Legion. Admission is $5. Open mic, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.
7 to 9 p.m., Jan. 21
Stewart Memorial Home Meeting
The regular monthly meeting of the Stewart Memorial Healthcare Auxiliary will be held in the Boardroom of the new Stewart Memorial Home, Bideford Road in Tyne, Valley.
7 p.m., Jan. 21
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 email@example.com or calling 902-436-6731.
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., Jan. 22
St. Paul’s Church in Summerside. Every Tuesday. Partner is not required. All are welcome.
12:45 p.m., Jan. 22
Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday.
1 p.m., Jan. 22
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. 22
Age-Friendly Communities Meeting
Building Age-Friendly and inclusive communities bilingual town hall meeting at Centre Scolaire Communautaire Evangeline, Abram-Village. Everyone is welcome. For more information all 902-436-6029.
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Jan. 22
Crib at Summerside Legion
Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.
7 p.m., Jan. 22
Auction (card) games at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday and Thursday.
7 p.m., Jan. 22
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. 22
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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