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Prince County Community Happenings: Jan. 22

There's lots to do, check out the Prince County Community Happenings for more details. – 123RF Stock Photo
There's lots to do, check out the Prince County Community Happenings for more details. – 123RF Stock Photo - Contributed

TUESDAY

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. 22

Bridge games

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

12:45 p.m., Jan. 22

Parkview Bingo

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

Parkview Cards

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

7 p.m., Jan. 22

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. 22

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

Chase the Ace

Chase the Ace at the Silver Fox Entertainment Complex. In aid of Jr. Curling and Sailing and Summerside Firefighters Assn. Do not have to be present to win. Every Wednesday. Tickets available at Silver Fox, D. Alex MacDonald Ltd., Waugh’s Food Centre or any volunteer firefighter.

8:30 p.m., Jan. 23

THURSDAY

Eptek Lunchtime films

Stop by Eptek Art and Culture Centre for lunchtime film. “The Great Parks of Alaska” (59 min.) Free admission. Refreshments available upon donation.

12 p.m., Jan. 24

Parkview Canasta

Canasta games at Parkview Seniors Complex. Every Thursday.

1 p.m., Jan. 24

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

Roger’s Bingo Plus

Every Thursday at the Royal Canadian Legion in Borden-Carleton. Doors open at 5 p.m. Mini games at 6:45 p.m.

7 p.m., Jan. 24

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke with Clayton Gallant at Summerside Legion.

8 p.m., Jan. 24

FRIDAY

Family Karaoke

All ages, all talents invited to karaoke in Slemon Park. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Held in the Community Room at Slemon Park Plaza. Questions? Call Kim at 902-888-7192.

6 to 8 p.m., Jan. 25

Evangeline Chase the Ace

Every Friday at the Acadian Musical Village in Abram-Village. Doors open at 7 p.m. Draw at 9 p.m. Entertainers are Elaine and Roy Arsenault. Free admission, adults only.

8 to 10 p.m., Jan. 25

Legion Darts

Darts at Summerside Legion. Also Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Fun Darts Sunday at noon.

7:30 p.m., Jan. 25

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. 26

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

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. 26

Helping Hands Jamboree

Music at St. Anthony’s Hall, Route 2 in Woodstock with Helping Hands Band. Admission at the door. Music, fun and lunch.

7:30 p.m., Jan. 26

Legion Darts

Every Saturday at Summerside Legion. Games also on Friday evenings and Sunday afternoons.

8 p.m., Jan.26

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., Jan. 27

Fun Darts

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

12 p.m., Jan. 27

Kinkora Ceilidh

Community of Kinkora hosting their monthly ceilidh. At Kinkora Place. Admission is $10, includes a light lunch. 50/50 draw available. Performers are Not All there, Ricky and Sandra Jones, Fenton MacSwain, Mildred Dover, Elmer Doiron, and Robert Mullins.

1:30 p.m., Jan. 27

Lego Club

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

1 to 4 p.m., Jan. 27

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., Jan. 25

Bonshaw Ceilidh

Musical afternoon in Bonshaw at Bonshaw Hall. Performers are Rick and Maureen Brennan, Meaghan Wilkie and Dennis MacKenzie, Jeannie Campbell and Charles Reid, and more. Open mic, 50/50 draw and homemade cookies and teas available. Storm date Feb. 3.

2 to 4 p.m., Jan. 27

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

THURSDAY

Eptek Lunchtime Films

Stop by Eptek Art and Culture Centre for a lunchtime film. “Africa: Eye to Eye with the Unknown – Savannah” (50 min). Free admission. Refreshments available upon donation.

12 p.m., Jan. 31

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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