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Prince County Community Happenings: June 10

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SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. —

MONDAY

Parkview Seniors Meeting

Monthly meeting of Parkview Seniors Club members. Barbecue by Generation XX.

11 a.m., June 10

Parkview Cribbage

Cribbage games at Parkview seniors club. Mondays.

7 p.m., June 10

Annual meeting

O’Leary Community Health Foundation annual meeting at the O’Leary Community Health Centre. All welcome. Refreshments served.

7 p.m., June 10

Special Bluegrass concert

Bluegrass and acoustic music concert with “Tribute to Stompin’ Tom” featuring Chad Matthews and Keelin Wedge. At Summerside Legion. $10 admission, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.

7 p.m., June 10

Spring Valley Cards and Crokinole

Cards and crokinole part at Spring Valley Community Hall. Light lunch will be served. 50/50 draw available.

7:30 p.m., June 10

TUESDAY

Cooking for Better Blood Sugars

Join Sobeys dietician for two-week free program. Learn how to make foods that taste great and help control diabetes. Recipes and samples provided. To register, email Margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731. Held at Summerside Sobeys.

10 to 11:30 a.m., June 11

Al-Anon-Family Group

Self-help group for families and friends of alcoholics. Held Tuesdays at Summerside Rotary Library.

1:30 p.m., June 11

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come to Inspire Learning Centre for rhymes, songs and playtime activities for babies 0 to 36 months and their caregivers. Tuesdays.

1:30 p.m., June 11

The Shed

Come listen to jam session and bring acoustic instrument if you play. Every Tuesday night, free admission, adults of any age. At Slemon Park Hotel and Conference Centre. Questions? Call Kim – 902-888-7192.

7 to 9 p.m., June 11

MacKinnon Homestead Ceilidhs

Scottish Ceilidh concerts at 31228 Route. 2, Western Road, Richmond. Tuesdays until Oct. 1. For more information call 902-854-3513.

7:30 p.m., June 11

WEDNESDAY

Table Tennis in Miscouche

Table tennis games Wednesdays at Miscouche Rec Centre. Seniors games in the afternoon, all ages play in the evenings. Paddles available. $5 fee for cost and upkeep of equipment. For more information call Robert Bryant at 902-393-2817.

2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 9 p.m., June 12

THURSDAY

Family Storytime

Enjoy stories and activities for children 3 to 5 years. Every Thursday at Summerside Rotary Library.

10:30 a.m., June 13

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while knitting or other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting, new projects to try. Bring own needlecraft paraphernalia. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., June 13

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke finals at the Summerside Legion.

8 p.m., June 13

FRIDAY

Music Performance

Dave Gunning and the Atlantic String Machine at New London Community Complex. For tickets, call 902-886-2599.

7 p.m., June 14

SATURDAY

Beginner Yoga

Yoga at Summerside Rotary Library in Summerside. Please bring mat and water bottle. Call 902-436-7323 to register – cap on 10 participants. Saturdays.

10 a.m. to 12 p.m., June 15

Imagination Station

DIY space where families can gather to create, invent and learn at Inspire Learning Centre. Every Saturday.

10 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 15

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come to Inspire Learning Centre for rhymes, songs and playtime activities for babies 0 to 36 months and their caregivers. Fridays.

10:30 a.m., June 15

Paint and Plant

Paint and decorate a flower pot and then plant! Great for the whole family. Alberton Public Library.

11 a.m., June 15

Western Authors Group (W.A.G.)

Enjoy writing? Come meet new people, share ideas and feedback with other aspiring authors. At Alberton Public Library.

12 p.m., June 15

Kids Code Club

Kids can come to this monthly coding club to exercise or build their technology and programming skills. Held at Inspire Learning Centre.

2 p.m., June 15

Math Help for Grade 7 to 12

Need extra help with math, pre-calculus, algebra and trigonometry, drop into Summerside Rotary Library for free tutoring. Bring own text book. Saturdays.

1 p.m., June 15

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion. Featuring Jim Gallant.

2 to 5 p.m., June 15

Hindi, Punjabi and English Conversation

Are you new to P.E.I.? Need some help to communicate in Hindi, Punjabi or English? Volunteers at Summerside Rotary Library may be able to help.

3 p.m., June 15

Music Show

Anglican Parish of Port Hill – Musical evening with Roy MacCaull and Friends. Men’s fashion’s show at Brittanica Hall in Tyne Valley. Tickets are $10. Silent auction, baked goods, 50/50 draw. Monies raised go to the parish.

7 p.m., June 15

Legion Darts

Dart games at the Summerside Legion. Saturdays.

8 p.m., June 15

Karaoke at Wellington Legion

Karaoke by Leonard Coughlin at Wellington Legion. Free Admission must be 19 and older.

9 p.m. to midnight, June 15

SUNDAY
Father’s Day Lunch

Beef buffet at New London Community Complex. $20 for adults, $12 for kids. Call 902-886-2599 to reserve seats. Two seatings time, by reservation.

11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m., June 16

Fun Darts

Fun dart games at Summerside Legion. Sundays.

12 p.m., June 16

Lego Club

Have fun with Lego at Inspire Learning Centre. Sundays.

1 to 4 p.m., June 16

Choir concert in Tyne Valley

Tyne Valley and Area Community Choir will be presenting “Music from Scotland’s Iona Community and John Denver.” Held at Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church. Goodwill offering for local charities.

7 p.m., June 16

MONDAY

Sewing Day

Northern Lights Quilt Guild sewing day at O’Leary Community Complex.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 17

WEDNESDAY

Choir Concert

Tyne Valley and Area Community Choir with Iona Community of Scotland and John Denver present a choir concert. At Gordon Memorial United Church, Alberton. Freewill offering for local charities. All are welcome.

7 p.m., June 19

FRIDAY

Taste and Learn… Summer Deserts

Join Sobeys dietician for free taste and learn summer deserts class. Sample new foods and take home recipes you will love. Held at Summerside Sobeys. To register, email Margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

11 a.m. to 12 p.m., June 21

SATURDAY

Sewstainable

Have clothes at home that need to be mended? Don’t throw them out, bring them to the sewstainable program at Summerside Rotary Library.

10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., June 22

Summer Reading Club Launch Party

Go to Summerside Rotary Library for games and activities to celebrate the start of the TD Summer Reading Club.

10 a.m. to 12 p.m., June 22

Get your Summerside Read On!

Register for a summer full of activities, games and crats – Wednesdays and Saturdays throughout the summer. At Alberton Public Library.

11 a.m., June 22

Tablet and Laptop Help

Having issues learning how to operate your tablet or laptop? Come in to Summerside Rotary Library and ask the questions.

3 p.m., June 22

Music night

Lucy Blu and the Blu boys at St. Eleanors Lions Club.

8:30 p.m., June 22

SUNDAY

Choir concert in Tyne Valley

Tyne Valley and Area Community Choir will be presenting “Music from Scotland’s Iona Community and John Denver.” Held at Tyne Valley Presbyterian Church. Goodwill offering for local charities.

3 p.m., June 23

THURSDAY

Communi-tea Conversations

Offer your suggestions, concerns, ideas for programs to be offered in Alberton. For older adults – 55 and older. Door prizes and refreshments. Alberton Town Hall.

1 p.m., June 27

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while knitting or other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting, new projects to try. Bring own needlecraft paraphernalia. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., June 27

Chocolate Bar BINGO

One chocolate bar buys two cards for 10 games. Prizes: chocolate bars! Last Thursday of every month, September to June. All ages welcome. Bring daubers. At Slemon Park Plaza. Questions?  Call Kim – 902-888-7192.

7 p.m., June 27

SATURDAY

Adult Book Club

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

2 p.m., June 29

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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