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Prince County Community Happenings: March 11

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SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. —

MONDAY

Parkview Seniors Meeting

Monthly club meeting. Membership dues, due by the end of March. Guest speak talking about medications. Donations of non-perishable food items for Salvation Army Food Bank accepted.

1:30 p.m., March 11

How to Adult

How to be an Adult classes – learning about insurance at New London Community Complex. Sarah-Jane Bell from Sun Life will be there to discuss different types of insurance.

7 p.m., March 11

Bluegrass Concert

Bluegrass and acoustic music concert featuring John Gallant at the Summerside Legion. Admission is $5, open mic, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.

7:30 p.m., March 11

TUESDAY

Cooking for Better Blood Sugars

Join Sobeys dietician for two-week free Cooking for Better Blood Sugars program. Learn which foods help keep sugars in check. Held at Summerside Sobeys. Register by emailing margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., March 12

Bridge games

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

12:45 p.m., March 12

Parkview Bingo

Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday.

1 p.m., March 12

Al-Anon Family Group

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

1:30 p.m., March 12

Wiggle Giggle Read

Come in for rhymes, songs and playtime activities for babies 0 to 36 months and their caregivers. Every Tuesday afternoon and Fridays at 10:30 a.m. At Summerside Rotary Library.

1:30 p.m., March 12

Nail Polish Art

Nail polish is no longer for nails. Come to Inspire Learning Centre and try your hand at creating art using nail polish. For those ages 13 to 19.

4 p.m., March 12

Crib at Summerside Legion

Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.

7 p.m., March 12

Parkview Cards

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

7 p.m., March 12

The Shed

Come listen to a jam session and bring an instrument if you play. Every Tuesday night, free admission, adults any age. Held at Slemon Park Community Room. Questions? Call 902-888-7192.

7 to 9 p.m., March 12

WEDNESDAY

Quilting Club

Club for quilters of all skill levels. Bring your own supplies. Sewing machine available for sharing at Summerside Rotary Library. Wednesdays.

10 a.m., March 13

Parkview Line dancing

Line dancing at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Wednesday.

1 p.m., March 13

Parkview Seniors Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Parkview Seniors Club in Summerside. Music with Lloyd Buchanan, Wanda and Willie Dunbar. Lunch and 50/50 available.

7:30 p.m., March 13

THURSDAY

Storytime with a Farmer

Head to the Summerside Rotary Library to celebrate Canadian Agriculture Literacy Month. Stories and activities for children 3-5 years old. Farmer from Compton’s Very Berry Patch will be there.

10:30 a.m., March 14

Eptek Lunchtime films

Friends of Eptek lunchtime film “In Search of Ancient Ireland: Warlords” (56 minutes). Bring your sandwich; the Friends provide tea/coffee and cookies. There is no charge for the film presentation, donations are accepted for the refreshments.

12 p.m., March 14

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while knitting or doing needlework. Bring your own supplies. At Summerside Rotary Library. Also, on March 28.

2 p.m., March 14

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at the Summerside Legion. Contest underway.

8 p.m., March 14

FRIDAY

Legion Darts

Dart games at Summerside Legion. Every Friday. Games also Saturdays 8 p.m. and Sundays at noon.

7:30 p.m., March 15

Music Night in Elmsdale

Music at the Elmsdale Community Centre. Music: Roger Chaisson, George Chaisson, Joe Doucette, Leroy Hiltz, Dale Gaudet and John MacInnis. Canteen and 50/50.

7:30 p.m., March 15

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., March 16

Beginner Yoga

Yoga class for beginners. Bring mat and water bottle. Call library to register 902-436-7323. Class is limited to 10 adults. Saturdays at Summerside Rotary Library.

10 a.m. to 12 p.m., March 16

Western Authors Group (W.A.G.)

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

Held at Summerside Rotary Library.

1 p.m., March 16

Crokinole and Auction games

Crokinole and Auction 45s. All ages welcome. At New London Community Centre.

1 p.m., March 16

St. Patty’s Dinner

Dinner at New London Community Centre. Musical entertainment. Tickets are $12. For tickets call 902-886-2599.

5 p.m., March 16

Legion Darts

Dart games at Summerside Legion. Every Saturday. Games also Fridays at 7:30 p.m., and Sundays at noon.

8 p.m., March 16

St. Patrick’s Dance

Rocking Country performing for a St. Patrick’s Dance at Wellington Legion. Admission is $5 at the close.

9 p.m., March 16

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., March 17

Pancake Breakfast

Pancake breakfast at Borden-Carleton Royal Canadian Legion – $7 per person. Breakfast includes pancakes or French toast, ham or sausage, scrambled eggs, juice, tea and coffee. Eat in only.

10 a.m., to noon, March 17

Legion Darts

Dart games at Summerside Legion. Every Sunday. Also Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 p.m.

12 p.m., March 17

Fun Darts

Fun darts at Summerside Legion. Every Sunday. Dart games also Fridays at 7:30 p.m. and Saturdays at 8 p.m.

12 p.m., March 17

Lego Club

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

1 to 4 p.m., March 17

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. Door prize, 50/50 draw available. Supper ($10) served at 5 p.m.

2 to 8 p.m., March 17

March Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Kelly’s Cross Community Centre. House band and several other entertainers will take the stage. Emcee is Jackie Molyneaux. Located at 1475, Route 13, Kelly’s Cross. Admission at the door. Lunch and refreshments.

7 p.m., March 17

MONDAY

Sewing Day

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

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., March 18

Clue Library Edition

Head to Summerside Rotary Library for an afternoon game of murder and mayhem with a game of Clue. Bring friends and try out our life-sized clue game featuring library-themed weapons.

1 to 3 p.m., March 18

Trivia Night

Come test your knowledge with trivia night at the Summerside Rotary Library.

6:30 p.m., March 18

TUESDAY

Join Sobeys dietician for a free Taste and Learn… Sheet Pan Suppers class. Sample new foods and take-home recipes you will love. Class held at Summerside Sobeys. Register by emailing margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

1 to 2 p.m., March 19

March Break Madness

Head to Summerside Rotary Library for March Madness Mayhem. Every day features a new activity. Tuesday, March 19 to Friday, March 22.

2 p.m., March 19

THURSDAY

Eptek Lunchtime Films

Friends of Eptek lunchtime film “In Love and Anger: Milton Acorn - Poet” (53 minutes). Bring your sandwich; the Friends provide tea/coffee and cookies. There is no charge for the film presentation, donations are accepted for the refreshments.

12 p.m., March 21

FRIDAY

Benefit event

Fundraiser for Alfred and Karen Fyfe of Stanley Bridge who lost their homThe Fyfe’s home was recently lost in a fire. Doors open at 6 p.m., auction at 7 p.m. For more information call 902-886-2599.

6 p.m., March 22

SATURDAY

Repair Café P.E.I.

Have an item that needs fixing? Islanders are encouraged to bring broken items (toys, clothing, small appliances, jewelry and small electronics) to receive help from a group of volunteer fixers. No TVs, antique clocks or large items. Limit of one item per person. Held at Summerside Rotary Library.

10:30 a.m., March 23

MONDAY

Board Game Café

Head to Summerside Rotary Library for an evening of board games. Small selection of classic board games at the library or bring your own.

5:30 p.m., March 25

THURSDAY

Eptek Lunchtime Films

Friends of Eptek lunchtime film “America’s Most Scenic Drives: From Texas to Yellowstone” (56 minutes). Bring lunch; the Friends provide light refreshments. No charge for the film presentation, donations are accepted for the refreshments.

12 p.m., March 28

Chocolate Bar BINGO

One chocolate bar buys two cards for 10 games. Prizes: chocolate bars. Last Thursday of every month. Held at Slemon Park Plaza. Questions? Call Kim at 902-888-7192.

6 p.m., March 28

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 selection at the main circulation desk.

2 p.m., March 30

Barbecue Pork Supper

Fundraising supper at St. John Evangelist Anglican Church, 391 Nelson Street, Crapaud. Seatings at 4:30 and 5:30 p.m. Take outs available with pick up at 4 p.m. Proceeds to aid Church Siding Project. Tickets - $17. Call Irene Sherren at 902-658-2857 for tickets.

4:30 p.m., March 30

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