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Prince County Community Happenings: March 21

The weekly crib game in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association N.L. Division takes place in the basement of St. Teresa’s Church from 7-9 p.m. Admission is $5, with a prize awarded to the winner. The event is open to everyone. Contact Andrew Walsh at 726-3935 for more information.
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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

Parkview Canasta

Canasta games at Parkview Seniors Club in Summerside.

1 p.m., March 21

Summerside Area Garden Club meeting

Meeting of Summerside Area Garden Club at Wilmot Community Centre – 110 Gillespie Avenue, Summerside. Guest Speaker: Paul Offer on Organic Vegetable Gardening.

7 p.m., March 21

Parkview Auction (cards)

Auction games at Parkview Seniors Club in Summerside.

7 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

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 23

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 23

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

Crokinole and Auction games

Games of crokinole and auction at New London Community Complex. Everyone welcome.

1 p.m., March 23

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen party at Summerside Legion. Music by Urban Gillis.

2 to 5 p.m., March 23

Kill the Chill in Lot 16

Kill the Chill Winter Concert Series: John Connolly at the Lot 16 Community Hall. Tickets are $10. For more information see “Lot 16 Hall” on Facebook.

7:30 p.m., March 23

Helping Hands Jamboree

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

7:30 p.m., March 23

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 23

Club 50 Dance

Dance at Club 50. Music by DJ Leonard Coughlin. Lunch and 50/50. Admission is $^.

8:30 to 11:30 p.m., March 23

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 24

Breakfast Buffet

Last Sunday breakfast buffet until summer at New London Community Complex. $10 for adults $5 for kids.

9 a.m. to 12 p.m., March 24

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 24

Lego Club

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

1 to 4 p.m., March 24

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 24

Ham Dinner

Boiled ham supper with blueberry cake and sauce for dessert. Tickets can be purchased at the door. Take-outs available. At St. Anthony’s Parish Centre in Woodstock.

4 to 5:30 p.m., March 24

Benefit for Kevin Clements

Event at Tignish Legion. Entertainment 7 to 9, auction to follow. Proceeds in aid of Kevin Clements to help with travel/medical expenses as he waits for a liver transplant.

7 p.m., March 24

Music in St. Louis

Music at St. Louis Community Centre. Musicians are Keelin Wedge and Larry Campbell. Admission is $5.

7:30 p.m., March 24

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

How to Adult class

How to be an adult – creating a budget class at New London Community Complex. Nancy Sanderson from Hope River Farms will be the guest speaker.

7 p.m., March 25

Parkview Cribbage

Cribbage games at Parkview Seniors Club. Mondays.

7 p.m., March 25

Bluegrass night

Bluegrass and acoustic concert at Summerside Legion. Featuring The Arsenault Brothers. Admission is $5. Open mic, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.

TUESDAY

Bridge games

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

12:45 p.m., March 26

Parkview Bingo

Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Every Tuesday.

1 p.m., March 26

Al-Anon Family Group

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

1:30 p.m., March 26

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 26

Crib at Summerside Legion

Weekly cribbage matches at Summerside Legion.

7 p.m., March 26

Parkview Cards

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

7 p.m., March 26

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 26

WEDNESDAY

Parkview Line Dancing

Line dancing at Parkview Seniors Club in Summerside. Wednesdays.

1 p.m., March 27

Crokinole and Auction games

Games of crokinole and auction at New London Community Complex. All ages welcome.

1 p.m., March 27

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

Pancake Breakfast

Summerside Lions hosting pancake breakfast at Wilmot Community Centre 110 Gillespie Ave. Tickets are $5 per person and proceeds will go to Ronal MacDonald House. Call Cleve Rix at 902-303-3194 or Tony Burton at 902-724-5157 for tickets or at the door.

7:30 to 10:30 a.m., March 30

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

MONDAY

Quilting Meeting

Northern Lights Quilt Guild regular meetings at O’Leary Community Complex.

10 a.m., April 1

TUESDAY

Healthy Weight for Diabetes cooking program

Eight-week program with Sobeys Dietician. Learn how to eat well, manage your weight and keep your blood sugars in check. Runs until May 21. Held at Sobeys Summerside. Email Margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731 to register.

5 to 6:30 p.m., April 2

WEDNESDAY

Lot 16 AGM

Lot 16 Community Hall annual general meeting. Please bring dessert to share. 

7 p.m., April 3

TUESDAY

5 Secrets to Heart Health

Cooking class with Sobeys Dietician. Learn how to eat well and keep your heart healthy. At Sobeys Summerside. To register, email Margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

1 to 2:30 p.m., April 9

MONDAY

Sewing Day

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

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., April 15

TUESDAY

Taste and Learn… Easy Easter Side Dishes

Join Sobeys dietician and sample new foods and take home recipes you will love. At Sobeys Summerside. To register, email Margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

2 to 3 p.m., April 16

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