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Prince County Community Happenings: May 24, 2019

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SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I. —

SATURDAY

Youth Fundraiser

Multi-sale used items at Nazarene Church 156 Fitzroy Street, Summerside. Monies raised go to youth group functions.

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 25

Cemetery Clean-up

Lot 26 United and Methodist Cemetery Clean-up. All help welcome.

9 a.m., May 25

Plant Sale

Summerside Area Garden Club Plant Sale at Wilmot Community Centre, 110 Gillespie Ave., Summerside.

9 a.m. to 12 p.m., May 25

Giant Book Sale

Friends of the Library Giant Book Sale. Fill a bag with great fiction, non-fiction, children’s books or magazine for $2. Proceeds to support library programs.

9 a.m. to 2 p.m., May 25

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., May 25

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at the Summerside Legion. Featuring Cory Gallant.

2 to 5 p.m., May 24

Tablet and Laptop Help

Having issue with learning how to operate your tablet or laptop? Head to Summerside Rotary Library for help. Available for Windows and Macs.

3 p.m., May 25

Gadget Help

Learn how to use your techy items such as: cell phones, e-readers, iPods, etc. and how to optimize their special features. Saturdays at Summerside Rotary Library.

3 p.m., May 25

Evening with Fandango

Evening with Fandango Dinner Theatre at New London Community Complex.

$28/person Call 902-886-2599 for tickets.

6 p.m., May 25

Benefit for Darlene MacDonald

Benefit for Darlene MacDonald, who has been battling cancer for 22 years. Held at Kinkora Place.

7 p.m., May 25

Ceilidh in Brae

Ceilidh in the Brae at Immaculate Conception Hall, Brae. Free will offering, lunch, 50/50 draw.

7:30 p.m., May 25

Legion Darts

Dart games at the Summerside Legion. Saturdays.

8 p.m., May 25

Club 50 Dance

Dance at Club 50 with music by DJ Leonard Coughlin. Admission is $6. Lunch and 50/50.

8:30 to 11:30 p.m., May 25

SUNDAY

Indoor Flea Market

Flea market featuring antiques, tools, local crafts, knit goods, new and used items, at Linkletter Community Centre. 1670 Route 11. For tables call 902-724-0914.

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 26

Fun Darts

Fun dart games at Summerside Legion. Sundays.

12 p.m., May 26

Walk for Dog Guides

Summerside Lion’s annual walk for Dog Guides. Starts at the Summerside boardwalk. Donations accepts and pledge sheets available. For more information go to www.walkfordogguides.com.

1 p.m., May 26

Bonshaw Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Bonshaw Hall. Special guests: Retrofrets ukuleles, Cameron MacDuffee, Johanne Gass, Bill MacIntyre, dancer James Ronahan, plus regulars. 50/50, tea, open mic. Information on facebook or phone 902-675-4093.

2 to 4 p.m., May 26

Concert in Woodstock

Concert at St. Anthony’s Hall, Woodstock. Wander Dunbar and Lloyd Buchanan with visit from Annie. 50/50 Draw and canteen services. Admission at the door.

7 to 9 p.m., May 26

Kinkora Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Kinkora place. $10 admission includes refreshments.

7 p.m., May 26

Music in St. Louis

Music at St. Louis Community Centre. Music by Michael Myers, Carl Doucette, Wade Carragher and Dane Perry. $5 admission. Light lunch provided.

7:30 p.m., May 26

MONDAY

Bluegrass concert

Bluegrass and acoustic music concert with Six Pack, Louise Perry, Bernie and John DesRoche, Cindy Ellands-Arsenault, Gail DesRoche and Stephanie Sark. At Summerside Legion. $5 admission, open mic, 50/50, door prizes and jam after concert.

7 to 9 p.m., May 27

TUESDAY

Hard of Hearing meeting

Canadian Hard of Hearing Association P.E.I. Chapter meeting at North Tryon Presbyterian Church CEC in North Tryon. Guest speaker on cochlear implants and singing.

9:30 a.m., May 28

Afternoon Bridge

Friendly afternoon of bridge at St. Paul’s Church in Summerside. Tuesdays.

12:45 p.m., May 28

Bingo at Parkview

Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Tuesdays.

1 p.m., May 28

Parkview Auction (cards)

Auction card games at Parkview Seniors Club. Tuesdays and Thursdays.

7 p.m., May 28

Legion Crib

Cribbage games at the Summerside Legion. Final game.

7 p.m., May 28

The Shed

Jam session and bring an acoustic instrument to play. Every Tuesday at the Slemon Park Hotel and Conference Centre. Free admission, adults of any age. Questions? Call Kim at 902-888-7192.

7 to 9 p.m., May 28

Taste and Learn… Salad Dressing!

Taste and learn class for salad dressings at Summerside Sobeys. Simple new foods and take-home recipes to love. At Summerside Sobeys. Register: margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

1 to 2 p.m., May 28

WEDNESDAY

Crokinole and Auction 45s

Card and crokinole games at New London Community Complex. Everyone welcome.

1 p.m., May 29

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., May 29

Choir concert

Watoto African Children’s Choir at the Summerside Church of the Nazarene -156 Fitzroy Street, Summerside. Love offering for admission.

6:30 p.m., May 29

Parkview Ceilidh

Ceilidh at Parkview Seniors Club. Music by Helping Hands Band, including Orville Rogers, Elton Silliker, Junior Boylan, Lorne Howard, Bill Mallett and Ted Peters.

7:30 p.m., May 29

THURSDAY

Parkview Canasta

Canasta games at Parkview Seniors Club. Thursdays.

1 p.m., May 30

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., May 30

Garden Party and Plant Exchange

Annual Garden Party and Plant Exchange. Special presentations on tips for super easy gardening by Sabina from Blue Sky Farms and worm compost by Pat from New Earth Worm Castings. Held at O’Leary Library.

6:30 p.m., May 30

Parkview Auction (cards)

Auction card games at Parkview Seniors Club. Thursdays and Tuesdays.

7 p.m., May 30

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at Summerside Legion. With Clayton Gallant.

8 p.m., May 30

FRIDAY

Trivia

Trivia at New London Community Complex. $2 admission.

8 p.m., May 31

SATURDAY

Church sale

Kensington United Church congregational sale. At Murray Christian Education Centre, 17 School Street, Kensington. Bake table and barbecue. Donated and used goods.

8 a.m. to 3 p.m., June 1

Multi-sale

Flea market, bake sale and plant sale. Tyne Valley Fire Hall.

9 to 11 a.m., June 1

Gas-A-Rama

Lions club fundraiser for cystic fibrosis. Gas-a-Rama and barbecue at Mel’s Gas and Convenience stores on the Island.

9 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 1

Plant Swap and Barbecue

Plant swap and barbecue at St. Mark’s Anglican Church Hall – 49 Victoria Street, East, Kensington. Organized by Anglican Parish of New London.

10 a.m. to 2 p.m., June 1

Evening with Fandango

Fandango Dinner Theatre at New London Community Complex. For tickets, call 902-886-2599.

5:30 p.m., June 1

MONDAY

Quilting Guild

Northern Lights Quilt Guild meeting at O’Leary Community Complex.

10 a.m., June 3

Cards and Corinole

Spring Valley Community Hall cards and crokinole parties. 50/50 draw and lunch served.

7:30 p.m., June 3

SATURDAY

Chicken Dinner

Chicken salad plate and dessert take out from St. John’s Anglican Church, St. Eleanors. $12 for adults $8 for children. For tickets call 902-436-9457 or 902-439-9509.

June 8

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

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.

MONDAY

Sewing Day

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

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

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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