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Prince County Community Happenings: May 17

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FRIDAY

Heart Healthy Cooking Class

Second week of free program: Get Heart Healthy the Mediterranean Way. Learn about Mediterranean diet, recipes and food samples. At Summerside Sobeys. Register: margaret.young@sobeys.com or call 902-436-6731.

10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., May 17

Chase the Ace Appreciation Night

Held at the Acadian Musical Village. Evangeline Chase the Ace appreciation night. Entertainment by TCHIN TCHIN. Free Admission, adults only.

8 to 11 p.m., May 17

SATURDAY

Fundraising Sale

Fundraising sale organized by the Ramsay family. Monies raised go to Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay for life. Held at St. Eleanors Fire Hall.

8 a.m. to 1 p.m., May 18

Fishing Derby

Kensington Fishing Derby. At Alicia Toombs Park pond by the rink. Registration at 8:30 a.m. Fishing starts at 9 a.m. Barbecue and prizes. Runs Saturday (youth day) and Sunday (family day).

8:30 a.m., May 18 and 19

Mega Indoor Sale

Mega indoor sale with over 30 tables. Baked goods available. At New London Community Complex.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

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 18

Marble Maze Run

Marble Maze Run for Kids – create your own marble maze run and practice your engineering skills. At O’Leary Public Library.

12:45 p.m., May 18

Western Authors Group (W.A.G.)

Enjoy writing? Come meet new people, share ideas and feedback with other aspiring authors. At Summerside Rotary Library. Meeting is in the Key Room. New writers and would-be writers welcome.

1 to 4 p.m., May 18

Legion Kitchen Party

Kitchen Party at Summerside Legion. Featuring Cathy Jackman.

2 to 5 p.m., May 18

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 18

Helping Hands Jamboree

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

7:30 p.m., May 18

Ruebens Jamboree

First jamboree of the season at Seaview Hall. Monthly jamboree every third Thursday of the month. Located on Route 20, Seaview. All welcome. Entertainers welcome. 50/50 draw available. $5 Admission (for general public). Lunch brought will be shared.

7:30 p.m., May 18

Legion Darts

Dart games at the Summerside Legion. Saturdays.

8 p.m., May 18

Club 50 Dance

Dance at Club 50 with DJ Dave Gaudet. Lunch and 50/50 draw. Admission is $6.

8:30 to 11:30 p.m., May 18

SUNDAY

Fun Darts

Fun dart games at Summerside Legion. Sundays.

12 p.m., May 19

Gospel Concert

Gospel Concert at River Clyde Baptist Church. No admission: freewill offering for Clyde River and area youth ministries. Concert featuring Men of the Harvest.

7 p.m., May 19

Music in St. Louis

Music night at St. Louis Community Centre. Musicians are Dane and Betty Ann Perry and Robbie Thibodeau. $5 admission. Lunch provided.

7:30 p.m., May 19

MONDAY

North Bedeque Cemetery Meeting

Annual meeting of North Bedeque Cemetery held at North Bedeque Church. Everyone welcome.

7 p.m., May 20

Legion General Meeting

General meeting for the Summerside Legion. All members urged to attend.

7 p.m., May 20

Bluegrass and Acoustic Concert

Concert featuring Roy and Sandra MacCaull, Kim Tuplin, Steve Perry and Bobby MacLean. Held at the Summerside Legion. Admission is $5. Open mic, 50/50 draw, door prizes and jam after concert.

7 to 9 p.m.,  May 20

TUESDAY

Afternoon Bridge

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

12:45 p.m., May 21

Bingo at Parkview

Bingo at Parkview Seniors Club. Tuesdays.

1 p.m., May 21

Parkview Auction (cards)

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

7 p.m., May 21

Legion Crib

Cribbage games at the Summerside Legion. Tuesdays.

7 p.m., May 21

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 21

WEDNESDAY

Crokinole and Auction 45s

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

1 p.m., May 22

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 22

THURSDAY

Parkview Canasta

Canasta games at Parkview Seniors Club. Thursdays.

1 p.m., May 23

Needle Craft Club

Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting projects. Bring own needlecraft supplies. At Summerside Rotary Library.

2 p.m., May 23

Life Classes

Classes on cooking, cleaning, organizing and budgeting. Held at Summerside Baptist Church. Thursdays until May 30. For more information, call Sandra at 902-436-5625 or Julia at 902-836-4613. Classes are free.

6 to 8 p.m., May 23

Parkview Auction (cards)

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

7 p.m., May 23

Legion Karaoke

Karaoke at the Summerside Legion with Clayton Gallant. Contest underway.

8 p.m., May 23

SATURDAY

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

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

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

SUNDAY

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

TUESDAY

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

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

THURSDAY

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

FRIDAY

Trivia

Trivia at New London Community Complex. $2 admission.

8 p.m., May 31

SATURDAY

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

Multi-sale

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

9 to 11 a.m., June 1

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