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Prince County Community Happenings: July 17

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Keir Memorial Talk 
History talk at Keir Memorial Museum featuring Louise Morris who will talk about her research into the return of the soldiers from the great war in 1919. 
10 a.m., July 17

Elementary Explorers 
Join in the TD Summer Reading Club as participants (ages 9 to 12) explore the natural world through books, activities and more. At Inspire Learning Centre. Wednesdays. 
10:30 a.m., July 17

Table Tennis in Miscouche 
Table tennis game 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. Wednesdays. 
2 to 4 p.m., and 6 to 9 p.m., July 17

Ice Cream Social 
Annual Lot 16 Ice Cream Social at the Community Hall, 38 Ferry Road, Route 12. Homemade cakes and ice cream desserts. 
6:30 to 8:30 p.m., July 17

Evening with L.M. Montgomery
Events held at Bideford Parsonage Museum. 784 Bideford Road, Route 166. With readings from the Selected Journals of L.M. Montgomery, recorded 100 years ago in 1919. Conversation and light refreshments to follow. Wednesdays in July and August. 
7:30 p.m., July 17

Kitchen Parties in O'Leary
Kitchen Party at St. Lukes Hall O'Leary Corner, (Route 2 and Route 142). Every Wednesday in July and August. Lunch included with admission. Hall is wheelchair accessible. 
7:30 p..m., July 17

Family Storytime 
Come in to Summerside Rotary Library for stories and activities. For children 3 to 5 years old. Every Thursday. 
10:30 a.m., July 18

Lot 7 Ceilidh 
Ceilidh at St. Mark's Hall in Burton, Western P.E.I. Weekly ceilidhs on Thursdays. Admission at the door includes lunch at intermission, door prizes and 50/50 draw. 
7:30 p.m., July 18

Legion Karaoke 
Karaoke at Summerside Legion with Clayton Gallant. 
8 p.m., July 18

Thursday Night Dances
Held at New London Community Complex. Happy Days Dance with Phase 2. $10 at the door. 
9 p.m. to 12 a.m., July 18

Summer Dips and Sips
Join the Sobeys Dietitian for a free 2 week tasting program Summer Dips and Sips. Learn to make better-for-you dips and drinks that are perfect for summer entertaining or just relaxing on the deck. At Sobeys Summerside. Register by emailing or calling 902-436-6731. Space is limited. 
10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., July 19

Jumble Tent Sale 
Used goods sale at Victoria West United Church (11532 Richard's Road). Household items, toys, books, French doors, clothes, lamps, kitchen range, bob-sleighs for a snowmobile and much more. 
8 a.m. to 12 p.m., July 20

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., July 20

Elementary Explorers 
Join in the TD Summer Reading Club as participants (all ages) explore the natural world through books, activities and more. At Inspire Learning Centre. Saturdays. 
10:30 a.m., July 20

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., July 20

Tech Help 
Head to Summerside Rotary Library for help with various pieces of technology. Bring tablet, laptop, cell phone, e-reader, etc. Saturdays.
2 p.m., July 20

Legion Darts 
Dart games at the Summerside Legion. Saturdays. 
8 p.m., July 20

Dance at St. Louis Community Centre
Dry dance at St. Louis Community Centre. $6 admission. Must be 35 and older to attend. Music by Michael, Aubry and Steven. 
9 p.m. to 12 a.m., K

Buffet Breakfast 
Breakfast buffet at New London Community Complex. $12 for adults and $6 for kids 5 to 12 years old. Sundays in the summer. 
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., July 21

Fun Darts
Fun dart games at Summerside Legion. Sundays. 
12 p.m., July 21

Lego Club 
Have fun with Lego at Inspire Learning Centre. Sundays. 
1 to 4 p.m., July 21

Garden Tour 
Summerside and area Garden Club Tours - 117 Bay Avenue, Summerside; 463 Rte. 177, Mont Carmel Road, St. Raphael; The Doctor's Inn 32 Allen Road, Tyne Valley (Route 167). Runs rain or shine. 
1 to 4 p.m., July 21

Strawberry Social 
20th annual Strawberry Social on the grounds of Bideford Parsonage Museum, 784 Bideford Road, Route 166. Musical entertainment, games, 50/50 and used-goods-sale. 
1:30 to 4:30 p.m. 

Mont Carmel Variety Concerts
Sunday evening variety concert at Mont-Carmel Parish Hall, 5786 Route 11. With Annie and Gabi Kitson, Albert Arsenault, Mona Arsenault, Jill Chandler and more. $12 admission for adults, $10 for members of the co-operative, $5 for students and pre-schoolers are free. For more info, call 439-0126, check our website
7 p.m., July 21

Music in St. Louis 
Music night at St. Louis Community Centre, 3563 Union Road. Musicians include Brian Arsenault, Rickey Gallant and Friends. $5 Admission. Light lunch served. All proceeds to the upkeep of the centre. 
7:30 p.m., July 21

Brilliant Labs 
For kids ages 5 to 12 years old. Come to Inspire Learning Centre to learn about new technology and then try it out. Mondays. 
1:30 p.m., July 22

Brilliant Labs for Teens 
Teens ages 13 and up can come enhance their inner techie as they learn and try new technology with brilliant labs. Mondays at Inspire Learning Centre. 
4 p.m., July 22

Parkview Cribbage
Cribbage games at Parkview seniors club. Mondays. 
7 p.m., July 22

Elementary Explorers 
Join in the TD Summer Reading Club as participants (ages 5 to 9) explore the natural world through books, activities and more. At Inspire Learning Centre. Tuesdays. 
10:30 a.m., July 23

Al-Anon-Family Group 
Self-help group for families and friends of alcoholics. Held Tuesdays at Summerside Rotary Library. 
1:30 p.m., July 23

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., July 23

Teen Awesome Activities 
Every week there will be new activities for teens ages 13 and up. July’s activities include: Scream for Ice Cream (registration required for this activity), Oddly Satisfying, Chill Out & Relax, Flower Power & Macramé, and Life Size Hungry Hungry Hippos. Tuesdays at Summerside Rotary Library. 
1:30 p.m., July 23

Parkview Auction (cards)
Auction card games at Parkview Seniors Club. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 
7 p.m., July 23

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., July 23

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., July 23

Toe Tappin' Tunes 
Tunes 'n Tales returns to Britannia Hall, 816 Britannia Hall. With houseband guests Kit and Pris (the McKenna Sisters), youth performer Katrina Kedali, and featured guests Wendell Hardy, Bernard Riley and Friends. Door Prize, 50/50, homemade fudge and canteen service. 
7:30 p.m., July 23

Needle Craft Club 
Meet new people and socialize while you knit or do other needlework. Get advice, learn new techniques and see interesting new projects. Bring own needlecraft paraphernalia. At Summerside Rotary Library. 
2 p.m., July 25

Thursday Night Dance
Dance at New London Community Complex with Back in Thyme. $10 at the door. 
8 to 11 p.m., July 25

Trivia with Stephanie 
Trivia at New London Community Complex. $2 to play. 
8 p.m., July 26

Indoor Used-goods sale 
Sale at New London Community Complex. Tables are $10, bakery open and barbecue 
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., July 27

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., July 27

Legion Kitchen Party
Kitchen Party at the Summerside Legion, featuring Sandra Jones 
2 to 5 p.m., July 27

Ice Cream Social 
Social and dessert auction at Murray Centre, 17 school street in Kensington. sponsored by Long River Women's Institute. All proceeds to the oncology unit at Prince County Hospital. Dessert auction begins at 7:30 p.m. 
7 to 9 p.m., July 27

Music in the Garden 
Garden party and barbecue. St. Mark's Church Ground, Victoria Street, Kensington. Bring chair and salad to share. Bring your music, instruments and voices. 
2 to 4 p.m., July 28

Church BBQ
Barbecue and used goods sale at St. Thomas' Anglican Church, Spring Brook, 5559 Route 20. Also on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. To book a table for the sale, call Evelyn at 902-836-5649. 
6 to 8 p.m., Aug. 2

Parish Picnic 
St. John the Baptist parish picnic, Miscouche. Features flea market at 8 a.m., food, games, children's activities, bingo, cake auction, etc. Mass at 10:30 a.m. 
8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Aug. 11 

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