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Linocut prints by Mary Coe at Gallery 18

Until Aug 29
Gallery 18

Gallery 18 in New London will host an exhibition of original linocut prints by the American artist Mary Coe. The show is called My Landmarks and Totems, and includes pieces spanning several decades of the Mary’s work. The exhibit opened on August 15 and continues through August 29. For more information, contact Gallery 18 by phone or email.

Mary Coe says, “I was born in 1947
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Bùmarang at Bites Cafe

Bùmarang at Bites Cafe

Aug 30
Bites Café

On August 30, Montréal Celtic Trio, Bùmarang, will perform at Bites Café in Hampton.

Bùmarang is composed of three of Montréal’s fine Celtic musicians, Dave Gossage (Orealis, Land of Kush), Sarah Pagé (Barr Brothers), and PEI’s own Kate Bevan-Baker (Hey Rosetta!, The Dardanelles). The trio draws from their diverse musical backgrounds in jazz, classical, African, bluegrass, and
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Structures

Structures
Exhibition at The Guild by Atlantic Canadian fibre artists 

until Aug 30
The Guild

The Gallery at the Guild, Charlottetown will exhibit Structures, a textile art show, from August 19 to 30. This exhibition is produced the Atlantic Canada chapter of the international fibre arts organization SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates). Fabric artist Regina Marzlin (Antigonish, NS) is exhibition organiser
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Two great playwrights

Two great playwrights
Plays by Norm Foster and Patrick Barlow 

August (select dates)
Harbourfront Theatre

The works of two popular and successful playwrights will take the stage of Summerside’s Harbourfront Theatre this summer.

The Affections of May, by Canada’s Norm Foster, the most produced playwright in Canada every year for the past twenty years will run all summer long alongside British playwright Patrick
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Blessed Assurance

Blessed Assurance
The Story and Songs of Fanny J. Crosby

Until Aug 30
The Guild

Homefree Productions brings to The Guild audiences the music and life story of one of Christianity’s best-loved hymn writers, Fanny J. Crosby.

Island performers Pamela Campbell and Nancy Beck explore Crosby’s experiences and music in their newest collaboration, Blessed Assurance: the Story and Songs of Fanny J. Crosby. 

Blind from
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Celebration of Crafts

Celebration of Crafts
Island artisans exhibit at Eptek Centre in Summerside

Until Aug 31
Eptek Centre

In recognition of national Craft Year 2015, Eptek Art & Culture Centre and the Prince Edward Island Crafts Council have joined in a partnership to host an exhibition of craft by Island artisans. All the work selected for the exhibition by the jury met the standards of the PEI Crafts Council. This is the fourth such
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Confederation Players debut new Walking Tour and Vignettes

Daily (Monday–Saturday)
Province House

The Confederation Players Program has launched a new historic vignette and guided walking tour for the 2015 season.

The Confederation Players perform From Sea to Shining Sea at 12:50 pm, Monday to Saturday on the Richmond side of Province House. The 15-minute piece is a look at the personalities and issues at play during the 1864 Charlottetown Conference,
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Lennie held over

Lennie held over

New shows in September for Searching for Abegweit

Aug 31 & Sept 1, 2, 7, 8, & 9
PEI Brewing Company

Searching for Abegweit: The Island Songs & Stories of Lennie Gallant is being held over until September 9 at PEI Brewing Company in Charlottetown. The musical theatre production starring Lennie Gallant and featuring fiddler Sean Kemp, multi-instrumentalist and vocalist Patricia Richard,
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Some Goings On

Clippings: L’Évangéline

Artwork created from Acadian newspaper Sept 12–Dec 20
nfederation Centre Art Gallery A selection from the visiting art exhibition, Clippings: L [ ... ]

Anne & Gilbert

Newcomers to starring roles—Karen Slater and Alex Furber Karen SlaterUntil Oct 14
e Guild Meet Karen Slater and Alex Furber, the stars of the 201 [ ... ]

Two great playwrights

Plays by Norm Foster and Patrick Barlow  August (select dates)
Harbourfront Theatre Norm FosterThe works of two popular and successful playwrigh [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Successful year for Relay For Life

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay For Life took place in six PEI locations raising over $220,000 [ ... ]

Storyboard winners

Doug Currie, Minister of Family and Human Services and PAC Chair and Ann Sherman chair of the Premie [ ... ]

Crazy Submarine

The Province of PEI will provide repayable financing to assist with a major expansion at Shining Wat [ ... ]

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JS Palmer Conference

The JS Palmer Conference will bring together some of Canada’s most influent...

Library van

A new outreach van is traveling the Island to community festivals and event...

Eptek Workshops

Culture Days at Eptek Centre this year will feature Shelley Tamtom, a local...

Call for hooked mats

Eptek Centre will be mounting an exhibition of hooked mats in mid-October a...

Festive Wreath Exhibition

Start thinking of ideas for the annual Wreath exhibition that fills the con...

Friends of Confed Centre Auction

Friends of Confederation Centre Auction will be held October 24 with viewin...

Youth Drama Classes

Bonshaw Young Players is a performing group for ages 5–16 that writes, dire...

PEI Crafts Council Studio Tour

The PEI Crafts Council Studio Tour returns September 12 to 13. There will b...

Pottery in the Park

The fall session of pottery classes at the PEI Potters Studio in Victoria P...

Etsy Made In Canada Day returns

On September 26, there will be pop up markets taking place in 33 cities acr...

Birdhouse Raffle

The Victoria Historical Association is selling tickets on a barnboard birdh...

The Mount needs volunteers

The Mount Continuing Care Community is seeking volunteers. Consider sparing...

Victoria Park Newsletter

The newest edition of the Victoria Park Newsletter is now available to the...

Print Making Demonstration with Mary Coe

American printmaker, Mary Coe, will be offering a print-making demonstratio...

Swimming Lessons and Programs in Montague

Atlantic Fitness East, 55 Wood Islands Hill, Montague, are offering a varie...

African Drumming Workshop

An African drumming workshop led by Chris Kennedy, a talented, professional...

70 Mile Yard Sale

The gigantic 70 Mile Yard Sale in the Wood Islands area of Eastern Prince E...

Bark in the Park

There will be a presentation by Kim MacMillian from Courteous Canine Traini...

Celebrate Our River Festival

Looking for a fun way to enjoy the end of the summer season and support you...

Name the PEI MFRC Mascot

The Prince Edward Island Military Family Resource Centre (PEI MFRC) has a p...

Informal Forms by Sally Hooff

Gallery 18, 10686 Route 6 in New London presents Prince Edward Island artis...

Draw Down Lottery

Draw Down Lottery is a fundraiser for Milton Community Hall. The draw...

PEI Coalition for Fair EI to host community pie picnics

Between August 26 and September 7, the PEI Coalition for Fair EI will be ho...

Join Second Chances Concert Band

Do you want to dust off your old instrument and return to playing in a conc...

Saturday Art Classes for Kids

Saturday Art Classes for Kids are held at Confederation Centre Art Gallery...

Contact East call for volunteers

Contact East, hosted by the Atlantic Presenters Association, is an annual p...

Submissions buttons

Confederation Centre Art Gallery is seeking artists to design art for the “...

PEI Military Family Resource Centre

Staff of the PEI Military Family Resource Centre (PEI MFRC) is on its secon...

Fun Days in the Park

North Rustico’s Seawalk Park now features a Welcome Centre, walkway through...

Bilingual Story Session

A half-hour session is offered for children ages 3–6 yrs and their families...

Garden of the Gulf Montague

Garden of the Gulf Museum in Montague offers children’s programming during...

Farm Camp in the City

International Sustainable Community Assistance assoc (ISCA) presents a summ...

Youth Capital Hockey Academy

The Atlantic Hockey Group (Xtreme Hockey) and the Jr A Capitals team up to...

Seniors College PEI

New courses offered for 50-plus population Seniors College of PEI is beginn...

Ssscraffle

The Souris Striders Ski Club is holding a fundraising draw called Ssscraffl...

Youth work in Haiti

This fall, ISCA (International Sustainable Community Assistance) is offerin...

Mini Show & Shine

PEI motorcycle enthusiasts province-wide are invited to participate in a mi...

Government House bilingual guided tours

Government House is open for free, bilingual guided tours until the end of...

Backpacks for kids

Since 2003, Bell Aliant employees, retirees, customers and partners have pr...

DeGrowth Movement

Resource person, Bob Thomson will explore what DeGrowth could mean for PEI’...

Sunday Afternoons at the Log Cabin

A large indoor yard sale/flea market will be held in the former Log Cabin M...

Diabetes Cash for Camp lottery

The Canadian Diabetes Association has launched their second annual Cash for...

Seniors Secretariat seeking Members

The PEI Seniors’ Secretariat is inviting applications from community member...

Proportional Representation

The PEI Coalition for Proportional Representation will have its formation m...

Live Performance Painting

Watch people of all ages create paintings in one hour on reused doors at th...

Drama classes

Bonshaw Young Players is a performing group for ages 5–16 that writes, dire...

Music Together Classes

Music Together Classes are held at The Guild in Charlottetown on Saturdays...

Virtues Children’s Class

Virtues Children’s Class, held on the first Thursday of the month (Septembe...

Terry Fox Run

The Confederation Bridge, in partnership with The Terry Fox Foundation, has...

7th Annual MCPEI Charity Golf Tournament

When the Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI (MCPEI) holds its 7th Annual MCPEI Char...

Law Foundation funding deadline

The Law Foundation of Prince Edward Island has released its funding applica...

Be an In-School Mentor

Share your wisdom and life experience with a child who needs a friend. Spen...

Breast Cancer Retreat

19th Annual Breast Cancer Retreat open to those who have/have had the journ...

Art in the Open needs volunteers

Art in the Open, a free contemporary art festival curated for the appreciat...

Maritime Modern Quilt Guild

The next meeting of the Maritime Modern Quilt Guild PEI Chapter will be hel...

Tracadie Lions Summer Sunday Brunch

Every Sunday until August 30, there will be a Sunday Brunch at the Tracadie...

Charlottetown Outdoor Adventure Camps

The Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Dept is offering co-ed Outdoor Adven...

King’s Playhouse Theatre Camp

Children’s Theatre Camp run August at King’s Playhouse, Georgetown. These w...

Canadian Red Cross Camps

Canadian Red Cross Summer Water Safety Day Camps, unique to PEI, provide yo...

Stratford Summer Day Camp

The Town of Stratford offers a 10 week summer day camp for youth ages 8–12...

Motionball Marathon

A national fundraiser will extend its reach to Prince Edward Island this su...

Card Parties at Milton Community Hall

Card parties will be held on Thursdays at the Milton Community Hall until S...

Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild

The Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild will meet September 16 at 7 pm in the Jack...

Soul Food

Soul Food is a unique monthly event that provides an opportunity to relax i...

Blood Donor Clinics

Canadian Blood Services’ Blood Donor Clinics in August and September are he...

Grief and Grieving support

A Grief and Grieving Support Group meets the third Thursday of every month...

Nature camps at Macphail

Macphail Woods Ecological Forestry Project offers summer week-long camps, S...

A Course in Miracles

A group meets for in-depth study and discussion of the text “A Course in Mi...

Northern Lights Quilt Guild

Northern Lights Quilt Guild meets at the O’Leary Community Centre September...

Restore an Acre project at Macphail Woods

Macphail Woods Ecological Forestry Project has launched a new initiative ca...

PEI Sociable Singles

PEI Sociable Singles is a non-profit, non-denominational, social group, who...