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Wild Tales

Wild Tales

June 3—7

14A, coarse language, violence
Dir: Damián Szifron, Argentina, 2014, 122 min. Ricardo Darín, Óscar Martinez, Érica Rivas, Rita Cortese. In Spanish with English subtitles
2014 Oscar nominee for Best Foreign Language Film

“Very few films have been as appropriately titled as Damian Szifron’s omnibus black comedy Wild Tales. He has crafted a half-dozen shorts here that buzz with the confidence
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Anne & Gilbert

Anne & Gilbert
Newcomers to starring roles—Karen Slater and Alex Furber

June 4–Oct 14
The Guild

Meet Karen Slater and Alex Furber, the stars of the 2015 PEI production of Anne & Gilbert—The Musical. It’s their first time in the roles and it’s the first time Slater and Furber have worked together.

“What strikes me the most about Anne is how steadfastly she holds to her own set of ideals and morals,” says
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While We’re Young

While We’re Young

June 5—14

14A, coarse language
Dir: Noah Baumbach, US, 2014, 97 min. Amanda Seyfried, Naomi Watts, Ben Stiller, Adam Driver

“Middle-age anxieties are explored to amusing effect in this insightful, well-observed comedy drama. The story follows the exploits of Josh and Cornelia, a forty-something couple whose lives have become rather stale and unadventurous. Things change, however, with the arrival
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African Children’s Choir

June 5 & 7
St. Paul's Church & Cornerstone Baptist Church (Cornwall & Stratford)

The African Children’s Choir performs in Charlottetown June 5 at 7 pm at St. Paul’s Church, 101 Prince Street (902-394-3297), in Cornwall June 7 at 10 am at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 9 Cornerstone Drive (892-1001) and in Stratford June 7 at 6:30 pm at Cornerstone Baptist Church, 295 Shakespeare Drive.

The
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Hoedown for Hope

June 5
Stranley Bridge Country Resort

Queen Elizabeth Elementary School Relay for Life team Battling for Buddies presents Hoedown for Hope June 5 at Stanley Bridge Country Resort at 7 pm. Entertainment will be provided by Leon Gallant, Remi Arsenault, Michael Pendergast, Kevin Arthur and Jason Campbell. This is a licensed event with tickets available at Queen Elizabeth Elementary School by calling
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New York! New York!

Fundraiser for the Farm Centre

June 6
Farm Centre

A New York-themed fundraising event will be held on June 6 at the Farm Centre in Charlottetown. Money raised at the New York! New York! event will be used to fund Farm Centre and Legacy Garden projects. 

Ticket holders can sample New York’s iconic street food while debating which entertainment to enjoy first.

At Beats and Bohemians Coffee House
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Looking Back at You

Looking Back at You
Masks made by Artists at Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Until Sept 21
Confederation Centre Art Gallery

The Confederation Centre Art Gallery has opened a new exhibition in the Upper West Gallery that displays a wide variety of masks made by artists.

Featuring 14 artists and work from the Gallery’s permanent collection, Looking Back at You: Masks By Artists examines what Gallery Curator, Pan Wendt
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Jack Shadbolt exhibit

Jack Shadbolt exhibit
The 1964 Flag Mural and Canadian Flag Debate

until Sept 6
Confederation Centre Art Gallery

The Confederation Centre Art Gallery opens a historic new exhibition this month, entitled Jack Shadbolt’s 1964 Flag Mural and the Canadian Flag Debate.

Jack Shadbolt (1909-1998), was commissioned to paint Flag Mural in 1964 for the opening of Confederation Centre of the Arts. It is a very graphic painting
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Some Goings On

Looking Back at You

Masks made by Artists at Confederation Centre Art Gallery Until Sept 21
Confederation Centre Art Gallery Murray Laufer, Untitled, 2011, 31 raku masks [ ... ]

The Emeralds to play Zion Presbyterian C...

Old and New Favourites June 16
Zion Presbyterian Church The Emeralds — Hannah Rose Rollwage, Natalie Sullivan, and Melissa MacKenzie, are excited t [ ... ]

Rod Stewart in Cavendish

Jul 9
Cavendish Beach Event Centre Rod StewartWhitecap Entertainment presents Rod Stewart, in Concert Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at the Cavendish B [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Credit Union May Run Festival Music PEI ...

The 2015 Music PEI Awards handed out to date include: Album of the Year  Catherine MacLellan  [ ... ]

An escape

One Great Bite
by Ann Thurlow This sullen, relentless winter begs for an escape. Not enough time, th [ ... ]

Fandango call for auditions

Fandango Musical Players Inc. has issued a call for auditions for a production of Disney’s Beauty  [ ... ]

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Noticeboard

Renovated Macphail kitchen will offer classes

The Sir Andrew Macphail Foundation has announced that it has received fundi...

CHIRP International Seminar

Council for Health Improvement through Research and Practice invites health...

Marine Atlantic Reunion

The public is invited to join former employees of Marine Atlantic to share...

Investing in Child and Youth

Registration is open for a symposium, Investing in Child and Youth Mental H...

Card Parties at Milton hall

Card parties will be held on Thursday at the Milton Community Hall from Jun...

Voluntary Resource Centre AGM

Voluntary Resource Centre AGM takes place June 2 at 5 pm. Evening begins wi...

Acadian Games Needs Volunteers

The Acadian Games bring together 1,100 French-speaking youth from the Atlan...

Nursing Conference

The Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association (CGNA) will hold its 18th B...

Volunteers Needed

Island Peace Committee asks for volunteers to organize Hiroshima Day. This...

Victoria Park Newsletter Available

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

PEI National Park Reminder

Parks Canada reminds all visitors that from April 1 to Oct 15 domestic anim...

Ignition Program

New and expanding businesses are encouraged to consider applying for a chan...

Call for Health Projects in French

The PEI French Health Network (PEIFHN) is issuing a call for proposals for...

3rd Annual Mini Barn Draw

The Brain Injury Association has launched the 3rd Annual Mini Barn draw. Th...

Distinguished Alumni Awards

The Holland College Foundation has issued a call for nominations for its ei...

Banjo Workshop in Milton

On June 20, come learn about banjo at the PEI Mutual Festival of Small Hall...

The North Atlantic Tionól

The North Atlantic Tionól, a weekend series of concerts, classes, and works...

Climate Change, Heritage, Urban Planning

On June 2–4 from 6–9 pm Dr. Luna Khirfan (University of Waterloo) and 5 und...

Friends of Confed Centre AGM

Friends of Confederation Centre meet June 17 at 7 pm at Confederation Centr...

Impure Watercolour

On May 30 from 1–5 pm Sandi Komst will offer a workshop on Impure Watercolo...

Culture PEI AGM

Culture PEI’s Annual General Meeting will be held June 24 at 7 pm at The Ha...

Friends of Eptek AGM

The Friends of Eptek Centre will hold their annual general meeting on June...

PEI Symphony AGM

The Prince Edward Island Symphony Society will hold its Annual General Meet...

ACT Call for Auditions

ACT (a community theatre) will hold auditions on June 14, for a production...

Festivals & Events PEI AGM

Festivals & Events PEI will hold its Annual General Meeting on May 27 a...

Photography Workshop

Vancouver, British Columbia, photographer, John C. Watson, will present his...

Maritime Modern Quilt Guild

The Maritime Modern Quilt Guild (MMQG) exists to provide a place where non-...

Lobster Takeout

The Milton Community Hall Lobster Takeout takes place on Monday, May 31. Ea...

Wheatley River Annual Rhubarb Social

The Wheatley River Women’s Institute is hosting its annual Rhubarb Social o...

IWK Telethon for Children on CTV

The 31st annual IWK Telethon for Children on CTV will broadcast live on May...

Salt Spring National Art Prize – Last Call for Submissions

It's the last call for Canadian artist submissions for the Salt Spring Nati...

Flame of Hope Walk/Run for Diabetes

The Flame of Hope Walk & Run for Diabetes takes place on May 31, 1–4:30...

12th Annual Dinner & Silent Auction for Anderson House

The Inn at St. Peters is hosting the 12th annual dinner and silent auction...

Fandango call for auditions

Fandango Musical Players Inc. has issued a call for auditions for a product...

Design Island Fringe Fest poster

Calling all graphic designers. The Island Fringe poster contest is back. De...

Alzheimer Blitz Campaign

Société Alzheimer Society PEI will hold its major Door to Door Blitz Campai...

Acadian Games

The Organizing Committee of the 2015 Jeux de l’Acadie (Acadian Games) has a...

Samuel Holland Family Reunion

In recognition of the 250th anniversary of Samuel Holland’s survey of this...

Churchmouse Thrift Shop open

St. John’s Churchmouse Thrift Shop, TCH, Crapaud will open for the season o...

Soul Food

Soul Food is held the last Sun of the month at the Baha’i Centre, 20 Laptho...

May Blood Donor Clinics

Canadian Blood Services’ Blood Donor Clinics in May are held: Monday and Tu...

Grief and Grieving support

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

Summerside after school program

The City of Summerside’s Credit Union Place has joined forces with go!PEI t...

100 Women Who Care

The Adventure Group was awarded $15,400 to continue its work to help indivi...

The Charlottetown Film Festival

The Charlottetown Film Society has announced their latest project, The 1st...

Annual Island Literary Awards new deadline

The deadline for the 2015 Cox & Palmer Island Literary Awards has been...

Judges training workshop

PEI Women’s Institute will host a workshop to train judges of foods or hand...

French Nautical and Sea Kayak camps

French summer camps help your child to maintain and improve their French la...

Parent—Youth Outdoor Camp

The Central Queens Branch of the PEI Wildlife Federation will host a Parent...

Bain Bird Count May 30

On May 30, Nature PEI’s Bain Bird Count takes place. It documents the movem...

Herb Day at the Farm Center

The second annual Herb Day at the Farm Center at 420 University Ave, Charlo...

Tiny Haiku Lending Library

Come by The Buzz office at 160 Richmond St, Charlottetown, to find a Tiny H...

Nature camps at Macphail

The Macphail Woods Ecological Forestry Project is offering its summer week-...

Canadian Folk Music Awards

Submissions are open for the 11th edition of the Canadian Folk Music Awards...

Call for singers, dancers, and instrumentalists

Singers, dancers and instrumentalists aged 6–17 years are invited to compet...

Canoe Cove Perennial Sale

The Annual Perennial Sale at Inman Park in Canoe Cove on June 6, 9 am–12 pm...

Yard Sale, Bake Sale and BBQ

A Yard Sale, Bake Sale and Barbecue will be held May 29 and 30, 8 am–1 pm a...

Village Pottery opening

Family owned and operated since 1973. Functional and decorative pottery by...

Volunteer nominations

The Voluntary Resource Council (VRC) of PEI is inviting nominations for the...

RedNeck Run 2015

RedNeck Run offers 3k, 5k, and 10k Run in support of Team Diabetes. Registr...

Walk for Life

The Kidney Foundation of Canada, PEI chapter, will sponsor the Gift of Life...

Walk for Cystic Fibrosis

CARSTAR’s Great Strides™ Walk for Cystic Fibrosis Canada will take place Ma...

Michael Thomas Memorial Race Day

The Mi’kmaq Confederacy of PEI, in partnership with the Town of Stratford,...

8th annual Eastern Kings Giant Yard Sale

Plans are underway for the 8th annual Eastern Kings Giant Yard Sale, w...

Rowing PEI Registration

Rowing PEI is kicking off the 2015 season for those rowers 16 and over. Lea...

Learn and Play “en français” summer camp at UPEI

New Learn and Play “en français” summer camp will be offered at UPEI from M...

PEI Walk for Muscular Dystrophy

Prince Edward Island Walk for Muscular Dystrophy takes place June 20 at Con...

Relay For Life

The Canadian Cancer Society’s Relay For Life takes place in five locations...

Acadian Games Volunteers Wanted

The 2015 Acadian Games/Jeux de l’Acadie are coming soon. Islanders are invi...

Bike Maintenance Clinic

Outer Limit Sports will present a free bike maintenance clinic May 27 at 6...

Student Bursaries Available

PEI French Health Network (PEIFHN) is offering two $1,500 bursaries to Fran...

Elm Trees Removal

The City of Charlottetown began work recently to remove over 300 diseased e...

Victoria Hall turns 100

The Victoria Hall, or Victoria Playhouse, is 100 years old in 2015. Help th...

Mayflower Art Draw

The Mayflower, an Island Artisan Showcase will be held May 27 at Confederat...

Acrylic Workshop with Sandi Komst

An acrylic workshop with Sandi Komst will be held May 25–26 at Shediac Mult...

Island Rock Camps

Summer day camps for ages 9–15 Island Rock Camps offers a day camp for begi...

A Course in Miracles

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

Help the symphony

Because of recent attention in Island media to the financial concerns of th...

Come Play on our Stage

The Souris Show Hall, a 150 soft seat theatre, is now booking for the upcom...

Northern Lights Quilt Guild

Northern Lights Quilt Guild meets at the O’Leary Community Centre June 1, 1...

Beaconsfield Historic House Tours

Built in 1877, Beaconsfield was considered one of Charlottetown’s most eleg...

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 with...

Seniors Active Living Centre

Events continue at Seniors Active Living Centre at CARI Complex, UPEI in Ju...

Teen Girls with Vision Loss

CNIB’s Teen Girls with Vision Loss Program is designed to give teenagers, a...

Premiere Toastmasters Club

Communicate with Confidence The Toastmasters program will help you to devel...

Animal Health Conference

Vethealth Global™ International Animal Health & Nutrition Business Conf...