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Helios Vocal Ensemble

Helios Vocal Ensemble
Vocal quintet to perform rescued cathedral music

Sept 13
St. Peter's Cathedral

In 2014, after taking over as interim music director at All Saints’ Cathedral in Halifax, Eszter Horvath learned that thousands of choral scores had been stored, forgotten and nearly ruined with damp, in the crypt of the cathedral. Since then, cathedral volunteers have been painstakingly returning them to active service,
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Harvest Moon Rising

Harvest Moon Rising
Six-character musical at The Guild

Sept 13–30
The Guild

This month Harvest Moon Rising takes to The Guild stage in downtown Charlottetown for a limited run. With music and lyrics by Leslie Arden and book by Peggy Sample, the six-character musical deals with the challenges, past and present, that face the family farm, and it celebrates the resilient spirit of those who care for the land.

Harvest
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Book Talk with Mary McDonald-Rissanen

Book Talk with Mary McDonald-Rissanen

Sept 13
Gallery 18

In the Interval of the Wave—Prince Edward Island Women’s Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century Life Writing by Mary McDonald-Rissanen has been recently published by McGill-Queen’s University Press.

The book tells about remarkable Island women seldom written or talked about because they are like your grandmother and mine. They led fairly ordinary lives but made solid
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this is us

this is us
Artwork by Sundi Richard and Daniel Lynds at The Guild

Until Sept 13
The Guild

this is us, artwork by Sundi Richard and Daniel Lynds, will be on display at The Guild in Charlottetown until September 13.

Sundi Richard and Daniel Lynds are wife and husband, co-creators, and collaborators. Exploring ideas of collapsing public spaces and the blurring of public and private identities, they reuse found
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Evangeline remounted

Evangeline remounted
Charlottetown Festival production back in September

Sept 14–Oct 10
Homburg Theatre

The Canadian musical, Evangeline, is back on PEI this fall. Inspired by Longfellow’s classic poem, Evangeline takes us on the heroine’s incredible journey to find her Gabriel following the events of the Acadian Deportation. Co-produced by Edmonton’s Citadel Theatre and The Charlottetown Festival, the remounted
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Learning To Drive

Learning To Drive

Sept 15–20

PG
Dir: Isabel Coixet, US/UK, 90 min. Patricia Clarkson, Ben Kingsley, Jake Weber, Grace Gummer

“It was not the pleasant dinner out with her husband Wendy (Patricia Clarkson) was expecting. After 21 years of marriage, he announces that he's not coming home again and moving in with someone else… Feeling lonely and deserted, her solitude is only broken by the arrival of the night before’s
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Book Launch: The Grumbling Hive Revisited: Or Private Greed, Public Need

Book Launch: The Grumbling Hive Revisited: Or Private Greed, Public Need

Sept 16
The Haviland Club

The Grumbling Hive Revisited is a new sequel to The Grumbling Hive, by Bernard Mandeville, which was published in London in 1705.

In separating prosperity from virtue, The Grumbling Hive was considered scandalous at the time. John Wesley stated that “not even Voltaire could have said so much for wickedness.” Crabb Robinson called it “the wickedest cleverest book in the
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10th North Atlantic Forum

Sept 16–19
Harbourfront Theatre

The 10th North Atlantic Forum and 27th Canadian Rural Revitalization Foundation conference, entitled Building Community Resilience: Innovation, Culture, and Governance in Place, is being held in Summerside September 16–19.

Opening session, open to the public, will be at Harbourfront Theatre in Summerside and will feature a fireside chat entitled “Globalization: Who’s
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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 [ ... ]

this is us

Artwork by Sundi Richard and Daniel Lynds at The Guild Until Sept 13
The Guild Sundi Richard and Daniel Lyndsthis is us, artwork by Sundi Richard and [ ... ]

Island Literary Awards

Sept 19
Jack Blanchard Family Centre The Prince Edward Island Writers’ Guild will celebrate excellence in Island writing at the 28th annual Cox & [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Equality Report Card

The PEI Advisory Council on the Status of Women released its 2015 Equality Report Card recently asse [ ... ]

Fusion Charlottetown Action Teams

Fusion Charlottetown, a not-for-profit, volunteer organization of 20-40-year-olds, has announced the [ ... ]

The livin’ is easy

The Cove Journal
by JoDee Samuelson Artwork by JoDee SamuelsonThe hay is almost in around the countr [ ... ]

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Noticeboard

Public Meeting Notice

East Royalty Master Plan Draft and 99 Pownal Street Charlottetown City Coun...

Seniors Lifestyle Makeover Challenge

The Arthritis Society-PEI Division is introducing a free, 6-week Seniors Li...

BioNetworking Event

On Tuesday, September 8, the PEI BioAlliance will host their first BioNetwo...

Lectures/Events at the Farmers' Bank of Rustico

All Lectures are in English and take place on Thursdays at 7:30 pm. Light l...

RSC Atlantic Fall Symposium

The Royal Society of Canada invites the public to its RSC Atlantic Fall Sym...

Public Forum on Water

Maude Barlow, chair of the Council of Canadians will be the keynote speaker...

Water Act consultations

Islanders are encouraged to participate in the upcoming Water Act consultat...

CWF small grants fund

Campbell Webster Foundation (CWF) was founded in 2002 as a registered chari...

Leadnow PEI

Leadnow PEI will present a panel discussion on the loss of human rights in...

Victoria Hall 100th Anniversary

Victoria Hall turns 100 in 2015. Please share your memories of this place—i...

Sustainability Training

ACIC members and potential members are invited to a working on the Degrowth...

Start with a Seedling

Do you like gardening, cooking and children? Dr. Lyndsay Moffatt from the F...

Men Matter

Men Matter offers free group programs for men who are on a journey of recov...

Women’s Retreat

The 31st Annual Women’s Retreat will be held October 2–4, at the Rodd Mill...

Genealogical Society Meeting

A meeting of the PEI Genealogical Society will take place September 26 at 2...

Island Nature Trust AGM

Island Nature Trust will hold its 36th Annual General Meeting on October 1...

Buddhism study classes

Free classes to learn about Buddhist concepts through text and discussions...

Way of Shambhala Program

Joy in Everyday Life, a “Way of Shambhala” course, will be offered Septembe...

PEI Symphony season to launch

The PEI Symphony Orchestra’s 2015–2016 season launches October 19 at 2:30 p...

Definitely Not The Symphony

Definitely Not The Symphony (DNTS) is a fun group of people with a variety...

**CANCELLED PEI Symphony AGM

This event has been cancelled. The Prince Edward Island Symphony Society wi...

Stratford Community Choir

The Stratford Community Choir will begin its new season in the Activities R...

Fall events at Macphail Homestead

Events continue at Macphail Homestead in Orwell through the fall. September...

How horses learn

Atlantic Vet College conference Applied equine behaviour is the focus of th...

Thrill the Island 2015

Ever wanted to dance to Michael Jackson’s Thriller? Here is your chance. Th...

Beaconsfield Assembly

This autumn’s Beaconsfield Assembly dance evenings will begin on Wednesday,...

AVC Open House

This September students at the Atlantic Veterinary College will open the do...

Bennett Fall Birding Classic

Island Nature Trust and Nature PEI join forces in a team event for birds an...

Face Off Against Cancer

Vector Aerospace is the title sponsor of the 2015 Face Off Against Cancer....

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...

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...

Informal Forms by Sally Hooff

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

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 “...

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...

Mini Show & Shine

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

Degrowth workshops

A global leader in community-based, co-operative development and social jus...

Sunday Afternoons at the Log Cabin

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

Diabetes Cash for Camp lottery

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

Proportional Representation

  PEI Coalition for Proportional Representation (PR) will meet Septemb...

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

Bright Red Mud is offering Music Together classes in which infants, toddler...

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...

Maritime Modern Quilt Guild

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

Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild

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

Soul Food

Soul Food is held the last Sunday of the month (September 27) at 10:00 am....

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...

Garden Club of PEI

The first meeting of the Garden Club of PEI for the season will be held on...

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, in...

Seniors Active Living Centre

Events continue at Seniors Active Living Centre, CARI Complex, Souris with:...

Premiere Toastmasters Club

The Toastmasters program teaches communication and leadership skills in a s...