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Heroes are Human Resiliency tour

In 2014, as a result of the many military PTSD-rel...

PEIHS Cat Litter Drive

The PEI Humane Society is launching the first ever...

Refugees Welcome Here—A Public Meeting and Discussion

PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada are hostin...

Cash for Camp 50/50 Lottery

Cash for Camp 50/50 Lottery has a potential jackpo...

EForcePEI.ca presentations at Rural Action Centres across PEI

Did you know there are over 140 free on-line train...

CNIB Volunteer Orientation

CNIB is hosting a new volunteer orientation on May...

13th Annual Dinner & Silent Auction for Anderson House

The Inn at St. Peters is hosting the 13th Annual D...

Island Nature Trust activities

April 29–May 1: The Messenger: Imagine a World Wit...

Cardboard Box Fort Wars

Put together a team of max 8 people and join in a...

Natural health products conference

The 13th Annual Natural Health Products Research S...

ATTN annual conference

Atlantic Therapeutic Touch Network (ATTN) annual c...

Bonshaw Hall Co-op AGM

The Annual General Meeting of the Bonshaw Hall Co-...

Post traumatic stress seminar

CHIRP International (Council for Health Improvemen...

Household Budgeting

Basic Money Sense—Household Budgeting and Grocery...

Eastern Kings Giant Yard Sale

The 9th Annual Eastern Kings Giant Yard Sale will...

Yard Sale, Bake Sale, & Coffee Break

The Knutsford Women’s Institute is hosting a Yard...

Garage Sale Fundraiser

A Garage Sale Fundraiser takes place May 14 from 9...

Annual Indoor Yard and Bake Sale

Annual Indoor Yard and Bake Sale at Sherwood Hall,...

Come Grow With Us

The annual St. Mark’s Compost Sale will be held Ma...

Spring Yard and Bake Sale

Spring Yard and Bake Sale will take place at St. M...

Canadian Folk Music Awards

Submissions are now open for the 12th edition of t...

Stage Manager, Technical Director

The River Clyde Pageant is seeking a Stage Manager...

DiverseCity Festival auditions

Auditions for DiverseCity multicultural festival,...

Come to the table

CARFAC Maritimes will hold the 2016 Annual General...

Bonshaw Young Players

Bonshaw Young Players welcomes new members for its...

Sir Andrew Macphail Foundation AGM

The Annual General Meeting of the Sir Andrew Macph...

Scottish settlers society is 50

The PEI Scottish Settlers Historical Society (PEIS...

Early bird National Park Pass

Prince Edward Island National Park is offering sea...

Seniors Safe @ Home

The Seniors Safe @ Home and Seniors Home Repair gr...

New energy strategy meetings

PEI residents and businesses are being invited to...

Wheelchair Basketball Canada

Wheelchair Basketball Canada has awarded the 2016...

Charlottetown recreation programs

The City of Charlottetown Parks and Recreation Dep...

Atlantic Canada Event Summit

The City of Charlottetown will host the 2nd annual...

ACT presents Horrors

Auditions being held in June for Hallowe’en perfor...

Walk for Dog Guides

Walk for Dog Guides takes place at Cornwall Civic...

Walk for Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer Society will host the Walk for Alzhe...

Rock Barra Retreat

Teresa Doyle hosts free camp to address issues of...

Quilt donated to NDP PEI Women

Jenny Knox, a young political activist from O’Lear...

Chamber of Commerce award categories

The Greater Charlottetown Area Chamber of Commerce...

Women on Boards

The PEI Coalition for Women in Government will hol...

Mosquito Nets for Kenya

Farmers Helping Farmers have created a new gift ca...

Gary Chipman’s Tribute to Don Messer

In celebration of National Fiddling Day, there wil...

Spring into Summer Craft Fair

The 2nd Annual Spring into Summer Craft Fair and E...

Eptek Gardening Gurus day

Don’t miss “Gardening Gurus” at Eptek Centre on Ma...

Farm clean up day

Friends of the Farm join again with the Women’s In...

Beaconsfield Assembly Party

The Beaconsfield Assembly will hold their end-of-s...

Zombies wanted

Crossfire Adventure Paintball is looking for zombi...

Black Dress Soirée

Fighting cancer with elegance The Black Dress Soir...

Benefit for Eric Desroches

A community planning group from the North Shore ar...

Beauty pageant

PEI Rural Beautification Society 2016 Competition...

Hepatitis A vaccines

Offered to Islanders who purchased recalled fruit...

Once Upon a Line Writing Program

The Once Upon a Line Writing Program for ages 6–12...

Online Open Forum Discussion

Scholarship Organizations for Military Families Sp...

Western Author's Group (WAG) Meeting

If you enjoy writing, you are invited to join the...

Scholarship Workshop

Join Brittany Palmer of www.keytoscholarships...

Perennial Sale

Annual Canoe Cove Perennial plant sale. Lots of we...

Kensington Welcome Centre Auction

A Live & Silent Auction featuring auctioneer A...

ICMP Tree Planting Ceremony

International Children's Memorial Place will hold...

Toastmasters Breakfast Club Demo Meeting

Developing and honing communication skills, along...

Fusion Family Fit Day

Interested in health and wellness? Looking for new...

Spinal Cord Injury PEI's Summer Cash Giveaway Draw

Spinal Cord Injury–PEI (SCI–PEI) is hosting its an...

4th Annual Mini Barn Draw

The Brain Injury Association is happy to announce...

Women's Institute Handcrafts, Horticulture, Arts

Be a part of Old Home Week with your creative and&...

Premier’s Craft Education Award

Annually the Premier’s Craft Education Awards valu...

WI Roadside Cleanup

The annual WI Island Cleanup and cash prize c...

Music PEI Call For Volunteers

Music PEI is looking for volunteers. Join them for...

Call to RN and LPN Artists

An art show is being organized to promote water co...

Life Drawing Sessions

Drop-in drawing sessions are held Sundays from 2–4...

Farmers Help Farmers Fundraiser

Farmers Helping Farmers is teaming up with Van Kam...

Prize and Cash Bingo

A 50/50 bingo will be held at APM Centre, Cornwall...

Aid people with vision loss

Volunteer to help a person with vision loss one-on...

Women volunteers needed

Do you want to get involved in political change? D...

French bursaries

PEI French Health Network (PEIFHN) will offer two...

Alzheimer Society of PEI awards

Alzheimer Society of PEI is accepting nominations...

School calendar available

The Department of Education, Early Learning, and C...

River Clyde Pageant needs you

The River Clyde Pageant takes place July 30–31 in...

2016 Women in Business Symposium

Catherine Callbeck is a featured panelist Catherin...

Friends of Confederation Centre auction sale

On May 28, The Friends of Confederation Centre pre...

Watershed photography contest

The Friends of Covehead and Brackley Bays are spon...

Workplace Health and Safety

The 2016 Workers Compensation Board (WCB) Workplac...

Cornwall Flea Market

Cornwall Flea Market takes place May 28 from 10 am...

Gigantic Yard Sale and Book Sale

Mikinduri Children of Hope will hold their annual...

Collège Acadie Î.-P.-É. Scholarships

Collège Acadie Î.-P.-É. is offering a $1,000 entra...

Truth & Reconciliation

Read and discuss the summary of the final report o...

PEI Modern Quilt Guild meetings

The next PEI Modern Quilt Guild meetings will be h...

PEI Sociable Singles

PEI Sociable Singles, a social group, with members...

Speak Easy Toastmaster’s Club

Speak Easy Toastmaster’s Club meets at 6 pm every...

Northern Lights Quilt Guild

Northern Lights Quilt Guild meets in O’Leary at th...

Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild

The next Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild meetings will...

Call for Dandelion Art

  Everyone is invited to bring their dandelio...

QEH/Eastlink Telethon

The 20th Anniversary QEH/Eastlink Telethon takes p...

Parent—Youth Outdoor Camp

Central Queens Wildlife Federation will host their...

Herb Day at the Farm Center

The 3rd annual Herb Day takes place May 29 from 10...

Garden Club of PEI

The next meeting of the Garden Club of PEI will be...

Charlottetown Women's Institute Variety Concert

The Greater Charlottetown Women’s Institute is hos...

Relay For Life

Relay For Life is the Island’s largest annual fund...

A Course in Miracles

Every Friday at 7 pm a group meets for an in depth...

Beaconsfield House Tours

Built in 1877, Beaconsfield was considered one of...

Free Sobeys Nutrition Classes

5 Secrets to Better Blood Sugars class will be hel...

Seniors Active Living Centre

Events continue at Seniors Active Living Centre, C...

Everything’s Different In The Night

Everything’s Different In The Night
Nudie

May 21
Trailside Café

Nudie’ first album, released in 2008, was Looking For A Good Time by Nudie and the Turks, a band he formed in his new residence of Charlottetown, PEI, following musical experiences in Toronto, Montreal, Phoenix, Austin and New York City.

Why so much traveling? “That’s what the world’s for,” quips Nudie. The love of singing and playing superseded any desire to chase a
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Fiddlers concert

Fiddlers concert
Celebrating National Fiddle Day

May 21
Harbourfront Theatre

A PEI Fiddlers in Concert will be hosted by the Prince County Fiddlers to celebrate National Fiddle Day on May 21 at 7:30 pm at Harbourfront Theatre in Summerside. The PEI Fiddlers Society is also celebrating its 40th birthday. The group has fulfilled its original mandate of promoting and teaching old time fiddle music many times over,
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Island Types

Island Types
Tintype techniques by Karen Stentaford

Opening May 21
Confederation Centre Art Gallery

Many visitors to last year’s Art in the Open festival will remember Karen Stentaford’s travelling photo studio, which was located at Government Pond. The Sackville-based photographer, an instructor at Mount Allison University, spent eight hours demonstrating the 19th century tintype technique and took pictures of
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PEI Symphony Presents May Run classics

PEI Symphony Presents May Run classics
Atlantic String Machine with Dale Sorensen, PEISO Brass

May 21
Florence Simmons Performance Hall

In partnership with the Prince Edward Island Symphony Orchestra (PEISO), this year’s May Run Music Festival is featuring a concert by classical musicians who will perform works with appeal to an audience with diverse musical tastes.

As part of the PEISO’s newly launched community outreach program,
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10th Annual Dandelion Festival 2016

May 23
Stratford Town Hall

The PEI Environmental Health Co-op will host its 10th Dandelion Festival at Stratford Town Hall on Victoria Day, May 23 from 10 am to 3 pm. The Festival is a celebration of the majestic Dandelion and of living in an ecologically friendly manner. Admission is free.

This family event has activities for children that include art and craft tables, face painting and making
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War Art

May 25
Murphy's Community Centre

Island Peace Committee welcomes Islanders to a documentary screening of War Art. Art can be a weapon. Graffiti sprayers and painters make walls speak in war zones. They recount the days of fighting in blood-smeared portraits, the time of anarchy in wild collages, the attempts at liberating themselves from a suppressed sexuality in obscene pictures. Walls become a
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Prometheus Reconsiders Fire

Prometheus Reconsiders Fire
Brent MacLaine

May 25
North River Fire Hall

In his new collection of poems, Prometheus Reconsiders Fire (Acorn Press), PEI poet Brent MacLaine undertakes an exploration of fire. The prefatory title poem establishes Prometheus as the poet’s persona, a voice that is dedicated to the reconsideration of fire in both its benevolent and malevolent aspects. Formal and elegant, Prometheus plots a
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Junior Achievement of PEI Gala

Junior Achievement of PEI Gala
19th Annual Business Hall of Fame Awards

May 25
Delta Prince Edward

Join Junior Achievement, Prince Edward Island (JA PEI) at their 19th Annual Business Hall of Fame Awards Gala on May 25 at the Delta Prince Edward. The 2016 Laureates include Blair MacLauchlan, Excellence In Business & Community Service; Elwood Lawton, Island Business Entrepreneur & Community Benefactor; and the late Keith
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On The Noticeboard

CNIB Volunteer Orientation

CNIB is hosting a new volunteer orientation on May 6 from 6–9 pm at the CNIB Office, 342 Grafton Street, which provides information about CNIB, our  [ ... ]

Toastmasters Breakfast Club Demo Meeting

Developing and honing communication skills, along with other skills you gain with Toastmasters, will give you the confidence to excel at job inte [ ... ]

Cash for Camp 50/50 Lottery

Cash for Camp 50/50 Lottery has a potential jackpot of $15,000. Money raised goes to the Canadian Diabetes Associations’ camp program for children w [ ... ]

Beauty pageant

PEI Rural Beautification Society 2016 Competition Book Elizabeth MacDonald, President PEI Rural Beautification Society, with Glenn Holmes, Executive  [ ... ]

Call for Dandelion Art

  Everyone is invited to bring their dandelion art to the Dandelion Festival on May 23 to Stratford Town Hall. The art can be in any form—draw [ ... ]

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Some Goings On

Island Types

Tintype techniques by Karen Stentaford Opening May 21
Confederation Centre Art Gallery Karen Stenta [ ... ]

The Legend of Barney Thomson

May 11–15 14A, coarse language, gory scenes
r: Robert Carlyle, UK/Canada, 96 min. Robert Carlyle [ ... ]

Everything’s Different In The Night

Nudie May 21
Trailside Café Everything’s Different In The Night—NudieNudie’ first album, rel [ ... ]

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Jenni Roberge

Talking Bands
by Darcy Cudmore Jenni Roberge (photo: Darcy Cudmore)Charlottetown’s Jenni Roberge [ ... ]

Sunshine season

The Cove Journal
by JoDee Samuelson Artwork by JoDee SamuelsonWe had a big discussion at our commu [ ... ]

Cox & Palmer Island Literary Awards

The PEI Writers’ Guild has announced the shortlist for the 29th Cox & Palmer Island Literary A [ ... ]