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Rod Stewart in Cavendish

Rod Stewart in Cavendish

Jul 9
Cavendish Beach Event Centre

Whitecap Entertainment presents Rod Stewart, in Concert Thursday, July 9th, 2015 at the Cavendish Beach Event Centre, Cavendish PEI. 

Rod Stewart is a two time Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee and Grammy Living Legend. He has already logged more than his share of songs. He is the lyricist and melodist behind such staples as ‘Tonight’s The Night’,
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Walk a Lot Challenge

Walk a Lot Challenge
go!PEI presents event to promote the walking culture on PEI

until July 10

go!PEI in partnership with Samuel Holland 250 Commemorations Committee is encouraging all Islanders to get a team together and sign up for the go!Walk a Lot Challenge. Running to July 10, the challenge is free and designed to boost the walking culture in Prince Edward Island. The walking challenge is also intended
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Festival of Quilts

July 16—18
O'Leary Community Sports Centre

Northern Lights Quilt Guild 2015 Quilt Show Festival of Quilts takes place July 16 (5–7 pm), July 17 (9 am–6 pm) and July 18 (9 am–4 pm) at O’Leary Community Sports Center, 424 Main Street, O’Leary. Show is upstairs and wheelchair accessible.

Displayed will be quilts of all sizes, wall hangings and quilted items. There will also be a raffle table and light
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Ragtime Festival

Ragtime Festival
New event features ragtime musicians at Milton Hall

July 18
Milton Hall

In 1908, when Lucy Maud Montgomery published Anne of Green Gables, ragtime music in its various arrangements was the most popular style music of the day throughout North America. Many of the silent movies of that era were accompanied by a ragtime pianist.

The world’s premiere annual West Coast ragtime festival is in Sacramento,
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21st Rendez-vous Rustico

July 25–26
Farmer's Bank/Doucet House/Saint-Augustine's Church

The 21st edition of Rendez-vous Rustico will take place on July 25 and 26 at the Acadian historical sites of Rustico, PEI—the Farmer’s bank, Doucet house, the Belcourt centre and the Saint-Augustine’s church.

Created in 1994 by the members of Le Conseil acadien de Rustico (CaR) board, the Rendez-vous Rustico reconnects with its origins.
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Top Dogs

2015 Canadian German Shepherd Championships coming to Charlottetown in July

July 30–Aug 2
PEI Firefighters Association Training Facility

The Canadian German Shepherd Dog Championships will be held on PEI for the first time in its 35-year history. The event will be hosted from July 30 to August 2 by the East Region Schutzhund Clubs with support from the City of Charlottetown’s sport tourism
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PEI Jazz & Blues

PEI Jazz & Blues
Festival to be held in a tent at Confederation Landing in August

Aug 27–29
Confederation Landing

After years of public demand, the TD PEI Jazz & Blues Festival presented by Confederation Bridge will be returning to its original format of tented Main Stage performances in 2015 at Charlottetown’s Confederation Landing Park.

Organizers say that they are very pleased to be returning to a festive,
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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

Top Dogs

2015 Canadian German Shepherd Championships coming to Charlottetown in July July 30–Aug 2
I Firefighters Association Training Facility The Canadi [ ... ]

Salon du livre de l’Î-P-É

French language book expo June 4–7
rphy Centre, UPEI Antonine MailletAll ages are invited to attend and peruse the wide selection of French child [ ... ]

Wild Tales

June 3—7 14A, coarse language, violence
r: Damián Szifron, Argentina, 2014, 122 min. Ricardo Darín, Óscar Martinez, Érica Rivas, Rita Cortese. [ ... ]

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An escape

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

$2,000 Credit winner

Allyson Arsenault receives her prize from Collège Acadie Î.-P.-É. registrar Christine ArsenaultLa [ ... ]

Hamlet cast

ACT announces players for summer production ACT (a community theatre) has announced the cast for it [ ... ]

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G'ma Circle of PEI Charlottetown Branch

The next group meeting of G'ma Circle of PEI Charlottetown Branch will be h...

Canada Day – Miltonvale Park

The Community of Miltonvale Park invites resident and friends to a Canada D...

Climate prediction seminar

You’re invited to a full-day seminar with leading climate scientists, Dr. J...

Medicinal Herbs Workshop at Macphail

An introduction to using medicinal herbs will be offered at  Macphail...

Gardening Workshop

The City of Charlottetown’s Parks and Recreation Dept in partnership with G...

King’s Playhouse Theatre Camp

Children’s Theatre Camp runs in July and August at King’s Playhouse, George...

Canadian Red Cross Camps

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

More Green, Less Screen

International Sustainable Community Assistance association (ISCA) presents...

Youth Capital Hockey Academy

The Atlantic Hockey Group (Xtreme Hockey) and the Jr A Capitals are teaming...

Ballet Intensive Summer Camp

Ballet Intensive Summer Camp at Dance Stars Academy is designed for aspirin...

Stratford Summer Day Camp

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

Virtues Children’s Class

Virtues Children’s Class, held on the first Thursday of the month, June 4,...

Motionball Marathon

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

UPEI Writer in Residence Sheree Fitch

The Department of English at UPEI and the PEI Writers’ Guild will co-host m...

Call for Artist Trading Card registrations

Confederation Centre Art Gallery is looking for artists of all ages and dis...

The Write Advice

New Charlottetown workshop prepares writers for publication A new Charlotte...

Week of Caring

The United Way of Prince Edward Island will host a Week of Caring June 1 to...

Young Adult Summit

The Diocese of Charlottetown is sponsoring the 2nd annual Young Adult Summi...

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 Thursdays at the Milton Community Hall from Ju...

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...

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...

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

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...

Student Bursaries Available

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

Victoria Hall turns 100

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

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...