July 9, 30
Olde Belle River Church
On July 9 at 8 pm Reg Porter will talk about Two Hundred Years of PEI Gardening at the Old Belle River Church. Gardening on the Island began in the period of French colonization from 1720-58. With the deportation this style disappeared. In this lecture Reg Porter explains how and why older practices gave way to the many and varied new Victorian styles that became
Local writers read from their works
Stratford Public Library
A diverse group of local writers will read at Stratford Public Library on July 26, from 2:00 to 3:30 pm: Orysia Dawydiak, Steven Mayoff, Beth E. Janzen, Jeff Bursey and Kathleen Hamilton.
Orysia’s first novel, House of Bears, was published in 2009. Her short fiction has appeared in Riptides: New Island Fiction (2012). Kira’s Secret, the