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French for the Future essays

French for the Future National Essay Contest seeks submissions on the theme For Canada 150. Create a [ ... ]

Christmas sequenced lights and music sho...

Gary’s Christmas sequenced lights and music show begins their 5th season in December at 19 Campbel [ ... ]

Christmases past

Christmases past
Charlottetown celebrates with historic photo exhibit

The City of Charlottetown is celebrating the holiday season with a historic exhibit entitled Season’s Greetings. The historic display contains a variety of photos from the City’s archival collection, antique toys from the PEI Museum and Heritage Foundation and City staff, as well as catalogue covers and ads from the past.

This is the latest
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Practicing art

Practicing art
Profile: Glen Strickey

by Jane Ledwell

Little did Glen Strickey know as an eager-beaver twelve-year-old that some of his uncle’s Sunday afternoon jam-session guests, who welcomed him to play saxophone with them, were world-famous musicians like Oscar Peterson or Oliver Jones.

It may be Saturday nights in Charlottetown, rather than Sundays in Cape Breton, but Glen still plays his saxophone with
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The East Pointers

The East Pointers

JUNO-award winning, Prince Edward Island based The East Pointers (fiddler/singer Tim Chaisson, banjoist Koady Chaisson and guitarist Jake Charron) release their new single “Two Weeks” from their sophomore LP What We Leave Behind. The melancholy song was co-written with Grammy awarding winning Gordie Sampson amid recording sessions at Nashville’s famed Sound Emporium last winter, where What
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SoPA students visit Island high schools

SoPA students visit Island high schools

Students in the second year of Holland College’s School of Performing Arts Theatre Performance program will be visiting high schools across the Island this week presenting their annual fall semester production.

This year’s production, Get a Job, is a humorous look at the jobs young people find themselves working when they first enter the job market. It’s a topic that should resonate with the high
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Bluefin set for Toronto premiere

On December 19 at 6:30 pm, the Hot Docs Ted Rogers Cinema is hosting the Toronto premiere of writer/director John Hopkins’ NFB documentary Bluefin as part of Hot Docs’ Films Changing the World Series, which brings together must-see docs revealing staggering new perspectives and stories. Hopkins, winner of the 2017 Wildlife Award at San Francisco’s International Ocean Film Festival as well as Best
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Redefining 'Realistic'

Redefining 'Realistic'
Shift your perspective. Seize your potential. Own your story.
Heather Moyse

Having grown up on Prince Edward Island, Heather Moyse never imagined she would be in a position to motivate and empower other people to achieve their potential. With perspective, drive and determination, Heather has pushed herself in ways she never thought possible. From two-time Olympic gold medalist to World Rugby Hall
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Holidays at the Market

Holidays at the Market
The New Creative

by Cassandra Bernard

The Christmas season is a busy time of the year, and the owners of Kent Street Market in Downtown Charlottetown want to take away some of the pressures of holiday cooking and hosting.

Having opened less than five months ago, Mila MacLean Homburg and Phil Homburg are noticing more and more customers in the store and leaving happy with gourmet and
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Hello winter

Hello winter

The Cove Journal
by JoDee Samuelson

Well, hello winter! One day we were blithely raking leaves in t-shirts and shorts, and the next day we were bundling up against a fierce north wind and brushing snow from our doorsteps. It would be nice to blame Daylight Savings Time for all this, but of course that can’t be true. Fortunately our stunningly beautiful fall weather gave everyone, from farmers and
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Some Upcoming Events

Ho-Ho-Home for the Holidays

Stand up comedy at The Guild December 23
The Guild Five PEI-born​ ​comedians​ ​will [ ... ]

Victoria & Abdul

December 26–31
City Cinema PG, mature theme, language may offend
Dir: Stephen Frears, UK, 111 min.  [ ... ]

Goodbye Christopher Robin

December 17–21
City Cinema PG
Dir: Simon Curtis, UK, 107 min Domhnall Gleeson, Margot Robbie, Kelly [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Singsong

Profile: Kelsea McLean by Jane Ledwell Students at Morell High School where choral leader Kelsea M [ ... ]

2017 Symons Medal

Prestigious honour to be awarded to the Right Honourable Justin Trudeau Confederation Centre of the [ ... ]

CCOA will livestream 2017 Symons Lecture

On November 23 at 12 pm Confederation Centre of the Arts will livestream, in both official languages [ ... ]