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Support and care for sexual and gender m...

Upcoming workshop and session in Charlottetown The PEI Psychological, Social Worker, and Counsellin [ ... ]

Newcomer Orientation Sessions

The City of Charlottetown is hosting it's first two Newcomer Orientation Sessions of the year on Sep [ ... ]

Passing the Torch

Passing the Torch
Wayne MacKinnon

Passing the Torch, by Wayne MacKinnon, published by the Prince Edward Island Association for Community Living, is now available. This publication traces the development of the movement on behalf of people with intellectual disabilities in Prince Edward Island. It draws on the experiences of those who have been involved at various stages over that time, especially those who were
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Prince Edward Island Tales

Prince Edward Island Tales
Montague Library Writers Guild

Nine writers, nine lives and fifty ways to view the Island and its inhabitants: this is what Prince Edward Island Tales, by the Montague Library Writers Guild, offers its readers. The newly released collection is filled with stories, poems and prose dwelling on various aspects of life on the Island—everything from moving a house down a road and across a bridge to an
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Prince Edward Island: An Illustrated History

Prince Edward Island: An Illustrated History
Douglas Baldwin

In Prince Edward Island: An Illustrated History (Nimbus), Douglas Baldwin takes the reader on a journey through the incidents and events that have shaped the province and its inhabitants throughout their development, from the first Aboriginal presence over eleven thousand years ago to the arrival of the European settlers in the early eighteenth century to the Charlottetown
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The Fixer-Upper

The Fixer-Upper
Lorne Elliott

Comedian Lorne Elliott launched his first book, The Fixer-Upper. Based on his play, Tourist Trap, The Fixer-Upper is a novella adaptation starring the hapless Bruno MacIntyre of Savage Bay, a fictional community set on the south shore of PEI.

When Bruno decides to rent his ramshackle cottage to summer tourists, Bruno turns to his clever and caustic Aunt Tillie for help in securing
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New Currency

New book by Jordan Bruce MacLeod

New Currency: How Money Changes the World As We Know It (Integral Publishers, 2009) is an exploration of money’s untapped power to change the world by Jordan Bruce MacLeod.

In the first half of the book, MacLeod establishes money as the primary leverage point for systemic transformation. He discusses the emergence of a new way of designing money that successfully
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A Century of Farewells: A Biographical Dictionary of Prince Edward Island Immigrants, 1800–1900

A Century of Farewells: A Biographical Dictionary of Prince Edward Island Immigrants, 1800–1900
J. Clinton Morrison

Crescent Isle Publishers, Summerside, has published Centry of Farewells: A Biographical Dictionary of Prince Edward Island Immigrants, 1800–1900 by J. Clinton Morrison. The publication, in two volumes, includes introduction, maps, illustrations, and a full color cover. Cover design and illustration is by P. John Burden.

Century of Farewells: A Biographical Dictionary of Prince
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Anne of Green Gables The Musical: 101 Things You Didn’t Know

Anne of Green Gables The Musical: 101 Things You Didn’t Know
Don Harron

White Knight Books has published a book by Don Harron, co-writer of Anne of Green Gables—The Musical™. Anne of Green Gables the musical: 101 Things you didn’t know takes you behind the scenes into the world of the people who have made Anne the hit musical that has entertained audiences for 45 years.

Don Harron has been involved with the Lucy Maud’s Montgomery’s novel Anne of Green
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Charlottetown: A History

Charlottetown: A History
Dr. Peter Rider

Charlottetown: A History was launched at City Hall on June 16. Dr. Peter Rider, Atlantic Provinces Historian at the Canadian Museum of Civilization in Ottawa, received funding to research the history of the city in the early 1980s. The book, which focuses on the era between incorporation in 1855 and amalgamation in 1995, took nearly 30 years to complete.

“Although he was able,
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LOOKBOOK!

LOOKBOOK!
Jordan McIntyre
Illustrated by Catherine Miller

LOOKBOOK! A Children’s Guide to Prince Edward Island, is written by Jordan McIntyre, and illustrated with paper collage by Catherine Miller. LOOKBOOK! is a family travel resource that keeps little ones engaged with fun facts, scavenger hunts, puzzles, and games about Canada’s Garden Province, for children ages 6 to 11.

Jordan McIntyre teaches
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Simon and Catapult Man’s Perilous Playground Adventure

Simon and Catapult Man’s Perilous Playground Adventure
Norene Smiley
Illustrated by Brenda Jones

Nimbus Publishing, in cooperation with the IWK Child Safety Link and the Insurance Bureau of Canada, has announced the release of a new book that teaches kids about the importance of playground safety. Simon and Catapult Man’s Perilous Playground Adventure is written by Norene Smiley and illustrated by Brenda Jones.

The book follows the intergalactic
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The Red Dirt Road

Margie Carmichael’s stories adapted into new production Until September 21 (select dates)
The Mack [ ... ]

Dancing with the Stars

Hospice PEI’s event celebrates 7th year October 20
Murphy Community Centre October 20, 2018  [ ... ]

21st century Anne

Producing a 54-year-old play for a modern audience Select dates to September 22
Homburg Theatre Ann [ ... ]

Recent News & Articles

Drawing the line

Profile: Sandy Carruthers by Jane Ledwell Retired for a year now after twenty-five years teaching  [ ... ]

Free transportation at Cloggeroo

The provincial government will sponsor free transportation at this year’s Cloggeroo festival to he [ ... ]

Charlottetown’s Historic Squares exhibit...

The City of Charlottetown Planning and Heritage Department has created an exhibit exploring the hist [ ... ]