New book on P.E.I. trails
Author Michael Haynes holds a copy of his new book, “Trails of Prince Edward Island”, during a recent signing at the Bookmark in Charlottetown. Haynes, an Atlantic Canadian expert on hiking, explores 55 trails in the book. General Store. There is a new second floor area with an expanded selection from the collection of Howard Clark who for over 60 years accumulated thousands of objects related especially to the history of the Chelton area. All are invited to the official opening of this area on July 11, 10.30 a.m. Clark will be present, and refreshments will be available. Admission is free and donations are welcome.
a provincially designated Historic Place of P.E.I., is on the North Cape Coastal Drive, 784 Bideford Rd. (Route 166) in Ellerslie-Bideford. Built in 1878, over the years it has been a family home, a parsonage and the home of aspiring writer L.M. Montgomery when she taught school in Bideford. It is open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.