Choir visits from Maryland
The Maryland State Boychoir performed a concert in St. Paul’s Anglican Church in Charlottetown Monday night. The choir, Maryland’s “official goodwill ambassadors”, is comprised of approximately 150 choristers, ages seven to 20, who represent a wide range of locations, as well as ethnic, socioeconomic and religious backgrounds. and friends Mondays and Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., with Chipman, Rodney Savidant, Brad Fremlin, Blair Coughlin and Jordan Chowen. Guests are Cynthia MacLeod, Aug. 3, and Janet McGarry and Serge Bernard, Aug. 5. Doors open at 7 p.m. with admission at the door and a 50/50 draw for cystic fibrosis. Call Marsha, 902314-1865 or follow Gary Chipman & Friends Music.
with Danielle Ross, Stephanie Ross and Johnny Ross with their mother, Dorothy Ross is Monday and Wednesday, 7:30 p.m., at Stanley Bridge Hall, Routes 6 and 224 near Cavendish. Strawberries and ice cream are available. Admission is at the door. Contact 1-866-298-8244 or www.rossfamily.ca.
are Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., at St. Andrews Chapel, on Route 2, a few kilometres east of Mount Stewart, featuring the music of Aaron Crane and friends. Admission is at the door. A canteen is available.
in Cavendish Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., with Gary Chipman and friends (Dino Dunsford, Billy Roy Murnaghan, Pat King, Blair Coughlin and Jordan Chowen). Doors open at 7 p.m. Admission is at the door. There’s a 50/50 draw for cystic fibrosis. Call Marsha, 902-3141865 or go to Facebook, Gary Chipman & Friends Music.
are at the MacKinnon Homestead Grounds, 31228 Route 2, Richmond (24 km west of Summerside), Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., with bagpipes, piano, fiddle, accordion, songs and lots more, as well as a canteen, a tartan display and raspberries with ice cream. Call 902-854-3513 or 902-854-2245.
is at the Kings Playhouse in Georgetown, Tuesdays, 8 p.m. Dance to local musicians playing old-time classics. There is also lunch, a 50/50 draw and a door prize. Call 902-652-2053.
are Aug. 4, 8 p.m., at the Belfast Rec Centre, with guests Mary-Lou MacLure and Dylan Ferguson, along with Janice and Joseph Hebert. House band members include Stirling Wight, Ivan Nicholson, Robert Cain and George Docherty. There will be a 50/50 draw, door prizes and a light lunch. All proceeds are in aid of the Belfast Rec Centre.
(a group of P.E.I. and New Brunswick musicians) is Aug. 5, 7:30 p.m., at the Crapaud Community Hall. Enjoy traditional country music. Admission is at the door.
is Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., at the Murchison Centre, 15/17 St. Pius X Ave., Charlottetown, hosted by Kendall Docherty, Peter Burke, Heartz Godkin and Brian Knox and featuring a country night: Susan Campbell, George MacPhee, Eddy Quinn, John Stone and Brian Blacquiere, July 5. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Proceeds from the canteen, 50/50 draw and facility rental support the P.E.I. Canadian Mental Health Association.
are Wednesdays at St. Lukes Hall, O’Leary Corner, 7:30 p.m. There’s a canteen, air-conditioning and comfortable seating.
are Wednesdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at the Malpeque WI Hall, Route 20, Malpeque, with Celtic/Maritime music, fun and stories hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan, along with Nathan Condon, Shane Pendergast and Veronica Murray. Enjoy Island strawberries and ice cream at intermission. Admission: adults - $12; children under 12 - $6. A portion of proceeds is donated to a local charity. hosted by Jon Matthews and Sheila MacKenzie, is Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., at the Brackley Beach Community Centre, 3330 Brackley Point Rd. on Route 15. It features special guests each week. Admission is cash at the door, with a 50/50 draw and canteen service.
are Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., at St. Mark’s Hall, Route 14, in Burton, with music on Aug. 6 by Jordon LeClair, Ben Gallant, Michael Richard and Brayden McGuigan. Admission is at the door with lunch served.
for an informal, acoustic traditional music session, Thursdays, 7-9 p.m., at the Old Triangle, Charlottetown, Players and dancers are welcome.
are Thursdays, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at the Stanley Bridge WI Hall, routes 6 and 224, Stanley Bridge, with Celtic/Maritime music, fun and stories hosted by Mike Pendergast and Tom McSwiggan, along with Nathan Condon, Shane Pendergast and Veronica Murray. Enjoy strawberries and ice cream at intermission. Admission: adults - $12; children under 12 - $6. A portion of proceeds goes to a local charity.
is at St. Peter’s United Church, St. Peter’s, July 31, 7 p.m., featuring comedians Gary Evans and Dennis King and local musical entertainment. Tickets are $10. Enjoy a fun-filled evening.
are at Stanley Bridge Hall Fridays and Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m. East meets West at the Confederation Centre of the Arts with a performance of the internationally renowned Dream Lotus Choir of Taiwan with the local P.E.I. Symphony Orchestra, under the director of Taiwanese conductor Wang Tzu-Cheng on Aug. 2, 3:30 p.m. All proceeds will support the Moonlight Foundation’s activities and charitable causes. Tickets start at $25 with discounts for students and seniors. Tickets can be purchased through the Confederation Centre of the Arts website and box office.
is Aug. 3 at the Summerside Legion, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Admission is $5. Open mike performers, 7:30-8 p.m., are admitted free. Stay for a jam after the concert.
is at the Mont-Carmel Parish Hall, Sundays, 7 p.m. Aug. 2 performers are 112 Accords, Charlie A’Court, Gary Gallant, Peter Arsenault and Les gars de par Chez Nous. There’s a 50/50 draw and a canteen. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for members, $4 for students, free for preschoolers. Doors open at 6:15 p.m.
is Tuesdays, 7:30 p.m., at Orwell Corner Village’s community hall, with traditional music, fiddling and vocals by Jolee Patkai, Maxine MacLennan, Sheila MacKenzie and Norman Stewart.
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