Summerside win­ner

The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - ENTERTAINMENT -

Rylee Lynch, 14, Welling­ton, won the P.E.I. Youth Tal­ent Search com­pe­ti­tion re­cently at Green’s Shore Park hosted by the Summerside Lob­ster Fes­ti­val. Lynch won with her orig­i­nal com­po­si­tion, An­drew's Song. Kent MacFar­lane, who is with plat­inum spon­sor P.E.I. Mu­tual In­sur­ance Com­pany, Summerside, presents her with a cheque for $300 while pro­vin­cial tal­ent co-or­di­na­tor Jean Tin­g­ley looks on. Sec­ond went to An­gelina MacKin­non, Char­lot­te­town, with third to Cal­lie Thom­son of Sham­rock. Lynch will rep­re­sent the fes­ti­val at the pro­vin­cial fi­nals on Sept. 4.

has work by a va­ri­ety of artists. Hours are Tues­day to Satur­day, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., 166 Rich­mond St. ( Vic­to­ria Row), Char­lot­te­town. Go to­tailspa­s­tand­p­re­

is fea­tur­ing Cel­e­bra­tion of Crafts 2015. Eptek Art & Cul­ture Cen­tre, 130 Heather Moyse Dr., Summerside, is a site of the P.E.I. Mu­seum. It is open Tues­day to Fri­day, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sun­day, noon to 4 p.m. Call 902-888-8373 or visit www.peimu­ Drop by Eptek Cen­tre to see craft and art demon­stra­tions through­out the month of Au­gust. The sched­ule varies so call (902) 888-8373 for de­tails.

fine art and an­tiques, 10686 Route 6, New Lon­don, has work by a va­ri­ety of artists, as well as an­tique maps and prints, col­lectible books, hand-carved de­coys, dec­o­ra­tive col­lectibles and fur­ni­ture. Suzanne O’Cal­laghan Lifescapes show and sale runs un­til Aug. 1. Call 902-8863201, email info@gallery18. com or visit

fea­tures Bill Vazan – Mark­ing the Land, un­til Aug. 19; Jack Shad­bolt’s 1964 Flag Mu­ral And the Cana­dian Flag De­bate, un­til Sept. 6; Do­ing Our Own Thing: Back-To-TheLand In Eastern Canada Dur­ing the 1970s; Look­ing Back At You: Masks By Artists, un­til Sept. 21. Gallery hours are daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and un­til 8 p.m. on Thurs­days. Call 902628-6111 for in­for­ma­tion. 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 home of as­pir­ing writer L.M. Mont­gomery when she taught school in Bide­ford. It is open daily, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

an au­then­tic Church of Scot­land and a re­stored Aca­dian ceme­tery, are next to the Lord Selkirk Park Camp­ground. Learn the 1803 story of Selkirk’s jour­ney from Scot­land to the greater Belfast area and the suc­cess his set­tlers en­joyed. Ar­ti­facts found lo­cally are on dis­play, and books, jew­elry and gift items from Scot­land are avail­able. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Tues­day to Satur­day.

is in the Al­ber­ton Mu­seum with room for re­searchers and the ex­pan­sion of its col­lec­tion.

in Elmira is a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage Foun­da­tion site. Call 902357-7234.

Route 243, Rus­tico, ad­ja­cent to St. Augustine’s Church, is a bilin­gual Na­tional His­toric Site fea­tur­ing a mu­seum with a dy­namic per­ma­nent ex­hi­bi­tion, the Doucet House and Rus­tico and area Aca­dian ge­nealog­i­cal in­for­ma­tion. Check­ers­bank. ca or call 963-3168. Ad­mis­sion is charged.

is open daily in New Lon­don. It marks 50 years in op­er­a­tion on Aug. 1. A cer­e­mony and re­fresh­ments are at New Lon­don WI Hall, 2-4 p.m., with free ad­mis­sion at the birthplace 1-5 p.m. Call 902-886-2099.

of Canada — Green Gables Her­itage Site and the site of Mont­gomery’s Cavendish home. Green Gables is fa­mous as the in­spi­ra­tion for the set­ting of Mont­gomery’s Anne of Green Gables. Call 902-963-7874.


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