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“Anne & Gil­bert” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Go to www. theguild­pei.com or con­tact the box of­fice.

“Anne of Green Gables – The Mu­si­cal” is in the Hom­burg Theatre, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts, Char­lot­te­town. Go to www.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre.com or 1-800-565-0278.

“At­lantic Blue” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town, Tues­days, Wed­nes­days and Satur­days to the end of Au­gust. For tick­ets, con­tact the box of­fice.

“Bare­foot in the Park” runs to Aug. 26 at the Wa­ter­mark Theatre, North Rus­tico. Check out www. wa­ter­mark­the­atre.com or 902963-3963.

“Bit­ter­girl-The Mu­si­cal” is at The Mack in Char­lot­te­town, to Aug. 26. Con­tact the box of­fice of Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts.

“Dot and Ada’s Bucket List”,a play by Jonah An­der­son, plays Thurs­days un­til Aug. 31, 8 p.m., at the St. Peter’s Court House Theatre. Ad­mis­sion is $15, adults, $10, chil­dren. For reser­va­tions, call 902-961-3636, check www.court­housethe­atre.ca or email info@ court­housethe­atre.ca.

“Dream­works Mada­gas­car A Mu­si­cal Ad­ven­ture Jr.” plays at 11 a.m., at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town on se­lect dates in July and Au­gust. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“For the Love of the Is­land”,a new show fea­tur­ing Treble with Girls (Jolee Patkai, Max­ine MacLen­nan, Sheila MacKen­zie and Nor­man Ste­wart), runs Wed­nes­days at the Kings Play­house in Ge­orge­town. For tick­ets, con­tact the box of­fice.

“If it’s All Right with you – The Life and Mu­sic of My Fa­ther, Gene MacLel­lan” is at the P.E.I. Brew­ing Co., Kens­ing­ton Road, Char­lot­te­town. For ticket in­for­ma­tion, con­tact the venue.

“Ire­land Meets Scot­land”, a cel­e­bra­tion of Celtic her­itage, mu­sic and dance, will be per­formed at Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage ev­ery Fri­day evening at 7:30pm, July 7 to Aug. 25. For tick­ets or in­for­ma­tion, con­tact the Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage.

“Mil­lion Dol­lar Quar­tet” is in the Hom­burg Theatre, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts, Char­lot­te­town. Go to www.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre. com or call 1-800-565-0278.

“The Birds and the Bees” is at the Vic­to­ria Play­house, Vic­to­ria, un­til July 30. For ticket in­for­ma­tion, con­tact the theatre box of­fice.

“The Dream Catch­ers”, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts Young Com­pany per­forms in the out­door am­phithe­atre at noon un­til Aug. 19.

“The Four Tell­ers – Top Hats and Tall Tales” is at the Kings Play­house in Ge­orge­town, se­lect per­for­mances at 7:30 p.m., fea­tur­ing Alan Buchanan, Den­nis King, Gary Evans and David Weale. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“The Is­land Sum­mer Review” is at the Har­mony House Theatre in Hunter River, to Sept. 8, Wed­nes­day to Fri­day, fea­tur­ing Mark Haines and Pa­trick Led­well. For in­for­ma­tion, con­tact the theatre box of­fice.

“Seu­si­cal Jr.” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town, on se­lect dates and times from July 7 to Aug. 12.

“Search­ing for Abeg­weit” is at the Har­bourfront Theatre in Sum­mer­side on se­lect dates start­ing July 11, 7:30 p.m. Con­tact the theatre box of­fice.

“Sig­na­tures - A Cana­dian Spec­ta­cle Un­der the Stars”, a free out­door mul­ti­me­dia ex­pe­ri­ence, is be­ing pre­sented daily by Dis­cover Char­lot­te­town, Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts and Graph­ics eMo­tion in cel­e­bra­tion of Canada 150. It will run un­til Oct. 1.

QCLUB LISTINGS

Marvin Birt is at the Dundee Arms, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

The MoTones are at Fish­bone’s Bar and Seafood Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

Lady Soul is at the Old Tri­an­gle, July 7.

Muddy Buddy and Fly­core are at Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

Stephen Szwarc is at Next Door@ The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 8.

Jon Matthews Xpe­ri­ence is at the Olde Dublin Pub, Char­lot­te­town, July 7-8.

DJ Savoury is at Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 8.

Only A Visi­tor (with Drea MacDon­ald) is at Baba’s Lounge, July 8.

Kelly Mooney and Johnny Rose are at the Old Tri­an­gle, July 8.

John MacAl­lar is at Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 8.

Old Habits are at the RCAF Wing, Sum­mer­side, July 8.

Good Saul Band is at the Fac­tory, Char­lot­te­town, July 8.

Eric Rodger­son and Not are at Hunter’s Ale House, July 8.

Ian McCarville is at Broad­way 45, Kens­ing­ton, July 9, 4 p.m.

Dave Wood­side is at the Old Tri­an­gle Pub, Char­lot­te­town, Wed­nes­days, 8 p.m.

LIT­ER­ARY EVENTS/ READ­INGS/ PRE­SEN­TA­TIONS

Tues­day Talks is at the Acadian Mu­seum in Mis­couche. The next talk in English on July 11 will bring to­gether Ju­lia Al­bert, Ar­mand Des­Roches, and Cliff Poirier for a pre­sen­ta­tion en­ti­tled “Re­mem­ber­ing Mis­couche of By­gone Days Ad­mis­sion is free; do­na­tions are ap­pre­ci­ated. Wed­nes­day Evening with L.M. Mont­gomery re­turns to the Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166), Wed­nes­days, 7:30 p.m. July 5 will be the 106th an­niver­sary of Mont­gomery’s mar­riage to Rev. Ewan MacDon­ald. Diana Hem­phill of Cal­lan­der, Scot­land, has pre­pared a DVD show­ing some of the places they vis­ited on their hon­ey­moon to Scot­land in 1911. Ev­ery­one is wel­come. Light re­fresh­ments will fol­low. The out­door sum­mer con­cert se­ries is at Peakes Quay in Char- lot­te­town with two con­certs daily. DJ Dance Party is at the Char­lot­te­town Beer Gar­den, July 7-8.

Dave Wood­side is at Next Door@ The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

Cory Gal­lant is at the Broth­ers Two, Sum­mer­side, July 7.

Spit­ters Union with MDB, Prob­lem­atic, Ad­just The Facts and Bill Dozer are at Baba’s, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

The Wannabeez are at the Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 7.

Ja­son Og­den is at Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

Roger Ahearn band is at John Brown Rich­mond Street Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 7.

Eric Rodger­son is at the Sil­ver Fox Curl­ing and Yacht Club, Sum­mer­side, July 7.

CLASSES/LESSONS/ WORK­SHOPS

Regis­tra­tion for the se­cond an­nual Rollo Bay Mu­sic Camp, July 11-13 is open. Ac­com­pa­ny­ing the Rollo Bay Fid­dle Fes­ti­val, it fea­tures world-class in­struc­tors in fid­dle, gui­tar, tenor banjo, piano, flute, whis­tle, dance, ac­cor­dion, bodhran and song­writ­ing (Mairi Rankin, J.J. Chais­son, An­dre Brunet, Pastelle Le­blanc, Tim Chais­son, Jake Char­ron, Koady Chais­son, Em­manuelle Le­blanc, Pas­cal Miousse, Chris Kirby, Nathalie Arse­nault, Ward MacDon­ald, Sean Gray and Darren Chais­son). For in­for­ma­tion and to reg­is­ter, go to www.rol­lobay­fid­dle­fest.ca.

MU­SE­UMS, IN­TER­PRE­TIVE CEN­TRES

The Acadian Mu­seum in Mis­couche fea­tures an ex­hi­bi­tion ti­tled “Mis­couche of By­gone Days’’ to help com­mem­o­rate the 200th an­niver­sary of the par­ish of Mis­couche (1817-2017). The ex­hi­bi­tion will be on dis­play un­til the

end of the year. The mu­seum also has nu­mer­ous pho­tos and ar­ti­facts from its col­lec­tion, which il­lus­trate the rich his­tory as well as the so­cial and cul­tural life of the vil­lages of Mis­couche and St. Nicholas. Call 902-432-2880.

The Anne of Green Gables Mu­seum is lo­cated in Park Cor­ner. For in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 1-800-6652663 or 902-886-2884 or go to www.an­nemu­seum.com.

Basin Head Fish­eries Mu­seum is on the Basin Head Road. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-357-7233 or go to peimu­seum.com.

Bea­cons­field His­toric House, a P.E.I. Mu­seum site, is on the cor­ner of Kent and West streets, Char­lot­te­town. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-3686603.

Bed­eque Area His­tor­i­cal Mu­seum is in the Wil­liam Callbeck Cen­tre, Cen­tral Bed­eque, telling the story of Callbeck’s Store and of the Loy­al­ist set­tle­ment of the Bed­eque Bay area from 1784. It also dis­plays the Red Barn col­lec­tion of Howard Clark con­tain­ing thou­sands of ob­jects re­lated to the so­cial his­tory of the area. From July 8 there will be a new ex­hibit to mark the cen­te­nary of the Bor­den ferry ser­vice, which be­gan in 1917. Con­tact http://www.be­d­e­que­mu­seum.ca.

Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, a des­ig­nated His­toric Place of P.E.I., was built in 1878, on the North Cape Coastal Drive, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166) in Eller­slie-Bide­ford. As­pir­ing writer L.M. Mont­gomery boarded her while teach­ing in the com­mu­nity. Go back in time to when she lived there, as well as view a photo dis­play and ship­build­ing mem­o­ra­bilia. It is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The Cana­dian Potato Mu­seum is in O’Leary. For in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 902-859-2039 or 1-844849-1470 or go to www.cana­di­an­potato­mu­seum.info.

Elmira Rail­way Mu­seum is in Elmira, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-3577234 or go to peimu­seum.com.

The Farm­ers’ Bank of Rus­tico Mu­seum, Route 243, Rus­tico, ad­ja­cent to St. Au­gus­tine’s Church, is a bilin­gual Na­tional His­toric Site fea­tur­ing a mu­seum with a per­ma­nent ex­hi­bi­tion, the Doucet House and Rus­tico and area Acadian ge­nealog­i­cal in­for­ma­tion. For in­for­ma­tion, check www.farm­ers­bank.

ca or call 902-963-3168.

Green Gables Her­itage Place is lo­cated in Cavendish. There is no charge to visit this year as part of the Canada 150 Cel­e­bra­tions. For in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 902-9637874.

Green Park Ship­build­ing Mu­seum & Yeo House is in Port Hill, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-831-7947 or go to peimu­seum.com.

The Lucy Maud Mont­gomery Birth­place Mu­seum is in New Lon­don. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902886-2099 or go to www. lm­mont­gomery­birth­place.ca.

The MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Archives is at 75 Spring St., a gate­way to dis­cov­er­ing fam­ily con­nec­tions and Is­land an­ces­tors and is open year round to lo­cal res­i­dents and visi­tors. The ge­neal­ogy cen­tre has staff to search for an­ces­tors. Ad­mis­sion is free. For in­for­ma­tion or to book a tour, call 902-432-1332 or 902432-1298.

Or­well Cor­ner His­toric Vil­lage is in Or­well Cor­ner, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-651-8515 or go to peimu­seum.com.

The P.E.I. Reg­i­ment Mu­seum is at the Queen Char­lotte Ar­moury, 3 Hav­i­land St., Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-368-0108 or check www.peireg­i­ment­mu­seum.ca.

The Sir An­drew Macphail Homestead in Or­well is open dur­ing the shoul­der sea­son by chance or ap­point­ment. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-651-2789.

St. An­drew’s Chapel, “the only church that’s been to town and back”, is three km east of Mount Ste­wart on Route 2. The chapel is a re­con­struc­tion of the first church built at St. An­drew’s in 1805. In March of 1864 it was hauled to Char­lot­te­town over the ice on the Hills­bor­ough River and ren­o­vated to be­come St. Joseph’s Con­vent School. After that build­ing was dam­aged by fire in1987 the sur­viv­ing walls of the his­toric struc­ture were re­turned to St. An­drew’s and used to con­struct the Chapel. Visit this colo­nial-era church to con­nect with the early set­tlers of P.E.I. and learn about its builder, An­gus Bernard MacEach­ern, the first Bishop of Char­lot­te­town who lies buried in the ad­ja­cent crypt.

The Tryon Mu­seum fea­tures the his­tory of Tryon and Lot 28 and the de­vel­op­ment of ra­dio broad­cast­ing in P.E.I. As part of the Canada 150 cel­e­bra­tions, learn about the life of a lo­cal car­pen­ter, Ed­ward Sharkey, 1867-1970. For in­for­ma­tion, call 902-658-2009, or visit www. try­onareahis­tor­i­cal­so­ci­ety.com.

Wood Is­lands Light­house Mu­seum is open. For in­for­ma­tion, con­tact 902-962-3110 or go to wood­is­land­s­ligh­house.com. Dra­matic Dress­ing Room is an es­cape room ac­tiv­ity, or­ga­nized by St. Peter’s Courthouse Theatre this sum­mer. For more de­tails, or to book, call 902-961-3636 or email info@court­housethe­atre.ca.

QEXHIBITIONS

“Weak Shove of Tal­ent” is the ti­tle of this year’s din­ner theatre pro­duc­tion at the Tig­nish Le­gion, Tues­day and Thurs­day nights. Tick­ets can be booked by call­ing 902-853-6698. Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Gret­zky is Ev­ery­where and RE: col­lec­tion. Call 902-628-6111 or check out www. con­fed­er­a­tioncen­tre.com/en/art­gallery.php.

Corn­wall Li­brary Art Gallery

www.de­tailspa­s­tand­p­re­sent.com.

Eptek Art & Cul­ture Cen­tre fea­tures “Art Begets Art: Hooked Mats and the Art that In­spired Them”, an in­vi­ta­tional ex­hi­bi­tion pair­ing orig­i­nal de­signs of 22 Is­land rug hook­ers with paint­ings and fine craft by 22 lo­cal vis­ual artists. The gallery is at 130 Heather Moyse Dr., Sum­mer­side. Call 902-8888373 or visit www.peimu­seum. com.

Gallery@The Guild presents Minds of Na­ture by Sun ae Park. The new Down­town Char­lot­te­town Ar­ti­san Mar­ket is at the Gallery at the Guild, Tues­days and Wed­nes­days. There will be a va­ri­ety of ar­ti­sans of­fer­ing cre­ations in fab­ric, glass, wood, jew­els, metal, soap, paint­ings, and more. For in­for­ma­tion, email barb­macleod@eastink.ca. The gallery is on Queen Street in Char­lot­te­town.

Gallery 18 has an ex­hi­bi­tion en­ti­tled “Thérèse D’Amour - A Pas­sion for Na­ture – more than 40 orig­i­nal works from the artist’s es­tate. For de­tails, con­tact Gallery 18 by phone or email. Gallery 18 is lo­cated at 10686 Route 6, just west of the New Lon­don in­ter­sec­tion. Call 902-886-3201 or email info@ Gallery18.com.

Karen Gal­lant Stu­dio Gallery in Rus­tico is on the cor­ner of Route 6 and 243, Rus­tico Road. Con­tact karen­gal­lant.com.

Kens­ing­ton Art Gallery is at 27 Com­mer­cial St., in the His­toric Kens­ing­ton Train Sta­tion yard. Con­tact 902-886-2395 or sut­ton@ pei.sym­pa­tico.ca.

Ma­roon Pig Art Gallery and Cafe at 37 Wa­ter St., Ge­orge­town, is open year-round. Call 902-6522569 or check www.ma­roon­pig.ca.

Plum Tree Stu­dio, a shop and gallery, fea­tures fi­bre art by lo­cal artists, as well hooked rugs, quilts, wool ap­plique, stitched items, sup­plies, pat­terns, kits and more, as well as class­room space and hook­ing on the deck Wed­nes­days in July and Au­gust. It is at 13 Buf­falo Rd., South Rus­tico. Call 902-9632622 or 1-778-823-3335.

The Pur­cell Par­lour Gallery in Clyde River is open at ran­dom times over the sum­mer. Drop by when the road­side sand­wich sign is out on the high­way. Work­shops in wa­ter­color paint­ing are avail­able upon re­quest. New this year, the Pur­cell Par­lour Gallery now has a show space in Char­lot­te­town at the Farm Cen­ter Farm­ers Mar­ket, Thurs­day evenings in Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-368-7526 or go to www.ju­li­a­pur­cell.ca

MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Archives fea­tures on­go­ing ex­hibits, fea­tur­ing var­i­ous Is­land artists. The MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Archives is at 85 Spring St., Sum­mer­side. Call 902-432-1332 or 902-432-1298.

The 150th An­niver­saries Cel­e­bra­tion Ex­hibit is at Le­furgey Cul­tural Cen­tre, Sum­mer­side. This year, the cen­tre, and the Wy­att His­toric House Mu­seum mark their 150th an­niver­saries. To cel­e­brate, 20 lo­cal artists were in­vited to in­ter­pret through a work of vis­ual art, the story of an ar­ti­fact in the Le­furgey/Wy­att col­lec­tions. The ex­hibit can be viewed free of charge. More in­for­ma­tion is at cul­ture­sum­mer­side.com or 902432-1298.

Mead­ow­brook Arts, Crafts & Cre­ations is in Cra­paud, 677 Route 13. Visit mead­ow­brookart­stu­dio. com or call 902-658-3171.

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