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Mu­sic is 1950s and ’60s rock ’n’ and roll and old-time fid­dle square set. Spe­cial guest July 20 is Joe Hynes. Ad­mis­sion is at the door. Call 902-314-1865 or go to www. pe­i­

A dance is Thurs­days, 8-11 p.m., at the Cen­tre Belle-Al­liance, 5 Maris Stella Ave., off South Drive, Summerside with 1950s/’60s mu­sic by Fall­back (Scott White, Dale Gaudet, Johnny Ross, Steve Guy, Tom DesRoches, Wayne Ro­bichaud). Ad­mis­sion is at the door.


Feast Din­ner The­atres presents “Shucked” at Summerside’s Brothers 2 and at Rodd Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-629-2321 (Char­lot­te­town) or 902-436-7674 (Summerside) or visit www.feast­din­nerthe­

“Weak Shove of Tal­ent” is the din­ner the­atre pro­duc­tion at the Tig­nish Le­gion, Tues­day and Thurs­day nights. Tick­ets are at 902-853-6698.

“The Belle of the Ball” is the English-lan­guage pro­duc­tion for this year’s “V’nez veiller” din­ner the­atre at the Aca­dian Mu­si­cal Vil­lage, Abram-Vil­lage Tues­days, July 18 to Aug. 29, 6:30 p.m. Tick­ets must be re­served in ad­vance at 902-854-3300.

“V’nez veiller” din­ner-the­atre pro­duc­tion (in French) is at the Aca­dian Mu­si­cal Vil­lage in AbramVil­lage, Wed­nes­days and Thurs­days, 6:30 p.m., July 19 to Aug. 30. Tick­ets must be re­served at 902854-3300.


“Anne & Gil­bert” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Go to www. theguild­ 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.con­fed­er­a­tioncen­ or 1-800-565-0278.

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

“Bare­foot in the Park” runs to Aug. 26 at the Water­mark The­atre, North Rus­tico. Check out www. wa­ter­mark­the­ or 902-963-3963.

“Bub­bles & Bells” is Wed­nes­days, 10 a.m., to Aug. 9 at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. This in­ter­ac­tive show for ba­bies and tod­dlers is full of mu­sic, move­ment and bub­bles.

“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” plays Thurs­days un­til Aug. 31, 8 p.m., at the St. Peter’s Court House The­atre. Call 902-961-3636, check www.court­housethe­ or email info@court­housethe­

Dra­matic Dress­ing Room is an es­cape room ac­tiv­ity at St. Peter’s Court­house The­atre. Call after 10 a.m., Mon­day to Fri­day, 902-9613636.

“Dream­works Mada­gas­car A Mu­si­cal Ad­ven­ture Jr.” plays at 11 a.m., at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. 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. 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 tick­ets, con­tact the venue.

“Ire­land Meets Scot­land”, a cel­e­bra­tion of Celtic her­itage, mu­sic and dance, is at Or­well Corner His­toric Vil­lage, Fri­days, 7:30 p.m., to Aug. 25. 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.

Mrs. War­ren’s Pro­fes­sion is at the Water­mark The­atre, North Rus­tico. Con­tact www.wa­ter­mark­the­ or 902-963-3963.

“The Birds and the Bees” is at the Vic­to­ria Play­house, Vic­to­ria, un­til July 30. 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, Hunter River, fea­tur­ing Mark Haines and Pa­trick Led­well. Con­tact the the­atre box of­fice.

“Seu­si­cal Jr.” is at The Guild in Char­lot­te­town. Con­tact the box of­fice.

“Search­ing for Abeg­weit” is at the Har­bourfront The­atre in Summerside. Con­tact the the­atre box of­fice.

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


DJ Dance Party - Char­lot­te­town Beer Gar­den, July 14.

Ash­ley Gor­man - Next Door@ The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 14.

Will Allen - Brothers Two, Summerside, July 14.

In­die pop night with Bones - Baba’s, Char­lot­te­town, July 14.

Misty Wa­ter - Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 14.

Neil Crowe - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 14.

The Stow­aways

- Sil­ver Fox Curl­ing and Yacht Club, Summerside, July 14.

Sean Mooney - Dundee Arms, Char­lot­te­town, July 14.

Stab­bing Joy - Fish­bone’s Bar and Seafood Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 14.

Richard Wood and Gor­don Belsher - Old Tri­an­gle, July 14.

Cap­i­tal Drive and Fly­core Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July


Neon Moon - RCAF Wing, Summerside, July 14.

The Saul Good Duo - John Brown Rich­mond Street Grill, Char­lot­te­town, July 14-15.

Muddy Buddy - Olde Dublin Pub, Char­lot­te­town, July 14-15.

Karen and Mike - Hunter’s Ale House, July 14-15.

Becca Grif­fin - Next Door@The Mer­chant­man, Char­lot­te­town, July 15.

Math­e­matix - Peakes Quay, Char­lot­te­town, July 15.

Tay­lor Holden and the Law of Av­er­ages - Baba’s Lounge, July


Three Fin­gers Shot - Old Tri­an­gle, P.E.I Potato Blos­som Fes­ti­val is July 17-23 in O’Leary. Con­tact PEIPBF at 902-726-3300 or www.peipota­to­blos­som­fes­ti­ July 15.

Brielle Ansems - Marc’s Lounge, Char­lot­te­town, July 15.

Brooke MacArthur - Brothers Two, Summerside, July 15.

Neon Moon – Char­lot­te­town Le­gion, July 15.


A book by San­dra Dodge, “Mine­goo Mniku”, with trans­la­tion by Ge­orgina Fran­cis, will be launched July 15, 1 p.m. at the Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Pub­lic Li­brary.

His­to­rian Sharon Leighton will present “The Early Years of the Bedeque Bap­tist Church,

(founded in 1826) on July 17, 7 p.m., in Bedeque Bap­tist Church. The AGM of the Bedeque Area His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety will fol­low. Ad­mis­sion is free; do­na­tions are wel­come.

Tues­day Talks at the Aca­dian Mu­seum in Mis­couche July 18 fea­tures Ge­orges Arse­nault, in French, on the 18991906 diary of Cé­line (à Ben Frank) Arse­nault from Ur­bainville. The talk will be il­lus­trated with vin­tage pho­tos from the fam­ily col­lec­tion. Ad­mis­sion is free; do­na­tions are ap­pre­ci­ated.

Malpeque His­tory So­ci­ety talks

are Wed­nes­days, 10 a.m., at the Keir Me­mo­rial Mu­seum. On July 19, the talk is Sf­hearr an the­ab­hadh an­moch...(Late plow­ing is bet­ter than no plow­ing) - A Har­vest of Tra­di­tions from the Outer He­brides to Malpeque Bay by Tiber Falzett.

Wed­nes­day Evening with L.M. Mont­gomery is at the Bide­ford Par­son­age Mu­seum, 784 Bide­ford Rd. (Route 166), 7:30 p.m. July 19 will fea­ture LMM scholar Sandy Wag­ner of Lawrence­town, N.S., pre­sent­ing “Maud’s Love of Fairy­tales”. Light re­fresh­ments will fol­low.

An Is­land His­tory Sun­day brunch series is at Sir An­drew Macphail Home­stead, Or­well, start­ing July 16, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., fea­tur­ing brunch at 11 a.m. and a talk to fol­low by David Keenly­side, arche­ol­o­gist and ex­ec­u­tive di­rec­tor of the P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage Foun­da­tion. Cost: $25 ($20 for mem­bers and lo­cal res­i­dents (King County and Or­well). The bi-weekly series is part of the home­stead’s 2017 fundrais­ing cam­paign.

Dioce­san ar­chiv­ist Fr. Art O’Shea will speak at St. An­drew’s Chapel on the life of Bishop Bernard Don­ald Mac­Don­ald the sec­ond Bishop of Char­lot­te­town (1837-1859), July 16, 2 p.m. Ad­mis­sion is by do­na­tion. St. An­drew’s Chapel is lo­cated 3 km. east of Mount Ste­wart on Route 2.


The P.E.I. Potato Blos­som Fes­ti­val will host a youth tal­ent com­pe­ti­tion July 19, 7 p.m. To reg­is­ter, email Eileen at econ­way­martin@ or call 902-859-3757.


The Anne of Green Gables Mu­seum is lo­cated in Park Corner. Con­tact 1-800-665-2663 or 902886-2884 or go to­nemu­

Basin Head Fish­eries Mu­seum is on the Basin Head Road. Call 902357-7233 or go to peimu­

Bea­cons­field His­toric House, a P.E.I. Mu­seum site, is on the corner of Kent and West streets, Char­lot­te­town. Call 902-368-6603.

Bedeque Area His­tor­i­cal Mu­seum is in the Wil­liam Call­beck Cen­tre, Cen­tral Bedeque, fea­tur­ing a num­ber of ex­hibits. Con­tact http://www. be­d­e­que­mu­

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). Aspir­ing writer L.M. Mont­gomery boarded here while teach­ing in the com­mu­nity. It is open daily.

The Cana­dian Potato Mu­seum is in O’Leary. Con­tact 902-859-2039 or 1-844-849-1470 or go to www. cana­di­an­potato­mu­

Elmira Rail­way Mu­seum is in Elmira, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-357-7234 or go to peimu­

The Farm­ers’ Bank of Rus­tico Mu­seum, a bilin­gual Na­tional His­toric Site, is on Route 243, Rus­tico. Check­ers­ 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. Con­tact 902-963-7874.

Green Park Ship­build­ing Mu­seum & Yeo House is in Port Hill, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902831-7947 or go to peimu­

The Lucy Maud Mont­gomery Birth­place Mu­seum is in New Lon­don. Call 902-8862099 or go to www.lm­mont­gomery­birth­

The MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Ar­chives is at 75 Spring St., open year round. Ad­mis­sion is free. Call 902-432-1332 or 902432-1298.

Or­well Corner His­toric Vil­lage is in Or­well Corner, a P.E.I. Mu­seum and Her­itage site. Call 902-6518515 or go to peimu­

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

The Sir An­drew Macphail Home­stead in Or­well is open. Call 902651-2789.

St. An­drew’s Chapel, three km east of Mount Ste­wart on Route 2, is a re­con­struc­tion of Hills­bor­ough River Gospel Brunches are Sun­days at Trail­side Mu­sic Cafe’ & Inn, Mount Ste­wart. The Grace Notes (Brid­gette Blan­chard, Nick Don­eff, Mark Ged­des) and Brunch Prophets (Cam MacDuf­fee, Karen Graves) will per­form on dif­fer­ent Sun­days. Go to www.trail­ or call 902-394-3626. the first church built at St. An­drew’s in 1805. 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, the de­vel­op­ment of ra­dio broad­cast­ing in P.E.I. and in­for­ma­tion on the life of lo­cal car­pen­ter Ed­ward Sharkey, 1867-1970. Call 902-658-2009, or visit www.try­onareahis­tor­i­cal­so­ci­

Wood Is­lands Light­house Mu­seum is open. Con­tact 902962-3110 or go to wood­is­land­s­ligh­


Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Gret­zky is Ev­ery­where and RE: col­lec­tion. Call 902-628-6111 or check out www. con­fed­er­a­tioncen­­gallery.php.

Corn­wall Li­brary Art Gallery is fea­tur­ing Ju­lia Rita The­ri­ault’s ex­hibit, “Coun­try P.E.I.”, un­til July 28. Con­tact Giselle Déziel at 902-566-3347 for in­for­ma­tion on dis­play­ing.

De­tails Past and Present Gallery is on Vic­to­ria Row in Char­lot­te­town, 166 Rich­mond St. Check out­tailspa­s­tand­p­re­

Eptek Art & Cul­ture Cen­tre fea­tures “Art Begets Art: Hooked Mats and the Art that In­spired Them at 130 Heather Moyse Dr., Summerside. Call 902-888-8373 or visit www.peimu­

Gallery@The Guild presents Minds of Na­ture by Sun ae Park, as well as the new Down­town Char­lot­te­town Ar­ti­san Mar­ket. The gallery is on Queen Street in Char­lot­te­town.

Gallery 18 has an ex­hi­bi­tion en­ti­tled “Thérèse D’Amour - A Pas­sion for Na­ture. The gallery is at 10686 Route 6, just west of the New Lon­don in­ter­sec­tion. Call 902886-3201 or email info@Gallery18. com.

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

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

Ma­roon Pig Art Gallery and Cafe is at 37 Wa­ter St., Ge­orge­town. Call 902-652-2569 or check www. ma­roon­

Plum Tree Stu­dio 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. Drop by when the road­side sand­wich sign is out on the high­way. Call 902-368-7526 or go to www. ju­li­a­pur­

MacNaught His­tory Cen­tre and Ar­chives fea­tures on­go­ing ex­hibits, fea­tur­ing var­i­ous Is­land artists. It is at 85 Spring St., Summerside. Call 902-432-1332 or 902432-1298.

Le­furgey Cul­tural Cen­tre, Summerside, fea­tures the 150th An­niver­saries Cel­e­bra­tion Ex­hibit, which can be viewed free of charge. More in­for­ma­tion is at cul­ture­sum­mer­ or 902432-1298.

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

Pin­hole Pho­tog­ra­phy Gallery is the home stu­dio/dark­room of Char­lot­te­town artist/pin­hole pho­tog­ra­pher, Mary Carr-Chais­son. Call 902-628-1575, email mary@ pin­hole­pho­to­ or visit­hole­pho­to­gallery. The Aca­dian Mu­seum in Mis­couche fea­tures “Mis­couche of By­gone Days’’, com­mem­o­rat­ing the 200th an­niver­sary of the parish of Mis­couche (1817-2017), as well as nu­mer­ous pho­tos and ar­ti­facts from the mu­seum’s col­lec­tion. Call 902-432-2880.


Saulteaux First Na­tions Cana­dian artist Robert Houle stands next to his oil paint­ing “O-ween du muh waun,” with Con­fed­er­a­tion Cen­tre of the Arts gallery di­rec­tor Kevin Rice, left, and chief ex­ec­u­tive of­fi­cer Jessie In­man dur­ing the open­ing of the gallery’s 2017 sum­mer ex­hi­bi­tions.

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