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The Guardian (Charlottetown) - - ISLAND WEEKEND -


Oct. 24-25, 1-4 p.m., for a 55 Alive Driv­ing Re­fresher Course at the Roy­alty Cen­tre, 40 En­man Cres., Char­lot­te­town. This re­fresher course for adults 55+ years of age is con­ducted in a class­room set­ting us­ing a Pow­erPoint pre­sen­ta­tion, stu­dent work­books, and group dis­cus­sions guided by an ex­pe­ri­enced in­struc­tor. A fee of $10 per per­son cov­ers the cost of the course man­ual and re­fresh­ments. There is lim­ited seat­ing and pr­ereg­is­tra­tion is rec­om­mended. For in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter, call the Se­niors’ Fed­er­a­tion at 902-368-9008.

Wed­nes­day, Oct. 24 for the Food Ex­change’s Step Up to the Plate fundrais­ing din­ner at the P.E.I. Farm Cen­tre, 420 Univer­sity Ave. Un­der the di­rec­tion of Chef Emily Wells this veg­e­tar­ian din­ner show­cases lo­cal, sea­sonal pro­duce. No ticket is re­quired for drop ins dur­ing Ap­pie Hour from 5 to 6 p.m. Din­ner is from 6-8:30 pm. Tick­ets are $25 and can be pur­chased by e-trans­fer to food­ex­ (pass­wordSUP2018) or pick up at Vol­un­tary Re­source Cen­tre, 81 Prince St., or call 902-330-1413.

Satur­day, Oct. 27, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Grace Bap­tist Churh, 50 Kirk­dale Rd., Char­lot­te­town for the Fall Mar­ket. Sup­port lo­cal ar­ti­sans and home busi­ness own­ers. Get a head start on your Christ­mas shop­ping with home­made items. Free ap­ple cider will be pro­vided. Trunk or treat fam­ily event from 10 a.m.-11:30 p.m. with free candy for the kids.

Sun­day, Oct. 28, 2 p.m., for LAMP’s sev­enth an­nual Daniel O’Han­ley Me­mo­rial Lec­ture with David Mac­Don­ald pre­sent­ing “If You Love This World: Cli­mate Jus­tice and In­dige­nous Wis­dom” at Our Lady of the As­sump­tion Parish Hall, 151 Strat­ford Rd., Strat­ford. En­ter­tain­ment and re­fresh­ments will fol­low the lec­ture. Contact Marie Burge at 902-8944573 or 902-569-3504.

Sun­day, Oct. 28 for a fall brunch at the Dun­staffnage School Cen­tre, serv­ing from 10:30 a.m.- 1 p.m. Meal in­cludes pan­cakes, sausages, baked beans, quiche, bis­cuits, muffins, fruit, juice, tea and cof­fee. Tick­ets avail­able at the door or phone Karen at 902-368-2804. Ad­mis­sion is adults, $8, ages 7-12, $5 and 6 -and -un­der free.

Sun­day, Oct. 28, 4-6 p.m. for roast beef din­ner, hosted by St. Pius X Knights of Colum­bus at the Jack Blan­chard Cen­tre. Tick­ets are $17 for adults and $8 for chil­dren. Take outs will be avail­able. For tick­ets, please contact Low­ell at 902-566-3800 or Colin at 902-569-7909.


A free Taste and Learn…Pump­kin! class will be held Mon­day, Oct. 15, 2-3 p.m., at Sobeys Ex­tra Strat­ford. Join the Sobeys di­eti­tian and learn how to pre­pare tasty recipes. Sam­ples and recipes are pro­vided. Call 902-566-4399 or email mar­ to reg­is­ter. Space is lim­ited.

My Favourite Things Pro­gram, a free art course for adults 50+, con­sists of four ses­sions. Par­tic­i­pants de­sign and cre­ate a mem­ory box dis­play­ing their much-loved pho­tos, items or images. All ma­te­ri­als (in­clud­ing the frame) are free. The pro­gram will be held at the Roy­alty Cen­tre in Char­lot­te­town from 10 a.m. to noon on Oct. 15, 22, 26 and 29. There is lim­ited seat­ing and pr­ereg­is­tra­tion is re­quired. For in­for­ma­tion or to reg­is­ter call 902-368-9008 or email the in­struc­tor (Lau­rie) at peis­cf­pro­


Cof­fee club is Mon­days and Fri­days, 10 a.m., at the Mil­ton Com­mu­nity Hall. En­joy cof­fee and snacks. Ad­mis­sion is a do­na­tion of coin or treats.


Bridge is played at the Se­niors Ac­tive Liv­ing Cen­tre, Bell Aliant Cen­tre, UPEI, on Mon­days at 1 p.m. Ta­bles of four are re­quired.

Mon­day af­ter­noon du­pli­cate is at the Hav­i­land Club in Char­lot­te­town, 1-4 p.m., with lessons for groups of four.

Pro­gres­sive 45s are at the Souris Sil­ver Threads Club, Mon­days, 7 p.m.

Mon­day night card par­ties are at the Uigg Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 7:30 p.m.

Card play sin­gles is at the Mount Ste­wart Fire Hall, Mon­days, 7:30 p.m.

Card par­ties are at Kelly’s Cross Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, Mon­days, 7:30 p.m.

Cash bingo is at the Kingston Le­gion Branch 30, New Haven, Mon­day and Fri­day, 7:30 p.m., with a 50/50 draw, pro­gres­sive jack­pot and can­teen. East Roy­alty Lions team crib­bage

is Mon­days at the Mal­colm Dar­rach Cen­tre, 1 Avon­lea Dr., East Roy­alty, for ages 19 and over. Mayflower Se­niors Club Cards is Mon­days, 7:30 p.m., at the Cot­ton Cen­tre, Strat­ford.


T.O.P.S. #0660 Char­lot­te­town

meets Mon­days in the Com­mu­nity Room of the Sobeys West Roy­alty, 39 Babineau Ave., Char­lot­te­town with weigh-in 5:45-6:15 p.m. and the meet­ing, 6:30-7:30 p.m. Call Judy at 902-892-9543.

T.O.P.S. #0694 Char­lot­te­town

meets Mon­days in the com­mu­nity room of the At­lantic Su­per­store, 465 Univer­sity Ave., Char­lot­te­town. Weigh-in is 6:30 p.m. with the meet­ing at 7 p.m. (no meet­ings on statu­tory hol­i­days or days when school is can­celled due to weather). Call Glo­ria at 902-566-9206. New mem­bers are wel­come.

P.E.I. So­cia­ble Sin­gles, a non-profit, non-de­nom­i­na­tional, so­cial group for mem­bers 40 and over, holds meet and greet so­cials in the West Roy­alty Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, Room 6, Mon­days at 7 p.m. Email so­cia­ble_ sin­gles@ya­ or call Judy at 902-894-4851.

Is­land Trea­sures Nee­dle Art Guild meets Mon­days at the St. Eleanor’s Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 7 p.m. Call Shelley, 902-436-8795.


Rock & Talk Play­group for ba­bies and tod­dlers is Mon­days, 9:30-11:30 a.m., at Fam­ily Place 75 Cen­tral St., Sum­mer­side. For in­for­ma­tion, drop in to Fam­ily Place, call 902-436-1348 or email fam­i­ly­place@east­ Kinkora Play­group, hosted by Fam­ily Place, is Mon­days, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Se­niors Room at Kinkora Place, 45 An­der­son St., Kinkora. For in­for­ma­tion, drop in to Fam­ily Place, call 902-436-1348 or email fam­i­ly­place@ east­

Fit­ness for those 50-plus is Mon­days and Fri­days, 9-10 a.m., at the Mil­ton Com­mu­nity Hall. Im­prove bal­ance and flex­i­bil­ity with cer­ti­fied in­struc­tor An­gelie Carter. Cost is $3.

Shore­hill Gen­tle Yoga gen­tle hatha classes are in Char­lot­te­town on Mon­days and Thurs­days at 11:30 a.m. at Trin­ity United Church. New stu­dents are wel­come any­time, and the first class is al­ways free. Full de­tails are at www.Shore­, from An­nella at 902-626-7560 or at shore­

Shore­hill Yoga is of­fer­ing chair yoga classes in Char­lot­te­town on Mon­days and Thurs­days at 1 p.m. at Trin­ity United Church in Char­lot­te­town de­signed for any­one who may have dif­fi­culty get­ting up and down from the floor. Full de­tails are at www.Shore­, from An­nella at 902-626-7560 or at shore­

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