April 16, 2014

Memory Lane Concert Series

  • Place : Murchison Centre St. Pius the Tenth Ave, Parkdale
  • Time : 07:30
  • Contact : Kendall Docherty at 569-1133 or peimusicman@gmail.com
  • Details :

    The Memory Lane Concert Series Held at the Murchison Centre on St. Pius the Tenth Ave. in Parkdale is pleased to announce two show dates in April. The first of these two shows will take place on Wednesday April 16th with an evening of gospel music special guests The Gloryland Express. This band toured the Island in the late 1990's, and was highly popular with their southern Gaither style gospel music. This band involved over 20 of PEI's top musician with names like Ed & Linda Doiron, Roy Doiron, Peter & Colleen MacDougall, Della and Heartz Godkin, Brian Knox, Jimi Platts, David Berrigan, Fran & Leah Peterson, Keila Glydon, Rita Watts and Gary Chipmen. This group recorded a CD entitled the Message in the Music and was featured on popular gospel radio programs throughout the Maritimes. One of those programs was Errol Campbell's Gospel Roots program on CFCY, and Errol has agreed to come back to the microphone to welcome and introduce this group back to the stage. On Tuesday, April 29th the second show will take place with special guests the Elliot Wight Orchestra a group that regularly filled the North River Fire hall from the 1960's - 1980's. With over 6 decades of entertaining Islanders under his belt Elliot Wight is a fiddler who is known for that classic down home Maritime fiddling style which was made popular by CBC television with the Don Messer Show. Joining Wight on stage will be long time piano accompanist Judy Lowe and guitar player Urban Macadam. Both shows get underway at 7:30pm with doors opening at 6:30. Admission is $10.00 per person with tickets available at the door or in advance by calling Kendall Docherty at 569-1133 or Brian Knox at 569-3327. There is also a canteen service and 50/50 draw with proceeds being donated to the Canadian Mental Health Association. For more information on this and other concerts taking place at the Murchison Centre follow along at facebook.com/CeilidhInTheCity

Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild Meeting

  • Place : Jack Blanchard Family Centre, 7 Pond Street, Charlottetown
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : For more information contact us at ksqguild@gmail.com or 902-892-5684.
  • Details : The Kindred Spirits Quilt Guild will meet on Wednesday, April 16 at 7:00 pm in the Jack Blanchard Family Centre, 7 Pond Street, Charlottetown. The business meeting is followed by a presentation, and show and share of members' quilting activities. New members and visitors are welcome. For more information contact us at ksqguild@gmail.com or 902-892-5684.

Cavendish Job Fair

  • Place : Stanley Bridge Country Resort
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : Vicki MacSwain
  • Details : Looking for employment? Don't miss the Cavendish Tourism Job Fair for your chance to meet with employers who are looking to recruit, interview and hire! For more information or a list of the businesses attending the fair, please call 902-566-5008.
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