a symbol of courageCulture Summerside, in partnership with The Lest We Forget Committee, presented on Nov 9th “A Symbol of Courage: An evening of music and drama marking the 100th anniversary of the Prince County Soldiers’ Monument”, which paid tribute to the men of the county who lost their lives in World War I

Peter Gallant was commissioned by Culture Summerside to create an original musical composition and video, which was viewed for the first time during the “A Symbol of Courage” production. To view Peter’s video, please click here. 


Sixty Days of Fame Exhibit – Canadian Cities and Viking Pottery
Artists, Karin H. Melzer and Andrew A. Melzer

Canadian Cities and Viking Pottery is a joint exhibit with Karin H. Melzer and Andrew A. Melzer featuring their two disciplines of pottery and painting. The show is on exhibit at the Lefurgey Cultural Centre and runs until November 25th. To learn more about the artists and the exhibit please Click Here. 


Electric Book Cover 2021The Book “Lighting the Way: The Story of Summerside Electric 1920 -2020” is available for purchase!

The staff of Culture Summerside have been engaged in putting into print the 100-year history of Summerside Electric, the municipal utility that serves 11 percent of Prince Edward Island’s electric customers.

If you are interested in learning more, or in purchasing the book, Click Here





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