Eptek Events and Exhibits
130 Heather Moyse Drive, Summerside Tel. 888-8373
The on-site boutique is stocked with Prince Edward Island made crafts and visual art including work by artists Lise Genova, Lucie Bellemare, P. John Burden, Sandi Komst, Joan Savage, Maurice Bernard, Doreen Huestis and more.
"Portraits in Oil: New Friends and Neighbours"
January 14th to February 23rd
The paintings construct a panorama of the diverse individuals Kernaghan has come into contact with since her move to PEI in 2014. Several of the portraits reflect the influence of the past, while others reference an inner aspect of the individual.
EventsCall Eptek for information on events and programming 1-902-888-8373
Flock to Eptek Centre for naturalist Dan McAskill’s talk Birds of the Island on Tuesday, January 2nd at 7 pm. While the gallery is filled with birds carved by Prince County Woodcarvers Guild, attendees will learn about various birds that can be seen in PEI. Admission is free and all are welcome.
The members of the Eptek Centre Book Club meet on the first Thursday of each month at 7 p.m. New members are welcome!
In January they will discuss Burden of Desire by Robert MacNeil. Burden of Desire tells the story of the love triangle between bohemian Halifax south-end belle Julia Robertson, Dalhousie Professor Stewart MacPherson and young Anglican minister Peter Wentworth during the time around the Halifax Explosion. It explores the repression and expression of sexual desire at the time of the First World War and offers a fictional account of the impact that the explosion had on Halifax society. New members are welcome.
FilmsEptek Lunchtime Films continues on Thursdays through January.
Bring your sandwich, the Friends provide tea/coffee and cookies. There is no charge for the film presentation although donations are accepted for the refreshments.
The films are:
Jan. 4 Canada: Magnificent Journeys: New Frontiers (60 min.) distributed by Reader’s Digest;
Jan. 11 Canada: Magnificent Journeys: Treasures of the Land (60 min.) distributed by Reader’s Digest;
Jan. 18 Canada: Magnificent Journeys: Stories of our Past (60 min.) distributed by Reader’s Digest
Jan. 25 Vienna - Beautiful Cities of the World (50 min.) distributed by Madacy Entertainment Group