An official visit to Prince Edward Island by United States Ambassador Bruce A. Heyman will lead to wide-ranging discussions during the week of the Council of the Federation meetings.
Premier Robert Ghiz will host Canada's Premiers and Territorial leaders at the 55th Annual Premiers' Conference being held on Prince Edward Island August 26-30.
Prince Edward Island's world-class shellfish products will be the main attraction on display at the Charlottetown Event Grounds during the 19th Annual PEI International Shellfish Festival running September 18-21.
A community campaign has been launched to raise up to $500,000 for needed capital upgrades and repairs to the Bedeque and Area Rec Centre. The campaign has received $150,000 from the Island Community Fund to support the goal.
Government is committed to helping students graduate with the required knowledge, skills, and attitudes for post-secondary education, apprenticeship programs, and the labour market, says Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Alan McIsaac.