CBC Prince Edward Island

episodes: December 2012 Archives

Summerside Storm - Play Day

Posted by Bill van Asperen

Summerside Storm Play Day 3.jpgAfter a few days of getting stuffed on holiday goodies, and a week into the Christmas vacation I'll just bet you're looking for something to do with the kids. And today there's a chance for you to watch the kids burn off some energy on the basketball court. Not just any court... the same one the members of the Summerside Storm play on. The team is in between games right now, but the floor has stayed down at Credit Union Place, and team owner Duncan Shaw saw a chance to open it up to kids who want to shoot some hoops.

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Kindergarten Carollers

Posted by Nancy Russell

Sometimes the best gifts truly do come in small packages. And when those packages are 3 feet tall, with red rosy cheeks and big warm smiles... well, THEY are the BEST of all.  This week the Kindergarten Kids from West Kent Elementary visited residents of the Prince Edward Seniors Home.  And along with their teachers and some parents volunteers - they gave the gift of song, holiday spirit and pure joy to all they met.  The CBC's Sarah Keaveny Vos was one of the parents along for the fun.

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Trinity Serves Up Turkey Dinner

Posted by Nancy Russell

For the second year in a row, volunteers from Trinity United Church served up turkey and the fixings for 300 students and staff at Prince Street Elementary School in Charlottetown.  It's part of an ongoing connection between the church and the school.  The CBC's Nancy Russell dropped by to find out how the turkey dinner got started -- and why staff and students hope it's going to become an annual event.

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