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Join CBC at PEI Provincial Home Show

CBC PEI will be in the house for the PEI Provincial Home Show from March 6-8 at the Eastlink Centre in Charlottetown. Come meet CBC personalities and take a load off in the CBC living room.

Drop by the CBC booth March 6-8 and make yourself at home in our living room

CBC PEI meteorologist Jay Scotland will give the weekend weather from the home show on Friday, March 6, on Compass. He returns on Sunday, March 8, from noon to 3 p.m. Drop by to meet him. (Greg Guy / CBC)

The PEI Provincial Home Show is March 6 to 8 at Eastlink Centre, Charlottetown and CBC PEI will be there.

CBC Maritime Noon, with host Bob Murphy, will broadcast live from the home show from noon to 1 p.m. Friday, March 6.
Daniel Tiger, one of CBC Kids' favourite characters, will be at the home show all weekend. (Chantal Bernard / CBC)
(Charlottetown Fire Department)

While checking out the latest trends in home construction, renovations and decor at the show, be sure to join us in the CBC living room. You'll get to meet CBC personalities and explore some of your favourtie CBC programming from our CBC platforms, including CBC Gem and CBC Listen.

Be sure to bring the kids to meet the lovable Daniel Tiger, from CBC Kids' Neighbourhood of Make-Believe.

We'll have some prizes as well. 
 

Meet CBC personalities

Friday, March 6
Noon - 1 p.m. -  CBC's Maritime Noon, with host Bob Murphy,  broadcasts from the CBC living room. 
1 p.m. - 2 p.m. - Meet and greet with Bob Murphy
5 p.m. - 7 p.m. - CBC PEI meteorologist Jay Scotland meets members of the community and provides weekend weather on Compass from the home show at 6 p.m.

Saturday, March 7
10 a.m. -  1 p.m. - Island Morning's Mitch Cormier and Stephanie Kelly
2 p.m. - 5 p.m.  Mainstreet's Matt Rainnie and CBC News' Angela Walker

Sunday, March 8
Noon - 3 p.m. - CBC Compass host Louise Martin and meteorologist Jay Scotland 
 

Charlottetown Fire Department reminds us to 'Spring ahead'

Clocks will go ahead one hour for Daylight Savings Time at 2 a.m. Sunday, March 8. Members of the Charlottetown Fire Department will be at the CBC booth on Saturday, March 7, from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m., to remind everyone to "Spring ahead", and to also change their batteries in their smoke detectors. They will have some batteries to hand out (while supplies last). Drop by and meet members of your local fire department.

About PEI Provincial Home Show

Location:
Eastlink Centre, 46 Kensington Road, Charlottetown

Date and Time:
Friday, March 6, Noon - 7 p.m.
Saturday, March 9, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday, March 10, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Admission
Adult (18+) - $6
Senior (60+) - $4
Under 18 - FREE

CBC Compass host Louise Martin is looking forward to meeting PEI Provincial Home Show guests in the CBC living room on Sunday, March 8, from noon to 3 p.m. (Greg Guy / CBC)
Island Morning's Mitch Cormier will be at the home show on Saturday, March 7, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. (Greg Guy / CBC)