As I look out my window and crank my heater up, it's hard to believe that it's the end of May but this weekend will mark the start of June. Where is time going?! Even if Mother Nature isn't being very cooperative, the summer season is starting and that's when The College kicks into high gear. Full cast Highland Storm rehearsals have begun and we're in the final planning stages for the Highland Gathering. Hang on to your hat, it's going to be a busy month!
It's End of Year Recital time at The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada!
We are excited about the year end recital that will be held on Sunday, June 15th at in the Mary Ellen Burns Amphitheatre at the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada in Summerside. It is free, so bring all your family and friends to see what everyone has accomplished this year in class! The weather is going to be marvelous, so it will be a great start to a season of fun outside at the
On June 1st, the College of Piping Pipe Bands are holding a "Run to Scotland" running race. It will be comprised of a 5km and a 10km race. The 5km race will take place on the Confederation Trail and is walker friendly. The 10km will take place on the streets and trails of Summerside. Registration on the day of the race starts at 4:15pm and the race starts at 5pm. Come and support a great cause and enjoy a great race while you're at it!
The Quilt Raffle
The Bench Raffle
The pipe bands are holding two separate raffles! The first one is on a beautiful quilt made lovingly by one of our band family’s grandmother! Tickets are $2.00 each or 3 for $5.00. The draw will take place on August 6th at our last show of the 2014 Highland Storm season. The second raffle is on a gorgeous bench made by Myron Taylor. Tickets are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00. The draw for the bench will be held on the Sunday of the Highland Gathering. Tickets can be purchased through the
gift shop. College