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Anne & Gilbert - The Musical

Jul 14-Sep 10, 2009, at the Harbourfront Theatre in Summerside

Putting the FUN in Fundraising: A great evening for a great cause!

All friends of Maud and the Institute are warmly invited to a special fundraising performance of the Montgomery Theatre's wonderful new production of The Fourposter, set for Friday, July 24th. The evening will open at 7pm with a short talk by our new Visiting Scholar, Dr. Benjamin Lefebvre, on Montgomery's marriage, in keeping with the entertaining and intimate portrait of wedlock offered in The Fourposter. 

LMMI announces 2009 L.M. Montgomery Visiting Scholar

Dr. Benjamin Lefebvre of Waterloo, Ontario, has been appointed the 2009 Visiting Scholar for the L.M. Montgomery Institute (LMMI) at the University of Prince Edward Island, announced Institute chair Mark Leggott.

Lefebvre will work with the LMMI’s governing committee to facilitate and expand scholarship about L.M. Montgomery, P.E.I.’s most famous author, and her contemporaries.

Charlottetown reading: Japanese "Anne of Green Gables"

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July 7, 2009

PUBLIC INVITED TO JAPANESE READING OF ANNE OF GREEN GABLES

CHARLOTTETOWN, PEI -- The Confederation Centre Public Library is pleased to announce that Mr. Haruo Matsumaru, Reading Instructor at the ASAHI Culture School in Tokyo, will be giving a Japanese reading of passages from the L.M. Montgomery novel Anne of Green Gables.

Anne in Space

An excerpt of Anne of Green Gables has made a trip that most of us only dream of. Bob Thirsk, a Canadian astronaut who will be spending the next six months on the International Space Station, took a page of the classic book into space with him in honour of Koichi Wakata, a Japanese astronaut also on board the ISS.

Canadian Press Coverage

New Title Release - "100 Years of Anne with an 'e': The Centennial Study of Anne of Green Gables"

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LMM in Minnesota

Simon Lloyd, Special Collections Librarian at UPEI, recently gave a presentation on "Making Maud Feel at Home: Collecting L.M. Montgomery at the University of Prince Edward Island" to the Kindred Spirit's Literary Society in Minnesota. To see pictures of his visit, and to access the text and slides of Simon's presentation, please visit the Shining Scrolls Online.

2009 Avery Scholarship

The questions for the 2009 Avery Scholarship are now available for interested students and can be found here.

The Avery Scholarship is open to students attending a Prince Edward Island high school who are planning to study English at the University of Prince Edward Island in September 2009.

Shining Scroll Newsletter

The latest edition of the L.M. Montgomery Literary Society's Shining Scroll newsletter is now available! To read it you can go here: Shining Scroll: December 2008, or to read the October edition you can go here: Shining Scroll: October 2008.

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