OUR ARTISTS AND ARTISTIC PRODUCTS
The Acadian and Francophone community of Prince Edward Island has developed a vibrant cultural life in its image. The showcase of the Island's Acadian heritage occupies a great place in the hearts of Acadians of the province. The Acadian Museum, located in Miscouche, wishes to create awareness among Island Acadians and make them proud of their culture, language and heritage, and thus contribute to the survival and development of Prince Edward Island’s Acadian community.
Acadians and francophones on the Island have access to several media in French.
• La Voix Acadienne, weekly newspaper and the only French-language newspaper published in Prince Edward Island, founded in 1975.
• Radio-Canada from Montreal, Moncton or Charlottetown; the morning radio program. The show broadcast five days a week from Charlottetown. Tel: 1-800-565-5453 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• Radio Beauséjour (CJSE 89.5 FM) is a community radio station in Southeastern New Brunswick, accessible in certain areas of Prince Edward Island.
• Community newsletters serving Acadian and Francophone communities in Évangeline, West Prince, Summerside-Miscouche, Charlottetown and Rustico regions.
TQS, TVA, RDI and RDI Junior and certain other French television are channels accessible by cable.
THE ACADIAN AND FRANCOPHONE COMMUNITY
The Acadian and Francophone community of PEI is formed of six school\community centres and more than 20 organizations who offer programs and services in various sectors including Health, Sports, Families, Seniors, Economic development, Culture, Education, etc.
To find more information on these organizations and their mandates, please consult this list provided by the SSTA.