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Storybook Parade ‘Tutus & Superheroes’

Storybook Parade ‘Tutus & Superheroes’

The Bermuda Youth Library will be having a storybook parade “Tutus & Superheroes” on Saturday, June 3rd from 9.45am to 11.00am. A spokesperson said, “The Youth Library is having a storybook parade “Tutus & Superheroes” on Saturday, June 3rd from 9:45 a.m. – 11:00 am to promote the fact that reading is fun! “We are challenging... Read more of this article

Kaleidoscope ‘Spring Jamboree’ This Saturday

Kaleidoscope ‘Spring Jamboree’ This Saturday

This Saturday [April 29] from 9:30am to 3:00pm, Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation invites the community to attend the Spring Jamboree, a fun-filled family event that hopes to bring literacy to life. The Jamboree is based on 6 carefully chosen children’s books. Each book is brought to life under the story tree and then animated through lively games... Read more of this article

Dr Douglas Wins Outstanding Book Award

Dr Douglas Wins Outstanding Book Award

Dr. Ty-Ron Douglas’ book “Border Crossing Brothas: Black Males Navigating Race, Place and Complex Space” has won a 2017 Society of Professors of Education Outstanding Book Award. To commemorate the occasion, a book signing and award presentation will be held at the American Educational Research Association [AERA] tomorrow [April 28] in San... Read more of this article

Pettit Joins Library That Was Founded In 1747

Pettit Joins Library That Was Founded In 1747

Patricia Barry Pettit, who lived in Bermuda for many years, as has taken on the newly created role of Chief Communications Officer for Redwood, the oldest library in continuous use in the United States, having been founded in 1747. According to their website, “The Redwood Library and Athenæum is the oldest lending library in America, and the... Read more of this article

Photos: Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore New Look

Photos: Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore New Look

The Kingdom Dynamics Bookstore, which is under the leadership of Bishop Vernon G. Lambe and located at the First Church of God on North Shore Road, has a new look. “One can visit and enjoy our vast array of inspiring Christian Literature, as we are hosting some of the newest and bestselling Christian books on the market,” a spokesperson... Read more of this article

Youth Library Will Be Closed Next Week

Youth Library Will Be Closed Next Week

The Government has advised the public that the Youth Library on Church Street in Hamilton will be closed next week [April 17th - 22nd] for system upgrades and repairs. They will open again at 9.00am on April 25th.   Related StoriesChildren’s Author Tish Rabe To Visit Schools Summer Schedule: Youth Library Hours Change Photos:... Read more of this article

Reading & Discussion With Nicole Dennis-Benn

Reading & Discussion With Nicole Dennis-Benn

OUTBermuda is co-hosting a book reading and discussion with the Bermuda National Library and the Friends of the Bermuda Library on Wednesday, April 12th, with the event to feature Nicole Dennis- Benn. A spokesperson said, “OUTBermuda is proud to partner with the Bermuda National Library and Friends of the Bermuda Library, to welcome author and lecturer,... Read more of this article

Neletha Butterfield Holds Book Signing

Neletha Butterfield Holds Book Signing

As part of the celebration of International Women’s Day, the Bermuda National Library hosted a Bermuda Connections book signing series with Neletha Butterfield today [March 8], with the author on hand to add her signature to copies of her new book Speeches For The Soul.In explaining what motivated her to release the book, the well known educator... Read more of this article

Repairs Taking Place At Library & Perot Verandah

Repairs Taking Place At Library & Perot Verandah

Extensive repairs are currently being carried out to the first floor verandah that links the Bermuda National Library, Museum and Perot Post Office on Queen Street, resulting in the verandah and the patio areas beneath these premises being out of use to both the public and staff. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Public Works would... Read more of this article

Photos: Bermuda Celebrates World Book Day

Photos: Bermuda Celebrates World Book Day

World Book Day celebrations took place across the island yesterday [March 2], with more than 1,500 books distributed to nurseries and schools throughout the island, with people also donating their time to read to children. Spearheaded by radio host Nikita Robinson, the programme has enriched the lives of thousands of local children since it started... Read more of this article

Books To Be Distributed For World Book Day

Books To Be Distributed For World Book Day

More than 1,500 books will be distributed to nurseries and preschools throughout Bermuda today [March 2] to mark World Book Day, with Nikita Robinson of The Ladies Room on Hott1075 inviting the public to read at a nursery or preschool today to help celebrate World Book Day 2017. “1,507 books will be delivered to preschools and nursery schools... Read more of this article

Celebrate World Book Day From March 2 To 4

Celebrate World Book Day From March 2 To 4

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG], in partnership with Bermuda Alumnae Chapter Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc and the Bermuda National Library’s Youth Services, is inviting the public to celebrate World Book Day from March 2 to March 4. A spokesperson said, “This collaboration celebrates our collective commitment to children. We value... Read more of this article

Bermuda Butterflies Book Available Worldwide

Bermuda Butterflies Book Available Worldwide

Ras Mykkal, Bermudian photographer, dub poet and author, teamed up with award-winning graphic designer Stephan Johnstone to produce a book dedicated to the history, life cycle and illustration of Bermuda’s butterflies. Mr. Mykkal begin photographing the insects in 2006 and started working with Mr. Johnstone on the book in 2012.A spokesperson said,... Read more of this article