Tag: Bermudian children

Photos: Children Enjoy East End Kite Giveaway

Photos: Children Enjoy East End Kite Giveaway

Hundreds of free kites were handed out when the OBA East-End Representatives hosted their Easter Community Event on Wednesday [Apr 16] at the east end of Kindley Field Road. East end MPs Nandi Outerbridge, Kenneth Bascome and Suzann Roberts-Holshouser were on hand to distribute free kites as well as interact with their young constituents.As parents... Read more of this article

Video & Photos: Northlands Primary Egg Drop

Video & Photos: Northlands Primary Egg Drop

[Updated] Northlands Primary School held their annual egg drop competition yesterday [Apr 17], with students having an Easter-themed science lesson which involved making contraptions to enable their egg to survive a drop from a fire truck. The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service provided their Bronto bucket truck to drop the eggs. All of the student’s... Read more of this article

CellOne ‘Birdies’ To Take Flight For KiteFest

CellOne ‘Birdies’ To Take Flight For KiteFest

CellOne said they have taken to the streets with their custom made, free kites to ensure Bermuda is prepared ahead of this year’s KiteFest at Horseshoe Bay on Good Friday. Somerset Primary and St. David’s Primary Schools Receiving CellOne Kite Donation“A common challenge at this time of year is for families to find quality time to build kites.... Read more of this article

KiteFest To Include Children’s Colouring Contest

KiteFest To Include Children’s Colouring Contest

The Good Friday KiteFest is set to take place on April 18, bringing children together for a variety of events, including a kite colouring contest for children up to 12 years old. A Chewstick spokesperson said, “It’s time for Bermuda’s youth to get creative with a fun coloring competition at Bermuda’s Good Friday KiteFest. Kids up to 12 years... Read more of this article

“Barnyard Bash” To Be Held This Saturday

“Barnyard Bash” To Be Held This Saturday

Prospect Primary School is getting set to host its Barnyard Bash on Saturday, April 19, with all proceeds going to support the Bermuda Autism Support and Education [BASE] group. April is Autism Awareness month and Prospect Primary is one of a few local primary schools that have autism classrooms. With local charity BASE, a supporter of those classrooms,... Read more of this article

West Pembroke Primary Opens Sensory Garden

West Pembroke Primary Opens Sensory Garden

Junior Minister of Education Leah Scott yesterday [Apr 15] helped to open a unique Sensory Garden created by the ASD Department at West Pembroke Primary School. A spokesperson said, “The students and their teachers, Miss Freda Trimm and Miss Zola French, worked for several months along with volunteers to complete the project located in the courtyard... Read more of this article

Nevaeh Barclay Wins BELCO Poster Contest

Nevaeh Barclay Wins BELCO Poster Contest

Nevaeh Barclay, a primary one student at Northlands Primary is the 2014 winner of the BELCO Bird Kite Safety Poster Competition. Nevaeh and her class were invited to BELCO Headquarters where BELCO Bird presented her with a $500 grand prize donation to benefit her class. She also received a hand-crafted Bermuda kite made by BELCO Fitter, Corrie Dillas. 2014... Read more of this article

Health Department Holding Childbirth Classes

Health Department Holding Childbirth Classes

The Department of Health is getting set to host a series of childbirth education classes through May and June, 2014, helping to promote the well-being of both mothers and their new babies. A spokesperson said, “It’s fun, educational, and free. All classes are taught by experienced health care professionals. Loose, comfortable, and practical... Read more of this article

East End Community Celebrates Easter Season

East End Community Celebrates Easter Season

In the lead up to this weekend’s many activities, the East-End Representatives have decided to host an Easter Community Event today [Apr 16] starting at 4.30pm at the east end of Kindley Field Road giving out free kites while supplies last. A spokesperson said, “The east end community celebrates the easter season on Wednesday, April 16th... Read more of this article

Students Compete To Raise Nutrition Awareness

Students Compete To Raise Nutrition Awareness

The Bermuda Dieticians Association and the Argus Group recently handed out prizes to P4-P6 students from Prospect Primary School in recognition of their participation in a Nutrition Champion School Competition that saw them create unique posters promoting healthy eating. All of Bermuda’s primary schools were invited to participate in producing... Read more of this article