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Photos & Video: BIOS ROV Regional Challenge

Photos & Video: BIOS ROV Regional Challenge

Up to twenty-eight teams from nine Bermudian schools and educational organizations converged on the National Sports Center in Devonshire this morning [April 30] for the 2016 MATE Bermuda Regional ROV Challenge. The program, sponsored by the Bermuda Institute of Ocean Sciences [BIOS], is part of the Mid Atlantic Robotics IN Education Program [MARINE],... Read more of this article

Govt To Offer Summer Day Camps Programme

Govt To Offer Summer Day Camps Programme

The Government Summer Day Camp Programme will be offered again this year, with plans to employ about 160 persons to operate the camps which will cost $65.00 per week, Minister of Community, Culture & Sports Patricia Gordon-Pamplin announced today. Minister Gordon-Pamplin said, “I am very pleased to announce that the Bermuda Government Summer... Read more of this article

Results: Healthy School Lunch Challenge Awards

Results: Healthy School Lunch Challenge Awards

Minister of Health, Seniors and Environment Jeanne Atherden recently presented the Healthy Lunch School Challenge Awards, with the Minister saying that “Helping our young children learn how to eat well and to stay healthy will reap long term dividends that all Bermudians can benefit from.” Minister Atherden said, “Healthy eating can... Read more of this article

Child Abuse Prevention Expert To Visit Bermuda

Child Abuse Prevention Expert To Visit Bermuda

Professor Susan Kreston, an international expert on crimes against children, will visit Bermuda from May 3 – 5 on a speaker program under sponsorship of the U.S. Consulate. While here, Prof. Kreston will meet with NGOs and government entities to discuss a range of topics related to child abuse. Prof. Kreston will have round table discussions with... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: Kaleidoscopic Jamboree Art Event

Photos/Video: Kaleidoscopic Jamboree Art Event

The Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation [KAF] hosted their “Kaleidoscopic Jamboree Family Art Event & Fundraiser” yesterday [April 23] at their Jubilee Road, Devonshire location.With a tagline of “Bringing literacy to life!”, the Kaleidoscopic Jamboree was held in the aid of raising funds to continue the KAF mission of “Empowering... Read more of this article

Aaliyah Haffar Named CP ‘Member Of Month’

Aaliyah Haffar Named CP ‘Member Of Month’

Aaliyah Haffar, an 8-year-old Somersfield Academy student, has been named the CP Athletic member of the month for March 2016, with the youngster invited to participate in the junior program. A spokesperson said, “Aaliyah is an 8-year-old student of Somersfield Academy. She is a graduate of CP Athletic’s foundation program, where she quickly... Read more of this article

Francis Patton Primary To Hold Spring Showcase

Francis Patton Primary To Hold Spring Showcase

The Francis Patton Primary School community is getting set to present its Spring Fashion and Talent Showcase, with young students given the opportunity to show their stuff to the public. The event will be held on Saturday, April 23 at Earl Cameron Theatre at City Hall, with doors opening at 5.30pm and the show getting underway at 6.00pm. Advance tickets... Read more of this article

Advice To Parents In Selecting A Summer Camp

Advice To Parents In Selecting A Summer Camp

Saying that “many people are unaware that there are no formal requirements for the operation of summer camps” and therefore it is “up to parents to themselves check to be sure that the camp is safe and properly run,” the Coalition for the Protection of Children released a checklist parents can use. The Coalition’s checklist... Read more of this article

BAEYC To Hold ‘Week Of Young Child’ Events

BAEYC To Hold ‘Week Of Young Child’ Events

The Bermuda Association for the Education of Young Children [BAEYC] is inviting teachers, caregivers, parents, and guardians of children in preschool, primary, Government private schools, nurseries, and day care centres to participate in their annual celebrations of The Week of the Young Child, being held from April 9 through April 14 with the theme... Read more of this article

Camps Must Meet Standards To Get CPC Subsidy

Camps Must Meet Standards To Get CPC Subsidy

The Coalition for the Protection of Children [CPC] provides subsidies for children whose families cannot afford to send them to summer camp, and have established a set of minimum standards that must be met by any camp that receives a subsidy from the CPC. The CPC said, “Due to the generous support the Coalition for the Protection of Children [CPC]... Read more of this article

BPro Soccer Clinics Set To Be Held This Summer

BPro Soccer Clinics Set To Be Held This Summer

BPro Soccer clinics are set to be held this summer courtesy of David Bascome, President of Bascome Enterprise, with both a male and female camp to be available. The clinics will be held from July 4-8 and from August 22-26 at the North Field at National Sports Centre for ages 4 through 14 for males and 4 through 16 for females, focusing on “soccer... Read more of this article

Registration Open: Happy Valley Child Centre

Registration Open: Happy Valley Child Centre

The Department of Child & Family Services Happy Valley Child Care Centre is accepting applications for September 2016 admissions for children ages 3 months to 4 years old next week April 4th to April 8th. Registration applications will be available on Monday, April 4th at the Centre or online. The Centre is open 8 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. For inquiries,... Read more of this article

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