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Photos: Fire Safety & Awareness Week Awards

Photos: Fire Safety & Awareness Week Awards

The Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service [BF&RS] annual Fire Safety Awareness Week Awards Ceremony — which marks the end of the week-long event — was held on Friday 12 October. The Minister of National Security Wayne Caines participated in the ceremony and had this to say, “The men and women of the Bermuda Fire & Rescue Service are... Read more of this article

International Day Of The Girl Event Postponed

International Day Of The Girl Event Postponed

The fourth annual Bermuda event to mark the U.N. International Day of the Girl scheduled to take place today on the North Field at the National Sports Centre has been postponed until next Sunday [Oct 21] as a result of inclement weather, according to organisers. An online post says, “This is now postponed till next Sunday 21st same time and same... Read more of this article

Photos: Somersfield Visits Pumpkin Patch

Photos: Somersfield Visits Pumpkin Patch

Somersfield Academy Children’s House students from the Monarch class visited J&J Produce Pumpkin patch on Friday. The twenty two students ages 3 – 5 years were accompanied by several parent volunteers along with the two Montessori classroom co-teachers. The students enjoyed learning about pumpkin varieties, including their unique sizes and shapes. Mrs.... Read more of this article

Video: Adverse Childhood Experiences Panel

Video: Adverse Childhood Experiences Panel

Family Centre is hosting a two day conference on ‘Adverse Childhood Experiences: Awareness and A Call to Action’, and you can tune in and watch live below, with this segment covering ‘Trauma Informed Care, Racial Trauma and Intergenerational & Collective Trauma.’ Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 22-minute... Read more of this article

International Day Of The Girl On October 14th

International Day Of The Girl On October 14th

Sunday, October 14 is the United Nations’ International Day of the Girl, with a free girls-only event to be held on the North Field at the National Sports Centre from 2.00pm to 5.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The fourth annual Bermuda event to mark the U.N. International Day of the Girl will be held this Sunday, October 14th on the North Field at... Read more of this article

Family Centre Offers Free Children’s Golf Clinic

Family Centre Offers Free Children’s Golf Clinic

Family Centre will host its 10th annual Children’s Golf Clinic and Dinner on Wednesday, October 17 at the Turtle Hill Golf Course at the Fairmont Southampton. A spokesperson said, “Up to 80 young people between 5 -16 years are invited to have private instruction from golfing professionals for a beginner’s taste of the game. Afterwards, a... Read more of this article

Photos: Tiaras and Bow Ties Princess Dance

Photos: Tiaras and Bow Ties Princess Dance

The Tiaras and Bow Ties Daddy Daughter Princess Dance was held last night [Oct 6] at the Berkeley Institute where the night’s theme was “Mystical Dreams”. Beaming young princesses adorned in beautiful dresses and wearing tiaras were joined by their fathers, uncles, grandfathers or other male companions smartly dressed in formal attire... Read more of this article

150 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

150 Young Runners Compete In MAAC Dash

Some 150 youngsters to the National Sports Center track for the running of the MAAC Dash at Sunset. Quin Burgess won the Girls 4-5 race stopping the clock in a time of 1:43, Poppy Parry was second in 1:47 and Zara Bule finished third clocking a time of 1:47. The Boys 4-5 race was won by Ronan Davidge who was clocked at 1:42, Lewis MacFarlane was second... Read more of this article

Interacters Donate Toys To Warwick Preschool

Interacters Donate Toys To Warwick Preschool

Following the recent fire which destroyed toys, puzzles, books and files at Warwick Preschool, the Rotary Interacters got together, and donated several items for the 3-year-old class. The Interact Club consists of 25 students from various high schools and middle schools, and it currently led by President Nadhiri Simoms-Worrell. Related StoriesFather... Read more of this article

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Canadian Colleges & Universities Visiting Island

Representatives from eight Atlantic Canadian colleges and universities will be in Bermuda next week to visit local secondary schools and meet with prospective students and their families. This visit is part of a long standing educational history between Bermuda and Atlantic Canada, with the Atlantic Canadian Education Fair to be held on Monday, October... Read more of this article

Adverse Childhood Experiences Conference

Adverse Childhood Experiences Conference

The Inter Agency Committee for Children and Families [IAC], in partnership with Family Centre, will host a conference to raise awareness of Adverse Childhood Experiences [ACEs] on Thursday, October 11 and Friday, October 12. A spokesperson said, “On October 11th and 12th the Inter Agency Committee for Children and Families [IAC], in partnership... Read more of this article

BSMART Foundation Donates To P1 Students

BSMART Foundation Donates To P1 Students

The BSMART Foundation has donated school supplies for students entering P1 in government schools. The BSMART Boxes initiative, which “provides all government P1 students on an equal footing with pencil cases filled with essential supplies,” is now in its third year. This is a legacy project started in 2002 by the de-registered charity Bermuda... Read more of this article

Photos: Gymnastics Association Open House

Photos: Gymnastics Association Open House

The Bermuda Gymnastics Association hosted an open house event this afternoon [Sept 16] at their National Training Centre located on Southside Road in St. David’s. Visitors were given the opportunity to tour the facilities and become familiar with all the different forms of training equipment available, and meet some of the coaching staff that... Read more of this article