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Superheroes & Tutus Storybook Parade

Superheroes & Tutus Storybook Parade

The Bermuda Youth Library will be having It’s Superheroes & Tutus II Storybook Parade on Saturday [June 23] from 10.00am to 12.00pm. A spokesperson said, “The Youth Library will be having it’s Superheroes & Tutus II Storybook Parade on Saturday, June 23 from 10 am – 12 noon. Children are invited to come dressed as their favorite storybook... Read more of this article

52 Athletes Honoured At Denton Hurdle Awards

52 Athletes Honoured At Denton Hurdle Awards

Fifty two student athletes were honoured tonight [June 15] at the 33rd annual Denton Hurdle Memorial Awards at Warwick Academy. These awards, honoring the late Denton Hurdle, are used to highlight, recognize and reward the finest primary, middle and senior school student-athletes. Denton Hurdle was a keen sportsman who attended Warwick Academy, Bermuda... Read more of this article

Father Of Year Essay Competition Winners

Father Of Year Essay Competition Winners

When asked to pen essays on their fathers in celebration of this year’s Father’s Day, young Bermudian students were asked to write about why they thought their father was the best. Beginning in early May, P5 and P6 primary students in all Bermuda’s public schools participated in the first annual Minister of Education’s Father of the Year Essay... Read more of this article

BBBS “How Much Would You Pay?” Fundraiser

BBBS “How Much Would You Pay?” Fundraiser

In celebration of their 40th anniversary, Big Brothers Big Sisters of Bermuda will be presenting its fourth biennial “How much would you pay to see me…?” fundraiser on Wednesday, June 13th. A spokesperson said, “Local celebrities and community members have volunteered to raise funds for the charity by doing outrageous ‘dares’ live on... Read more of this article

Preschool Steps Back In Time For Heritage Day

Preschool Steps Back In Time For Heritage Day

Aerie’s Adventures Nursery & Preschool were recently invited to celebrate Heritage Day at Carter House by Venita Smith and Ronnie Chameau, with the young students getting a chance to ‘step back in time’ and learn how people lived centuries ago. A spokesperson said, “The children were dressed in 1800 period costumes and were taken... Read more of this article

Video: Jevon Williams Appointed CPC Chairman

Video: Jevon Williams Appointed CPC Chairman

Jevon Williams has been announced as the newly appointed Chairman of the Coalition for the Protection of Children [CPC] replacing Sheelagh Cooper. The Board of Directors includes Deputy Chair, Dwayne Caines, Treasurer, Judith Knight, Dr. Ryan Bates, Susannah Frith, Lyndsay Forrest, Mark Clark, Maleeka Robinson, Terry Griffiths and Tony McWilliam. Staff... Read more of this article

Photos: Word Parade At Gilbert Institute School

Photos: Word Parade At Gilbert Institute School

Gilbert Institute Primary School recently hosted a Word Parade, which aimed to “show off the wonderful culture and all things we love about Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “Each of the students had to dress themselves as a word. The theme was ‘Our Bermuda Culture.’ It was wonderful to see the students come to life with their... Read more of this article

Harbour Sees Bright Future For Swimming

Harbour Sees Bright Future For Swimming

Over the last two weeks, Harbour Swim Club swimmers have seen great success at both the Validus National Championships held this past weekend at the National Aquatics Center as well as the Schroder’s Long Course Age Group Championships held May 3 -7. A spokesperson said, “Harbour coaches are excited about the pipeline of talented swimmers in... Read more of this article

Video: Nova Mas Kiddie Carnival Costumes

Video: Nova Mas Kiddie Carnival Costumes

Leading up to the upcoming Bermuda Heroes Weekend next month, the Bermuda Kiddie Carnival will be held on Sunday, June 3rd. People’s on Church Street and Victoria Street today [May 20] showcased some costumes available for Bermuda Kiddie Carnival from Nova Mas International that include the Lil’ L’Mara, Lil’ Zazu or Lil’ Soleil sections.... Read more of this article

Photos: Kaleidoscope Arts Annual Jamboree

Photos: Kaleidoscope Arts Annual Jamboree

The Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation [KAF] hosted their sixth annual Kaleidoscopic Jamboree fundraiser yesterday [May 12] at their premises on Jubilee Road in Devonshire. The event helps to support the Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation and their important Creative Minds curriculum enrichment program in Bermuda’s public Pre and Primary Schools. Guests were... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Kids Duathlon On Front Street

Photos & Video: Kids Duathlon On Front Street

Bermuda’s school children showcased their athletic skills at last night’s TMR Kid’s Duathlon on Front Street, with the island’s young athletes racing as their family and friends cheered them on. The TMR Kids Duathlon was held the evening before Bermuda hosts the World Triathlon Series, and the children competed on part of the very... Read more of this article

McGinger Comic: Electronics Vs Sport

McGinger Comic: Electronics Vs Sport

[Written by McGinger Design Lab] In the eighth of a new comic series from McGinger Design Lab, McGinger notes that McGinger didn’t notice that over 200 kids signed up for the duathlon tonight. His point is that children are only interested in electronics and outdoor sport is old fashioned and will disappear soon. Well, Doggie is happy to prove... Read more of this article

Cooper Raises Concerns About Sentence

Cooper Raises Concerns About Sentence

“We must ask whether this sentence truly reflect the value that we place on the welfare and safety of our children,” Coalition for the Protection of Children Chair Sheelagh Cooper said after a father was given a suspended prison sentence for dropping his baby out of a second-storey window. Last week Anthony Davis was sentenced to nine months... Read more of this article