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Telford Electric Magic Mile Set For February 24

Telford Electric Magic Mile Set For February 24

The Bermuda Pacers Track Club is getting set to present the Telford Electric Magic Mile on Saturday [Feb 24] at 12.00pm at the National Sports Centre in Devonshire, with Saturday, March 3 serving as a rain date. Athletes should be available 30 minutes prior to times listed. The day’s events will include:Age categories – Approx. Distance... Read more of this article

Aecon To Sponsor Construction Competition

Aecon To Sponsor Construction Competition

The Construction Association of Bermuda announced Aecon as the sponsor of the second annual Kids in Construction competition. The event will be held from March 10 to March 16 at Slat House at Botanical Gardens. It is a design and build competition open to all middle and high school students. A spokesperson said, “High school students will be tasked... Read more of this article

Students Impress At 2018 Barbados Relay Fair

Students Impress At 2018 Barbados Relay Fair

A number of Bermuda’s middle and senior school students have recently competed in the 15th Edition of the Barbados Relay Fair held in St. Michael, Barbados. Highlighting some of the results, a spokesperson said “Anaya West, Chayse Tanner, Sancho Smith and Jahre Blakeney competed and broke the record in the 1600 meter medley relay in a time of... Read more of this article

Photos: BSOA Showcase Primary Students’ Art

Photos: BSOA Showcase Primary Students’ Art

The Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA] hosted the opening of Bermuda’s 53rd Primary Schools’ Art Exhibition entitled “the Art in Me” on Friday [Feb 9] and the exhibitions will continue until Tuesday, February 27. A spokesperson previously said, “Bermuda Society of Arts [BSOA], upper level of City Hall, has always prided itself as being the gallery... Read more of this article

BNG To Host Mid-Term Break Activities

BNG To Host Mid-Term Break Activities

The Bermuda National Gallery [BNG] is getting set to host a series of art activities for families and children in the community during the school mid-term break from February 12 to February 18. A spokesperson said, “BNG values family time through creative expressions and art-making. “On Monday, February 12 will be Art Talk @BNG. Visit... Read more of this article

First “Inside Public Schools” Newsletter

First “Inside Public Schools” Newsletter

The Department of Education has published its first edition of ‘Inside Public Schools,’ a newsletter aimed at keeping parents, students, and the general public informed about the happenings at the island’s public schools. The schools featured include West End Primary, West Pembroke Primary, Purvis Primary, Sandys Middle School, Paget... Read more of this article

Happy Valley Child Care Centre Closed For Day

Happy Valley Child Care Centre Closed For Day

Happy Valley Child Care Centre is closing with “immediate effect” due to a plumbing issue, the Government said at just past noon today [Jan 24]. A Government spokesperson said, “The Ministry of Social Development and Sport wishes to advise that Happy Valley Child Care Centre is closing with immediate effect due to a plumbing issue. “Today’s... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Youth Maker Showcase

Photos & Video: Youth Maker Showcase

Minister of National Security, Wayne Caines attended the Youth Maker Showcase this weekend, which was organized to support Bermuda’s young people. The event, which took place on Saturday, January 20th at the CedarBridge Academy Gym from 3:00 to 6:30pm, was aimed at celebrating the innovation, creativity, and resourcefulness of Bermuda’s students.... Read more of this article

Parent Expo To Mix New School With Old School

Parent Expo To Mix New School With Old School

[Written by Glenn Fubler] For this first ‘Parent Expo’, we have been able to mix New School with ‘Old School’ – especially in the selection of our Honourary Patrons. One of them is engaged on the very forefront of new technology and its implications for up-coming generations, while the other is an icon having demonstrated decades of integrity... Read more of this article

Youth Maker Showcase To Be Held On Saturday

Youth Maker Showcase To Be Held On Saturday

The Ministry of National Security is inviting the public to support Bermuda’s young people this weekend by attending the Youth Maker Showcase. The event, which takes place Saturday, January 20th at the CedarBridge Academy Gym from 3:00 to 6:30pm, is aimed at celebrating the innovation, creativity, and resourcefulness of Bermuda’s students.The... Read more of this article

Young Reporters For Environment Competition

Young Reporters For Environment Competition

Young Reporters for the Environment [YRE] is an international competition where students identify an environmental issue of relevance to the island [including global issues with local implications], research the topic, develop a written, photo or video journalism project around the issue where they present not only their findings but their solutions... Read more of this article

Hamilton Princess To Host Cookie Competition

Hamilton Princess To Host Cookie Competition

Hamilton Princess & Beach Club will be hosting a Christmas cookie competition for children across the island. Children aged 12 and under are invited to submit two Christmas cookies of any type and decorated as they would like, to be judged by Hamilton Princess & Beach Club’s General Manager, Executive Chef and Pastry Chef. The judges will... Read more of this article

170 Christmas Gifts Donated For Foster Children

170 Christmas Gifts Donated For Foster Children

[Written by Don Burgess] Melonie Dill is living up to the slogan ‘Tis better to give than receive.’ For her birthday she had friends donate children’s gifts to be given to foster kids rather than get presents for herself. The result? Her friends generously donated more than 170 gifts, which will allow foster children to get at least two presents... Read more of this article