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Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

Photos & Video: Santa Comes To St. George’s

[Updated with photos] The Corporation of St. George is holding their “Santa is Coming to Town” event this evening [Dec 14] at King’s Square in St. George’s. We will have a photo gallery later on, and in the meantime the live video is below. Update: The live broadcast has concluded and the 90 minute replay is below:Patrina Powergirl Paynter... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: $240,000 School Donations

Photos & Video: $240,000 School Donations

[Updated with photos] This year, students put in more than 1,400 hours of hard work to help local charities, from supporting a local foodbank, to digging up invasive species for local conservation and enrichment of a local Nursing care home. Thanks to PartnerRe’s Dollars for Hours program – now in its fourteenth year – the students from eight... Read more of this article

Students Benefit From Expressive Art Session

Students Benefit From Expressive Art Session

The Ministry of National Security’s Gang Violence Reduction Team and Living Legends Targeted Primary Prevention Program recently held an expressive art session with students at Victor Scott Primary School. The young men named themselves the ‘Hype Kings,’ with the session focused on positive affirmations through expressive art. Local artist... Read more of this article

BermyBabysitters Hosting Pajama Party Nights

BermyBabysitters Hosting Pajama Party Nights

BermyBabysitters will be hosting Pajama Party Nights every Friday and Saturday night before Christmas for children ages 5-10 from 5.00pm to midnight. A spokesperson said, “This week we are excited to announce the launch of BermyBabysitters. We are dedicated to creating a nurturing, stimulating and welcoming environment for all children. “Our... Read more of this article

St. George’s Prep Take Their Words For A Walk

St. George’s Prep Take Their Words For A Walk

[Written by Vejay Steede] The residents and workers of the Old Town of St. George’s were treated to a whimsical parade of perceptive words and equally extravagant costumes yesterday, as the students and staff of the St. George’s Preparatory School [SGPS] took to the streets to celebrate life, love, and language for the school’s third annual Vocabulary... Read more of this article

Warwick Academy Collects Toys For Tots

Warwick Academy Collects Toys For Tots

This morning [Dec 3], Kelly Hunt from The Collation for the Protection of Children came to Warwick Academy to accept toys that the school had collected as part of the Toys For Tots endeavour.A spokesperson said, “The annual Toys for Tots campaign was adopted in 2002 and has given so many toys over the years to kids who might not have received anything.... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Children Greet Santa At Airport

Photos & Video: Children Greet Santa At Airport

Bermuda welcomed a special visitor today [Nov 29], with Santa Claus arriving at the L.F. Wade Airport, where staff from The Annex Toys were joined by children from Perform To Learn Pre-School to greet him. Santa arrived in Bermuda on a Delta flight and was met by airport officials on the tarmac before he sat down with the children for a chat, presented... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: SHP Bermuda Bunkbed Build Day

Photos/Video: SHP Bermuda Bunkbed Build Day

Four members of the U.S.-based nonprofit Sleep in Heavenly Peace [SHP] are currently on the island and today [Nov 23] they joined others at Joshua Bate Trading Bermuda Limited in Devonshire where they held their ‘Bunkbed Build Day’. The SHP corporate office members are here to set up their new Bermuda Chapter, headed by local resident Matthew... Read more of this article

Domestic Abuse Prevention Campaign Launches

Domestic Abuse Prevention Campaign Launches

Family Centre will be celebrating World Children’s Day in Bermuda today [Nov 20] and will be launching an Island-wide Domestic Abuse Prevention Campaign with Corporate Partner, One Communications Ltd. A spokesperson said, “Family Centre will be celebrating World Children’s Day in Bermuda on Wednesday, November 20. The charity, an advocate... Read more of this article

Photos: Kaleidoscope Jamboree Fundraiser

Photos: Kaleidoscope Jamboree Fundraiser

The Kaleidoscope Arts Foundation [KAF] hosted their seventh annual Kaleidoscopic Jamboree fundraiser yesterday [Nov 16] in their backyard on the corner of Parsons Road and Jubilee Road in Devonshire. Organizers previously said, “Kaleidoscope will be bringing the 1975 eco-based classic ‘Michael Bird Boy’ to life. Michael Bird Boy, written by Tomie... Read more of this article

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds Book Week

Photos: Warwick Academy Holds Book Week

Warwick Academy recently held its annual Book Week, with the genre being ‘Science Fiction’. A spokesperson said, “In Warwick Academy, every year we have a week called Book Week. It is a marvelous way to learn. This year, the genre we are doing is ‘Science Fiction’. Every year group explored science fiction books and also did different... Read more of this article

HSBC, Coalition Team Up To Deliver Toys For Tots

HSBC, Coalition Team Up To Deliver Toys For Tots

HSBC Bermuda and the Coalition for the Protection of Children are joining forces for the second consecutive year to deliver the annual island-wide ‘Toys for Tots’ campaign, now in its 17th year. “Since the campaign’s inception in 2002, the generous response by the Bermudian community over the years has continued to grow, culminating in over... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Children’s Reading Festival

Photos & Video: Children’s Reading Festival

The Bermuda Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated held their 20th Annual Children’s Reading Festival today [Nov 2] at Victoria Park in Hamilton. The 12-minute live video replay is below:The event aims to promote literacy by providing a free book to children from infants to P6. The day was filled with books, fun castles,... Read more of this article