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CPC Campaign: #ProtectOurGirls & #13IsAChild

CPC Campaign: #ProtectOurGirls & #13IsAChild

The Coalition for the Protection of Children is launching a social media campaign, and urging the community to use the hashtags #ProtectOurGirls, #13IsAChild, and #SheIsMe to “show solidarity in protecting young girls in Bermuda.” A spokesperson said, “The CPC views the outrageous statements regarding underage children ‘seducing... Read more of this article

Photos: Father Of Year Essay Contest Winners

Photos: Father Of Year Essay Contest Winners

The Ministry of Education, in partnership with the Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc held the third Father of the Year Essay competition, which honoured eight fathers. A government spokesperson said, “Father’s Day is this Sunday, June 21 and to celebrate fathers and all they do for their children, Primary 5 and Primary 6 students in the Bermuda... Read more of this article

Government: Summer Camp Fully Subscribed

Government: Summer Camp Fully Subscribed

The Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation is advising the public that all of its summer day camps are fully subscribed, saying that “numbers reached capacity faster than usual.” A Government spokesperson said, “The Department of Youth, Sport and Recreation is advising the public that all of its summer day camps are fully subscribed. “A... Read more of this article

DCFS Pays Tribute To Foster Families

DCFS Pays Tribute To Foster Families

In celebration of the Foster Care Awareness Month, the Department of Child and Family Services [DCFS] is paying tribute to the families who open their homes to nurture foster children. A government spokesperson said, “The pivotal role foster parents play in a child’s life is being recognised this month by the Department of Child and Family Services... Read more of this article

Column: Child Protection During This Crisis

Column: Child Protection During This Crisis

[Column written by Debi Ray-Rivers] In celebration of the third week of National Child Abuse Prevention Month, we wish to thank all the parents in our community! As a parent with grown children, I applaud what parents are going through during this Coronavirus crisis: balancing work commitments [if you are still employed], staying positive if you have... Read more of this article

Child Care For Children Of Essential Workers

Child Care For Children Of Essential Workers

The Child Care programme for children of essential services workers commenced last week, Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said. Speaking at this evening’s press conference, Minister Rabain said, “Good Evening, We are pleased to report that the Child Care programme for children of our Essential Services Workers commenced last week, Wednesday,... Read more of this article

Photos: Pembroke Rotary Club’s Fun Fair

Photos: Pembroke Rotary Club’s Fun Fair

The Pembroke Rotary Club hosted their annual Children’s Fun Fair earlier today [March 7] at the St. Paul’s Church Hall in Paget. with the event featuring raffles, refreshments, a variety of games, prizes and plenty of fun for everyone.The Pembroke Rotary is a service club of volunteers, that  focus on community service with a motto of ‘Service... Read more of this article

Saltus Students Learn About Women’s Rights

Saltus Students Learn About Women’s Rights

With International Women’s Day being celebrated and the 400th year of Bermuda’s Parliamentary System, the Year 8 students at Saltus have been learning about women’s rights and their fight for justice.“As the project continued, each student had to choose a suffragette to research as ultimately, they would be writing an essay about them... Read more of this article

Video: Victor Scott Students On Impact Of Words

Video: Victor Scott Students On Impact Of Words

Heart wrenching accounts about the impact of hurtful words and comments form Victor Scott Primary’s submission for the Live. Love. Life. Anti-Violence Art Exhibition. The artistic showcase on display at the Masterworks Gallery concludes on March 4. Around 199 artistic entries were received for the exhibition, including an audio visual submission from... Read more of this article

Minister: ‘This Is An Art Show Not To Be Missed’

Minister: ‘This Is An Art Show Not To Be Missed’

The Primary School art show at the Bermuda Society of Arts Gallery is “not to be missed,” Minister of Education Diallo Rabain said, adding that “the artwork on display is inspirational and reflective of the talent we have within our public and private primary schools.” Speaking in the House of Assembly today [Feb 28], the Minister... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Primary Schools Art Exhibition

Photos & Video: Primary Schools Art Exhibition

The Department Of Education in collaboration with Bermuda Society Of Arts is hosting its 55th annual Primary School Art Exhibition at the Bermuda Society Of Arts Gallery at City Hall, serving to showcase some of the island’s talented young artists. The art exhibit, which is free to the public, will continue until March 3rd. Related... Read more of this article

BNT Children’s Nature Walk At Spittal Pond

BNT Children’s Nature Walk At Spittal Pond

Spittal Pond Nature Reserve was the venue for 245 children, teachers, camp leaders and parents who joined the Bermuda National Trust’s Annual Children’s Nature Walk today [Feb 13]. “One of Bermuda’s most spectacular open spaces, this 64-acre reserve is part of a chain of wetlands along the South Shore, providing a diversity of habitats and... Read more of this article

BCB Pee Wee “Have-A-Go” Cricket Program

BCB Pee Wee “Have-A-Go” Cricket Program

The Bermuda Cricket Board [BCB] will be hosting a Pee Wee ‘Have-A-Go’ Cricket Program beginning on Saturday, February 29 at the Berkeley Institute gym. A spokesperson said, “Registration for the free BCB Pee Wee ‘Have-A-Go’ Cricket Program for children ages 5 – 7 opens today. The program takes place at Berkeley Institute... Read more of this article