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‘Old School Happy Hour’ Set For June 22

‘Old School Happy Hour’ Set For June 22

A ‘Taste of Bermuda Old School Happy Hour’ event will be held on Friday, June 22nd from 5.30pm until 11pm at the Loyal Hill Community Field, North Shore Road, Devonshire. A presentation will be made to Raleigh Bermuda, music will be by Royal Empress – Bussy Dread, and for admission you can make a donation towards the playground. Related... 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

Family Centre Lip Sync Battle On June 22

Family Centre Lip Sync Battle On June 22

On Friday, June 22nd, Family Centre will host their Lip Sync Battle event at the Hamilton Princess to raise funds for its critical Counselling Services. “The incredible Patrina ‘Powergirl’ O’Connor will act as MC, as star judges DJ Chubb from Vibe 103, comedian Nadanja Bailey and Hott 1075 radio host, Nikita Robinson, provide ‘American... Read more of this article

Devil’s Isle Paddlefest & Plastic Free Weekend

Devil’s Isle Paddlefest & Plastic Free Weekend

Plastic Tides will host its #BYOBottle Paddle Fest event for the third year, on Sunday, June 3, kicking off Bermuda’s annual plastic free weekend. “Taking place at Snorkel Park, Dockyard, the Paddle Fest will raise awareness of the detrimental impact plastic is having on our ocean beds and ocean life, through a series of fun water-based activities... Read more of this article

Photos: Corrections Officers Host Seniors Tea

Photos: Corrections Officers Host Seniors Tea

Earlier today [May 29], Corrections Officers hosted dozens of seniors as part of the Corrections Week events. “From May 25 – May 31, the Department of Corrections is observing “Corrections Week”. On an annual basis, “Corrections Week” recognises the work of Corrections Officers and support personnel in the prison facilities,” a... Read more of this article

Collaborative Think Tank On Homelessness Held

Collaborative Think Tank On Homelessness Held

The Women’s Resource Centre and The Habitat for Humanity recently jointly hosted a collaborative think tank discussion on “what has become a major issue for Bermuda’s most vulnerable families: homelessness.” A spokesperson said, “The Women’s Resource Centre and The Habitat for Humanity recently jointly hosted a collaborative Think... Read more of this article

‘You Go Girl’ Female-Only Relay Set For June 3

‘You Go Girl’ Female-Only Relay Set For June 3

The seventh annual “You Go Girl” female-only relay is set to take place in Hamilton on Sunday, June 3 in Hamilton with proceeds from the event donated to the Womens Resource Centre. A spokesperson said, “The You Go Girl! Relay is a fun all-female relay race that will be taking place in Hamilton on Sunday, June 3rd. This will be our 7th year in... Read more of this article

Video: Relay For Life Raises Over $339,000

Video: Relay For Life Raises Over $339,000

This year’s Relay For Life For Bermuda event which was held at the National Sports Centre has raised over $339,000 so far, organizers announced at the event’s closing ceremony this evening [May 19]. The team based fundraising event helps to raise awareness and funds to support cancer programmes in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members... Read more of this article

Photos: Relay For Life For Bermuda Fundraiser

Photos: Relay For Life For Bermuda Fundraiser

The Relay For Life For Bermuda event got underway at the National Sports Centre last evening [May 18], with the team based fundraising event helping to raise awareness and funds to support cancer prevention and detection and to improve access to treatment with the local establishment of radiation therapy in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members... Read more of this article

Creative Learning Centre Host Yoga Experience

Creative Learning Centre Host Yoga Experience

MONAT Global international hair care company senior staff and top market partners joined in a mindfulness and yoga experience hosted by students and teachers from the Bermuda Centre for Creative Learning [BCCL], in the Trudeau Ballroom at the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club on Tuesday, May 15. During the yoga and mindfulness experience, when the... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Gets Underway

Photos & Video: Relay For Life Gets Underway

[Updated with photos] The Relay For Life event is getting underway at the National Sports Center this evening, with the team based fundraising event helping to raise awareness and funds to support cancer programmes in Bermuda. During the 24 hours, team members take it in turns to walk around the track at the Sports Centre. We will have more information... Read more of this article

Photos: MSA Students Raise Money For BZS

Photos: MSA Students Raise Money For BZS

In March of this year, the students of the two Mount Saint Agnes’ grade 3 classes held their “Toad-ally Terrific tag sale”, which was a fundraising event to support the Amphibian Project that is supported by the Bermuda Zoological Society [BZS]. After the two-day event, the students were able to raise over $1,300 for the Amphibian Project. The... Read more of this article

Men Aim To Give Back At ‘Connection’ Event

Men Aim To Give Back At ‘Connection’ Event

Men who have been involved in the “street life” and want to give back will be the featured speakers at the next Youthvision event on June 2nd. Desmond Crockwell said, “Our planned event will include men who have been involved in the street life and want to give back. They are serious about sharing their stories, experiences, and knowledge... Read more of this article