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BUEI’s Kids Hour Saturdays Explores Shipwrecks

BUEI’s Kids Hour Saturdays Explores Shipwrecks

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] announced that ‘Shipwrecks’ is the topic for this month’s ‘Kids Hour Saturdays’ on May 21. A spokesperson said, “Kids Hours Saturdays’ takes place every third Saturday of the month at 11am and 2pm respectively. Each hour features the screening of short films followed by a book reading... Read more of this article

Brownies Hold Jump And Be Fit Extravaganza

Brownies Hold Jump And Be Fit Extravaganza

First Devonshire Brownies recently held a Jump and Be Fit Fitness Extravaganza as part of their focus on healthy living. A spokesperson said, “First Devonshire Brownies have culminated their healthy heart, body soul and mind Brownie year with fitness jump rope highlights aligned with the Department of Health’s upcoming health initiative to be... Read more of this article

Francis Patton Leadership Day On May 12

Francis Patton Leadership Day On May 12

Francis Patton Primary School’s 8th annual Leadership Day is being held on campus on Thursday [May 12] beginning at 9.00am. A spokesperson said, “During this experience guests will learn more about what we do each day through The Leader in Me initiative. “This initiative utilizes and integrates social-emotional learning, quality, and educational... Read more of this article

Celebrating May As ‘Foster Care Month’

Celebrating May As ‘Foster Care Month’

The Minister of Social Development and Seniors Tinee Furbert joins the Department of Child and Family Services in celebrating Foster Care Month in May. Minister Furbert stated, “I am pleased to stand with the Department of Child and Family Services as they appeal to the Bermuda public for support with our foster care system. We have many children... Read more of this article

Child Abuse Prevention Month Recognised

Child Abuse Prevention Month Recognised

The Department of Child and Family Services recognised April as Child Abuse Prevention Month, which is dedicated to raising awareness and preventing child abuse and neglect. Minister of Social Development and Seniors Tinee Furbert stated, “It is important for our community to work together to strengthen families to prevent child abuse and neglect.” “The... Read more of this article

Photos/Video: St. David’s Primary Mini Exhibition

Photos/Video: St. David’s Primary Mini Exhibition

St. David’s Primary held a ‘Mini Ag Show’ yesterday [April 28], showcasing some of their students’ creations. The event included a story, sports, and food, while students brought in their own exhibitions to display, including traditional Bermuda kites, vegetable critters, plants, crafts, art, and much more.Related... Read more of this article

Column: Raising A Child With Special Needs

Column: Raising A Child With Special Needs

[Written by Carla Seely] The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary defines the term special needs as “any of various difficulties [such as a physical, emotional, behavioral, or learning disability or impairment] that causes an individual to require additional or specialized services or accommodations [such as in education or recreation].” For families... Read more of this article

BUEI Dolphins Kids Hour Set For April 16

BUEI Dolphins Kids Hour Set For April 16

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] will focus on the topic of dolphins during this month’s ‘Kids Hour Saturday’ on April 16. A spokesperson said, “Kids Hours Saturdays take place every third Saturday of the month at 11am and 2pm respectively. Each hour features the screening of short films followed by a book reading for... Read more of this article

Just Bounce Inflatable Park Runs Until Saturday

Just Bounce Inflatable Park Runs Until Saturday

Strictly Fun Rentals is hosting an event dubbed the ‘Just Bounce Inflatable Pop Up Park,’ which got underway yesterday [April 6] and will run through Saturday [April 9] from 10.00am to 6.00pm at Dalton E. Tucker Primary School, across from the Southampton Fire Station. The cost is $20 per child and adults accompanying children are free.... Read more of this article

Children Enjoy Nature Walk At Spittal Pond

Children Enjoy Nature Walk At Spittal Pond

Spittal Pond Nature Reserve was bustling with over 200 children, parents and camp leaders on the Bermuda National Trust’s Annual Children’s Nature Walk on Tuesday [April 5], sponsored by Arch Re. A spokesperson said, “The 64-acre reserve is one of the Bermuda National Trust’s most spectacular open spaces held in trust for the Bermuda community.... Read more of this article

Photos: Heritage Nursery Holds ‘Career Day’

Photos: Heritage Nursery Holds ‘Career Day’

Heritage Nursery & Preschool students celebrated Career Day by dressing up in a variety of work related attire, with the event serving as the culmination of their month long unit of study on ‘community helpers.’ Students from ages 18 months to 4 years were excited for the opportunity to dress up, and the career minded young people were... Read more of this article

BNT To Host Spittal Pond Nature Walk On April 5

BNT To Host Spittal Pond Nature Walk On April 5

The Bermuda National Trust will host its Annual Children’s Nature Walk at Spittal Pond in Smith’s Parish on Tuesday, April 5. A free event for families, teachers, students, and children aged five to 12 years old, will learn all about the diverse nature reserve.Groups will leave the eastern parking lot every 15 minutes from 9.30 am, with the last... Read more of this article

BUEI Kids Hour Saturdays On March 19

BUEI Kids Hour Saturdays On March 19

The Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute [BUEI] announced that the topic for this month’s ‘Kids Hour Saturdays’ on March 19 is turtles. A spokesperson said, “Kids Hours Saturdays’ takes place every third Saturday of the month at 11am and 2pm respectively. Each hour will feature the screening of short films followed by a book reading for... Read more of this article