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Wednesday, February 21, 2024

Events

Students Invited to Celebrate V.I. Heritage and Culture on St. John

On Friday, Feb. 23, St. John schools and homeschoolers and St. Thomas fourth graders are invited to celebrate the rich culture of the Virgin Islands for Black History Month in the National Park playground in Cruz Bay from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Over 500 students are expected to attend, the Friends of Virgin Islands National Park announced. 

UVI Set to Host Film Screening of Film Produced By Local St. Johnian Savannah Lyons Anthony

This Friday, UVI’s Virgin Islands Caribbean Cultural Center presents the film screening of “A Blue Estate,” a compelling work produced, directed, and written by St. Johnian Savannah Lyons Anthony. The film examines family legacy and land rights through the lens of two brothers meeting on their family property after life and disaster pushes them apart.

Panel Discussion Aims to Explore Art, Culture, Activism, and Media Literacy With V.I. Podcasters and Creators

The Virgin Islands Caribbean Cultural Center, which is housed in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences at the University of the Virgin Islands, presents a virtual panel titled “For Deh Culture: Exploring Art, Culture, Activism, and Media Literacy with Virgin Islands Podcasters and Creators”.

Pass the Word VI Creates Community Space for Spoken Word on St. Thomas

Pass the Word VI, an organization that was founded in 2023 by poetry enthusiast Katie Landry, is committed to creating safe space on St. Thomas where locals and visitors alike can gather to present their own spoken word pieces, as well as enjoy the poetry shared by others in the community.

VIDOH and GVI Hold Walk to Raise Awareness for American Heart Month

Ready, set, walk! Get ready to lace up your sneakers as the V.I. Health Department and the GVI wellness programs join forces to host a “Heart 2 Heart Walk” to honor American Heart Month. The walk is to raise awareness of cardiovascular health and make heart-healthy choices.

Whiskers, Whiskey and Wine to Raise Funds for REAL Cruzan Cats Friday

A professional wine sommelier and a whiskey master will guide partygoers at the second Whiskers, Whiskey, and Wine fundraiser for R.E.A.L. (rescue, educate, adopt, love) Cruzan Cats Friday night at the former Club Comanche.

St. John School of the Arts New Offerings Include Classes, Concerts, a Gala Fundraiser, and Opportunities for Guest Teaching Artists

The St. John School of the Arts is gearing up for another busy winter/spring season with free classes for adults and seniors, new classes in performance cheerleading for children, a vibrant concert series that begins Feb. 9, a gala fundraising event, and a new initiative to bring visiting artists to the school to teach.

The Artists Guild of St. Croix Will Kick Off “The Art Show 2024” at CMCARTS Saturday

“The Art Show 2024'' exhibit will kick off at the Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts in downtown Frederiksted on Jan. 20, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Patrons will be treated to live music, appetizers and a cash bar at the opening reception. The exhibit will run through Feb. 10.

Tim Tebow Sponsors First V.I. Prom for People with Disabilities

For the first time in its 10-year history, the Tim Tebow Foundation will sponsor a “Night to Shine” prom for Virgin Islanders with special needs or disabilities over the age of 14 at St. Croix Montessori School (the former St. Dunstan’s School) on Feb. 9 from 6-9 p.m.

Crucian/Hispanic Dancer Nateli Ruiz Offers Wellness and Stretch Class at UVI Sunday

Crucian/Hispanic dancer Nateli Ruiz is home! She invites the community to her Wellness and Stretch Class at UVI Dance Studio CSX Building 100. The Sunday class, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., welcomes children six years and up and adults. 

St. John Fourth Graders Will Take to the Stage Jan. 27 for Arts School Fundraiser

On Jan. 8, every fourth-grader attending school on St. John will get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity: the chance to learn acting, singing, dancing, and stagecraft from two Broadway professionals and then put on a gala performance for their community.

47th Challenge of the Carols to Kick Off Christmas Day

Joyful holiday sounds will fill the Emancipation Garden on Christmas Day at 5:45 a.m. as the Emancipation Garden Christmas Card welcomes the community to the 47th Challenge of Carols event, featuring choirs, bands, and other groups from around St. Thomas, a press release announced. 

First Vegan and Seafood Festival Pops Off Saturday on St. Thomas

Get ready for the first-ever Vegan and Seafood Festival where local chefs will have the opportunity to show off their culinary talents on Saturday at Yacht Haven Grande on St. Thomas.

Five Events on Dec. 9 Kick Off STJ’s Holiday Season

It’s been a long time since St. John was a sleepy little island, but there’s probably never been a day so chocked-full of holiday events as this coming Saturday.

Christmas Spoken Here – Perfect Place to Find Holiday Gifts and Santa

Santa will help make the season bright for children of all ages as The St. George Village Botanical Garden hosts Christmas Spoken Here on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

St. Thomas Reformed to Host Christmas Concert with Tenor Gylchris Sprauve

Pastor Jeffrey Neevel of St. Thomas Reformed Church invites the entire community to a Christmas concert orchestrated by esteemed tenor Gylchris Sprauve on Advent Sunday, Dec. 10, at 4 p.m., with a free-will donation.

St. Croix’s Studio Walsh to Open ‘Hope for the Future’ — its Final Exhibit — on Friday

Studio Walsh and the ARTFarm Family will hold an opening reception on Friday and Saturday for an exhibit entitled “Hope for the Future,” with works from Luca Gasperi, Christina Frederick Gasperi, and Marina Gasperi.

Christmas Gala Returns to St. George Village Botanical Garden

The Crucian Christmas Past and Present Gala is coming to the St. George Village Botanical Garden (SGVBG) on Saturday, Dec. 2, from 5:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. in the great hall.

Mongoose Junction Kicks Off the Holiday Season With “Evening In The Courtyard”

Mongoose Junction will kick off the holiday season at 4:00 p.m., Friday, with its annual "Evening in the Courtyard" filled with live music, delicious food, libations, and fabulous shopping, the Mongoose Junction Merchants Association announced recently. 

Lady Rovers Soccer Club First Annual Fall Festival Takes Center Stage this Sunday

Brace yourselves, soccer enthusiasts and community champions! The highly anticipated first annual fundraising Fall Festival, orchestrated by the dynamic Lady Rovers Soccer Club (LRSC), is set to ignite the Bethlehem Soccer Field with unbridled energy this Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

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