Join St. Croix Environmental Association at the Barren Bat Tower for an educational session of games and activities on St. Croix’s native bats.
This year, the Virgin Islands Council on the Arts (VICA) will celebrate this month by hosting a children’s book-reading event by local authors Yohance Henley and Rick Grant.
During Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM), supporters of the Women’s Coalition of St. Croix (WCSC) wear purple in solidarity with survivors, to honor the memories of those whose lives have been taken through domestic violence and to raise awareness of this serious issue in the community.
“Every month we will rotate on both islands, St. Thomas and St. Croix to host workshops such as stilt walking, maypole and quadrille dancing, building go-carts and fish traps,” said DVICE Director Valrica Bryson.
As part of a presentation entitled “Reflections of Life & Love,” The Women’s Coalition of St. Croix (WCSC) showcased a Wall of Remembrance with the names of 823 residents of St. Croix whose murders, dating from 1974 until now, remain unsolved.
Established in 1990, the Foundation has served as a conduit for over $40,000,000 in funding for community-based projects throughout the Virgin Islands.
The St. Croix Landmarks Society offices, Research Library & Archives, and Estate Whim Museum will be closed from Saturday, Sept. 1 through Tuesday, Oct. 2.
The Women’s Coalition of St. Croix’s (WCSC) new 26-episode radio serial and talk shows will premiere on 95.1 – Isle 95, Tuesday, Sept. 4.
A combined team representing chefs from some of the Caribbean destinations that were impacted by last September's hurricanes also competed. The team, which included members from Anguilla, British Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin Islands, won the Tony Mack Spirit of the Competition award.
The reopening comes after a three-year-long renovation process following a devastating fire, further delayed due to hurricanes Irma and Maria.
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