Activities to celebrate St. Andrew’s Parish Month continue this weekend with a senior citizens bus ride on Sunday, September 14.
The event will start on the East Coast Road, St. Andrew at 10:00 a.m. and finishes at the King George V Memorial Park.
This will be followed by a parish quiz at the Alleyne School on Tuesday, September 16, at 7:30 p.m. and on Saturday, September 20, there will be a cleanup of the Morgan Lewis Beach starting at 6:00 a.m.
The cleanup, which is being carried out in association with the Environmental Protection Department, will commence at 6:00 a.m. and all interested persons are asked to congregate at the Conrad Hunte Sports Club, Shorey Village, St. Andrew.
The next event will be a tree planting ceremony on Arbor Day, Monday, September 22, at the St. Andrew’s Primary School at 9:00 a.m.; while on Sunday, September 28, there will be a Parish Independence Committee (PIC) cruise. It is scheduled to leave the Shallow Draught at 5:00 p.m. and return at 9:00 p.m.
Meanwhile, the St. Thomas PIC is continuing it celebrations this weekend with a motorcade throughout that parish. It will start at 1:00 p.m. at the Lester Vaughan Secondary School and concludes with a ‘Community Lime’ at the Welchman Hall Post Office.
On Friday, September 19, the best cricketers from across St. Thomas will gather at the Bridgefield Playing Field for a night match billed as “Young versus Experience.” That event gets under way at 6:00 p.m.
Further details may be obtained by contacting the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat at 436-9660 or 427-6675.