David Thompson Complex Anniversary Celebrations

Julie Carrington Ministry News

The David Thompson Health and Social Services Complex (DTHSSC) will host a number of activities later this month to mark its second anniversary. The celebrations will kick off on Tuesday, November 21, with a staff appreciation day at the Polyclinic, Glebe Land, St. John, starting at 9:00 a.m. Staffers will be treated to manicures, pedicures, facials and massages, as well …

UDC To Celebrate 20th Anniversary

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Urban Development Commission (UDC) will take the spotlight within a few days when it celebrates its 20th anniversary with a week of activities. 20 Years of Empowering & Enriching Urban Barbados is the theme of the celebrations, which will commence on Sunday, August 6, with a thanksgiving service at Our Lady Queen of the Universe Catholic Church, Black Rock, …

A Decade For St. Boniface Nursery School

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

St. Boniface Nursery School will celebrate its 10th anniversary on Sunday, June 4, under the theme: It’s Time To Celebrate. To mark the occasion, the school, located at Sion Hill, St. James, will hold a function on Wednesday, June 7, at 9:30 a.m.  Children will dance, recite nursery rhymes and play the musical bells. Principal of the school, Valerian Millar, will deliver …

BSS Celebrating 60th Anniversary Next Week

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The work of the Barbados Statistical Service (BSS) will be highlighted when that Government department commemorates its 60th anniversary with a week of activities. The theme of the week is: Improving the Lives of People – Advancing the Action Plan for Statistics. The celebrations will commence on Sunday, October 16, with a service at Power in the Blood Church, Tudor …

Blackman & Gollop To Celebrate Five Years

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Blackman and Gollop Primary School will celebrate its fifth anniversary on Wednesday, September 28, with a ceremony at the school, located at Staple Grove, Christ Church. It starts at 10:00 a.m., and will be addressed by Acting Minister of Education, Science, Technology and Innovation, Senator Harcourt Husbands. He will also bury a commemorative time capsule. Principal Petrona Holder will …

Fire Service Week Of Activities 2016

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

The Barbados Fire Service (BFS) will celebrate its 61st anniversary with a week of activities from Sunday, September 25, until Friday, September 30, under the theme: Focusing Towards a Safer Barbados. The celebrations will start with a church service on Sunday, September 25, at the Western Light Nazarene Church, Oxnards, St. James, beginning at 8:00 a.m. Focus will then shift …

SJPP’s Forty-Seventh Anniversary Service

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The life and times of The Right Excellent Samuel Jackman Prescod, National Hero of Barbados, will be highlighted next week at a church service at St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Bridgetown. This is when the Board of Management, Principal, staff and students of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Polytechnic (SJPP) celebrate the 47th anniversary of the institution on Sunday, September 25. The …

UDC To Celebrate Its 19th Anniversary

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Urban Development Commission (UDC) will take the spotlight within a few days, when it celebrates its 19th anniversary with a week of activities. UDC celebrates 19 years of Growth and Development in Urban Barbados and its Contribution to 50 years of Nationhood is the theme of the celebrations. The activities will commence on Sunday, August 7, with a thanksgiving …