St. James Gospel Concert Nov. 26

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The St. James Parish Independence Committee will hold a Mega Gospel Concert at the Holetown Municipal Complex, in St James, on Sunday, November 26, beginning at 5:00 p.m. There will be performances by Neesha Woodz, G Syndicate, Darryl Jordan Steel Orchestra and Cherece Richards, among others. For ticket information, interested persons should call the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat at 621-2700. All are invited …

Spirit Of The Nation Show Nov. 18

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The Spirit of the Nation Show will take place on Saturday, November 18, from 6:00 p.m. at the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium, Wildey, St. Michael. The event is being hosted by the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat under the theme “Celebrating Community Spirit: Inspiring Strength and Unity”. Parish ambassadors will appear on stage in costume and formal wear as they make their …

Traffic Changes For Lighting Ceremony

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Members of the public are advised that several traffic changes will be in effect on Monday, November 6, to facilitate the Sagicor Life Inc. Lighting Ceremony in Heroes Square, The City. From 3:30 to 11:00 p.m. on that day, Broad Street from its junction with Prince William Henry Street to its junction with High Street; Trafalgar Street, High Street and …

St. Lucy Chicken Festival October 14

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to the St. Lucy Parish Independence Committee’s Chicken Festival on Saturday, October 14, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event, which is in celebration of World Food Day, will be held on the grounds of the Connell Town Playing Field, St. Lucy, which is close to the Animal Flower Cave. Patrons will be treated to …

St. Lucy Open Day & Expo

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The public is invited to attend the St. Lucy Parish Independence Committee’s ‘Feeding All Ah We’ Open Day and Expo. The event, which is being produced in collaboration with the Barbados Light & Power Company Limited, takes place on Saturday, September 2, at the Light & Power Photovoltaic Solar Farm, Trent St. Lucy, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Patrons …

Search Is On For Parish Talent

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Residents of St. Andrew, Christ Church and St. Lucy are encouraged to sign up for the upcoming parish talent shows. Applications are open for various forms of performance, including dance, drama, poetry and singing, and interested persons should register by Wednesday, May 31. On Saturday, June 3, the St. Lucy Parish Independence Committee (PIC) will hold their talent show at …

Planting Pride Moves To Christ Church

Kathyann Husbands Ministry News

The Planting Pride initiative will move to Christ Church this month, when a number of trees are planted at Deighton Griffith Secondary School, Kingsland, tomorrow, Wednesday, April 26, beginning at 9:30 a.m. Tomorrow’s ceremony will be the first to take place at a secondary school, and will be addressed by Principal, Anthony Alleyne; and National Coordinator of the Community independence …

Planting Pride Moves To St. Peter

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The Planting Pride initiative will move to St. Peter this month, when a number of trees are planted at Roland Edwards Primary School, Battaley’s, tomorrow,  Friday, March 10, beginning at 8:30 a.m. A partnership between The Productivity Council and the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat, the Planting Pride initiative has as its theme: Securing Productivity Through our Communities. It represents an …

“Planting Pride” In St. Thomas Next Week

Sharon Austin Ministry News

Another set of trees will be planted next week, this time in St. Thomas, when the Planting Pride initiative is taken there. The trees will be planted on Monday, February 27, at Sharon Primary School, during a brief ceremony, beginning at 9:30 a.m. A partnership between The Productivity Council and the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat, the Planting Pride initiative has …

Spirit Of The Nation Show This Saturday

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Celebrating Who We Are will be the theme of this year’s Spirit of the Nation Show, which will take place this Saturday, November 19, at the Kensington Oval, Fontabelle, St. Michael, beginning at 6:00 p.m. It is being hosted by the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat, and will feature the best of parish talent, as well as this year’s Parish Ambassadors. …