St. Michael South East Meet & Greet

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

Residents of St Michael South East will get an opportunity to meet their Council members and learn more about an upcoming Government and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) project. The project is intended to familiarise residents with the opportunities in job training, education, school assistance, counselling, skills training and employment available through the IDB initiative. The session will be held tomorrow, …

Call To Serve On Constituency Councils

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The Department of Constituency Empowerment (DCE) is inviting interested persons to serve on several of the island’s Constituency Councils. The Councils are: St. Peter, St. Andrew, St. Joseph, St. James Central, St. Michael West, St. Michael West Central, St. Michael North East, St. Michael South Central, St. Michael East, St. Michael Central, St. Thomas and Christ Church West. Candidates can …

Community Culture Day Cancelled

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The St. Michael South East Constituency Council’s Community Culture Day, which was scheduled to be held this Saturday, April 29, at the Parkinson Playing Field, The Pine, has been cancelled. Persons may contact Trevor Cave at 822-7478, or Oriel Nicholls at 535-1639 or 836-0572, for further information. The Council apologises for any inconvenience caused. deirdre.gittens@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE St. …

Christ Church South Fair & Market

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to a Health Fair and Vendors Market, on Saturday, May 6, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. It will be hosted by the Christ Church South Constituency Council, in the car park opposite Granny’s Restaurant, Oistins, Christ Church. The event seeks to encourage and promote small business enterprise, as well as encourage a healthy …

St. Michael South East Culture Day

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The St. Michael South East Constituency Council will host a Community Culture Day at Parkinson Playing Field, Pine, St. Michael, on Saturday, April 29. The event, which takes place from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., seeks to foster community spirit; highlight the cultural diversity of the community; and encourage small business enterprise. Activities will include a vendors’ market, health checks, …

Constituency Empowerment Open Day

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The public is invited to attend Spotlight on the DCE, an Open Day hosted by the Department of Constituency Empowerment (DCE), on Wednesday, April 12. It will be held on the ground floor of the Warrens Office Complex, Warrens, St. Michael, at 10:00 a.m. The Department, which has primary responsibility for the execution of the Constituency Council Programme, hopes the …

St. Michael South East Domino Tournament

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The St. Michael South East Constituency Council will host a domino tournament within that constituency this month. The matches, which commence at 7:30 p.m. each evening, begin this Wednesday, February 1, at Tina’s Bar, Mayport Lane, The Pine, and will head to Bear Necessities, Lower Burney, on Tuesday, February 7. The following day, Wednesday, February 8, the tournament will be …

St. Andrew’s Song Festival Jan. 15

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

The St. Andrew Constituency Council will host its Annual Song Festival on Sunday, January 15. It will be held at The Alleyne School Auditorium, Belleplaine, St. Andrew, from 4:00 p.m. The inter-denominational activity will bring churches and communities together for an evening of entertainment and also showcase the community’s talent. Performers include The Alleyne School Band; Regional Calypso Queen, Crystal …

Council To Host Independence Reunion

Deirdre Gittens Ministry News

In celebration of Barbados’ 50th Anniversary of Independence, the St. John Constituency Council will be hosting a St. John Reunion. The activities will begin on Sunday, November 27, with a church service at the St. John Parish Church, Church View, beginning at 9:00 a.m. On Wednesday, November 30, Independence Day, there will be a Family Fun Day and Bajan Culinary …

Volunteerism Key To Nation Building

Malissa Brathwaite Top Stories

Prime Minister Fruendel Stuart has emphasised the importance of volunteerism to nation building and its contribution to the development of community-based empowerment programmes. Mr. Stuart expressed this view last Saturday, as he delivered the feature address at the St. Michael South Constituency Council’s Community Awards Ceremony, at Almond Bay Caterers. Speaking on the role of constituency council programmes in reducing …