Third Genealogy Marketplace Nov. 16

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to the Archives Department’s third Genealogy Marketplace event, on Thursday, November 16, on the grounds of the Archives Department, Black Rock, St. Michael, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. The event, which is being held in collaboration with the Barbados Tourism Product Authority, forms part of the week of activities celebrating the 20th anniversary …

Lashley: Teach Them About Our Past Traditions

Jamal Weekes Top Stories

Older generations of Barbadians are being encouraged to pass on their knowledge and traditions from bygone days to successive generations. This call came today from Minister of Culture, Sports and Youth, Stephen Lashley, as he addressed the opening of a Genealogy Marketplace at the Archives Department, Black Rock, St. Michael. Mr. Lashley told the large crowd gathered on the Department’s …

BNC 2016 A Learning Experience For Barbadians

Kim Ramsay-Moore Top Stories

Persons visiting this year’s Barbados Network Consultation (BNC), also known as the Diaspora Conference, will have the opportunity not only to interact with other Barbadians, but to understand how Barbados has developed over the years. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator Maxine McClean, made this announcement during the opening ceremony of the BNC, which was held on Wednesday …

First Genealogy Marketplace August 5

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Persons interested in tracing their family history will get an opportunity to do so when the first Genealogy Marketplace takes place on Friday, August 5, at the Archives Department, Black Rock, St. Michael, from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. A joint effort between the Archives Department and the Barbados Tourism Product Authority, the event will feature exhibits and documentaries; and …

Genealogy Market Place Coming Soon

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to attend an upcoming Genealogy Marketplace at the Archives Department’s Headquarters in Black Rock, St. James. The event, which is one of the activities of this year’s Barbados Network Consultation (BNC) Fourth Diaspora Conference, will take place on Friday, August 5 from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Patrons will be treated to several interesting …