Lecture On Stick Licking On Nov. 6

bgis Ministry News

The Randal Phillips Polyclinic Men’s Health Group will host a lecture/discussion on the topic: Stick Licking – A Bajan Martial Art and Our Cultural Heritage, on Tuesday, November 6. It takes place at the polyclinic in Oistins, Christ Church, at 7:00 p.m. and will be presented by cultural studies expert, Dr. Philip Forde. Members of the public are invited to attend. Ministry …

Breast Cancer Lecture October 25

Joy Springer Ministry News

A free public lecture on Mammograms and Ultrasound in the Early Detection of Breast Cancer will take place at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St. Michael, on Thursday, October 25. Presenters will be consultant radiologists, Dr. Dianne Soares of the University of the West Indies, Mona Campus and Dr. Fidel Rampersad of Trinidad and Tobago. The lecture, …

Samuel Jackman Prescod Lecture Postponed

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The 14th Samuel Jackman Prescod Memorial Lecture, which was scheduled for Thursday, September 27, has been postponed. A new date will be announced for the lecture which is entitled: Digital Disruption and Innovation in Higher Education: Implications for Barbados. Management of the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology (SJPI) regrets any inconvenience caused. melissa.rollock@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE SJPI Closing …

Lecture On Weathering The Storm On Sunday

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Director of the Department of Emergency Management (DEM), Kerry Hinds, will deliver a lecture entitled: Weathering the Storm, on Sunday, August 19, at the St. George Secondary School, Constant, St. George, beginning at 6:00 p.m. It is being hosted by the DEM in collaboration with the Ermine Holmes Community Trust. Theatre Arts Lecturer, Dr. Yvonne Weekes, will also be present …

Public Lecture Coming Off At Baywoods

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

The Community Development Department will host a public lecture on the topic: The Rights of the Consumer in Barbados in These Challenging Economic Times. The lecture will be held on Thursday, July 5, at the Baywoods Resource Centre, Baywoods, St. James, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Members of the public are invited to attend. paula.harper-grant@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Lecture On …

Probation Department Lecture On Friday

Julia Rawlins-Bentham Ministry News

Members of the public are invited to come out to hear the third annual Hildegarde Weekes Memorial lecture on Friday, June 8, at the Grande Salle, Central Bank of Barbados, Spry Street, The City, beginning at 6:00 p.m. The lecture is entitled: Hurting Youth – Symptoms Causes and Solutions, and will be presented by Deputy Principal of the Erdiston Teachers’ …

Public Lecture On Domestic Violence June 11

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Men’s Health Group at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic will host a presentation on Domestic Violence – The Family Edition on Monday, June 11 at the Polyclinic, Warrens, St. Michael at 6:00 p.m. The presenter will be Acting Senior Welfare Officer, Sharon Rose-Gittens. A special invitation is extended to men. joycspring@gmail.com See also: READ MORE Wellness Week At Eunice Gibson …

Public Lecture On Hypertension

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Barbados Drug Service will host a public lecture on: Drilling Down the Numbers 2018 – Getting Hyped about Hypertension, on Tuesday, May 8, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, Two Mile Hill, St. Michael. The lecture, which begins at 7:00 p.m., will be presented by Dr. Kenneth Connell. From 6:00 to 7:00 p.m., there will be free blood pressure …

Lecture On Haiti Experience After Earthquake

Sharon Austin Ministry News

The post disaster response to the earthquake which devastated Haiti eight years ago will be discussed during a public lecture on Wednesday, April 25, at the Barbados Defence Force, St. Ann’s Fort, Garrison, beginning at 7:30 p.m. Entitled: Emergency Field Hospital in Haiti in 2010, the lecture will be presented by Colonel Doctor Gustavo Alonzo, who was in charge of …

Agri Expo Postponed But Lecture Still On

Joy-Ann Gill Ministry News

The Rural Development Commission’s (RDC) Grow What You Eat Agri Expo scheduled for this Friday, April 20 in Queen’s Park has been postponed. Companies with agricultural products and services or agro-processed products, which had previously expressed interest in participating in the Agri Expo, are asked to contact Public Relations Officer with the RDC, Wendy Burke at 230-4711. Meanwhile, the lecture …