Some of the best local talent will be vying for a place at this year’s Spirit of the Nation Show when the Parish Talent Zonal Shows get under way this weekend.
The first event, the Southern Zone, will take place on Saturday, September 13, at the Springer Memorial Secondary School, while the Central Zone, comes off on the following Saturday, September 20, at the Lester Vaughan Secondary School.
The final show, the Northern Zone, will be held on Saturday, September 27, at the Coleridge and Parry Secondary School.
All shows start at 5:30 p.m. The events are free and all persons are invited to attend.
The finalists from the Zonal Shows will go on to represent their parishes at the Spirit of the Nation Show on Saturday, November 15, at the Garfield Sobers Gymnasium starting at 6:00 p.m.
Further details may be obtained by contacting the Community Independence Celebrations Secretariat at 436-9660 or 427-6675.