Virgin Islands Culture Week Participants Commended

Wednesday, 30 November 2016 - 2:27pm

Director of the Department of Culture, Mrs. Luce Hodge-Smith has commended all participants for helping to make Virgin Islands Culture and Heritage Week a success.

Virgin Islands Arts And Crafts Exhibition Open To Public

Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 12:58pm

The Department of Culture is inviting persons to visit the Virgin Islands Arts and Crafts Exhibition at the East Atrium, Central Administration Building.

Artwork from students and other Virgin Islands emerging artists are being displayed. Persons can visit the exhibition Mondays through Fridays, between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The exhibit closes on November 30.

 Please contact the Department of Culture via telephone 468-4379 for more information.

Reminder - Information Needed For Cultural Directory

Thursday, 24 November 2016 - 12:54pm

The Department of Culture is reminding culture bearers and workers in the Virgin Islands to register with the department by Wednesday, November 30.

Anniversary of 1949 March

Tuesday, 22 November 2016 - 3:51pm

November 24 is the 67th Anniversary of the historic Demonstration led by Theodore Faulkner, Isaac G. Fonseca and Carlton de Castro, which took place in Road Town, Tortola in 1949. For more information about this important part of Virgin Islands history, read the article: “Faulkner at the Front - The Demonstration of 1949: Its Beginning, Golden Jubilee and Implications” by Quincy F. Lettsome, Ph. D. See attached file. 

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‘Virgin Islands - Alphabetical Heritage’ Launches November 2

Monday, 17 October 2016 - 3:45pm

Local author and historian, Dr. Quincy Lettsome will launch his latest book, ‘Virgin Islands: An Alphabetical Heritage’ on Wednesday, November 2.

Information Needed For Virgin Islands Cultural Directory

Wednesday, 12 October 2016 - 2:53pm

The Department of Culture is inviting culture bearers and workers in the Virgin Islands to register with the department by Wednesday, November 30.

Information Needed For Virgin Islands Cultural Directory

Wednesday, 5 October 2016 - 3:23pm

The Department of Culture is compiling information from persons involved in the cultural industry in the Territory for the creation of a Virgin Islands Cultural Directory. 

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Sherron Thomas Launches ‘Essence Of Inspiration’ Tomorrow

Thursday, 28 July 2016 - 1:07pm

Sherron Thomas will launch her book, ‘Essence of InspirationEnlightening and Purposeful Poems that intend to Captivate and Inspire’, tomorrow, Friday, July 29.

Phoenicia Warner Launches ‘Overcome Your Thirst’ This Saturday

Friday, 15 July 2016 - 1:53pm

Local author, Phoenicia Warner will launch her first book ‘Overcome Your Thirst’ in a 7:00 a.m. ceremony this Saturday, July 16 at the Save the Seed Centre, Duff’s Bottom. 

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