Local Fruit Juice Competition April 2

Wednesday, 23 March 2022 - 4:58pm

Interested persons are invited to enter a Local Fruit Juice Competition on Saturday, April 2 as part of the activities for this year’s Farmers’ and Fishers’ Week Market and Exhibition Day at Paraquita Bay.

Transforming A Society Through Culture

Wednesday, 16 March 2022 - 12:32pm

Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture, Dr. the Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley has stated that “culture is a driver of development, and at a time of change, we must broaden the debate about development to harness culture’s transformative power.”

Visual Artists To Engage In Workshops This Weekend

Tuesday, 1 March 2022 - 3:24pm

Director of Culture Dr. Katherine Smith said the Department of Culture is committed to the development of the creative industries and is urging visual artists to participate in two (2) upcoming workshops this weekend.

Honourable Maduro-Caines Appointed Minister For Education

Monday, 28 February 2022 - 5:37pm

Honourable Alvera Maduro-Caines is serving as Minister for Education, Culture, Youth Affairs, Fisheries and Agriculture from February 27 to March 4.  

Workshop For Early-Career Conservationists

Thursday, 20 January 2022 - 12:17pm

Director of Youth Affairs and Sports, Mrs. Brenda Lettsome-Tye is encouraging early-career conservationists between the ages of 18 to 29 years to participate in a two-week workshop

Christmas Message From Premier Fahie - I Wish You A Virgin Islands Christmas With BVILOVE

Saturday, 25 December 2021 - 8:38am

Good Day and GOD’s Blessings to all the wonderful people of the Virgin Islands. Once again, it’s that special time of the year when we celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Premier’s Christmas Extravaganza

Monday, 13 December 2021 - 4:56pm

The public is invited to ‘The Premier’s Christmas Extravaganza with a Cultural Twist - The Sequel’ on Saturday, December 18, at the Festival Village Grounds from 3:00 p.m.

Author Says Now Is The ‘Time To Thrive’

Friday, 3 December 2021 - 3:45pm

Work and Life Coach Marva Titley-Smith will be available to sign copies of her six-week devotional book titled Time to Thrive on Thursday, December 9.

Message By Dr. The Honourable Natalio D. Wheatley on The 1949 Great March and Restoration Day

Tuesday, 23 November 2021 - 11:32am

Greetings and God’s blessings

On Monday 22nd November, for the first time in our history, the Virgin Islands will be celebrating a new and powerful holiday, “The 1949 Great March and Restoration Day.”  One of the most powerful and influential events in the history of the Virgin Islands occurred 72 years ago, on November 24th 1949.  At a time when the population of the Virgin Islands was under 7000, 1500 persons, led by Theodolf Faulkner, Isaac “Glanny Fonseca, and Carlton Decastro, marched through Road Town, demanding among other things the restoration of our legislative council. 

Commemorative Book “The 1949 March” Launches Next Week

Friday, 19 November 2021 - 5:36pm

Director of Culture, Dr. Katherine Smith said the Department of Culture will be launching the book, "The 1949 Great March" with a special kind of pride and excitement on the 71st anniversary of the commemorative day.

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