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Claire Hattie
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  • Artists return for beach battle
    Mar 13, 2014 8:00 am

    Artists return for beach battle

    WindReach invite you to join them at Clearwater Beach on Saturday, March 22nd for a community event promoting awareness of the need for accessibility and exercise for all. The 13th Annual WindReach Walk & Roll is open to walkers, runners, bikers, strollers and wheelchair users, and this fun 3km, 5km or 10km walk will take you through the scenic Cooper’s Island Reserve, while helping to raise money for programmes that benefit persons with...

  • Enjoy a film, tap dancing and dinner
    Feb 13, 2014 8:00 am

    Enjoy a film, tap dancing and dinner

    In honour of Black History Month, BUEI are hosting a special screening of ‘Havana Tap’, Dale Butler’s film on talented Bermudian tap dancer, Mitchell ‘Live Wires’ Trott on Thursday, February 20. Follow Mitchell’s travels to Cuba to take lessons from an 84-year old Cuban tap dancer. Mitchell will open the evening with his spectacular tap dancing followed by the film, and a Q&A with Mr Butler and Mr Trott. Doors open at 6.30pm with Happy...

  • Something for the weekends?
    Jan 30, 2014 8:00 am

    Something for the weekends?

    Back by popular demand after the last one sold out, Bermuda’s Birds: You Don’t Know What You Are Missing will return to BUEI on Thursday, February 6th. This illustrated lecture is in celebration of the Audubon Society’s 60th anniversary, and will be presented by Audubon Society President, Andrew Dobson. Andrew Dobson has been recording and photographing Bermuda’s birds for the past 24 years and in this lecture will describe the reasons why...

  • Jan 16, 2014 8:00 am

    Discover the delights of Bountiful Bordeaux

    The Friends of the College Library presents Sharon Wilson Gold, a book signing and presentation by local artist Sharon Wilson on Thursday, January 23rd. This will be from 6pm until 8pm at Bermuda College Library and light refreshments will be served. For more information please contact Shelley Riley at 236-9000 ext 4381 or sriley@college.bm.

    In celebration of the Audubon Society’s 60th anniversary, Audubon Society President, Andrew...

  • Dec 19, 2013 8:00 am

    Why not let someone else cook this Xmas?

    * Students, are you interested in local opportunities with one of the Big Four? If so, you won’t want to miss the PwC Student Networking Reception on Friday, December 20th at the Royal Hamilton Amateur Dinghy Club. From 5.30pm until 7.30pm, you can gain an insight into the firm, learn about the Pricewaterhouse Coopers HeadStart programme and all the career options available to you from PwC. To RSVP, contact Risa Hunter at 295-2000 ext 7422 or...

  • Nov 28, 2013 8:00 am

    Chant and be serenely happy

    My Sereni-Tea invite you to join them for special day of shopping and relaxation at their Christmas Open House on Saturday, December 7th. From 10am until 6pm, you can enjoy discounts, prizes, and complimentary teas and goodies with vendors and practitioners. Sessions are a minimum of 20 mins and may be pre-booked. The cost is $1 per minute, starting from $20. For more information, contact myserenitea@logic.bm.

    The Delta Sigma Theta...

  • Nov 21, 2013 8:00 am

    Swing into the festive season

    Sandys 360 invite you to come out to the next in their Fall Movie Night Series on Friday, November 29th. This will be at the Sandys Secondary Middle School Assembly Hall with two family-friendly movies. The first will be Monster House at 6pm, followed by Rise of the Guardians at 8pm. Admission is $5 per person, per movie, $10 per person for dinner and one movie, or $20 per person for dinner and both movies. For more information, contact...

  • Oct 24, 2013 8:00 am

    Try some purple love in a bottle

    * Strykz Bowling Lounge is hosting its first Halloween Party for families on Thursday, October 31st. From 5pm until 10pm, you can expect a candy buffet, cosmic bowling, scary movies on the big screens and a prize for the best costume. Admission is free with costs of $8 a game for adults and $6 a game for children under 12. For more information, or to book, contact 297-2727.

    * Sandys 360 Sports, Aquatic & Enrichment Centre presents...

  • Oct 17, 2013 8:00 am

    Halloween fun and games around the corner

    • Back by popular demand, just in time for Halloween, John Cox, historian and author of Bermuda Hauntings and Bermuda’s Favourite Haunts will be at Bermuda National Library (upper floor) on Thursday, October 24 for the third Bermuda Hauntings event. From 6.30pm to 8pm, you can hear Mr Cox share stories of spirits, those gifted (or cursed) to know the future, and information about some of the more famous haunts in Bermuda, and share your own...

  • Sep 26, 2013 8:00 am

    Time to dust off your lederhosen

    Bermuda High School for Girls (BHS) invite you to dust off your lederhosen as they are bringing back their version of world’s biggest fair on Friday, October 4th. The 2nd Annual Oktoberfest Beer and Bavarian Food Tasting Fundraiser will be from 5.30pm until 9pm and the Queen Elizabeth Hall will be transformed into a traditional Bavarian Beer Hall for the night. This event is for over-18s only and, in addition to a variety of beers to sample,...

  • Sep 19, 2013 8:00 am

    From Mad Hair Day to a Halloween bash

    Ahoy, me hearties!
    Arrrr, Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day. Shiver me timbers and hoist the Jolly Roger, there be a lot of happenings approaching us scallywags on this here island! Here follows a rundown, since I like the cut o’ your gibs:

  • Pre-Cup Match extravaganza starts today
    Jul 26, 2013 8:00 am

    Pre-Cup Match extravaganza starts today

    Hope you’re all enjoying the pink-bombing that’s going on around the Island this week. Want to know what it’s all about? Like More Pink Bda on Facebook and all will soon be revealed! NTDIB is temporarily looking pretty in pink to show support. Here’s what else is going on in Bermuda:

  • Jul 11, 2013 8:03 am

    Take part in Bermuda’s first GeoTour tomorrow

    n Bermuda’s first GeoTour will be launched on Friday, July 12th at Azu Beastro, in the Bermuda Aquarium, Museum and Zoo. Geocaching is a real-world, outdoor treasure hunting game using GPS-enabled devices and this GeoTour is a series of 20 hidden geocaches.
    From 5.30pm until 7.30pm, you can learn what the GeoTour is all about and how you can earn a beautiful Conservation GeoCoin.

  • Jul 4, 2013 8:00 am

    Eat ‘um to Beat ‘um

    Nothing to do in Bermuda
    * Taste 141 invite you to rock your weekend with live music from Outta Bounds on Friday, July 5th. The band will be performing from 6pm until 8pm and there is no cover charge. For more information, or reservations, call 292-0777.

  • Jun 27, 2013 8:00 am

    Canada Day celebrations this weekend

    Hope you’re all enjoying the week so far! If you’re at a loose end tonight, please feel free to come and check out my appalling bartending skills at The Reefs from 7pm until 9pm. This is part of their Guest Bartender Series and $1 from each drink sold will benefit the Sunshine League so it’s a good excuse to have a poorly-made cocktail (just kidding, their professional bartender will be on-hand to make sure I don’t mess up...

  • Jun 13, 2013 8:00 am

    Classic cocktails at City Hall

    City Hall invite you to Tales of Cocktails: Classic Cocktails Happy Hour on Thursday, June 13. Whether you’re interested in corporate networking, casual socialising or just a little cocktail experimenting, from 5pm until 8pm, you can enjoy music by VIBE 103 DJs, cosmopolitans, mojitos, martinis and more, celebrity star models, and a business card draw for prizes. There is no cover charge so you just have to purchase drink tickets on the...

  • Jun 6, 2013 8:00 am

    Get your cricket fix this Saturday

    The Bermuda Zoological Society’s new cafe Azu Beasto are hosting a weekly BBQ, Ribs, Reptiles and ‘Ritas, on Fridays from 5.30pm until 9pm throughout the summer. This is a family-friendly happy hour with a picturesque view of Harrington Sound from the outside deck. There is no cover charge so you can stop by just for the $7 Blue Macaw Margarita or stay for the all-you-can-eat BBQ at a cost of $32 for adults ($30 for members) or $14 for...

  • May 30, 2013 8:00 am

    Music in the park is back

    Summer Sundays in the Park is back on Sunday, June 2, and promises a focus on R&B, Classic and Soul music with the theme Soulful Expressions. This event will feature lots of family-friendly entertainment in Victoria Park from 3pm until 8pm, including a Beyoncé tribute, Prestige, soloists from the Developing Arts Programme, Tanaya Christopher, Dem Biez and much more. As usual, there will be a kids’ area with fun castles, face-painting,...

  • Want to join the Sea Dragon flotilla?
    May 23, 2013 8:00 am

    Want to join the Sea Dragon flotilla?

    On Sunday, May 26, Bermuda Alliance for Sargasso Sea (BASS) invite all boaters to join the Heritage Weekend Flotilla of boats and the Spirit of Bermuda to escort the Sea Dragon out of Hamilton at 10am. The Sea Dragon will be departing Bermuda for the first of two Sargasso Sea expeditions and the flotilla route will depart from Hamilton along the North Shore to the Channel off of St George’s. Participation is free and...

  • May 16, 2013 8:00 am

    Celebrate Bermuda at The Concert At The Keep

    The May edition of the Bermuda Docs Weekend Film Series will be at BUEI on Sunday, May 19th with the documentary “A River Changes Course”, showing at 3pm, followed by French comedy, “In The House”, at 5.15pm.
    More details on the films can be found at www.BermudaDocs.com. Tickets are $15 and available at Oceans Gift Shop or by phoning 297-7314.

  • May 9, 2013 8:00 am

    Enjoying a fashionable night out

    n Cinco de Mayo may be officially over but there’s no reason not to keep celebrating unofficially as City Hall invite you to Tales of Cocktails: Cinco de Mayo Happy Hour tonight. Whether you’re interested in corporate networking, casual socialising or just a little cocktail experimenting, from 5pm until 8pm, you can enjoy music by VIBE 103 dJs, Cinco de Mayo themed cocktails, a piñata filled with surprises, a bucking bronco, and...

  • May 2, 2013 8:00 am

    May brings plenty of choices

    Some of Bermuda’s most talented young dancers will be showing us what they’ve got at the 16th Annual In Motion Dance Showcase, And The Award Goes To…, at the Earl Cameron Theatre in City Hall. The show will run from Friday, May 10 until Sunday, May 12 and then from Wednesday, May 15 to Saturday, May 18. Shows starts at 7pm and the Saturday and Sunday shows will also have a 2pm performance. Tickets $65 for Patrons, $39 for adults,...

  • Tips on coping with vision loss
    Apr 25, 2013 8:00 am

    Tips on coping with vision loss

    - The Bermuda Society for the Blind is screening a documentary film on Friday about coping with vision loss. ‘Going Blind’ will be shown at the Bermuda Underwater Exploration Institute from 6pm until 9pm. Tickets can be collected from the office of the Bermuda Society for the Blind at Beacon House, #2 Beacon Street, Hamilton. For more information contact 292-3231 or bsfbinfo@gmail.com.

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