March 23rd, 2011

Ha!  Didn’t expect to hear from me again so soon, did ya?!


  • BIFF are closing out the 2011 Film Festival in style with the BIFF Wrap Party on Thursday, March 24th at Masterworks in the Botanical Gardens.  From 9pm until 1am, you can enjoy food, drink and art to the sounds of Joy Barnum & The Channel, Andrew Chamberlain and Mohawk Radio.  Tickets are $60 in advance from or $70 at the door and the ticket price includes all food and two complimentary drinks.  Here’s the flyer!

  • This year’s St. George’s Foundation Spring Fling Family Fun Day will take place in The World Heritage Centre from 10am until 4pm on Saturday, March 26th.  Lots of family-friendly activities, such as music by DJ Brian Willis, face-painting, a bake sale, treasure tables, giant slide, bouncy castle and a wonder wheel, will be available aas well as free entry to the World Heritage Centre and the Deliverance replica all day long.  From 10am until 11am, there will be toddler tunes, a whistle-stop museum tour by train from 11am until 2pm, Mohawk Radio performing from 1pm until 3pm, a free seniors’ tea from 2.30pm to 4pm, Penny Raffle draw at 3.30pm and the Spring Raffle draw (grand prize of a Chevrolet Spark) will be drawn at 4pm. The first 250 people to arrive will recieve a free hot dog and drink.  For more information, see the website at – here’s the flyer!

  • For those of you who don’t know about it, Earth Hour is an initiative to switch lights off around the globe at 8.30pm on Saturday, March 26th.  To mark Earth Hour in Bermuda, Greenrock have organised a public gathering at City Hall between 7pm and 10pm.  There will be food vendors, exhibitors, fire and limbo performers, a Steel Pan band, an a cappella group, school choirs, a public art project  and BELCO essay competition displays to keep you entertained.  For more details, see their website at  Here’s the link to the Facebook event.

  • Feel like your normal lunch buddies aren’t interesting/important enough?  Then you might be interested in bidding on a Lunch With Online Auction Fundraiser in aid of P.A.L.S. to win an exclusive lunch with one of Bermuda’s top CEOs. 100% of your bid amount will go directly to P.A.L.S. and you can choose between Brian Duperreault (President & CEO at MMC), Mike McGavick (CEO at XL Group), Costas Miranthis (President & CEO at Partner Re), Michael Butt (Chairman at Axis Capital), John Charman (CEO & President  at Axis Capital), Neill Currie (CEO at RenRe), Philip Butterfield (CEO at HSBC), Sir John Swan (President at John W. Swan Ltd.) or Stephen Catlin (Chief Executive, Catlin Group).  For full details and to place your bid, see  You have 29 days left to bid!

  • Of particular interest to anyone in charge of marketing, AdVAntage Limited have a new way for you to get details on sales, discounts and coupons out to every single household in Bermuda.  Clip ‘n’ Save is an advertising and coupon booklet which will be distributed from May 2011.  For full details, contact – here’s the flyer!



Quick Recap of Upcoming Bermuda Events

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Bermuda International Film Festival (BIFF)  – March 18th to 24th

G&S Show: Animal Farm – March 23rd to March 26th

BNG Curator Sophie Cressall Tour of Current Exhibitions – March 23rd

Bermuda Reading Association: Literacy Partnerships – March 23rd to 24th

Bereolaesque Seminar – March 24th

BIFF Wrap Party – March 24th

M.R. Onions F.C. Race Night – March 25th

The Great Wine War – March 25th

A Taste of Spring Wine-Tasting Event – March 25th

Lemon Tree Happy Hour returns – March 25th

Second Annual Bacardi National Par-3 Championship – March 25th to 27th

Super Saturdays at Masterworks: Under the Big Top – March 26th

St. George’s Foundation Spring Fling Family Fun Day – March 26th

Greenrock:  Earth Hour Public Gathering – March 26th

Ross Blackie Talbot Charity Classic – April 1st to 8th

Masterworks Exhibit: Otto Trott – April 1st to 27th

BEPRO Neon Night Golfing – April 1st

12th Annual Caribbean Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development (STC-12) – April 3rd to 6th

Meet the Artist with William Collieson – April 6th

Bermuda Open 2011 Indoor Volleyball Tournament – April 7th to 9th 

Farming Bermuda Style: Food Tasting and Tour of Wadson’s Farm – April 10th 

73nd Annual Bermuda Exhibition – April 14th to 16th

Franklin Hill Perrell Lecture at BNG – April 14th

BNG Curator Sophie Cressall Tour of Current Exhibition – April 20th

Amnesty International Bermuda: John Teller Lecture – April 20th

Renegades RFC Booze Cruise – April 21st

Dr. Erica James Lecture at BNG – April 21st

Fight Night XIII:  The Battle of Bermuda – April 23rd

Claire gets to eat chocolate – April 24th

Some Enchanted Evening 2011 – April 30th

Super Saturdays at Masterworks: Out of This World – April 30th

Mariners RFC Annual Mad Hatter’s Ball – April 30th

Sunsmart Accreditation Programme – May 1st to June 30th

Osteoporosis – Are you at Risk? – May 5th

Catlin End-to-End 2011 – May 7th

Masterworks Exhibit: Jana Matusz – May 12th

Super Saturdays at Masterworks: From Strength to Strength – May 28th

Tag Days 2011 – June 17th and 18th

Super Saturdays at Masterworks: All Hands on Deck – June 25th

Summer Music Camp – July 18th to 22nd

Ovarian Cancer – September 8th

15th Annual Breast Cancer Fun Walk – October 12th

Taking Care of the Caregiver – December 8th


Enjoy the rest of the week!



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