May 13th, 2011

Happy Friday the 13th!!


Here are the latest Bermuda events to keep you out of trouble: 


  • Whether you are actively job-hunting right now or just looking to brush up on your job-seeking skills for when you need them, you may be interested in the Employment Transitioning Workshop at Church of Christ, Brighton Hill tomorrow from 11am until 1pm. This workshop is part of the Faith Community Outreach Programme developed and recently launched by Senator Kim Wilson, Minister of Economy, Trade and Industry.  Services available will include resume writing, job search training, current job availability listing, how to fill out applications, interview skills, dress for success, how to keep a job, counseling, emotional support, prayer and spiritual guidance.  Here's the flyer!


  • TROIKA Bermuda are continuing with their mission to keep the drama on-stage by giving young people the opportunity to get involved in dramatic art, song and dance.  In association with the Broadway Dance Center of New York, TROIKA will be hosting their first ever Performing Arts Master Class Workshop, entitled Groove, on Saturday, May 14th at the Berkeley Institute.  This event is billed as Bermuda's 1st Ultimate Dance Workshop Marathon, bringing Bermudian dancers together with the industry's top professional choreographers in a fun, challenging, non-competitive environment that fosters self-fulfillment and development. The event will feature intense master classes from the top working choreographers in the entertainment industry and includes JaQuel Knight (Hip Hop:  Beyonce – Single Ladies, Britney Spears, Burlesque), LUAM (Hip Hop/Jazz Funk:  Rihanna, Ciara, Fergie, Ashanti, Busta Rhymes), Dana Foglia (Contemporary/Heels:  Beyonce, Janet Jackson, Rihanna and New Kids on The Block) and Onika "Neeks" Powell (Dancehall:  Sean Paul, Rihanna, Beenie Man, Diddy).  Prices vary depending on the package and there is also the opportunity to win scholarships.  For more details, see their website at - here's the flyer!


  • The Hamilton Parish Youth Sports Program will be hosting a Friday Night Fish Fry Fundraiser in aid of their tour for the AC Milan Continental Cup Youth Tournament in Cleveland, Ohio. This will take place at Shelly Bay Field on Friday, May 27th between 4pm and 9pm and food will be prepared by Sid’s Seafood. The price is $15 and includes fish and chips, macaroni, coleslaw, beets and dessert.  For more information, contact Phillip Burgess,  HPYSP President on 335-3478, or Darius Tucker, Fundraising Chair on 335-2068.  Here's the flyer!


  • After the success of the last one, the Chewstick Foundation are holding another Artists' Retreat!  This will be at Paget Island from Friday, May 27th until Sunday, May 29th. The cost is $150 per person however full and partial scholarships are available.  Full details are on their website here.


  • One for all you super-sleuths out there – Riddell’s Bay Golf & Country Club in association with Triangle Theatre present Mommy Dearest: A Murder Mystery by Carol Birch on Saturday, May 28th from 6.30pm.  The evening will include a complimentary cocktail hour with canapés, 3 course dinner, including a glass of wine, and the interactive show.  Dress code is Dress To Impress and there are prizes for the best-dressed detective.  The cost is $65 for adults, $32.50 for kids aged 5 to 12, and free for kids 4 and under. To reserve your spot, call 238-1060 ext. 112 or email - here's the flyer!


Quick Recap of Upcoming Bermuda Events

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Sunsmart Accreditation Programme - May 1st to June 30th

In Motion School of Dance 14th Annual Dance Showcase - May 6th to May 14th

Hospitality Week - May 9th to 13th

Mohawk Radio at Hamilton Princess Happy Hour - May 13th

KBB Annual Island Wide Clean Up - May 14th

Kardias Club 2nd Annual Tea with a Twist - May 14th

Palm Grove Garden Celebration - May 14th

Bermuda Folk Club Open Mic Night  - May 14th

Y.E.S. Day - May 14th

Bermuda Ball Hockey Party - May 14th

Employment Transitioning Workshop – May 14th

TROIKA Groove: Performing Arts Master Class Workshop – May 14th

Shamanic Yoga & Ecstatic Dance Playshop - May 15th

Bermuda Docs Weekend Film Series:  Bill Cunningham New York and The First Beautiful Thing - May 15th

The Royal Bermuda Ascot Garden Party and Horse Show - May 15th

Art in the Park - May 15th

BMDS:  A Little Murder Never Hurt Anybody - May 16th to 21st

Bermuda Volleyball Association’s 2011 Summer Beach League Registration - May 16th to 22nd

Harbour Nights restarts - May 18th

Christopher Cozier Lecture at BNG - May 19th

BIFFlix Monthly Film Series:  Love Etc. - May 19th

iReign - May 20th

Weekend Workshop on Native American Healing Practices and Herbal Medicine - May 20th to 22nd

Soak - May 21st

Golden Oldies Hockey Tour Horse Racing Night - May 21st

Serious Times: Gyptian & Etana Live - May 21st

G&S Society: Lucia di Lammermoor - May 21st to 22nd

Discovery Wines BBQ - May 23rd

8th Annual Bermuda Guitar Festival - May 26th to 29th

Uzimon & Friends present Wet Ya Punani - May 27th

Hamilton Parish Youth Sports Program Friday Night Fish Fry Fundraiser – May 27th

Chewstick Foundation Summer Artists' Retreat – May 27th to 29th

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

Amnesty International Bermuda's 50th Birthday Bash - May 28th

Mommy Dearest: A Murder Mystery – May 28th

BVA Beach Skills Clinic - June 1st

Dr. Dennis Fehr Lecture at BNG - June 2nd

8th Annual Bishop’s Luncheon - June 3rd

Canaries' I'm on a Boat Booze Cruise - June 3rd

Caledonian Society of Bermuda 1st Annual Charity Golf Tournament - June 4th

St. Paul's Fundraising Concert - June 4th

Summer Sundays in the Park:  Island Rhythms– June 5th

5th Annual Family Centre Golf Tournament - June 9th

Pre-Father’s Day Captain’s Choice Tournament - June 11th

TORC's Ultimate Drivers Challenge - June 11th

Miss Bermuda Pageant - June 12th

Bermuda Open Stroke Play Championship - June 16th to 19th

Tag Days 2011 - June 17th and 18th

Bermuda Sub Aqua Club 40th Anniversary Sunset Cruise - June 18th

Girl Power Bermuda - June 18th

The St. David’s Islanders and Native Community’s Biannual Pow Wow - June 18th and 19th

1st Annual Colour the Sky Event - June 20th

Jackson School of Performing Arts Annual Summer Dance Recital: Hooray for Hollywood - June 22nd to 25th

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

Capital G 23rd Annual Iron Kids Triathlon - June 25th

Summer Sundays in the Park:  Rockin' de Rock - July 3rd

BMDS: Much Ado About Nothing - July 17th to 24th

Summer Music Camp - July 18th to 22nd

Magic Workshop - August 1st to 5th

Summer Sundays in the Park:  Lift Your Voices - August 7th

Summer Sundays in the Park:  Reggae Vibes - September 4th

Ovarian Cancer - September 8th

G&S: Jesus Christ, Superstar - October 6th to 15th

15th Annual Breast Cancer Fun Walk - October 12th

28th PGA Grand Slam of Golf - October 17th to 19th

Bermuda Interdenominational Women’s Conference - October 20th to 22nd

Taking Care of the Caregiver - December 8th




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