Well, it’s that time of year again! This is my last post of 2017 so I just wanted to wish you all a very merry Christmas for Monday and a very Happy New Year when it comes! And if you don’t celebrate Christmas, then I hope you enjoy the happy vibes at this time of year. Be good to each other and I hope 2018 is your best year yet! There is still time to leave your mark on 2017 as well so why not get out there and do something memorable?
The first post of 2018 will be on Wednesday, January 10th but events can still be added to the calendar, as usual, through the Submit Your Event section during this period.
As always, be sure to check out the Quick Recap Section at the bottom of this post for a full listing of all upcoming Bermuda events, including those previously covered in previous posts.
In celebration of Family Month at Bermuda National Gallery, you can enjoy 7 Days of Family Art Activities at BNG from Monday to Sunday, December 18th to 24th.
BNG is hosting many fun-filled art activities throughout the month of December for families and children in the community. There will be many give away gifts, prizes and surprises! BNG values family time through creative expressions and art-making.
On Wednesday, December 20th, you can help decorate the BNG Christmas tree by bringing in a home-made ornament. This is free to all children and there will be a prize for the Best Home-Made Ornament.
On Thursday, December 21st, you can visit BNG for the 10am morning art tour and learn about the current exhibitions, The Power of Art and Shepard Fairey: Rebel with a Cause.
On Friday, December 22nd, there will be a small gift for every child who visits BNG that day. There will also be announcements of the prize winners of the Decorate the BNG Christmas Tree Best Home-Made Ornament and of the Scavenger Hunt raffle prize.
On Saturday, December 23rd, you can visit the Hamilton Princess Hotel for a free 10am Art Tour featuring artworks by artist Shepard Fairey and many more. You will also receive a free admission pass to BNG.
On Sunday, December 24th, you can visit BNG Sculpture Garden at Queen Elizabeth Park on Par-la-Ville Road in the City of Hamilton. Admission is free and you are invited to take an Instagram, Snapchat or Facebook photo of your favourite artwork and hashtag #BNG.
Gallery opening hours are from 10am until 4pm, Monday to Friday, and from 10am until 2pm on Saturdays, closed on public holidays.
To participate, all BNG activities require the cost of admission unless stated otherwise. Admission is $5 for adults and free for all children, BNG members, NARM members, seniors and students.
For more information, contact Ms. Dany Pen at email@example.com or 295-9428. Continue reading this post…