May 18, 2020 Bermuda Events Calendar Update
Good Morning Bermuda,
We are now in May, also known as Heritage Month, and normally at his time of year would be gearing up for Bermuda Day and the Bermuda Day Parade. As we are in Phase One of Bermuda’s phased re-opening, we will have to celebrate our heritage in different ways this year. So here’s a round up of online activities to assist you as we adjust to our new circumstances in the era of COVID-19.
We hope you find this information useful and welcome you to let us know if you are offering any products or services that we can share with our audience by emailing info@BermudaEvents.com. Be sure to follow us on social media as well for updates.
The Employee Assistance Programme Bermuda presents a free online webinar – “Navigating Public School Systems” on Wednesday, May 20th.
The guest presenter, Dr. Leonard Astwood – a school psychologist with over 30 years of experience – will provide information about the supports that are available in our public schools for children and their parents. To register firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsored by Argus.
Enjoy making a meal that has brought generations of Bermudians together. With true island hospitality, Mr. & Mrs. John Young III invite guests on Thursday, May 21st, to cook our signature cod fish breakfast, a recipe handed down through the Young Family.? This is the perfect opportunity for a relaxed, virtually social way to learn about Bermuda’s culinary heritage.
This is one of the SIP, Shelter In Place, Series, organised by and to benefit the Family Centre. Each class in the series costs $25. To register visit the? Family Centre website or Facebook page.?
Join the Employee Assistance Programme Bermuda for interactive group discussions on focused topics facilitated by a qualified mental health professional. They will answer your questions and discuss practical strategies for navigating your circumstances. Groups will be limited to 50 participants.
To register email@example.com.?Sponsored by Argus
Friday, May 22nd: Single Parenting & Co-Parenting – navigating co-parenting during COVID-19 and beyond.
Thursday, May 28th: Preventing Compassion Fatigue for Professional and the Everyday Caregiver – practical strategies that will allow you to be at your best when caring for those most vulnerable.
Join Mixologist Stefan Gitschner of Twisted Spoon Cocktail Co. in a master class on cocktail classics, basic bartending and using local and wild ingredients you can use to make cocktails at home! This event takes place on Thursday, May 28th, and is one of the SIP, Shelter In Place, Series, organised by and to benefit the Family Centre. Each class in the series costs $25. To register visit the? Family Centre website or Facebook page.?
N’Moderation presents their first virtual cooking event, “Havana Nights” on Saturday, May 30th, from 6 to 9 pm. Yes! That’s right, they will use the ZOOM platform to bring their kitchen to yours and vice versa. In the class they will briefly discuss portion control and other aspects that make this meal nutritious.
Sign up at www.shopnmoderation.com. Upon registration you will be provided with your cooking kit, that will contain all the ingredients needed to create this meal.
Join Suzan Sickling and Judiann Smith as they create inspirational flower arrangements with unusual containers and flowers you can find in your own garden. Suzan and Judiann have been designing flowers for weddings and events around Bermuda for over 30 years. Their innovation and creativity will leave you wondering, “How did they think of that?”
This event takes place on Thursday, June 4th, and is one of the SIP, Shelter In Place, Series, organised by and to benefit the Family Centre. Each class in the series costs $25. To register visit the? Family Centre website or Facebook page.?
The Quick Recap Section below provides a list of upcoming events, including those which have been cancelled or postponed. However, during this time it is safe to assume that all group events will be cancelled or subject to change at any time, so please be sure to follow up with the event organizers?personally before making any plans.? ? ? ??
Save the Date: Quick Recap of Upcoming Bermuda Events
**NEW Wellness Wednesday Webinar – May 20th
**NEW Cooking in Shorts – May 21st
**NEW Focus Friday Webinars – May 22nd and May 28th
***NEW Cocktail Classics with Stefan Gitschner – May 28th
***NEW Havana Nights – May 30th
***NEW From the Garden to Your Table – June 4th
You Go Girl Virtual Relay – June 7th
One Enchanted Evening –
June 6th? ?Postponed until October 17th
Fight Night Champion –
March 28th Postponed until August 15th? ?
ZOOM Around the Sound –
March 21st Postponed until September 5th ?
Bond Movie Premier Party –
April 9th. Postponed until November 24th? ?
2021 Butterfield Mile Trials – December 11th ?
Current Exhibits at Masterworks Museum of Bermuda Art ? -gallery is temporarily closed
Current Exhibits at Bermuda National Gallery – gallery is temporarily closed.
- Bermuda Biennial 2020 (viewable on Instagram @bermuda_nationalgallery)
Current Exhibits at Bermuda Society of Arts ?–?gallery is temporarily closed.?
Current Exhibits at Bermuda Arts Centre Dockyard – May 18th, online
- The Power of Three (viewable at ArtBermuda.com)
? Stay safe and enjoy the rest of your week!