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Information on Scheduled Outage on Grand Cayman

Area : Date : Time :

West Bay Wednesday, December 12, 2018 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

CUC advises customers in West Bay between the Hell Gift Shop on Hell Road east to and including Dill Lane on Reverend Blackman Road, and south on Town Hall Road to and including Billy Manderson Drive, that they will experience interruptions to their electrical service on Wednesday, December 12 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m.

Areas affected on Hell Road include Fountain Road up to and including Agua Lane and areas affected on Town Hall Road include Billy Manderson Drive and Sanchez Villas.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution when utilising Hell Road, Reverend Blackman Road and Town Hall Road as CUC will have a number of vehicles and personnel in these areas.

CUC apologises for this interruption, which is necessary to upgrade line hardware and provide our customers with safe, reliable and efficient power.

For more information on the outage and areas and streets affected, please contact CUC’s Customer Service Team at 949-5200 or e-mail [email protected]

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Cayman Islands: Affordable Housing Phase 2 Project Opens in Bodden Town

The National Housing Development Trust invites the public to attend the opening of the first 16 homes to be constructed during the second phase of its Affordable Housing Initiative.

The event takes place at the Affordable Housing Site in Bodden Town at 3 p.m. on Saturday 8 December 2018.

Interested persons will also be able to discuss the programme with NHDT staff and participating contractors. Refreshments and finger foods will be available.

 

Cayman Islands Seafarers announce raffle winners

The Cayman Islands Seafarers Association wishes to inform all of the winners of our December Raffle.

1st Prize – Joshua Bernard

2nd Prize – Sade Parchment

3rd Prize – Greta A. Nixon

Other Prizes – Vernel Rankine; David Hydes; Chollen Hurlston; Iris Basch; George E. Seymour

Again we would like to extend our thanks for all the support received this year.”

 

Cayman Islands Sunrise Invites the Public To Christmas Service

The Sunrise Adult Training Centre invites the public to join clients and staff at the John Gray Memorial Church Hall in West Bay, next Wednesday evening, 12 December 2018, at 6.30 p.m. The Centre is hosting a special Christmas service that will celebrate Jesus as the “Light of the World”. Admission is free, although any donations to the Centre and its programming will, as always, be much appreciated.

 

Source on investing in ICOs

If this year has taught investors anything, it is a MUST to investigate an ICO before one invests. The crazy crowdfunding days of free money for ICO’s are over, and with good reason as many of those ICOs were fraudulent and just looking for quick cash. So how can you see into an ICO to be sure it is a good investment? We have Jori Falkstedt, CEO of Verifer who can discuss what investors should be looking for in an ICO and what 2019 has in store for the ICO funding vehicle as well as what should beware of. Would you like to speak to Jori about Investing in ICOs?

Melissa Mitchell

[email protected]

 

Cayman Islands National Museum celebrates 60 Years of our Coat of Arms

Join us in Celebrating 60 Years of our Coat of Arms!

 

Cayman Islands: Road Closure on Hawkins Drive, 8 December

In order to facilitate the Windsor Park Committee’s Christmas Party on Saturday, 8 December, Hawkins Drive in George Town will be closed between 12:00PM and 4:00PM.

Cayman Islands Motorists Advised to Exercise Caution During New Testament Church of God Walk/Run, Saturday, 8 December

On Saturday, 8 December, the New Testament Church of God will be hosting a fundraising walk/run, from 5:30AM to 9:30AM.

The event begins and ends at the Seven Mile Public Beach and participants will travel south along West Bay Road to the Galleria Plaza Roundabout and back. Motorists traveling in these areas on Saturday morning are advised to exercise caution.

Cayman Islands: Motorists Advised of CIMRA Toys 4 Tots Toy Run, Sunday, 9 December

On Sunday, 9 December, the Cayman Islands Motorcycle Riders Association will be hosting their annual Toys 4 Tots Toy Run from 10:00AM to 2:00PM.

The riders will leave from the Margaritaville Hotel on West Bay Road and travel around the island, with a 15 minute stop in East End.

No roads will be closed for this event but motorists are being informed that they may encounter the procession, which is expected to include up to 60 motorcyclists, at various points across the island on Sunday.

New Royal Caribbean Video

A new Royal Caribbean video has just beent launched, “Take a Tour of the Family Adventures on Symphony of the Seas.” Royal Caribbean International’s new Symphony of the Seas is a “playground” for guests of all ages. From glow-in-dark laser tag, an escape room adventure and multistory waterslides, to the one-of-a-kind Ultimate Family Suite – featuring an in-suite slide, air hockey table and a private cinema – Symphony’s collection of bold, new thrills make this TIME magazine “World’s Greatest Places” winner the ultimate family vacation.

View Video Here: https://www.royalcaribbeanpresscenter.com/video/1067/take-a-tour-of-the-family-adventures-on-symphony-of-the-seas/

 

Cayman Islands: Christmas Drop-In Camp

From Chatterbox [email protected]

As the holiday season approaches and we are all trying to find time to pop out and pick up presents or run errands, we decided to offer a week of drop-in camps to give busy parents and helpers a couple of hours to get things done!

It’s only $5 per session, but please book, so we can plan fun activities for your children. More details are on the flyer.

Happy Holidays

We are here to help!

Learn More

Chatterbox | 949 7065 | [email protected] | www.chatterboxcayman.com

 

First Baptist Church of Cayman Islands Festival of Christmas Praise

 

Cayman Islands JGMC’s Special Services and Events

SUNDAY, DEC 9

Candle Light Service: John Gray Memorial Church, West Bay, 7:00 p.m.

SUNDAY, DEC 23

Choir Cantata “Christ has Come”: John Gray Memorial Church, West Bay, 10:00 a.m.

MONDAY, DEC 24

Christmas Eve Service: John Gray Memorial Church, West Bay, 7:00 p.m.

TUESDAY, DEC 25

Christmas Day Service: John Gray Memorial Church, West Bay, 10:00 a.m.

SATURDAY, DEC 29

Community Christmas Meal: John Gray Memorial Church would like their friends in West Bay to whom they normally deliver meals at Christmas time, to know that this year they will be delivering on Saturday, December 29th by noon.

MONDAY, DEC 31

Watch Night Service: John Gray Memorial Church, West Bay, 11:00 p.m.

The Cantata will also be presented on Sunday, January 6 at 7pm.

 

Cayman Islands DCI to Close Early on Friday 14 December

The Department of Commerce and Investment (DCI) will close early, at noon on Friday, 14 December 2018 to facilitate its staff Christmas luncheon.

DCI’s main office will reopen on Monday, 17 December 2018 at 8:30am, and the counter will reopen at 9:00am.

DCI staff apologise for any inconvenience the closure may cause. For more information please call 945-0943 or email [email protected]

 

Timely topic: How to avoid holiday overspending…

From Melissa Mitchell via prnewswire.com

According to a recent Swagbucks survey, 63% of Americans go into debt from holiday shopping, with 25% of them accruing more than $500 in debt. No one wants to start the New Year in debt. What should Americans be doing throughout the year to save for the holidays, as well as for their retirement so that they do not end up in debt? What can consumers do if they have not saved enough for the holidays?

We have several financial experts who can provide tips for holiday spending, what people should be looking for in the New Year, as well as many other timely financial topics that consumers are wondering about.

Would you like to schedule a call with one of them?

Melissa Mitchell

VEW Media (formerly CWR & Partners)

[email protected]

www.vewprmedia.com

 

Cayman Keswick 2019

 

Cayman Islands: NRA Paves Bicycle Lane on Esterley Tibbetts Highway

The National Roads Authority (NRA) along with the subcontractor will continue paving the bicycle lane on Esterley Tibbetts Highway today Tuesday 4th December 2018.

Sections of the southbound lane first, then the northbound lane will be coned off to facilitate the works. During the road works drivers are asked to keep watch for traffic diversions and are asked to drive with caution in order to ensure their safety and that of the work crews.

NRA thanks the public for their patience during these roadworks, and look forward to providing the benefit of these much-needed improvements.

Please call 946-7780 or Email [email protected] if you have any questions or comments regarding this project.

 

New Celebrity Edge Video

New Celebrity Cruises video that has just launched, “Awaken Your Every Sense with the Transformative Experience of Eden on Celebrity Edge.” Eden is a unique, multi-sensory experience that fuses iconic design, culinary and entertainment. Spanning three decks at the aft of the ship with almost 7,000 sq. ft. of outward-facing glass, everything about Eden was designed to excite the senses.

View Video Here: https://www.celebritycruisespresscenter.com/video/116/awaken-your-every-sense-with-the-transformative-experience-of-eden-on-celebrity-edge/
YouTube Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPGarF_8yms

 

Cayman Islands Needs Assessment Unit Office Closures

The Needs Assessment Unit (NAU) informs the public that due to a staff meeting and function the Cayman Brac Office will be closed all-day Wednesday, 5th December, reopening at 10 a.m. on Thursday. The Grand Cayman Office will also be closed from 12 noon on Wednesday for a staff function, reopening at 8.30 a.m. the next day.

The NAU apologises for any inconvenience these closures may cause.

 

Cayman Drama Society: Xmas Play In A Day, and Upcoming Shows!

IT’S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR! And we want to share it with you. Our Play In A Day Christmas Edition is back for the third year running, and this time the performance will be open to all. If you want more information on enrolling your child, you can read more and  BOOK NOW BY CLICKING HERE.

This January we have lots for you to be excited about…see our upcoming productions below. Tickets are not on sale yet, but keep your eye on your inboxes and you will be the first to know when they are!

 

The FREE Cayman Christmas Comedy Show

From Cayman National Cultural Foundation

ADMISSION FREE! ALL SHOWS @ 7PM

Tuesday, 11 December | East End Civic Centre

Wednesday, 12 December | North Side Civic Centre

Thursday, 13 December | Bodden Town Civic Centre

Saturday, 15 December | Sir John A. Cumber Primary School, West Bay

Sunday, 16 December | Dart Park, South Sound

CAYMAN BRAC DATE SOON COME!

 

Cayman Islands Chatterbox wants you to “Jingle & Mingle!”

Cayman Islands: Information on Scheduled CUC Outage West Bay

Area: West Bay Date: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 Time : 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

CUC advises customers in West Bay that they will experience interruptions to their electrical service for no more than two 20-minute periods on Tuesday, December 4 between 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Customers on Hell Road between the junction with Watercourse Road and Hell Gift Shop and all side roads should note that they will be without electrical service for the entire period between 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Areas affected on Hell Road include Bonfire Close, Caboose Lane, Miss Daisy Lane and all side roads.

Motorists are asked to drive with caution when utilising Hell Road and Watercourse Road as CUC will have a number of vehicles and personnel in this area.

CUC apologises for this interruption, which is necessary to allow telecommunication companies to provide customers with fibre-optic service and our customers with safe, reliable and efficient power.

For more information on the outage and areas and streets affected, please contact CUC’s Customer Service Team at 949-5200 or e-mail [email protected].

 

Plan Cayman is the Focus of a BE INFORMED Session

The Chamber of Commerce will host a BE INFORMED session on Plan Cayman on Wednesday afternoon, at its offices in Governors Square, West Bay Road.

Members may attend on Wednesday, 5th December, from 3:00p.m. to 4:30p.m., as Director of Planning Haroon Pandhoie, and Planning Assistant-Policy and Development Richard Mileham, present an overview of Plan Cayman, including the purpose behind the update, and how members may be involved.

Register online at: CaymanChamber.ky

 

Cayman Islands: CARE Quiz Night is on Wednesday, 5th December

Come join in the fun and test the gray matter!

Not able to make it on Wednesday, then please help us raise much needed funds by spreading the word about our quiz night. You can download the quiz poster by clicking on the following

link and spread the word in your office and on community boards:http://files.constantcontact.com/7aa72710101/0935b44f-fed6-41ed-bea4-fda2d01459df.pdf

16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence Underway in Cayman Islands

The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is marking 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence with a number of awareness-raising events, including radio interviews and presentations by Family Resource Centre representatives, using the #HearMeToo hashtag. The following are events that the public can take part in:

■ Ends Monday, 10 December – 16-day Clothesline Project is being displayed throughout various districts across Grand Cayman. The initiative highlights the uplifting slogans of those impacted by gender violence on T-shirts and promotes the healing process.

■ Monday, 30 November – Dress for a Cause Day, Government Administration Building, 9 a.m. Participants are asked to wear orange.

■ Wednesday, 5 December – Clothesline Project T-shirt painting session. Display your story and engage in the healing process. All shirts are the property of FRC. Different colours represent various types of violence. Family Resource Centre, 5.30 p.m. – 7 p.m. No registration required. For further information call the Family Resource Centre on 949-0006.

■ Monday, 10 December – Human Rights Day and 16 Days closing ceremony, George Town Town Hall, 5.30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Organised by Business and Professional Women’s Club. All are welcome. Contact BPWC for details [email protected]

 

Cayman Islands: Rotary Christmas Tree Lighting

Cayman Islands: Rotary Senior’s Boxing Day Lunch/Party

Cayman Cookout

SAVE THE DATE:

JANUARY 16 – 20, 2019

TICKETS ARE NOW ON SALE:www.caymancookout.com

The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman will once again become the culinary epicenter of the Caribbean when it hosts the Eleventh Annual Cayman Cookout from January 16-21, 2019. Created and hosted by esteemed – seafood master and co-owner of Le Bernardin in New York City and Blue by Eric Ripert at The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman – Cayman Cookout 2019 will see Chef Ripert joined by an impressive roster of globally recognised culinary stars including José Andrés, Andrew Zimmern, Emeril Lagasse, Yannick Alleno, Dominique Crenn, Amanda Cohen, Emma Bengtsson and Nancy Silverton.

Cayman Cookout brings together talented chefs, wine and spirit experts, and culinary influencers in one of the most prestigious celebrations of food and wine in the world. Guests at this exclusive, interactive festival will enjoy dynamic cooking demonstrations, exclusive tastings and dining events, exciting local tours and unique epicurean experiences — all presented with a sense of barefoot elegance. The schedule of intimate events and celebrations allows for unprecedented access and interaction with some of the world’s most famous and beloved chefs as well as unforgettable meals all set in one of the Caribbean’s most exclusive destinations. Set along Seven Mile Beach at the luxurious Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman, Cayman Cookout is hosted in partnership with Cayman Islands Department of Tourism.

Tickets and room packages for Cayman Cookout 2019 are now available at www.caymancookout.com.

Bookings can be made at http://www.ritzcarlton.com/grandcayman, by phone at 800-241-3333 or by contacting one’s preferred travel professional.

 

Beating Depression, Anxiety and Narcotics Addiction: 2019 Update Eastern Caribbean Cruise

Fort Lauderdale, FL, United States

Sun, Apr 28 – Sun, May 5, 2019

Synopsis

1.Physicians in primary care need up-to date, standardized and precise measuring tools for identifying SUD and their readiness for treatment 2.In the last 20 years physicians seek better strategies of managing Dual diagnosis

Providers

Continuing Education, Inc

Dates

Sun, Apr 28 – Sun, May 5, 2019

Venue

Aboard Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas

Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale, FL, N/A

United States

Contact Information

Phone: 1-800-422-0711

Fax:

Contact Name: Continuing Education, Inc

Contact E-mail: [email protected]

Website: http://www.continuingeducation.net

Topics

Addiction Medicine

Faculty

Joseph Beltempo, PhD;Gisela Schlosser, BA, MD, CCFP, FCFP

Est Attendance

25-50

SOURCE: http://www.ptmg.com/meeting-details/Beating-Depression,-Anxiety-and-Narcotics-Addiction-2019-Update-Eastern-Caribbean-Cruise–Fort-Lauderdale-FL-359280

 

Cayman Islands Public Holidays for 2018/9

The list of Cayman Islands Public Holidays for 2018 is now officially confirmed and released by the’s Office.

The list is as follows:

Remembrance Day: Monday, 12 November 2018;

Christmas: Tuesday, 25 December 2018; and

Boxing Day: Wednesday, 26 December 2018.

Cayman Islands Public Holidays for 2019 Listed

· All public holidays for 2019, with the exception of the Queen’s Birthday holiday in June, are now confirmed.

· The Queen’s Birthday holiday is anticipated to be on Monday, 10 June but remains subject to confirmation.

· Christmas holidays are midweek next year.

Grand Cayman (GIS) – Public Holidays in the Cayman Islands for 2019, except the Queen’s Birthday holiday, are officially confirmed by the Deputy Governor’s Office.

The Governor’s Office informs the Trooping of the Colour, annual ceremony held to commemorate the Queen’s Official Birthday, is likely to be on Saturday, 8 June 2019. Consequently, the official Queen’s Birthday public holiday in the Cayman Islands is likely to be Monday, 10 June 2019. Official confirmation is expected in early 2019.

The 2019 public holidays are:

New Year’s Day: Tuesday, 1 January;

National Heroes Day: Monday, 28 January;

Ash Wednesday: Wednesday, 6 March;

Good Friday: Friday, 19 April;

Easter Monday: Monday, 22 April;

Discovery Day: Monday, 20 May;

Queen’s Birthday: Monday, 10 June (UNCONFIRMED);

Constitution Day: Monday, 1 July;

Remembrance Day: Monday, 11 November;

Christmas: Wednesday, 25 December; and

Boxing Day: Thursday, 26 December.

For the official web portal, www.gov.ky:

Web title: 2019 Public Holidays Listed

Web blurb: The Deputy Governor’s Office has released the official list of 2019 public holidays, except the Queen’s Birthday holiday.

 

Cayman Drama Society Presents A Playhouse Family Christmas

is proud to announce the details for our next Pharma & Biotech IP conference.

Following on from last year’s successful event, we are delighted to confirm that Pharma and Biotech IP will be returning to London on 28 January 2019.

Building on the past two years, Pharma and Biotech IP will provide IP professionals within life sciences with a unique platform to learn, share best practice and hear the latest IP strategies for thriving at a time when regulatory and legislative changes are having a significant impact. And don’t forget the excellent networking opportunities that all IAM events provide!

“The IAM Pharma and Biotech IP was a fantastic event, with excellent speakers and content, and a great mix of delegates for networking.” -BenevolentAI

Are you interested in attending IAM’s Pharma and Biotech event in 2019? Click here to register your place ahead of the agenda announcement with a £200 discount – quote code PHABIO200.

For further information, you can contact [email protected].

We look forward to meeting you in London!

 

Managing Trademark Assets Europe heads to London on 28 January

Managing Trademark Assets Europe 2019

Hear how in-house counsel are cost-effectively managing trademark portfolios

World Trademark Review (WTR) is delighted to announce that Managing Trademark Assets Europe will be heading to London on 28 January 2019.

Managing Trademark Assets Europe will deliver a new exciting agenda and speaker line-up with key topics including:

The cost-effective strategic management of trademarks

Trademarks across the enterprise: communication and presentation

Fighting counterfeits with limited budgets

gTLDs, GDPR and the UDRP: navigating the ever-shifting online enforcement landscape

Ethically managing brand identity and enforcement on social media

MTA Europe Full Programme

This is a unique forum that will once again bring together trademark counsel and brand experts from a variety of industries and provide a space in which to hear new insights, discuss best practice and share strategies for cost effectively building and protecting resilient brands.

Plus, don’t forget the excellent networking opportunities that WTR events provide!

For more: http://www.wtr-events.com/events/managing-trademark-assets-europe-2019/event-summary-7f26f784c11648fcbfe5ea80a2752657.aspx?_cldee=Y29saW5AbWFnbmFjYXJ0YW11c2ljYWx0cmlhbC5jb20=&recipientid=contact-57e8272377944a28afebfbf6398e3864-560418d2f4da46d6b6f35677af82e3a4&utm_source=ClickDimensions&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=MTA%20Europe%202018%20-%20Marketing&esid=0754e7e1-81ba-e811-8147-e0071b6c3f11&urlid=2

 

IP business leaders are heading to Rio this November

Limited price US $ 495 LATAM100 places using the code * – Save US $ 100 at the normal rate. You can register at weblink below.

The people you know are just as important as what you learn. Latin America business leaders bring IP to Rio de Janeiro on November 29 – is your chance to be part of the conversation.

Latin America is designed specifically for rights holders in the region seeking to leverage and maximize the value of their IP assets. With a series of networking sessions, registration breakfast and a long lunch, Latin America offers unparalleled opportunities to meet and interact with their peers.

Latin America 2018

IPBC is proud to have an equal hearing and diverse owners of IP, decision makers, licensors and influencers, policy experts, internal consultants, lawyers from private practice, IP service providers and other members of the global community of IP. IPBC Latin America really is the only opportunity this year to discuss issues of IP pressing with people around the ecosystem of IP.

But there is much more to Latin America than IPBC alone make new contacts. A respected teacher discuss and analyze the problems faced by rights holders and provide market information and practical advice for international IP holders operating in the region. See the full agenda at weblink below.

For more: http://events.ipbc.com/events/ipbc-latin-america-2018/event-summary-fa36b62bea144e8cb16eaf7e41f692fa.aspx?_cldee=Y29saW5AbWFnbmFjYXJ0YW11c2ljYWx0cmlhbC5jb20%3d&recipientid=contact-57e8272377944a28afebfbf6398e3864-0421447cb14f48fb9330ebfc872b838c&utm_source=ClickDimensions&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=IPBC%20Latin%20America%202018%20-%20Marketing&esid=855acab2-11b5-e811-8146-e0071b6c3f11&urlid=0

 

Cayman Islands’ Chatterbox Adult Family Support Services

We offer family support for all ages.

You can find contact details on the flyer below to discuss any concerns you may need help with.

We are here to help!

Learn More

Chatterbox | 949 7065 | [email protected]| www.chatterboxcayman.com

KAABOO Cayman Feb. 15-16, 2019
The KAABOO Cayman festival has announced plans to donate some of its proceeds to local nonprofit agencies on the island.In a news release, festival organizers said $1 of every ticket sold would be set aside to support three local and one international charitable groups. Two-day passes for the festival are expected to start at more than $200 when the lineup of entertainers is announced at 7:30 a.m. on May 15. Officials said they hope to sell 11,000 tickets.The festival is scheduled for Feb. 15-16, 2019.KAABOO Cayman will be supporting the , Feed Our Future and the Cayman National Cultural Foundation, along with MusicCares, a Recording Academy program that has been a partner in the KAABOO Del Mar festival in California.For more information about KAABOO Cayman, visitwww.kaaboocayman.com

COMMUNITY EVENTS (Date Order)

FRI DEC 7

Hopscotch Studios FREE Concert

Hopscotch Studios presents a FREE tribute concert in honor of Memory of Justice and Humble and the Meek, on Friday (7 Dec) at  8pm at the Lions Center. Featuring performances by Freddie Jackson, Naomi Cowan, Lammie, Rex and the Impulz Band, Regeneration band and more.

SAT DEC 8

Parent’s Day Out

The YMCA is hosting Parent’s Day Out for ages 5 – 12 years old from 9am to 4pm on Saturday (8 Dec) at the Field of Dreams. Email [email protected] for more information.

The Windsor Park Community’s Teen Night – Christmas Party

The Windsor Park Community’s Teen Night – Christmas Party for ages 13 – 17 will be held 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm on December 8th at the South Sound Community Centre. These events are hosted by the George Town South and George Town West MLA representatives.

Windsor Park Community Children Christmas Party

The Windsor Park Community’s Christmas Party for children will be held on Saturday, December 8th from 12:00 pm to 3:30 pm at the Windsor Park Park in George town off Walker’s Road.

Deadline for Night of Lights Contest Submissions

Entries for the Spot Bay Committee 1st Annual Night of Lights contest are due Thursday, December 8th.  Email [email protected] for details or call Liz at 925-3924.

SUN DEC 9

Jingle Bell 5K 10K Walk/Run

Cayman Islands Crisis Centre (CICC), a charity organization that provides support and shelter to victims of domestic abuse, is hosting its annual Jingle Bell 5K 10K Walk/Run. The race, now in its 16th year, will take place on Sunday December 9th 2018, with the start and finish at Holiday Inn, Safe Haven. After the race, participants will get breakfast and pictures with Santa, all included within the registration fee.  Registration for the event on www.caymanactive.com/jingle. CI$25 pre-registration and CI$30 day of the event.

MON DEC 10

Human Rights Day and Closing Ceremony for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence

Human Rights Day and the 16 Days closing ceremony will be held on Monday, December 10th at the George Town Town Hall, 5.30 p.m. – 7 p.m. Organised by Business and Professional Women’s Club. All are welcome. Contact BPWC for details [email protected]

16-day Clothesline Project

The Family Resource Centre (FRC) is marking 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence with a number of awareness-raising events, including radio interviews and presentations by Family Resource Centre representatives, using the #HearMeToo hashtag.

16-day Clothesline Project is being displayed throughout various districts across Grand Cayman. The initiative highlights the uplifting slogans of those impacted by gender violence on T-shirts and promotes the healing process.

THU DEC 13

Scubaluminations 2018

Watch Santa arrive at Rackams escorted by his underwater reindeer on Thursday, December 13thstarting at 6 pm.  Get photos with Father Christmas for you and the family. Dogs very welcome. Bring a donation for the rescue dogs :- dog kibble, tinned food, dog treats, dog toys, pee pads etc. Buy gifts for family and friends from the pop up shops. This will be the last chance to buy Christmas raffle tickets as the prize draw will be done at Scubaluminations. Meet adoptable dogs. Have fun! This is a fundraiser for One Dog At A Time.

FRI DEC 14

Parent’s Night Out

The YMCA is hosting Parent’s Night Out for ages 5 – 12 years old from 6 to 10pm on Friday (14 Dec) at the Field of Dreams. Email [email protected] for more information.

MON DEC 17

Customs Hours Extension

To facilitate imports, Customs will be extending opening hours at their Collection office only during the last week before Christmas (17 to 21 December 2018), and again after Christmas (27 and 28 December 2018).  To better serve customers, Customs will be open to the public from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, Monday to Friday but close on Saturday, 22 December and Saturday, 29 December 2018.  This means that customers will have an extra hour to make payments to Customs, or do any other business necessary to clear their goods through Customs.

Sav-New CoDAC Senior Citizens Christmas Party

The Sav-New CoDAC’s annual senior citizens Christmas party will be held on Monday, December 17th from 6:30 to 9:30 at the Pedro St. James courtyard.

TUE DEC 18

Cancer Society’s Annual General Meeting

The Cancer Society’s Annual General Meeting is Tuesday (18 Dec) at 6pm at the Chamber of Commerce in Governor’s Square

SAT DEC 22

Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming: Christmas Parties

The Spot Bay Committee presents a children’s party with a bouncing castle, pizza and dj at 5pm on December 22nd at Spot Bay Park.  A party for the adults is planned for 8:00 pm at Charlies – Boggy Sand.

SUN DEC 23

Candle Light Service

The Spot Bay Committee presents a candlelight service at Bethel Baptist church on Sunday, December 23rd at 7:00 pm

MON DEC 24

Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming: Caroling and Senior Gift Distribution

The Spot Bay Committee presents Christmas caroling on foot and door to door gift distribution to seniors starting at 7:00 pm on December 24th – Taylor Turn – East to Conway Turn.

 St George’s Anglican Church

St George’s Anglican Church, Courts Road, Eastern Ave, George Town

Christmas Eve Carols and Midnight Mass 10:45p.m.

TUE DEC 25

Singspiration in the Park

The Spot Bay Committee presents the annual Spot Bay Singspiration in the park on December 25th at 7:00 pm, followed by a fireworks display at 8:00 pm and then at 9:30 – Mrs. Vivia’s Cistern Top Party.

St George’s Anglican Church

St George’s Anglican Church, Courts Road, Eastern Ave, George Town

Christmas Day 8:00a.m.

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