In the presentation, Sen. Myron Jackson and Ruby Simmonds Esannason will illustrate the importance of preserving the written and printed history of the U.S. Virgin Islands.
“The Unbreakable Virgin Islanders” aired on Apple TV on Sept. 7, marking the first time a film on the Virgin Islands was produced by a Virgin Islander to air on the streaming giant.
81C is honored to announce the full-scale gallery exhibition “Lucien Downes – Virgin Islands Contemporary.” A public opening party event will take place on Saturday, April 17, from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m.
In early March, the Miss World USVI Organization introduced its three 2021 contestants, who hail from the islands of St. Croix and St. Thomas. The title will be decided at a competition in August.
Passion River Films has acquired the worldwide rights to “Paradise Discovered: The Unbreakable Virgin Islanders” and is planning to release the film exclusively to academic and public libraries nationwide on Tuesday, March 9. “Unbreakable” is slated for general release in the spring.
Artist Jared Shomo's infrared photography exhibit opens Sat., Feb. 20, from 7 p.m. to midnight at 81C gallery's downtown location on Strand Gade in Charlotte Amalie.
81C is honored to announce a Valentine’s Day art gallery pop-up event called "For the Love of Art," taking place in collaboration with the V.I. Children’s Museum on Sunday, Feb. 14.
The Governor Juan F. Luis Hospital and Medical Center was illuminated at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, in honor of the 24 Virgin Islanders lost to COVID-19 and their families.
Registration is open for “Mystery in a Toga,” a virtual fundraiser for My Brother’s Workshop, scheduled to take place from 7 to 9 p.m. Jan. 30.
Also, since people could not get together, Dawn, the new owner of Pickles, bought on St. Thomas and then donated large frozen turkeys, hams and children's gifts that the group of volunteers delivered to 52 families including over 70 children
“The Rise of the Harbor and the Increase in Migration to St. Thomas, Danish West Indies 1880-1901” at 2 p.m. (AST) on Nov. 21. The event will be on Zoom; registration is required.
WUVI Radio and the Rock Collective will present A Special Rock Lounge Open Mic virtual gathering celebrating the life of Doug Iannucci. From 6-8 p.m., Friday, Nov. 13.
We want to honor and take pride in the momentous 100th anniversary of this landmark institution through meaningful, memorable and exciting activities that cause us to reflect on the school’s history, celebrate achievements and even plan for future generations to come.
The center, in collaboration with arts organizations from coast to coast, is presenting 20 weeks of free online programming available on Facebook Live, YouTube, and the UVI website.
Gatherings that exceed 50 persons, including, but not limited to, political campaign events or meetings, concerts, parties, cultural events and other gatherings are prohibited.
Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. is the titular head of the Democratic Party in the USVI leading the V.I. delegation during the Aug. 17-20 virtual Democratic National Convention (DNC).