Cayman in brief

Girl’s Brigade

The Girl’s Brigade Council invites Brigade girls, their families, officers, assistants and friends of Girls’ Brigade to an evening of fellowship and fun at the Elmslie United Church Hall at 5.30pm on Wednesday. This is an opportunity to meet with the International President of Girls’ Brigade, Mrs. Ruth Chikasa during her visit to Cayman. Dinner and refreshments will be provided. The work of all of the companies for the year will be displayed.

War on Weight

Friday is the deadline to apply for the War on Weight challenge, funded by the Cayman Heart Fund. Applications are available at and can be filled out online or downloaded and submitted via e-mail to [email protected]

Deals on Wheels

The Red Cross mobile thrift shop goes to Bodden Town by the public beach close to the Lorna’s Texaco Gas Station, 6am to 10am Saturday. Clothing, shoes and other miscellaneous items are available for reasonable prices.

Blue Jack Night

The United World Colleges Cayman Islands National Foundation presents its annual games night, 7pm to midnight Saturday at The ARC, Camana Bay. Cards, dominoes, complimentary hors d’oeuvres and champagne, cash bar, silent auction, live DJs, door prizes. All proceeds toward scholarships for young Caymanians at United World Colleges. Tickets $50. Sponsorship opportunities available. Email [email protected] or call 916-0839 or 916-7589 for more information and tickets. Limited number of tickets at the door.

Lionfish hunts

Lionfish hunts will be held at 7.45am Saturday at Ocean Frontiers, 3 tank dive. Contact 947-7500. $20 per person. 1.15pm, at Divetech in West Bay. Contact 946-5658. $10 per person. 2pm, Tortuga Divers at Morritt’s, East End. Contact 947-2097 to register. $10 per person. Sponsored by Foster’s Food Fair.

Lionfish hunt

Lionfish hunt at 9am Sunday two-tank dive with Red Sail Sports at Grand Cayman Beach Suites. Contact 949-8745. $20 per person. Sponsored by Foster’s Food Fair.