Community Calendar

 

SATURDAY, 7 DEC.

CHRISTMAS CRAFT MARKET
Compass Centre (corner Shedden Road and North Sound Road); from 10am-2pm
Compass Media community event featuring a chance to meet Santa, kids craft area, live music and handmade crafts; art and gifts by the Visual Arts Society
For more information, call Penelope at 949-5111

CHRISTMAS GIVING FAMILY FUN DAY
For students of Lighthouse School, NCVO and Frances Bodden Children’s Home
First Baptist Church, 920 Crewe Road, 10am to noon
Organised by Rotary Club of Grand Cayman

GTS AND GTW ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
Windsor Park, George Town 2pm-5pm
Barbara Conolly and David Wight host their annual Christmas party. Santa Claus will be in attendance with treats and surprises, and a grand prize will be awarded to the child wearing the funniest Christmas socks.

ROTARY CLUB OF CAYMAN BRAC ANNUAL SENIOR CITIZENS CHRISTMAS DINNER

7pm – 9pm, Aston Rutty Centre

 

CAYMAN NATIONAL PARADE OF LIGHTS
A colourful procession of boats decked out for the holidays sail through the harbour at Camana Bay, 6-8:30pm. Craft market, fireworks, entertainment and a visit by Santa.

MONDAY, 9 DEC.

WORC presents: JOBSCAYMAN Job seekers registrations
10am – 1pm, Cayman Brac Public Library
Demo presentation to Employers and Employer Registrations 2pm – 4:30pm, Cayman Brac Public Library

SISTER ISLANDS CIVIL & PUBLIC SERVICE AND PENSIONERS CHRISTMAS LUNCHEON WITH H.E. THE GOVERNOR
Aston Rutty Centre 12:30pm, BY INVITATION ONLY

CRUISE PORT REFERENDUM PUBLIC MEETING
Seafarer’s Hall, 11 Victory Ave, Prospect, 7:15pm
Organisers will be sharing information on the impacts of the proposed cruise berthing and cargo port project
For more details, call 938-5876, email [email protected] or visit their Facebook page @CPRCayman

TUESDAY, 10 DEC.

GLORIA! A TRADITIONAL ANNUAL CAROL CONCERT
Performed by the Cayman National Choir and Orchestra at Elmslie United Memorial Church, George Town on Tuesday 10 Dec. at 7.30pm and on Thursday 12 Dec. at 7.30pm. Admission Free (donations gratefully accepted at the door).

WEDNESDAY, 11 DEC.

LAYMAN E. SCOTT SR. HIGH SCHOOL SCIENCE FAIR
Cayman Brac

THURSDAY, 12 DEC.

PRIMARY SCHOOLS COMBINED CHRISTMAS MUSICAL
7pm, Aston Rutty Centre

LITTLE CAYMAN EDUCATION SERVICES ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PROGRAMME
7pm, Little Cayman Baptist Church

COMMUNITY THATCH PLAITING CLASS
7-9pm, Heritage House, Cost $5,
Contact [email protected]

GLORIA! A TRADITIONAL ANNUAL CAROL CONCERT
Performed by the Cayman National Choir and Orchestra at Elmslie United Memorial Church, George Town at 7.30pm.
Admission Free (donations gratefully accepted at the door).

FRIDAY, 13 DEC.

BINGO BELLS
Organised by the YMCA; at Mary Miller Hall, 6:30-8:30pm
A night of fun, fellowship and bingo, includes a serving of Grandma Judy’s ‘famous’ spaghetti dinner.
Tickets cost $10 each or three for $25 and are available at Field of Dreams or YMCA main office at Chamber of Commerce in Governors Square. All proceeds to benefit the YMCA.
For more information, call 926-9622 email [email protected]

DANCING FOR A CAUSE
Organised by Miss Jackie’s School of Dance to support Father Richard Ho Lung’s Missionaries of the Poor worldwide and in the Cayman Islands.
Harquail Theatre, 3pm matinee: Adults, $30; children under 12, $15; 7pm: all tickets $30 (no children’s prices); 10 tickets for $250
For more information email [email protected]

 

SATURDAY, 14 DEC.

CHRISTMAS ART AND CRAFT SALE
Organised by the Visual Arts Society
Paseo at Camana Bay, 10am-5pm
Arts, crafts, paintings, prints, hand-crafted jewellery, woodwork and more
For more information, email [email protected]
To book a stall, email [email protected]

NORTH SIDE CHRISTMAS DINNER
The North Side Community will be hosting its annual Christmas dinner on Saturday 14 Dec. at 6pm as the Craddock Ebanks Civic Centre.
For more details please contact Alex Johnson 9168232.

2nd ANNUAL NIGHT OF LIGHTS/HOME DECORATING COMPETITION
Presented by the 3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee. 6pm, Homes from “Taylor Turn” to “Conway Turnaround” and this year to include Spot Bay Bluff residents: homes east of Big Channel Road to the Lighthouse are eligible, Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]

SUNDAY, 15 DEC.

SPOT BAY CHURCH OF GOD (HOLINESS) – CHRISTMAS PROGRAM “CHRISTMUST”
6:30pm, Spot Bay Church of God (Holiness)

MONDAY, 16 DEC.

CONCERT AND CHRISTMAS FUNDRAISER
St. Ignatius Catholic School Loyola Hall, 7pm-8:30pm
Annual Christmas concert, featuring bands and choirs; 25 prizes including drawing for CI$25,000
Tickets cost $25 and are available from students/parents/staff, school/church offices, and outside major supermarkets during the first half of December.
All proceeds go towards school/church facility upgrades and scholarship fund.

TUESDAY, 17 DEC.

LAYMAN E. SCOTT SR. HIGH SCHOOL CAROL SERVICE

WEDNESDAY, 18 DEC.

ANNUAL SENIOR CITIZENS (60 YRS & OVER) QUARTERLY BIRTHDAY & CHRISTMAS PARTY
10am – 2pm, Aston Rutty Centre
Contact 916-7310 or 948-2331 for more information

HILLSIDE CHAPEL CHRISTMAS CAROL SERVICE
7:30pm, Hillside Chapel

SUNDAY, 22 DEC.

STAKE BAY BAPTIST CHURCH CHRISTMAS CANTATA “COME LET US ADORE” 7pm, Stake Bay Baptist Church
CHRISTMAS PROGRAM AND BEAUTIFUL STAR CANTATA
6:30pm, Watering Place Church of God (Holiness)

MONDAY, 23. DEC

2nd ANNUAL SPOT BAY SENIORS GIFT DISTRIBUTION & CHRISTMAS CAROLING
3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee presents: 5pm, Taylor Turn to Conway Turn, Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]

TUESDAY, 24 DEC.

CANDLELIGHT CAROL SERVICE
Presented by the 3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee. 6pm, Bethel Baptist Church, Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]

WEDNESDAY 25 DEC.

LIONS CLUB OF CAYMAN BRAC CHRISTMAS DAY PARADE & GIFT GIVING
For more information contact bracl[email protected]

ANNUAL GALA EVENT AT THE PARK WITH SINGSPIRATION & FIREWORKS
Presented by the 3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee,7pm, Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]

THURSDAY, 26 DEC.

DASHING THRU THE SAND
Boxing Day beach run and walk, starting at 7:30am on beach near Tillie’s (formerly Hemingways) and finishing at Seven Mile Beach Public Beach (about 1.5 miles)
Entry fee: $25 (includes random prizes, shirts for finishers and breakfast at Duke’s)
Register online at www.caymanactive.com/dashing
For more information, contact Jerry Harper at 928-2537 or [email protected]

BOXING DAY PICNIC
Presented by the 3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee. 1 – 4pm, Spot Bay Park

CAYMAN BRAC CHILDREN’S PARTY IN THE PARK WITH MOVIE
4 – 7pm, Spot Bay Park
Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]

BOXING DAY SENIORS LUNCHEON
Annual Christmas event for senior citizens
Organised by Rotary Club of Grand Cayman
First Baptist Church, 920 Crewe Road, 2:30pm

FRIDAY, 27 DEC.

GRAND FINALE EVENT
Presented by the 3rd Annual Spot Bay Christmas Homecoming Committee. 9pm, Mrs Vivia’s Backyard, Contact Liz Walton-Thompson at 9253924 or [email protected]