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St. Thomas-St. John
Alcoholics Anonymous: Alcoholics Anonymous meets every day on all three islands. For information, call 776-5283.
Rotary Clubs: Rotary Club of St. Thomas II meets at 12:15 p.m. today at Aquaterra at Morning Star Marriott Beach Resort.
- Rotary Club East meets at 7 p.m. today at Bolongo Bay Beach Resort. St. Thomas/St. John Chief of Police Darren Foy will be guest speaker.
Free boating course: The St. Thomas Sail and Power Squadron offers a National Safe Boating Course from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays in room 212 of Nisky Shopping Center. Call Tom at 774-2715 for information.
Charity food drive: Banco Popular is hosting a Thanksgiving Food Drive to benefit the Catholic Charities of the Virgin Islands. Collection stations are set up in all Banco Popular branches in the territory for canned, dried and non-perishable food items. The food drive ends Nov. 16. Call Keisha Prince at 693-2702 or 626-6146 for information.
Chamber of Commerce: The next Business After Hours will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Tillett Gardens. Door prizes, raffle and complimentary hors d'oeurves will be available. Call Lynn Berry at 776-8566 for information.
Developmental Disabilities forum: The Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities will host the Voices That Count policy forum from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday and Friday in the Administration and Conference Center on the St. Thomas campus. Registration is required online at vtc.viucedd.org or by contacting Ms. Forde at 776-9200 ext. 2334.
We From Upstreet: The members of We From Upstreet will meet at 5:30 p.m. Friday at Petersen's Yard (across from the former Jefferson School).
Education System expo: The Department of Education will hold the second annual Education System Improvement Process Expos from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Tutu Park Mall. Up-to-date software and classroom technology, teacher services and vocational programs will be showcased. Call Yvette at 773-1095 ext. 7086 for information.
Frenchtown bingo: The Frenchtown Community Center will host bingo at 3 p.m. Oct. 14 at the center.
Beach Jam at Magens Bay: The October Sunday Beach Jam will take place from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 14 at Magens Bay Shed No. 4. There will be live music, a potluck table and birthday cake. All proceeds support The Family Resource Center. Contact Polly at 775-2814 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Walkathon at Fort Christian: Clear Blue Sky will hold their annual walkathon, "A Mindful Walk," at 3 p.m. Oct. 14 at Fort Christian. Registration will start at 2 p.m. in the Fort Christian parking lot. Call 774-9688 or visit www.cbsvi.org for information.
Rising Stars meeting: Superior Court Rising Stars parents and members will meet at 6 p.m. Oct. 16 at the Barbel Plaza Panyard.
Downtown Revitalization forum: Downtown Revitalization will hold a forum on pending downtown construction projects from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18 on the second floor of Grand Hotel Galleria. Contact David Bornn at 774-2501 or email@example.com for information.
Employer breakfast seminar: The Department of Labor will hold a free employer breakfast seminar from 8 to 11 a.m. Oct. 18 at Windward Passage Hotel on St. Thomas. The seminar will cover hiring incentives and tax credits. Contact Jacqueline M. Blyden at firstname.lastname@example.org or 774-3700 for information.
Joseph Sibilly School's fright night: The Joseph Sibilly Elementary School's annual fright night will take place at 5 p.m. Oct. 20 at the school. Activities will include costume competitions, a haunted house, games, crafts, food and music. Email email@example.com for information.
NAMI V.I.: The National Alliance on Mental Illness will hold a recognition dinner at 6:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at Walkers by the Sea on St. Thomas. Honorees include Kathleen Campbell, Liana Fanis, Elizabeth Lestrade and Janice Vanheyningen.
Call 775-3740 or 626-5345 for tickets or information.
Urban and Community Forestry Conference: The Virgin Islands Urban and Community Forestry Council will host the Caribbean Urban and Community Forestry Conference Oct. 25 and Oct. 26 in the Administration Building's conference room on UVI's St. Thomas campus. Contact Mario at 774-3745, 626-4269 or firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
Alternative movie night: Sevenminusseven presents a free movie night at 7 p.m. today. Film selections are foreign, art and independent films. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Call 267-424-4699 or email email@example.com for more information.
St. Croix Educational Complex: Educational Complex holds registration for the PSAT through noon on Oct. 15. The test will be held Oct. 17 and is mandatory for students in grades 10 and 11 and all grade nine Magnet students. Students may contact guidance counselors Predencia Miller or Earl Esdaile. Call Kayren at 778-2036 ext. 5818 for information.
Developmental Disabilities forum: The Center for Excellence in Developmental Disabilities will host the Voices That Count policy forum from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Oct. 15 and Oct. 16 in the Great Hall on the St. Croix campus. Registration is required online at vtc.viucedd.org or by contacting Ms. Pierre-Louis at 692-4266.
Education System expo: The Department of Education will hold the second annual Education System Improvement Process Expos from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at the Sunny Isle Shopping Center amphitheater. Up-to-date software and classroom technology, teacher services and vocational programs will be showcased. Call Yvette at 773-1095 ext. 7086 for information.
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority: Zeta Phi Beta Sorority will hold the second annual Put Ur Feet in Pink for the Cure event will be held at 8 p.m. Oct. 20 at Rotary West in Frederiksted. Call 643-3322, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.zphibvi.org for information.
Walk against breast cancer: The American Cancer Society will hold a walk against breast cancer from Christiansted wharf to Friedensthal Moravian Church on Oct. 20. Call 513-8145 or 778-2882 for information.
Employer breakfast seminar: The Department of Labor will hold a free employer breakfast seminar from 8 to 11 a.m. Oct. 31 at The Buccaneer on St. Croix. The seminar will cover hiring incentives and tax credits. Contact Jacqueline M. Blyden at email@example.com or 774-6700 for information.
Women's Coalition of St. Croix: Donations of gently used clothes, shoes, yoga mats, household items and furniture are in need. Drop them off at Closet to Closet, 15 Peter's Rest, Christiansted, the crisis center at 45 Fisher Street, Christiansted, or the Children's Center at 13 AB King Cross Street in Christiansted.
For information, call 773-2503.
Rotary Clubs: Rotary West Community Center in Frederiksted is available for business and social events. Call Clifford Christian at 772-2505 for information.
- Rotary Mid Isle meets at 7 a.m. Wednesday at Gertrude's Restaurant.