Public Events

 

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA COMMUNITY CALENDAR- 2013

 

January

Saturday January 26thSwetes Reunion Committee

7th Annual Dinner Dance

Venue: Eastwood Manor

3371 Eastchester Road

Bronx NY

Time: 8pm – 1am

Donation: $85

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

February

Saturday February 16thAntigua and Barbuda Cultural Society Inc.

Pre-Lenten Fish Fry

Venue: Antigua House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

12 noon – 6pm

Cost: $10 per plate

For more info: contact 646-744-7395

 

March

Saturday March 16th – Friends of the Antigua Public Library – NY Inc./Antigua Girls’ High School Alumni - NY

Book Launch- So The Nailhead Bend, So The Story End

Honoring Dr. Althea Prince

Venue: Antigua House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

Cost: $25 includes the cost of book

For more info: contact [email protected] or call 516-695-6772

 

Sunday March 17th – Faith and Hope high School Alumni (Antigua, W. I.) New York Chapter

Annual Thanksgiving Service

Venue: St. Mary’s Anglican R.E. Church

411 East 143rd Street

Bronx NY

Time:

For more info: Contact Genevieve @ 646-286-2219

Saturday March 23rd- South Stars Athletic Association Inc.

3rd Annual Awards Banquet

Venue: The Holy Nativity Church Hall

3061 Bainbridge Avenue

Bronx NY 10467

8pm-1am

Cost: $80 advance; $85 at the door

For more info: Everton Pigott @ 646-596-0455 or 718-247-9909 or email: [email protected]

 

April

Saturday April 13th – Antigua Girls’ High School Alumni Association – NY

Annual Tea Party

Theme: “It’s A Garden Party”

Venue: St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church

781 Castle Hill Avenue

Bronx NY

Time: 2-6pm

Donation: $20 (AGHSAA members: $15)

For more info: Contact Gloria @ 917-319-6339 or Ophetta @ 203-644-7920

 

Saturday April 13th Roots of Bolans Development Group

Friends and Family Night

Venue: 1001 Kelly Street, Bronx NY 10457

Time: 6pm – 10pm

 

Saturday April 13th – Crossroad of All Saints Village Fund, Inc.

Annual Dinner and Dance

Venue: Macedonia Community Center

103 West 2nd Street

Mt. Vernon NY 10550

Time:  7pm- 2am; Cocktails: 7:00-8:00p.m.

Donation: $75.00

For more info: 914-667-2020, 914-699-7660, 914-564-0245 or [email protected] 

 

Friday April 26thFriends of the Antigua Public Library – NY Inc.

Friends Book Club                                                                   

Venue: The Antigua House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

6:30 pm

RSVP @ [email protected] or call 516-695-6772

Selection: So The Nailhead Bend, So the Story End – Edited by Dr. Althea Prince

 

Saturday April 27th - Swetes Reunion Committee

Praise Breakfast

Eastwood Manor

3371 Eastchester Road

Bronx NY 10469

Time:

Donation:

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Saturday April 27th - Faith and Hope high School Alumni (Antigua, W.I.) New York Chapter

Tea Party

Venue: St. Luke’s Episcopal Church

777 East 172nd 222nd Street

Bronx NY 10467

3:00pm Until

Donation: $20

For more information: Contact Genevieve @ 646-286-2219 or [email protected]

 

May

Saturday May 4th – Children of Freetown Antigua – USA Inc.

Casino and Shopping Trip

Mount Airy Lodge

Poconos, Pennsylvania

Donation:

For more info: Contact Eustace Watson @ 718-464-8040

 

Saturday May 4th – Roots of Bolans Development Group

Losterfest

Venue: Woodbury Commons and Huntslanding PA

Bus leaves 1001 Kelly Street, Bronx NY 10457

Time: 9am

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

Sunday May 5th - Antigua and Barbuda Cultural Society Inc.

ABCS Chorale Concert

Beulah Wesleyan Methodist Church

221 West 136th Street

New York, NY 10030

Time: 4:00 pm

Donation: $25 Adult; $ 10 Children under 10 years

For more info: contact 646-744-7395

 

Saturday May 11th- Wadadli West USA Inc.

Tea Cup and Saucer Social Event

Venue and time to be announced

 

Saturday May 18th – The Rainbow Group

23rd Anniversary Concert

Venue: Woodycrest United Methodist Church, 89 W 166th Street, Bronx NY 10452

For more information: contact Austin Hazelwood @ 718-542-5825 or 917-939-1829

 

Sunday May 19th 2013 - Crossroad of All Saints Village Fund Inc.

9th Anniversary

Prayer Brunch

Venue-- TBA

 

Friday May 24th – Antigua & Barbuda Progressive Society Inc

Games Night

Antigua & Barbuda House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

For more information: 212-933-4008

Email [email protected]

 

June

Saturday June 1st - Children of Freetown Antigua – USA Inc.

Wine Tasting/Lunch

Atlantic City

For more info: Contact Eustace Watson @ 718-464-8040

 

Sunday June 9th – Antigua & Barbuda Progressive Society Inc

Induction of New Members

Antigua & Barbuda House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

For more information: 212-933-4008

                                [email protected]

 

Saturday June 15th – Roots of Bolans Development Group

Fish Fry and Block Party

Venue: 1001 Kelley Street, Bronx NY 10457

Time: 4pm - until

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

Saturday June 15th - Antigua and Barbuda Cultural Society, Inc.

25th Anniversary Annual Dinner Dance

Antun’s 96-43 Springfield Blvd, Queens Village, NY

9pm – 2am

Cost: $80

For more information: Maple @ 718-527-8064; Cran @ 718-978-9155; Janet @ 646-894-4246

 

Sunday June 16th – Friends of the Antigua Public Library – NY Inc.

Spring Brunch

Venue: Antigua House

12 West, 122nd Street, Harlem

Time: 2pm

Donation:

Special Guest: Joy Lawrence (author)

RSVP @ [email protected] or call 516-695-6772

 

Saturday June 22nd - Faith and Hope high School Alumni (Antigua, W. I.) New York Chapter

Brunch

Venue: TBD

For more information: Contact Genevieve @ 646-286-2219 or [email protected]

 

Swetes Reunion Committee

Anniversary Church Service

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Swetes Reunion Committee

Family Day Picnic

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Saturday June 29th - Roots of Bolans Development Group

Atlantic City Bus Trip

Bus leaves 1001 Kelly Street, Bronx NY 10457

Time: 9am

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

Saturday June 29thFriends of the Antigua Public Library – NY Inc.

Friends Book Club & Annual Meeting

Venue: Antigua House

12 West, 122nd Street, Harlem

RSVP @ [email protected] or call 516-695-6772

Selection to be announced

 

July

Saturday July 6th - Wadadli West USA Inc.

Fish Fry and Barbeque in the Park

Randall’s Island

Time and cost to be announced

For more information:

 

Saturday July 20th - Faith and Hope high School Alumni (Antigua, W. I.) New York Chapter

Barbeque

Venue: TBD

For more information: Contact Genevieve @ 646-286-2219 or [email protected]

 

Saturday, July 27th – Sidewalk University

Annual Scholarship Breakfast

Venue: Michael Anthony’s Restaurant

502 Washington Blvd

Jersey City, NJ 07310

For more information: Contact Andy Howell @ 973-885-0860

 

July 20-27Swetes Reunion Committee

REUNION in Antigua

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

July - Roots of Bolans Development Group

Bus Trip to Atlantic City

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

August

August 4 – 10 – Villa and Pont Reunion Inc.

REUNION in Antigua

 

Saturday August 17thSwetes Reunion Committee

Bus Trip

Venue: Sight and Sound

“Daniel in the Lion’s Den”

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Saturday August 17th – Roots of Bolans Development Group

Summer Cruise

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

Saturday August 24thAntigua & Barbuda Progressive Society Inc.

Summer Throw Back Barbeque

Antigua & Barbuda House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

For information: 212-933-4008

                        [email protected]

 

Saturday August 31stCaribbean Splashdown Music Festival Inc.

Caribbean Splashdown Music Festival

Venue: TBD

September

Swetes Reunion Committee

Annual Boat Ride

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Sunday September 8th - Crossroad of All Saints Village Fund Inc.

Annual Family & Friends Picnic

Glenn Island State Park

New Rochelle, New York

For information: 914-699-7660 or 914-667-2020

 

Friday September 13th - Faith and Hope high School Alumni (Antigua, W. I.) New York Chapter

Banquet

Venue: Macedonia Community Center

103 West 2nd Street

Mt. Vernon NY 10550

For more information: Contact Genevieve @ 646-286-2219 or [email protected]

 

Saturday September 14th - Antigua Girls’ High School Alumni Association – NY

5th Annual Scholarship Luncheon

Theme: “Building Bridges of Hope”

Venue: Maestro’s Caterers

1703 Bronxdale Avenue

Bronx NY 10462

Time: 12noon – 4pm

Donation: $70

For more info: Contact Gloria @ 917-319-6339 or Ophetta @ 203-644-7920

 

Friday September 27thAntigua Progressive Society

79th Anniversary Opening Night – Exhibit of Papers

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

For more information: 212-933-4008 or [email protected]

 

Saturday September 28thRoots of Bolans Development Group

4th Annual Dinner & Dance (sit down dinner)

Eastwood Manor

3371 Eastchester Road

Bronx NY 10469

Time: 8pm – 2am

Donation:

For more information: Rosemarie @ 914-325-7255 or email: [email protected]

 

Saturday September 28thAntigua & Barbuda Progressive Society Inc

79th Anniversary Celebration and Awards Banquets

City College NYC

7pm – midnight

Donation:

For more information: 212-933-4008 or [email protected]

 

October

Saturday October 5th- Children of Freetown Antigua – USA Inc.

Lobster Fest

Rhode Island

For more info: Contact Eustace Watson @ 718-464-8040

 

Saturday October 19th - Wadadli West USA Inc.

Bus Trip to Fun and Games

Atlantic City

Time and Venue to be announced

For more information:

 

Sunday October 20th

Breast Cancer Walk

For more information: Contact Andy Howell @ 973-885-0860

 

Swetes Reunion Committee

Bus Trip

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

November

 

 

December

Saturday December 7thWadadli West USA Inc.

Holiday Shopping Trip

Time and Venue: TBD

For more information:

 

Saturday December 7th Roots of Bolans Development Group

Christmas Party

Time and Venue: TBD

 

Sunday December 8thAntigua & Barbuda Progressive Society Inc.

Holiday Cheer- Ole Time Christmas Celebration

Venue: Antigua & Barbuda House

12 West 122nd Street, Harlem

5:30pm- 8pm

For more information: 212-933-4008 or [email protected]

 

Saturday December 14th - Children of Freetown Antigua – USA Inc.

Annual Dinner Dance

Masetro’s Catering Hall

Bronxdale, Bronx NY

For more info: Contact Eustace Watson @ 718-464-8040

 

Swetes Reunion Committee

Christmas Social

For more of info: Denley Burton @ 917-567-2055 or Oswald Steele @ 201-988-8796

 

Sunday December 22nd – Crossroad of All Saints Village Funds, Inc

Family & Friends Christmas Celebration

Time: 6:00p.m. - 10:00p.m.

Venue-TBA