Ambergris Today expresses sincere condolences to the family of the late Frederick Cassian Waight, "Captain Freddie" of San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, who passed away on Saturday, February 18, 2014. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 22, 2014, at the San Pedro Roman Catholic Church on Ambergris Caye, Belize at 10:00 a.m. immediately followed by a memorial on the beach.
The Embassy of Mexico informs that the El Colegio de la Frontera Norte (COLEF) in Mexico, has opened its 2014 scholarship call for applications for postgraduate programs.
The Sunshine Scholarship Foundation is now in full gear raising funds locally, nationally, and internationally to assist students in primary education. The Foundation aims in assisting students especially those of low income families and those of special needs. The Foundation is being spearheaded by Mrs. Eve Dirnback, President, and assisted by the Board of Directors of Isla
The Belize Barrier Reef is a source of wonder, enjoyment, food, employment, and above all, pride. We are truly “people of the reef”! To celebrate Reef Week 2014, Oceana Belize is embarking on a photo-competition via Instagram.
I hope this letter finds you and your place of business under the most fortunate of circumstances. It is a great honor and privilege to also wish you a Happy New Year on behalf of the San Pedro Cancer Society and that we may all be rejoicing in the prosperity that it has to offer.
Join the worthy cause taking place on Friday, March 14, 2014 at 6pm; Memorial Park in Belize City. Express yourself and together let's light up the night for kids.
Sunday, January 26th, 12 pm noon, the Blues Dogs Blues Band from Colorado, will be having a fundraiser for Holy Cross Anglican School at Estel's By the Sea. Local musicians, Mike & Rob from Legend's Burger House, Dale Wallace, Jr, Trumon Davis and Amorice will be gracing us with their musical and singing skills!
Saga Humane Society is pleased to announce the first Cook Off for 2014, Appetizers! Join us Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at Luna Loca to try all the excellent dishes. VIP Table- No waiting in line for food, food will be served to you! Seating for up to 6 person per table at a great price of $25 BZ per Person.
Sagebrush Community Church is proud to announce they will be teaming up with BWO (Believer's World Outreach) for a 5-day community outreach, "Celebration Week". During this time over 40 volunteers from the United States will be coming to the island, led by BWO's project director Debbie Tietsort, to team up with Sagebrush Belize Campus' volunteers.
Christmas is the season of spreading joy and happiness to all and with this in mind The Belize Pro Dive Center is organizing its first ever annual food and toy drive. Below is a post they had on their facebook page:
Saga Humane Society is pleased to announce their end of the year Cook Off of Champions for Thursday, December 19, 2013 at Wet Willy's Cantina. Competing for the prize will be the winning Chefs from throughout the year from their monthly cook offs.
Christmas time is here and the San Pedro Lions Club is always organizing fun filled events to spread the Christmas Cheer to island residents. Below is their 2013 Christmas Schedule for all residents to enjoy. Thursday, December 12, 2013 – Senior Citizen Dance at 7pm Sunday, December 15, 2013 – Children’s Party at 3pm
Jehovah’s Witnesses are convinced that the positive message and practical suggestions that will be presented at the Six District Conventions will be of benefit to all. The convention theme is “God’s Word Is Truth”. This theme is significant because it underscores a core family value for Jehovah’s Witnesses families.
Help Save A Life – Give Blood - San Pedro Blood Drive Hosted By:San Pedro Red Cross, Washington University of Health and Science Medical School and Belize Blood Bank Date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
Since the inception of the San Pedro Holiday Lighted Boat Parade on Ambergris Caye seven years ago, residents and tourists have been looking forward to the special event that kicks off the holiday/tourist season on the island. Lights, sound and cheerful glee fill the night’s sky and everybody at Central Park, at home or at their special viewing spot has a great time.
Come on out and support local artists as they display their best paintings at San Pedro’s Local Art Fair to be held this Friday, November 29, 2013 and Saturday, November 30, 2013 at the San Pedro Lions Den. Artists include: Melody Sanchez Wolfe, Kirk Cruz, Papo Alamilla, Edgar Gomez, Baron Neal, Orvin Mejia, Valley Ruddick, Manzanero, Mr. Meggs and many more.
SAGA Humane Society is pleased to announce that on Tuesday, December 3, 2013,Kelly McGuire will be Singing for Saga at Fido's Courtyard from 6pm to 9pm. There will be an auction with Kelly showing he is the World's Best Auctioneer for Saga! Plus raffle prizes and Fido's will donate a portion of all sales of Draft Beer and Wings ordered during the event.
The San Pedro Lions Club will be holding a beauty pageant on Saturday, November 23, 2013, 8:00 pm at the Angel Nunez Auditorium in which four beautiful young ladies will be vying for the title of Lions Queen 2013-2014. The lovely contestants are Catlyn Benguche, Erica Bodden, Arlethe Lima, and Julissa Trejo.
A message from Lilly, Iain and Joana: "My beloved French mother 'Micheline Nayard' who was 74 years of age came to Belize in 2006 to live with us when she was diagnosed with cancer. We did all we could for this previously very independent lady; modifying our lives to adapt to this terrible illness.