Social events around town.
Kelly McGuire visited the Island Academy this morning, Friday, February 03, 2012, during their morning assembly where he taught the students the lyrics to his song "Ambergris Caye". It was a great sing-along session for the students as they all had fun learning the lyrics to the song, danced a couple other nursery rhymes and also song Happy Birthday to Kelly.
“It is a joyous celebration when one celebrates a quinceaños, but isn’t it an even more joyous and special occasion to celebrate turning 80?” These were the opening remarks of Mr. Angel Nuñez who was invited to toast for our beloved octogenarian, Mrs. Elvia Staines. And Nuñez continued, “A rich person is not one who has much, but rather a rich person is one who is content with what he or she has. In this scenario Miss Elvia is a millionaire because she has truly enjoyed her life, family and friends, good health, the zest of living and being a generous giver to this community.”
Angelo Marin turned five on January 24 but celebrated with a big Scooby Doo Birthday Bash on Saturday, January 28, 2012 with all his friends and family on the beach by Boca del Rio Park. Island parties on the beach are always fun! Angelo and friends enjoyed games, food and drinks on the beach along with entertainment of a fire-eating clown who also served up some crazy ballon animals!
Students of Isla Bonita Elementary School had a great suprise when members of the Christian Chruch From Inidan, USA visited their school and brought along with them a kind donation for all to enjoy. On Wednesday, January 25, 2012, the school received school supplies and each student at the school receive an adorable and cuddly Beanie Babie Plush Toy.
Mrs. Marina Gonzalez owner of one of the most popular super stores in San Pedro, Marina’s Store, along with her family celebrated the 15th Birthday of her daughter Rocio Gonzalez.
Alfonso and Violeta Iglesias of Corozal Town lived several years in San Pedro, and so did Yansie as a child, so they are all considered Sanpedranos. So this weekend, January 14, 2012, a lot of folks from San Pedro headed over to Corozal Town to celebrate Yansie’s sweet 15th Birthday.
A family got together to celebrate the baptism of two beautiful girls this past Christmas Eve:
Sunday, December 18, 2011 was a night of great dance performances by the San Pedro Dance Company. Definitely the Christmas fever was in the air at the Rafael Angel Nuñez Auditorium. The show featured christmas performances and all the dancers shining on stage with their amazing costumes. The audience cheered and enjoyed another impressive show by the San Pedro Dance Company.
The San Pedro Roman Catholic School held its Christmas Show last night at the R. Angel Nuñez Auditorium with hundreds of students getting on stage to perform for the variety Show. Just before the Christmas Show, Teacher Dianellie Lopez and her Standard 2 class got together at the Central Park Christmas Tree for a photo opp. Merry Christmas from Daniellie Lopez and her Std. 2 class students.
Author and photographer Marius Jovaiša, of Heavenly Belize was in San Pedro over the weekend hosting a book sale and signing event that was held at Victoria House on Friday, December 9, 2011. Marius recently released the second edition of his popular aerial photography book on Belize, called Heavenly Belize.
On Sunday, December 11, 2011, The Varela's Family gathered their children for their traditional Christmas Cookie Day. There were many different christmas shaped cookies ready to be decorated with green, white and pink tasty frosting. All the children were helping out and expressing themselves in decorating their costumized cookie.
Luis Isariel Muñoz celebrated his 6th birthday on Saturday, December 3, 2011. With an underwater theme everybody was having a splash and lots of fun! Happy Birthday Isariel, Wishing you many many more!
Even after his retirement as Principal of San Pedro High School, the entirel student body continues to celebrate Mr. Nuñez's birthday on December 5. For years it was the task of the senior class to organize the big event that meant a break from classes and a free afternoon after the party. Each year every senior class tried to outdo the previous party.
Saturday, November 26, 2011, Luisana's friends and family gathered to celebrate her birthday. It was a fun night for karaoke, drinks and bocas. Happy Birthday Luisana and wish you many more.
Mohamad Hamad Harmouch boasts his medal that he won at the International Boxing event that took place in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye on Friday, November 18, 2011 at the R. Angel Nuñez Auditorium. He shared it with Hon. Manuel Heredia, Minister of Tourism, Culture and Civil Aviation as he was one of the major sponsors of the event.
Ten dollars got you a whole lot of burgers, nine to be exact, at Saga’s November Burger Cook Off that took place last night, Wednesday, November 16, 2011. The event went down at the Wahoo’s Lounge located on the beach at the Spindrift Hotel.
San Pedro is known for fiestas and Quinceaños are no exception. On Saturday, November 12, 2011 Ceni Grace celebrated her "Peacock" themed Quinceaños with her friends and family at the Lion's Den. Congratulations and Happy Birthday to Ceni and wishing you many more.
Ambergris Today joins friends and relatives of Stephanie Beltran to congratulate her on her educational accomplishment. Stephanie has earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Business Education with emphasis in management. She is now a proud Licenciada.
It was deemed the party of the decade by guest of Blue Water Grill as they celebrated along with Kelly and Mukul Kanabar and staff of the award-winning restaurant. The celebration was for their ten years of business in San Pedro, Ambergris Caye, Belize that took place at the Blue Water Grill outdoor deck on Saturday, November 5, 2011.
Sunday, October 31, 2011 Reef Radio held its second week of San Pedro's Got Talent Show. Many children gathered at the Lion's Den to cheer on their favorite performer that was gladly representing their school. Ambergris Today's; Gerry Badillo and Wave Music's; Deli Eiley hosted the exciting show that was also broadcasted live on channel 20 Reef Tv for viewers at home to watch.