St. Christopher, the first Caribbean island to be permanently settled by both the English and the French (who shared the island between 1627 and 1713 ), was a model and a springboard for English and French colonialism in the Caribbean and elsewhere.
 

'Draft Programme for History & Heritage Month 2013'

Theme: “Protecting and preserving our endangered values”

Launch
Date: Tuesday 5th February 2013
Time: 6:00 pm
Venue: Matheson House

Heritage Hike
Date: Saturday 9th February 2013
Time: 6:30 am (meeting point outside St. Christopher National Trust, Bay Road)
Venue: McDowell Estate

Ecumenical Service
Date: Monday 11th February 2013
Venue and time to be decided by the Christian Council and the Evangelical Association

Panel Discussion Theme: Are the values that define our people and country endangered?
Date: Thursday 14 February 2013
Time : 8:30 pm
Venue: ZIZ Televison Station
Panelists: TBA

Quiz(Preliminaries)
Date: Tuesday 19th February 2013
Time and Venues TBA

Guest Lecture
Date: Wednesday 20th February 2013
Venue ( In Nevis TBA)

Seminar with Teachers and Youth Organizations (with Guest Lecturer)
Date: Thursday 21st February 2013
Venue: UWI
Time (am) TBA

Public Lecture (Guest Lecturer)
Date Thursday 21st February 2013
Venue: UWI
Time (pm) TBA

CFBC Cultural Fair
Date: Friday 22nd February 2013
Time: 9:30am-4:00pm

CFBC Back to Roots Pageant
Date: Saturday 23rd February 2013
Venue: Carnival Village
Time: 8:00 pm

Quiz(Semifinals)
Date: Tuesday 26th February 2013

Quiz(Finals)
Date: Thursday 28th February 2013
(It was suggested that the Finals for the H & H Quiz take place in the morning at a venue other than ZIZ Studios so that more students can attend.)

Treasure Hunt
Date: Saturday 2nd March 2013
Venue :TBA
Time: TBA

Senior Citizens Social (Get together)
Date: Sunday 3rd March 2013
Venue: Matheson Grounds
Time: 4:00 pm

 

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