we gatherin 2020 calendar

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We Gatherin' 2020 Barbados

    Barbados

    01 Jan, 2020 To 31 Jan, 2020

    We Gathering celebrations kick off in St. Lucy and we Celebrate Faith

    January 1
    “Gather at de Bay!” – Old Time Picnic

    January 3
    Parish Colours Day
    Lime/ Karaoke

    January 4
    Pickle Saturday
    Business & Heritage Tour
    Cookout

    January 5
    Ecumenical Service
    National Trust Open House

    January 6
    School Legacy Tree Planting
    Heritage Quizz
    Business Forum
    Karaoke and Dominoes

    January 7
    Lecture- Mental Health/Awareness
    Gimme Soca

    January 8
    National Trust Open House

    January 10
    St. Peter’s Parish Church Flower Festival
    Parish Colours Day
    School Legacy Tree Planting
    Lime/ Karaoke

    January 11
    Pickle Saturday
    St. Peter’s Parish Church Flower Festival
    Open Day at Mount Gay Distillery
    Tree Planting at Mount Gay Distillery
    From Bay to Point – Hike
    Scouting Cookout
    “Dance Lucy Dance”

    January 12
    An Afternoon with Friends & Family
    Netball Tournament & Soccerama
    Barbados Polo Season – January
    St. Peter’s Parish Church Flower Festival

    January 13
    St. Peter’s Parish Church Flower Festival

    January 14
    St. Peter’s Parish Church Flower Festival
    Barbados Film Festival

    January 15
    Ideas Forum
    Barbados Film Festival
    Prime Minister’s Dialogue

    January 16
    Lime/ Karaoke
    Barbados Film Festival

    January 17
    Barbados Film Festival
    Barbados Sailing Week
    Parish Colours Day
    Fustic By Night – An Old Time Cookout
    School Legacy Tree Planting

    January 18
    Barbados Film Festival
    Barbados Sailing Week
    Naniki Music Festival
    Pickle Saturday
    Church Service
    Food and Rum Pop Up
    “Cou Cou & Kaiso” Bajarama

    January 19
    Barbados Film Festival
    Barbados Sailing Week
    National Trust Open House
    Discover Our Way Heritage Walk
    Barbados Polo Season – January
    Neil Greaves Road Tennis Competition

    January 20
    St. Lucy’s Awards & Reception
    Barbados Sailing Week

    January 21
    Gather at de Animal Flower Cave for The Mount Gay Round Barbados Race 2020
    Centennial Celebration – Birth of The Rt. Excellent E.W. Barrow
    Errol Barrow Day Concert

    January 22
    National Trust Open House

    January 23
    The Dipper’s Cook-off School Competition
    Barbados Polo Season – January
    Lime/ Karaoke

    January 24
    Parish Colours Day
    Barbados Horticulture Society Flower and Garden Show
    T 20 Cricket Match
    School Legacy Tree Planting

    January 25
    Barbados Horticulture Society Flower and Garden Show
    Genealogy Marketplace
    Pickle Saturday
    “Seh We Hey” Market Day
    Codrington College Farmers’ Market and Money Expo

    January 26
    Barbados Polo Season – January
    Sunday Grooves, An Afternoon Delight at Hunterspring

    January 31
    Parish Colours Day
    School Legacy Tree Planting
    Lime/ Karaoke & Symbolic Handover to St. Peter

    William Donald George Parish Church, St. Lucy

    25 Jan, 2020

    12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

    We Gatherin’ Barbados welcomes you to learn more about the interesting topic of genealogy.
    On Saturday, January, 25th, 2020 in .
    Admission: FREE
    We Gatherin’ Barbados 2020 is a year-long campaign stemming from our Prime Minister Mia Mottley’s vision for an all-inclusive Bajan homecoming. 
    Every month 1 parish in Barbados will be highlighted and will have featured events for the entire month.
    The Theme for St. Lucy is “Faith” and for the entire month of January, there will be events highlighting St. Lucy.

    Grantley Adams Memorial Secondary School, St. Joseph Barbados

    12 Apr, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Take Highway 3.  The school is about 3/4 of a mile past Andrew’s Factory at Blackmans.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Pool Plantation, St. John

    31 May, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    Starting point of the hike: Half a mile east of Four Cross Roads.

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Buckeley's Sugar Factory, St. George

    21 Jun, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    From Norman Niles Roundabout, travel east on H’way 5 toward Bulkeley Old Sugar Factory.

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Foul Bay, St. Philip

    12 Jul, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Turn right half mile before Crane. Park down by the beach. (Foul Bay New Road).

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Haggatts Plantation Yard, St. Andrew

    16 Aug, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    A few hundred yards south of Belleplaine – park in the old factory yard (not the Soil Conservation Station).

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are always FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Park opposite the Holetown Police Station.

    Hike time: 6:00 AM and 3:30 PM 

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes of different pace.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Silver Sands, Christ Church

    04 Oct, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests, and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way, you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Heading east on Highway 7 on Oistins Main Rd, veer right after passing the court building. Continue on the main road heading east until you reach a small roundabout.  Keep heading east.  Turn right into Ealing Grove road just before Roy Smith’s Shop. Continue south until you reach a playing field on your right.  Park in the area near the public bath.

    Hike Times: 6:00 am and 3:30 pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first-time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.

    Roberts Manufacturing, Lower Estate, St. Michael

    08 Nov, 2020

    Hike Barbados takes you through cane fields, gullies, tropical forests and coastal communities to explore the unique geological and social structure of Barbados.

    Along the way you will meet new friends, enjoy healthy exercise and observe the delicate balance of the unique heritage and environment of Barbados.

    To get to the starting point of the hike:
    Roberts Manufacturing Carpark.

    Hike Times: 6:00am and 3:30pm

    Barbados National Trust Hikes

    The hikes are FREE but donations are welcome towards the work of the Barbados National Trust (preserving our built and natural environment).

    Times
    All morning hikes start at 6:00 a.m.
    Afternoon hikes (Stop ‘n’ Stare only) start at 3:30 p.m.
    The Moonlight Walks start at 5:30 p.m., you are advised to bring a torch to these walks.

    There is a morning hike and, in addition, either an afternoon hike or a moonlight walk on every hike date EXCEPT the date of the Great Train Hike.

    Place
    All hikes start and finish at the meeting place.
    There is a printed booklet with a calendar of the year’s hikes available from the National Trust at Wildey House, Wildey, St. Michael

    Dress
    Loose clothing, comfortable hiking boots/sports shoes, sunscreen, hat. Bring your camera and a bottle of water. Refreshments are on sale after the Hikes.

    Walk Descriptions
    In the morning, there are four hikes at different paces.
    All hikes last approximately 3 hours., but…..
    The Stop ‘n’ Stare group walks for 5-6 miles,
    The Medium group 8-10 miles,
    The Fast Medium group 10 to 12 miles, and
    The Fast group 12-14 miles.

    Advice for first time walkers
    The sun is hot!  You will get tired more quickly than you think.
    The best thing to do is to go on the Stop ‘n Stare on your first hike.
    If you’re comfortable with that, work your way up.