Saturday, March 12, 2011


The first big band to come through St. James. The energy level and just watching the crowd 'chip' to the rythms gives all who were there that J'Ouvert feeling.

North Stars West Side Millennium Steel Opus

NorthStars WestSide they made their first appearence at J'ouvert Jam. This singlepan band is a tribute to two St. James bands {PanAm North Stars and WestSide Symphony-BWIA Sunjets}.

Tuesday, January 4, 2011

International Day of Persons with Disabilities

On December 3, 2010 the International Day of Persons with Disabilities commenced at Hios Oasis. Several special guests were Mr. Brian Lewis Honorary Secretary of the Special Olympics Committee as well as Dr. Jennifer Rouse the Director of the Ministry of Aging. All of those in attendance were greatly satisfied with being there. During the evening several commendations were given to Mr. Anton La Fond for his advocacy with persons with disabilities.

Christmas Eve in St. James

With fruits on display from local vendors and a decorative Freddies Bakery, St. James was in a festive spirit for the 2010 Christmas Season.

Official Book Launching of Dwight Yearwood...Polio, He Survived and Conquered.

Master of Ceremonies Mr. Tony Harford.

Mr. Anton La Fond and Dwight Yearwood.

Mr. Anton La Fond addresses audience at the launching of publication Dwight Yearwood...Polio, He Survived and Conquered.

Official book launching with Mr. Chinapoo of First Caribbean International Bank and Ministry of Education Official.

Monday, January 3, 2011

Annual Children’s Christmas Concert – The St. James Community Improvement Committee & Freddie’s Bread Bakery

The Annual Children's Christmas Concert presented by the St. James Community Improvement Committee and Freddies Bakery celebrate Christmas with children in the St. James Amphitheatre. This yearly event attracts children from St. James and surrounding communities. The children anxiously awaited Santa's arrival and were rewarded with Christmas gifts and treats. The weather was wonderful and the children were entertained with music of the season performed by the St. James Tripolians and Scrunters Pan Groove.

First gift given by Santa.

The President of the St. James Community Improvement Committee and Santa make ready for the distribution of gifts.

Parents and their children recieving tickets for gifts and treats from Santa.