The Ebenezer Thomas Primary School in Sea Cows Bay began celebrations for Culture Week today with a fair and exhibition on the school's compound.
Students are currently enjoying a day filled with educational material about the VI's music particularly fungi. There are also local items on display.
The students and teachers are all dressed in their Territorial Wear.
Culture Week, will be held from November 15 to 20 under the theme: “Remembering the Legends of Virgin Islands Music: Our Treasures."
The department of culture is encouraging the public to participate by dressing in the Territorial attire.
The Department is specifically encouraging all Government employees, private firms, banks and students to participate in this year’s festivities by dressing in the Territorial attire on Friday, November 20.
The purpose of Culture Week, which is held annually, is to highlight the cultural heritage of the Virgin Islands as it seeks to communicate various aspects of Virgin Islands’ culture to present generations and visitors.
- Published in Culture