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Tag: Older Persons’ Month

Older persons perform at variety show

Older persons perform at variety show

| 25/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Big Stage variety show, held Wednesday, 18 October, marked the eighth in the 13-event Older Persons Month 2017 calendar. Attendees enjoyed an evening of live performances and entertainment by their peers. Staged at the Harquail Theatre, performances included skits, songs, and s [...]

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Seniors treated to a special night out

Seniors treated to a special night out

| 18/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Senior citizens from across Grand Cayman enjoyed live entertainment, local food, spot prizes and a tour of the Cayman Islands National Museum during “A Night with the Stars” on Thursday, 12 October 2017. The Ministry of Community Affairs’ event, held as part of Older Persons [...]

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Seniors celebrated at Older Persons Month event

Seniors celebrated at Older Persons Month event

| 12/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): A steel pan version of “Wind Beneath My Wings,” ushered in guests attending the launch of the International Month of Older Persons in the Cayman Islands on Tuesday, 3 October 2017. The luncheon reception comprised speeches, a recital and music acts. Attendees included Deputy Go [...]

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Older Persons Month begins

Older Persons Month begins

| 05/10/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Older Persons Month 2017 officially opened with a church service at the Agape Family Centre on Sunday, 1 October. Government officials who attended included Acting Governor Franz Manderson and his wife, Nuvia Manderson; Acting Premier/Minister for Community Affairs Roy McTaggart; A [...]

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Calendar for Older Persons Month

Calendar for Older Persons Month

| 27/09/2017 | 1 Comment
As of this posting, 26 September, I note that the official CIG Facebook page lists the calendar for Older Persons Month – for October 2012! Why is this page five years out of date, and more importantly, what is the calendar for 2017?? It’s taken me 60+ years to “qualify” for this [...]

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Ambassadors named for Older Persons Month

Ambassadors named for Older Persons Month

| 12/09/2017 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) has chosen Lurlie Scott and Lindbergh Eden as this October’s Older Persons Month ambassadors. The seniors, who hail from Cayman Brac and Savannah, respectively, were recently selected for the honour in recognition of their con [...]

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Seniors treated to a night out for Older Persons’ Month

Seniors treated to a night out for Older Persons’ Month

| 21/10/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): Two George Town seniors were crowned king and queen at the Older Persons’ Month Seniors’ Bash dance competition on Saturday, 15 October 2016. They and 198 other attendees from across the Cayman Islands attended the dinner dance, with live music provided by the New Generation ba [...]

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Brunch celebrates older persons

Brunch celebrates older persons

| 13/10/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): More than 150 seniors attended the Circle of Love prayer brunch on Saturday, 8 October 2016 as part of Cayman’s Older Persons’ Month events. Organised by Circle of Love Women’s Ministry in partnership with the Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS), the event was h [...]

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Ambassadors named for Older Persons’ Month

Ambassadors named for Older Persons’ Month

| 27/09/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): The Department of Children and Family Services (DCFS) has chosen Janilee Clifford and James Powell as ambassadors for Older Persons’ Month 2016 this October. The seniors, who hail from George Town and West Bay respectively, were recently selected for the honour in recognition of [...]

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Cayman set to celebrate older persons

Cayman set to celebrate older persons

| 26/09/2016 | 0 Comments
(CNS Local Life): While the United Nations celebrates 1 October as International Day of Older Persons, the Cayman Islands annually designates the entire month as Older Persons’ Month. During the local observance to celebrate the contributions of seniors, they will be honoured, entertained, share f [...]

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Cayman celebrates senior citizens

Cayman celebrates senior citizens

| 05/10/2015 | 0 Comments
(CNS): More than 200 seniors helped celebrate International Day of Older Persons at a special lunch on Thursday, 1 October 2015. The event also marked the start of Older Persons Month in Cayman. As it does every year, Cayman National Bank hosted the lunch, which was served by members of the Lions Cl [...]

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