OCTOBER 1, 11AM
Fiyahbun & Respect Queen Mary & Dem Bamboula Commemoration VI Caribbean Cultural
Center, UVI “Queens of the VI” Film for
140th Anniversary of St. Croix Fiyahbun. 340-692-4272; www.viccc.uvi.edu
OCTOBER 3, 6PM
General Meeting, St. Croix Hiking
Association UVI Extension, Room 133 Join us for monthly educational and fun
hikes. (340) 772-2073; www.stcroixhiking.org.
OCTOBER 5, 6PM “en las casa de amigo” Art Exhibit Opening
Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts CMCA honors Virgin Islands/Puerto Rico
Friendship with a new exhibit. (340) 772-2622;
OCTOBER 6, 7-8:30PM
Jazz at the Museum Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts Hear wonderful local
musicians. Free. (340) 772-2622; www.cmcarts.org.
OCTOBER 11–21 2018 St.
Croix Open Tennis Championships Tennis Club of St. Croix Fun at its fullest,
competition at its best. Spectators
welcome! Contact Don de Wilde at email@example.com. Facebook.
5:30-6:30PM National Park Service Lecture Series UVI Great Hall The National
Park holds monthly lectures that discuss topics regarding current research at
St. Croix’s three National Parks.
OCTOBER 12, 12NOON
Roundtable/526th Caribbean Discovery Day
VI Caribbean Cultural Center, UVI 340-692-4272, www.viccc.uvi.edu
OCTOBER 14 East Salt
River Hike Join the St. Croix Hiking Association on an educational and
exploratory outing. Details are posted
on the website one week in advance.
(340) 772-2073; www.stcroixhiking.org.
OCTOBER 19, 7PM Wine
and Jazz Caribbean Museum Center for the Arts It’s a jazzy night in
Frederiksted! Enjoy the music with a
glass of wine. Free event. (340) 772-2622 www.cmcarts.org
OCTOBER 19, 6-9PM
Sunset Jazz Buddhoe Park, Frederiksted Bring a blanket or beach chair and catch
the cool sounds of local and international musicians. Food and drinks available. Free.
10AM-12NOON Free Public Snorkel Clinic Rainbow Beach, Frederiksted Learn to
snorkel or advance your skills with St. Croix Environmental Association. School-aged children to adults
welcome. SEA will provide gear. Register: (340) 773-1989; www.stxenvironmental.org.
OCTOBER 20, 10AM-12NOON Orchid Educational Class Botanical
Garden of the Virgin Islands Learn about Growing Epidendrum-type Orchids.
Bring a plant for discussion.
The Orchid Awareness & Educational Group. Members free, Non-members $10. (340) 626-6735
OCTOBER 24, 7PM 70th
Anniversary of United Nations Day Panel EVC207, UVI 340-692-4272, www.viccc.uvi.edu
OCTOBER 26, 5:30-7:30PM Going Batty on Halloween! Barren
Spot Bat Tower See bats emerge from their well tower roost and learn how to help these valuable
pollinators and mosquito eaters!
Costumes encouraged! Free for SEA
members and children, $10
non-members. (340) 773-1989; www.stxenvironmental.org.
5:30-7:30PM Jazz in the Park Ft. Christiansvaern Bandstand Catch cool jazz
sounds to the backdrop of Christiansted harbor! Bring chairs, blankets, coolers
& friends. Presented by Community Music. Free! (340) 773-1460
OCTOBER 26, 6:30PM
Jumbies in the Garden Botanical Garden of the Virgin Islands A ‘spooktacular’
evening in the Garden for adults! (340)
OCTOBER 27, 11AM Jumbies in the Garden for Children
Botanical Garden of the Virgin Islands A children’s Halloween event featuring a
costume parade and the pop-up St. Croix
Children’s Museum. (340) 692-2874;
OCTOBER 27 Creque Dam
Hike Sprat Hall/Mahogany Road, Frederiksted St. Croix Hiking Association leads
this wonderful West End hike. Details
are posted on the website one week in
advance. (340) 772-2073; www.stcroixhiking.org. OCTOBER 28, 10AM-2PM Fire-By-Friction
Workshop Mount Victory Camp Eco-Lodge Learn to make fire, three different ways,
by rubbing sticks together! Carve your
own kit to take home. Bring lunch.
$25. Register: (340)
OCTOBER 31, 4-6PM
“Galloween” Gallows Bay Calling all kids in costumes! Bring your Trick-or-Treat bag to Gallows Bay.
OCTOBER 31, 5 PM-9PM
“Halloween Spooktacular” King Street, Frederiksted Clean Sweep Frederiksted throws a Halloween
party for all ages—Jumbie stories, hayrides,
pumpkin patch, carnival games, and more.
(340) 227- 1978. Facebook.
OCTOBER 31, 7PM VI
Liberty Day & David Hamilton Jackson Month Media Workshop EVC207, UVI 340-692-4272, www.viccc.uvi.edu