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In This Issue
Book of the Week
Capital Culture presents "Market Day Mix"
Francis Reneau in Concert
Exhibition "Moments of Happiness"
Guitar Concert Canceled
Belizeans, get ready for ... National Service Day
Programme of Upcoming Events
Opportunities with a big "O"!
We want to hear from you!
Book of the week 
Peacemaking Circles & Urban Youth
By Carolyn Boyes-Watson

Capital Culture Drama Group presents
"Market Day Mix"
Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 7.00 p.m.

   Market Day Mix

Another not-to-be-missed production by

the Capital Culture Drama Group !

Francis Reneau in concert
Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 7.00 p.m.

On Sunday, September 9 at 7.00 p.m. the Centre will once again welcome Belizean pianist Francis Reneau for his annual September concert.  Mr. Reneau will be joined by some of his Master Class students of Belmopan.

Francis Reneau

Tickets: BZD10.00

Call 822-1054 or info@gpcbelize.com for reservations

"Moments of Happiness"
Celebrating 50 Years of Coca-Cola in Belize

Exhibit on Display until September 14


A wonderful display of colours, cultural scenes and concepts - 50 paintings by professional and amateur artists from all over the country on the theme: "Moments of Happiness" - celebrating 50 years of Coca Cola in Belize.
The exhibit will be on display until September 14.  For school visits, please call 822-1054 or e-mail us at info@gpcbelize.com


* * * N O T I C E ***
Concert Cecilio Perera Canceled


The Embassy of Mexico regrets to inform that the guitar concert by Cecilio Perera, scheduled for August 31 has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances.


Belizeans, get ready for...
National Service Day, September 19, 2012

National Service Day  

Programme of Upcoming Events at the Centre
***recent additions in red***
August 20

Start of Summer Programme "Reading is FUN"


August 28 - September 14

Exhibition: "Moments of Happiness" - 50 Years Coca Cola in Belize 


August 30 (7.00 p.m.)

Fashion Show


CANCELED - August 31 

Guitar Concert "Cecilio Perrera" hosted by the Embassy of Mexico


September 8 (7.00 p.m.)

"Market Day Mix" - A Capital Culture Production!


September 9 (7.00 p.m.)

Francis Reneau in Concert!


September 18 (10.00 a.m.)

Belmopan Primary Schools Research Forum


September 19 

National Service Day

National Service Day will start with a service in memory of Mr. Price at the Our Lady of Guadalupe Church at 7.00 a.m.

September 29 

Rotary's Annual Wine and Cheese Evening


October 28

BIWG Annual Dinner Dance



Exhibit: "George Price: Man of Purpose and Vision"

For more information on these events,

check out our upcoming newsletters, call 822-1054 or e-mail info@gpcbelize.com

More opportunities and news!

Do you know of a great opportunity for scholarship, national or international contest, invitations for project proposals or other news in the fields of social development, culture or education?  Share it with us by sending the information to info@gpcbelize.com and we will feature it here. 

  • creducation.org webmaster Bill Warters has developed a new iPad App that provides a great way to browse the field of conflict resolution in education and find ideas for activities you might use in your teaching or training. The application is available at no cost via http://snipurl.com/crecalapp
  • As 43% of the world's population is under 25, young people should be involved as key stakeholders in the policy decisions that will shape the future. The upcoming Global Youth Forum, to be held in Bali on 4-6 December 2012, aims to do just that.  The application process for participation in the Global Youth Forum is open until 15 September 2012.  For more information on how to apply and the selection criteria, click  here. 

  • The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) has launched the 22nd International Children's Painting Competition on the Environment.  The theme of this year's competition is "Water: The Source of Life". Please visit the UNEP website for details.

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