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Join a biking event/ Unete a la 1ra Bicicletada Ecoturistica, Oct 2, 2016

Join the first Ecotourism Bike event on October 2, 2016. Sponsored by Boys and Girls Club of Vieques and Black Beard Sports. At the Plaza in Vieques. Starts at 6 pm. Registrations from 3 pm at Usos Multiples.

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BlocArt at Siddhia’s Gallery

Introducing BlocArt BlocArt is handmade art from recycled wood which originated in Hout Bay, South Africa. The gallery is thrilled to offer this delightful new craft find this Spring.  The artisans at BlocArt have created special one-of-a-kind pieces specifically for the gallery here in Vieques!  We think you’ll love them as much as we do.  […]

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Vieques in HGTV’s Caribbean Life, May 27, 2016

Rainbow Realty will be featured in HGTV’s reality show about a Pittsburg family finding a new home in the Caribbean. Tune-in on May 27, 2016. For details see the link here: http://www.hgtv.com/shows/caribbean-life/episodes/a-pittsburgh-woman-seeks-a-warmer-climate-in-puerto-rico

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Mofongo Rock band at Belly Button’s Café, funds for Montessori school, Mar 11, 2016

Ok, let’s go! Come see how good MOFONGO can make YOU feel! We’ll be rockin’ the Malecon again at Belly Buttons in Esperanza, this Friday from 7-9:30! This week’s event is to benefit “Casa de Montessori” … a school spear-heading the promotion of peace in the classrooms while delivering an exceptional education. Don’t miss this […]

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Descubre la terapia craneosacral y todas sus ventajas, charla el 10 de marzo 2016

Nuestro cuerpo tiene su propio sistema de autocorrección que actúa cuando es amenazado de perder su integridad.  Golpes físicos y emocionales, cirugías, infecciones, accidentes, caídas, estrés, entre otras razones, pueden provocar tensión en el tejido interno del cuerpo creando problemas para ti en tu vida tales como: dolor, enfermedad y disfunciones físicas y emocionales. La […]

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Vieques to be featured on HGTV on March 6 and 7, 2016

A Florida Family looks for a more relaxing life in Vieques, Puerto Rico Neil, Amber, and their son Ian have been living in Siesta Key, Florida and feel it’s become too populated and expensive. While traveling, they discovered Vieques, Puerto Rico and fell in love with the unpopulated beaches and the outdoor lifestyle. Neil and […]

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Opening of Christine Triebert’s art at Siddhia’s, Feb 18, 2016

Received from Glen Wielgus: Please join us for an opening reception Thursday, February 18, 2016, 6pm-8pm CHRISTINE TRIEBERT “Fallen Flora, Vieques” Winter in Vieques hosts a wealth of fallen seed pods and tropical fruit leaves – part of the regenerative cycle of life on the island. Gathering samples from a variety of species, I ship […]

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Planean reestructurar servicio de lanchas. Reunión el 18 de febrero, 2016

 Posteado en Facebook por el Municipio de Vieques ATENCIÓN ATENCIÓN Por este medio se convoca al pueblo de Vieques a una importante reunión este próximo jueves 18 de febrero a partir de las 3:00 pm en el Centro de Usos Múltiples. Estarán presentes funcionarios de la Oficina del Gobernador quienes presentarán el Plan de Restructuración […]

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Gallery Galleon’s Art Camp 2016/ Campamento de Arte de la Galería Galeón 2016

Español abajo.   Received from Marion Parkington:   Dear Friends! Once again, we are reaching out for your sponsorship of a summer ArtCamper! It’s a fabulous program that has been running for almost a decade on Vieques, the last 5 summers at the gallery! We hope to raise $3250 to sponsor 50 kids. It’s $130 […]

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New, bareboat sailboat rental in Vieques

Ababor Sailing now rents bareboat keelboat or Sunfish sailboats. A sailing check needs to be completed to be approved to take the boats out by yourself. Check their web site at http://www.ababorsailing.com  

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Vieques has a new Gentle Teaching Life Coach!

Gentle Teaching Life Coach, public speaker and writer Sylvia Fernández-Colorado has seen the word transformation defined numerous ways over. With over two decades of teaching and learning about people and helping them through different avenues, and most importantly real-life experiences, her view of life is radically different. Sylvia appreciates, and shares with listeners, learns with everyone […]

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Cuba, an art exhibit at Gallery Galleon, Jan 29, 2016

Join us for Cuba! January 29th @ 5:30pm at Gallery Galleon. A mixed media collection of Cuban art~ Come in for previews. Open daily 11-5pm Don’t wait for the crowds! New arrivals by local artists http://gallerygalleon.comwww.facebook.com/gallerygalleon         787-741-3078

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House Tours/ Tours de casas, Jan 28, 2016

The Vieques Trust will have a House Tour on Jan 28 and March 10, 2016. Reservations required. $45 suggested donation. Call 787 741-8850 for info and reservations. El Fideicomiso de Conservación de Vieques te invita a un tour de casas el 28 de enero y el 10 de marzo 2016. Donativo sugerido de $45. Llama […]

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Exhibition opening at Siddhia’s, Group Show, Jan 21, 2016

Group show featuring new works by Birdie Britton, Siddhia Hutchinson, Bernardo Medina & Glen Wielgus  Exhibition reception Thursday, January 21st, 6-8pm

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Vieques to start the New Year without plastic bags/ Vieques comenzará el Año Nuevo sin bolsas plásticas

En una resolución aprobada el 30 de septiembre del 2015 y sometida por Gypsy Córdova, la legislatura de Vieques determinó ponerle fin al uso de bolsas plásticas para compras. Efectivo el 1 de enero del 2016, ningún comercio puede ofrecer bolsas que no sean de papel y se cobrarán 15 centavos por el uso de […]

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New Spa in Vieques, Beatriz Beauty Boutique, give the gift of beauty and relaxation

The new location of Beatriz Beauty on main street Isabel II offers the services of a beauty and Spa. Facial cleansings, bamboo massages, manicures, pedicures, body exfoliations and moisturizers and a lot more. Check their Holiday Spa Packages and call for an appointment at 787 741-1452. Give the gift of beauty and relaxation this Christmas.   […]

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Humane Society Annual Meeting/ Reunión anual de la Sociedad Humanitaria, Dec 16, 2015

Vieques Humane Society Annual Meeting, Wednesday, December 16 5 PM, El Faro (lighthouse Isabel II). There are currently two openings on the Governing Board. If you are interested, please contact Mary Anne Mather (maryanne.mather@gmail.com) One opening can be someone who does not reside on Vieques.   Reunión Anual de la Sociedad Humanitaria de Animales de […]

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VCHT’s Artisan Marketplace/ Mercado Artesanal en el Fideicomiso

We will like you to join us in The Vieques Conservation and Historical Trust Artisan Marketplace that wil take place from November 28, 2015 through March 26, 2016. The weekly marketplace will be held on the grounds of the VCHT in Esperanza each Saturday from 9am to 2pm. The Artisan Marketplace is a weekly market with […]

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Vieques Humane Society coming activities/ Próximas actividades de la Sociedad Humanitaria de Animales

Spanish below Mark your calendar with the VHS events coming up in December 2015. December 6,  VHS Bingo Night at La Cava Doors open 6PM; Bingo starts promptly at 7PM; $20 – 5 games – 3 cards per game. Call Caroline: 732.983.1131 (January Bingo date TBA) December 13,  First Annual VHS SunBay Beach Party & […]

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Season opening reception at Siddhias Gallery/ Apertura de temporada en la Galería de Siddhia, Nov 27, 2015

Season opening reception at Siddhians Gallery featuring new works by GARRET COOK & KELLY THOMPSON Friday, November 27th, 6-8pm Garrett Cook’s recent paintings of Vieques bridge the gap between classic academic art history and the separatist attitudes of Modernism. His images are often constructions; nostalgic, domestic, and based on memory, photographs, and perception. Cook taps into […]

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