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May, 2018

  • 15 May

    Island Roots Heritage Festival Highlights a “Fine Tapestry” of People, Culture and History

    Under the theme “Beautiful, Bountiful and Blessed” the thirteenth Annual Island Roots Heritage Festival (IRHF) in Green Turtle Cay delivered a variety of native foods, music, arts and crafts, games and informative talks, overcoming the weather on May 4 through 6. At the Festival site visitors, both local and from …

July, 2016

  • 28 July

    Champion of Bahamian Culture and Artist Behind Green Turtle Sculpture Garden Passes Away

    Bahamians lost a champion of their national history and culture with the passing of James Mastin (pictured right) in Miami, Florida on Sunday, July 24. Born in South Dakota, Mastin was a classically trained artist, sculptor, singer and actor. His decades-long relationship with the Bahamas resulted from a chance meeting …