Events Calendar

Africa Day 2023

Liberty Hall and the African Caribbean Institute of Jamaica/Jamaica Memory Bank
present Africa Day 2023.  For this staging, we invite you to examine your rationale for commemorating Africa Day and to participate in an engaging discussion about its continued relevance to Jamaicans.  

Our guest presenter this year will be Dr. Amina Blackwood - Meeks.  The venue will be the Garvey Great Hall, at 76 (upper) King Street, Kingston.

The day’s activities will include the discussion at 10:00 a.m., viewing of an Africa display, and tours of The Marcus Mosiah Garvey Multimedia Museum at a discounted cost (conditions apply).

For more information, contact us at (876) 948-8639/40.

Thu, May 25 - 10:00am
Charities Safeguard Your Operation

On May 25, 2023, Tashieika Howell, a Compliance Officer at the Department of Cooperatives and Friendly Societies, will explore the topic:
Charities Safeguard Your Operation: Learn about the Charities Act,
The Charities Regulations 2022 and the AML/CFT Regulations.
The presentation will discuss and explain implications of these regulations which came in effect on December 8, 2022 for charities.
It will also cover:
How to Mitigate against risks
The nuances for the different tiers of organisations and operations
Next Steps
CLICK HERE to register and dialogue with Tamieika Howell on May 25, 2023 on this important issue. 


Thu, May 25 - 11:30am
The Jam is Back

The Jam is Back this and every Thursday, 7-11pm, at 22 Jerk!
Bring your instrument and join the band, or bring yourself and enjoy the live music!

Thu, May 25 - 7:00pm
Alpha School of Music Jam Session

Etienne Charles, critically acclaimed Trinidadian jazz trumpeter, and Barbadian bassist, Nicholas Brancker, will join band leaders Peter Ashbourne and Omar Francis at ‘The Jam Is Back’, live music event. 


Thu, May 25 - 7:00pm