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Things to do

Documentary ‘The Skyjacker’s Tale’ to Open at Caribbean Cinemas September 7

From award-winning Canadian filmmaker Jamie Kastner comes “The Skyjacker’s Tale,” a documentary that gives unprecedented access to one of the top five, most-wanted U.S. fugitives in Cuba.
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WTJX/PBS to Air One–Hour Documentary on ‘The Arab Americans’ in August

The film presents a previously unexplored chapter of American history, and it ties the rise and tribulations of this often misunderstood and maligned immigrant community to historical markers.
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U.S.V.I. Charter Yacht Show to Welcome Hundreds to The Marina at Yacht Haven Grande in November

From Nov. 11 -- 14, the show will feature more than 50 yachts available for charter in the V.I., a marine trade show, various competitions and more.
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Mango Tango Gallery to Exhibit ‘Cameo of Smokey Pratt’ – Art and Music

Mango Tango Art Gallery will open its exhibit of "Cameo of Smokey Pratt" on Friday, July 28, which will run for one month.
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5th Annual Coal Pot Cook-Off July 22

With the fifth annual Coal Pot Cook-Off this month, it’s beginning to look like the feast honoring the old, traditional way of cooking has become a St. Thomas culinary tradition. This year the event will again be at Emancipation Garden, on July 22 from noon to 4 p.m.
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Children’s Museum, VI EPSCor to Open Mangrove Exhibit June 17

The exhibit will provide an experiential, hands-on learning opportunity for youths and adults, and it will be a source of information on the critical role the highly specialized mangrove trees play in the Virgin Islands.
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Black holes collide

STT Astrophysics Conference To Look At Black Hole Collisions

The University of the Virgin Islands is hosting a conference on astrophysics this week, looking at the newly-confirmed existence of gravitational waves sent across the universe when two black holes- bodies of such immense mass and density that no light can escape - collide.
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Mongoose Junction’s “First Friday” Arts and Culture Event Scheduled for Cinco De Mayo

From 6-9 p.m., the monthly event features live music, featured artists and art exhibits, cultural performances, sale specials, contests and more.
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ICMC Announces 2017 Jazz in the Park® Concert Schedule

As the U.S.V.I. prepares to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Transfer Day with festivities throughout the year, ICMC announces the 2017 dates for its popular Jazz in the Park music series, kicking off with a concert in honor of the Centennial Transfer on Feb. 25.
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