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Reading & Book Signing by Award-Winning St. Lucian Author

Friday, November 3rd, 2017

  The Toronto Consulate of St. Lucia and A Different Booklist are pleased to invite the public to join award-winning St. Lucian author, Dr. Anderson Reynolds, for a reading and book signing of his latest novel, The Stall Keeper, at A Different Booklist, 779 Bathurst Street, Toronto, on Tuesday, October…

Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet meets with Canada Prime Minister Honourable Justin Trudeau

Saturday, October 28th, 2017

Saint Lucia’s Prime Minister Honourable Allen Chastanet met with Canada Prime Minister Honourable Justin Trudeau and Saint Kitts and Nevis Prime Minister Honourable Timothy Harris on Wednesday this week. The discussions focused on the current hurricane relief crisis facing the Caribbean as well as other areas of cooperation between Canada,…

SAINT LUCIA HONORS A SON OF ITS SOIL

Thursday, September 14th, 2017

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 7, 2017 SAINT LUCIA HONORS A SON OF ITS SOIL (TORONTO, ON) – The Saint Lucia Tourism Authority and the Consulate General of Saint Lucia, in partnership with CaribbeanTales International Film Festival honors Joseph Marcell (best known for his role as “Geoffrey” in Fresh Prince of Belair)….

Minister King Seeks More Jobs for St. Lucians in Canada

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Press Release: Toronto, Canada, September 12th 2017: Minister for Labour, Stephenson King has returned to Saint Lucia following a successful visit to Canada during which he continued to seek further employment opportunities for Saint Lucians, particularly in the Canadian Seasonal Agricultural Farm Workers Programme. While there he met with the…

Saint Lucia rated in top three in the Caribbean

Wednesday, July 5th, 2017

US NEWS SAYS SAINT LUCIA HAS A GROWING FAN BASE THAT SPANS HONEYMOONERS, THRILL SEEKERS AND MUSIC LOVERS ALIKE. Saint Lucia has been listed as one of the top three vacation destinations in the Caribbean by the US News & World Report. The publication just released its list of the…

Roots and Soul Festival slated for June

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017

Events Saint Lucia Incorporated will centralize the production and management of the grouping of summer festivals. Events Saint Lucia Incorporated is preparing for the second event in the Soleil calendar—the Roots and Soul Festival—slated for June. At a press conference on May 17, Chief Executive Officer of Events Saint Lucia,…

Soufriere, St. Lucia selected as one of world’s best honeymoon destinations for 2017

Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Soufriere, St. Lucia was selected as on of the world’s best honeymoon destination by Canada’s largest travel agency – Flight Network. The online article highlighted how expensive honeymoon destinations can actually be. The article said: Everyone wants a piece of paradise, and resorts know how to capitalize on that. Don’t…

St. Jude Hospital Gets Ambulance

Thursday, April 6th, 2017

Press Release:-St Jude Hospital is the recipient of an ambulance from Caribbean North Charities Foundation; a donor organization based in Toronto, Canada. The ambulance was officially handed over to the management of St Jude Hospital during a ceremony on Wednesday March 29, 2017 at the George Odlum Stadium. The decommissioned…

Tribute to Sir Derek Walcott KCSL OBE OCC-Friday, March 31st, 2017 at 6:30 p.m

Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

The Consulate General of Saint Lucia in Toronto has opened a book of condolences at the Consulate to pay tribute to Sir Derek Walcott KCSL OBE OCC. The book will be open during normal business hours, from Monday to Friday, between 8:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. and between 2:00 p.m….

Reliving The Poetry Of Derek Walcott (Podcast)

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

On Point with Tom Ashbrook | Podcasts. We’ll dive once more into the dazzling literary legacy of Nobel Prize-winning Caribbean poet and playwright Derek Walcott. Source: http://www.npr.org/podcasts/510053/on-point-with-tom-ashbrook