ALL MONTH “Chenay: Stories from Migrant Fragments” Ft.
Christiansvaern Gitte Westergaard (Denmark) and La Vaughn Belle (Virgin Islands)
explore the history and heritage of colonial pottery in an interactive
exhibition of art and artifacts. Info: (340) 332-6236.
MAY 3, 6PM The Royal Copenhagen Chapel Choir St. Patrick’s
Catholic Church Angelic voices of 30 boys and 12 male adults presents “Make a
Joyful Noise,” a choral salute to the USVI Transfer Centennial. Sponsored by the
St. Croix Friends of Denmark. $20 pp. Tickets (340) 332-4451.
MAY 4, 6PM 29th Paradise 5K Buccaneer Hotel Run a scenic seaside
course; part of the Ironman 70.3 route. (340) 643-2557, virginislandspace.org
MAY 5, 6PM The 18th Annual Children Run Sunday Market Square
Children 13 & under kick off the annual Triathlon Jump Up, running down King
Street to finish at the Fort. (340) 643-2557,
MAY 5, 6-10PM Triathlon Jump Up Downtown Christiansted A beloved
quarterly event! Local bands, street ven - dors, Mocko Jumbies. Sponsored by
Christiansted Restaurant & Retail Association. Facebook.
MAY 5, 6, 12, 13, 23, 24, 8PM; MAY 14, 4PM “One Slight Hitch”
Caribbean Community Theater Everything for the wedding is perfect...except for
one slight hitch. A farce by Lewis Black, directed by Christine Thomas. (340)
MAY 6 Windsor Trail Hike The St. Croix Hiking Association leads
this hike. Info posts 1 week in advance. (340) 772-2073,
MAY 7 Ironman 70.3 Triathlon Islandwide After 30 years, this is
your last chance to partici - pate, volunteer, or watch this world-class event
that offers 35 qualifying slots for the 2017 Ironman 70.3 World Championships.
Spectators line the boardwalk for the sunrise start! Be there!
MAY 9, 16, 23 Pottery Classes Caribbean Museum Center for the
Arts Make clay baking pans with Sara Lee Hayes; Morn - ings, 10am -12 noon,
Evenings, 6 – 8pm. $100pp, incl materials. Firing fees. Register: (340)
MAY 11, 5:30-6:30PM National Park Service Lecture Series Danish
West India & Guinea Co. Warehouse Monthly lectures regarding current research at
St. Croix’s 3 National Parks. Fort parking lot open till 7 pm. (340) 773-1460.
MAY 17, 5:30-7PM Artists Guild of St. Croix Palms at Pelican
Cove Monthly meeting & social. Become a member; bring a friend! Facebook. (404)
MAY 18, 5-8 PM Art Thursday Downtown Christiansted Dozens of
galleries & shops show the works of art - ists and jewelry makers. Stay for
dinner; this event is a favorite of visitors & locals! Facebook.
MAY 18, 5-8PM “Celebrating the Transfer Day Centennial ” Henle
Studio See early VI photos by Fritz Henle and works by Maria Henle, Tina Henle,
and Jack Anglin. Open Daily. (340) 718-0372, www.HenleGallery.com
MAY 19, 6-8PM Sunset Jazz Clock Tower, Buddhoe Park Catch the
hip sounds of local & international jazz artists. Bring a chair or blanket; food
& drinks avail - able. Free!
MAY 20-21 Relay for HOPE, 2017 DC Canegata Ball Park Walk for
the American Cancer Society with a sponsored team. Remembering those lost to can
- cer and supporting those currently facing cancer. (340) 719-4898, Register at
MAY 20, 10 AM-NOON Free Snorkel Clinic Frederiksted Beach Learn
or advance your skills with the St. Croix Environ - mental Association (SEA);
children & adults. Gear pro - vided. Sponsored by the Buccaneer Hotel EcoFund.
Register at (340) 773-1989,
MAY 20, 10AM-2PM Arrowhead Making Workshop Mount Victory Camp
Learn how to chip an arrowhead and other tools out of stone or glass. $25pp.
Bring lunch. Register: (340) 201-7983,
MAY 21, 10AM-2PM Coconut Palm Weaving Workshop Mount Victory
Camp Learn to weave a basket or hat! $25pp. Bring lunch. Register: (340)
MAY 26, 5:30-7:30PM Jazz in the Park Ft. Christiansvaern
Bandstand Catch cool jazz sounds to the backdrop of Christiansted harbor! Brings
chairs, blankets, coolers & friends. Presented by Community Music and the
Friends of St. Croix USVI National Parks. Free.
MAY 27, 7 PM Movie Night Ft. Christiansvaern The National Park
Service invites you to a movie! Bring a picnic and pack up trash afterwards. See
what’s playing on Facebook, st croix movies at the fort MAY 28 Cramer’s Park,
Jack’s & Isaac’s Bay Hike A stunning shoreline hike. Info posts 1 week in
advance. (340) 772-2073,
MAY 29, 6 AM The Memorial Day, 2-Mile Road Race Downtown
Christiansted This scenic race honors those who have sacrificed their lives for
our country. (340) 643-2557, www.virginislandspace.org