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What's on Today

Published:Saturday | March 27, 2010 | 12:00 AM
Arif Cooper


  1. Story Time at Bookophilia, Hope Rd, Kingston 6. Tel 978-5248. 11 a.m.-noon. Free!
  2. Scrap It! Kids' Craft Club at El Centro, Hillcrest Ave, Kingston 6. Tel 927-9884, 588-7385, email 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m. $1,500 (all materials included). Ages two to 12 years old. The aim of this class is to get kids to think, improve motor skills and also engage in activities that promote and encourage recycling and reusing of materials.
  3. Saturday Art and Craft for Kids at Grosvenor Galleries, 1 Grosvenor Terrace, Kingston 8. Tel 924-6684, 931-5569, email 10 a.m.-noon. Ages four-11 years old. $1,000 per session (all materials provided). Children take home everything they make.


  1. Reggae Aerobics at Afya Yoga Studio, Liguanea, Kingston 6. Tel 977-6735, email 10:30 a.m. with Kerry-Ann. $900 drop-in. Get fit for carnival as you bounce to the latest reggae beat with the energetically infectious Kerry-Ann. Burn calories, gain strength and improve your overall flexibility! Wear your sneakers and bring a towel. You won't work up a sweat unless you have fun doing it!
  2. Aerobics Marathon at Gym Liguanea, Old Hope Rd, Kingston 6. Tel 978-2197. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Free for members, $500 for non-members. Powerade provided!


  1. Fund-raiser Party for RISE Life Management Services at Fiction Lounge, Market Place, Constant Spring Rd, St Andrew. Tel 383-7669, visit 6-10 p.m. $1,500 (vodka mixes included). The project offers remedial education, life and vocation skills training, parenting, art, counselling and daily lunches in six volatile inner-city communities. Tickets available at Afya Yoga Studio, RISE or the gate.


  1. Nature's Jewels: An Exhibition of Orchids at the Jamaica Horticultural Society Grounds, Gibson Drive, Hope Pastures, Kingston 6. 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Cost: $500 adults, free for children under 12 years old.


  1. Colour Me Single at Carlos' Café, 22 Belmont Rd, New Kingston. Tel 999-7907. 9 p.m. $500 Every Sat night.
  2. Half-Way Tree Primary presents Remembering the Magic Moments of the '70s '80s and '90s at Limelight Club, 5-7 Hagley Park Road, St Andrew. Music by Arif Cooper. Adm: $800 presold, $1,000 at the gate.
  3. Milkyway, The Cherry Surprise Too, at Pier 1, Montego Bay. Music by DJ Kentucky, DJ Baby Thug and DJ Crazy Neil. Adm: $1,000.
  4. The Penny Section presents Fabulocity at Kabana, St Andrew. Music by Code Red, Renaissance and Coppershot Disco.
  5. Bills, at Ultimate Car Care, 20 Holborn Road, New Kingston. Music by Kingston All-Stars, DJ Narity, Coppershot and Supa Hype.
  6. Eclipse Pool Party, The Rebirth, at Rockfort Mineral Bath, St Andrew. Music by DJ Arif Cooper, DJ Nico, Jam Rock and DJ Neil. Adm: $600 presold, $800 at the gate.
  7. Different Strokes, '70s, '80s, '90s Retro Party, at Chances, Negril. Music by Mix Master Marvin, Colin Hines and DJ Nezz. Adm: $600 presold, $800 at the gate.