As always Valentine’s Day was a special day for Barbudans. Couples lunched at Cerene Deazle’s Palm Tree Restaurant, or had dinner at the Park Terrace Restaurant of Janet Thomas. Teachers at Sir McChesney George celebrated with a meal in the staff room after school at 1.30 pm. On Saturday 11 February the Living Faith Baptist Church held a picnic at their new camping ground at Rock Bay, south of Two Foot Bay.
The Young Leaders of Sir McChesney George Secondary School held a request show at Madison Square on Tuesday 14. People dedicated a song which was then played for their loved ones. The students held a romantic poetry evening on Thursday 16 and a concert at Jam City on Saturday 18 February.