Celebrate  Grenada’s Independence Virtually on Feb. 7
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Celebrate Grenada’s Independence Virtually on Feb. 7

The Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ) and the Grenada Nationals Association of Montreal (GNAM) have joined hands to celebrate the 47th Anniversary of Grenada’s independence under...

Volcanoes keep Residents of SVG and Martnique on alert
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Volcanoes keep Residents of SVG and Martnique on alert

Scientist at the University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre (UWI-SRC) and the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) are keeping a close watch on two volcanoes in the...

About COVID, traditions and the Holidays Entertainment

About COVID, traditions and the Holidays

Should we still maintain our Christmas traditions even if there’s no one to share it with? On December 3, Quebec reverses plans for the Christmas holidays. No holiday gathering...

SICDAQ sent SMILEs to GRENADA Community News

SICDAQ sent SMILEs to GRENADA

Gemma Raeburn-Baynes The Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ) is spreading joy among Grenadian children for the upcoming Holiday season with their Christmas Smile Project. Due to...

Barbados intends to give the Queen her Marching Orders Caribbean News

Barbados intends to give the Queen her Marching Orders

Prime Minister Mia Mottley targets November 21, for the island to become a RepublicEgbert Gaye Barbados has developed governance structures and institutions that mark us as what has been...

Remembering King Swallow:  Icon of Calypso Community News

Remembering King Swallow: Icon of Calypso

Contact Staff Sir Rupert Philo, the iconic calypsonian known as King Swallow became an ambassador for his country, Antigua and stalwart of the art form, who carried the banner...

Cautious optimism as Caribbean groups  move towards a coalition
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Cautious optimism as Caribbean groups move towards a coalition

Egbert Gaye Efforts to set up a coalition among groups representing various Caribbean nationals in Montreal are generating cautious optimism among those who are involved in the initiative. It...

Spice Festival provided great viewing
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Spice Festival provided great viewing

Contact Staff Over 15,000 viewers clicked in on YouTube and Facebook to enjoy The Spice Island Cultural Festival held on Saturday, July 11. The event got off to a...

Miss World 1970 Jennifer Hosten  brings poise to Spice Island Festival
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Miss World 1970 Jennifer Hosten brings poise to Spice Island Festival

By CONTACT Staff Jennifer Hosten went to the 1970 Miss World pageant on a lark, representing the tiny Caribbean island of Grenada, and came home with the crown and...

BYRON “DOGGIES” CAMERON takes the helm at SICDAQ Community News

BYRON “DOGGIES” CAMERON takes the helm at SICDAQ

Well-known calypsonian Byron Cameron, “Doggies”, is the new president of the Spice Island Cultural Day Association of Quebec (SICDAQ), voted in at the the association’s board meeting held on...