December 14, 2018 – With the lightning of a beautiful Christmas tree and the arrival of Santa Claus, the West Indian Company of St. Thomas, Virgin Islands brought cheers, and much more to hundreds of people that gathered for the annual event at the West Indian Company dock.
July, 28, 2018 – October 2019. Three titles by Editorial Campana and Campanita Books joined a new exhibition co-produced by the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian and the Smithsonian Latino Center. Titled “Taíno: Native Heritage and Identity in the Caribbean,” the show explores the legacy of the indigenous peoples of the Caribbean and how their culture is alive and well even though books and scholars have stated their presumed extinction for decades.
For the ninth consecutive year the US Virgin Islands’ Department of Education and the Office of the Governor presented the Governor’s Summer Reading Challenge, where students in grades K to 6 are challenged to read five or more books during the summer months.