St. John Tradewinds News

St. John Historical Society Hosts Fundraiser

The St. John Historical Society is hosting the “All Ah We – St. John Families” fundraiser next Tuesday, March 14 at the Westin St. John Resort & Villas from 5:30 to 8:00pm.

The annual fundraiser will highlight the history, culture, heritage and genealogies of Virgin Islands families, organizations, churches and schools. The evening will also include a silent auction and raffle featuring local sailing trips, activities, accommodations, restaurants, art, books, ceramics and jewelry.

Special guests will include the Marsh-Monsanto family, the Samuel family, the Creque family, the Vriehuis & Knevels family, the Boulon family, the Wells family, the Lindquist & Harthman family, the Richards family, the Knight family, the Caribbean Genealogy Library, Gifft Hill School, St. John Community Foundation, St. John School of the Arts, St. Thomas Synagogue, Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Nazareth Lutheran Evangelical Church and more.

A cash bar will be available and light hors d’oeuvres will be served. The attire for the evening is “island fancy.” Suggested donation is $25 at the door; $10 for students.

For more information, email contactus@stjohnhistoricalsociety.org or call President Lonnie Willis at 340-344-4303.