20th Death Anniversary of the late President of the Cooperative Republic of Guyana
 
SCHEDULE OF ACTIVITIES   
In Commemoration of the Founder Leader, 
Linden Forbes Sampson Burnham O.E., S.C.
20th Death Anniversary

Theme:         BURNHAM – Patriot and Visionary

 

EVENT RESPONSIBILITY DATE TIME VENUE
1.   VIGIL Guyana Youth & Student Movement (GYSM) Fri. Aug. 5th 18:00 hrs Square of the Revolution
2.   Laying of Floral Tributes 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Sat. Aug. 6th 08:00 hrs Mausoleum, Seven Ponds, Place of Heroes, Botanical Gardens.
3.   Tribute to Linden Forbes
      Sampson Burnham
National Congress of Women Sat Aug. 6th 17:00 hrs Headquarters, National Congress of Women, Public Road, Kitty
4.   Competition: Domino Guyana Domino Federation in collaboration with the 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Mon. Aug. 8th 18:00 hrs Auditorium, Congress Place
5.   Public Symposium 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Fri. Aug. 12th 17:00 hrs Conference Facility, National Library, Church St., North Cummingsburg

6.   Evening of Poetry & Songs

Mr. Henry Rodney in collaboration with the 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Sat. Aug. 13th 20:00 hrs Upscale Restaurant & Bar, Hinck Street, Stabroek

7.   Competition: Cycle Road Race

Guyana Cycling Federation in collaboration with the 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Sat. Aug. 13th 15:00 hrs

Start: National Cultural Centre proceeding to Belfield

Finish: National Cultural Centre

 

8.   Memorial Church Service Rev. Geoffrey Thompson, Parish Priest in collaboration with the 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Sun. Aug. 14th  10:00 hrs St. Peter’s AME Church, Almond & New Garden Streets, Queenstown.
9.  Open Air Concert 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee

Sun. Aug. 14th

15:30 hrs

Band Stand, Botanical Gardens
10.   Competition: Netball Guyana Netball Association in collaboration with the 20th Death Anniversary Commemoration Committee Sun. Aug. 21st Netball Court, Cliff Anderson Sports Hall, Homestretch Avenue