Committee on Culture, Youth, Aging, Sports, and Parks
10:30 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.
Examining the operations, accomplishments, challenges, and social significance of Children’s Museums in the Virgin Islands. This hearing will delve into management and social impacts, address the hurdles they face, and underscore their importance in fostering community engagement and Cultural enrichment within the Virgin Islands.
Chantel Hoheb, Executive Director of the Virgin Islands Children’s Museum
Ellie Hirsh, President of the Children’s Museum of St. Croix
12:00 P.M. – 1:00 P.M.
1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M.
Evaluating the current state of Disability Compliance and the Rights of individuals with disabilities in the Virgin Islands. Expert testimonies will provide vital statistics, highlight operational efforts, celebrate achievements, and identify challenges, offering a comprehensive view of the status and issues surrounding disability rights and accessibility in the Virgin Islands.
Julien Henley, ADA Coordinator of the Virgin Islands
Angus Brigo, Executive Director, Disability Rights Center of the Virgin Islands
Monique Bute, Executive Director, Virgin Islands Association for Independent Living, Inc