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Also see Recent News at bottom of page.

NEW! We have started a page with information for Corozaleños to avoid or cope with the Coronavirus COVID-19. See the latest Statutory Instrument SI-9 & 14.

Check the planned page for events planned after the calendars below.

Event planners: please let us know as soon as you have planned your event.

Upcoming Events in Corozal

For the vaccinations listed in the Calendar, all persons 60 or older bring Social Security or other ID. Teachers bring teaching license card or other authorization. For police and tourism personnel, bring proper identification. Source for this information is Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II and contact with health officials. Please inform us at of any errors or changes.

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Wednesday, June 2nd from 5:30-5:45am & 9:45-10am

Planned Power Outages to affect the entire Corozal and Orange Walk Districts. BEL to install fibre optic cable on the transmission system between Chan Chen and the Mexican Border. See URL for source.

Friday, June 4th, Corozal Civic Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Corozal Civic Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Saturday, June 5th, San Narciso Village Park

zed/cal/l/l659_popup.xq,nq.jpg:zed/icons/cal/popup.90,xq.png Market Day from 9:30am-2pm at the San Narciso Football Field (near the basketball court). Delicious food, natural juices, fresh vegetables and fruits, tasty shaved ice, beautiful flowers, plants, exotic cement pots, style hair accessories, Tupperware, make-up, face masks and unique american items. All at the best price. Source: Corozal Daily

Monday, June 7th, Chunox Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at the Chunox Health Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Tuesday, June 8th, Libertad Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Libertad Health Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Wednesday, June 9th, Cristo Rey Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Cristo Rey Health Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Wednesday, June 9th, Mama Lowe’s, Corozal Town

Monthly Soup Kitchen for info, contact Mama Lowe’s.

Thursday, June 10th, Patchakan Presbyterian Clinic

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Patchakan Presbyterian Clinic. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Thursday, June 10th, Chan Chen Health Post

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Chan Chen Health Post. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Friday, June 11th, San Roman at ESTM

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at San Roman at ESTM. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Friday, June 11th, Corozal Town Civic Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Corozal Town Civic Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Friday, June 11th, Corozal Town, 9am-4pm

Pop Up Shop in front of Miami Beach, Kim’s residence, corner of First Avenue and 6th St South. Local artisans, door prize raffle, mask and social distancing mandatory.

Friday, June 11th, San Victor & portion San Narciso

Planned Power Outages to affect San Victor & portion San Narciso on Friday, June 11th from 9am-noon. BEL to replace broken utility pole caused by traffic accident in the area. See BEL Power Updates for source or updates.

Monday, June 14th, Louisville Community Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Louisville Community Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Tuesday, June 15th, San Narciso at ESTM

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at San Narciso at ESTM. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Wednesday, June 16th, San Joaquin Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at San Joaquin Health Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Thursday, June 17th, Santa Clara at ESTM

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Santa Clara at ESTM. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Thursday, June 17th, Parts of Corozal Town

Parts of Corozal Town will have a planned interruption to install new water mains on Thursday, June 17, 2021, 1pm-4pm. Areas to be affected: 1st Avenue, from Masala Park to the Hok’ol Kin Guest House, 4th Avenue, from 1st Street South to 4th Street South, 1st Street South, from 7th Avenue to 1st Avenue, and 1st Street, from 4th Avenue to 1st Avenue. Motorists are being advised of the following street closures: 4th Avenue from 1st Street South to 3rd Street South, including its intersections with 1st Street South, 2nd Street South, and 3rd Street South. Belize Water Services page.

Friday, June 18th, Municipal Bazaar

POSTPONED Municipal Bazaar was to be in front of the Corozal Town Council on Friday, June 18th from 8am-5pm. Food, music, swimsuits, arts and crafts, nail supplies, make-up and beauty accessories, footwear and much more. Use masks, social distancing, and hand hygiene. Watch the Calendar for rescheduling. See Corozal Town Council for source.

Friday, June 18th, Sarteneja Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Sarteneja Health Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Friday, June 18th, Corozal Civic Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Corozal Civic Center. Phases 1, 2, and 3 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Sunday, June 20th, Summer Begins, 9:32pm

Summer Begins in Belize at 9:32pm, at the June Solstice, the longest day of the year. A solstice happens when the sun’s zenith is at its furthest point from the equator. On the June solstice, it reaches its northernmost point and the Earth’s North Pole tilts directly towards the sun, at about 23.4 degrees. Time and Date

Monday, June 21st, Caledonia Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Caledonia Health Center. Phase 4 is now open, so phases 1-4 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Tuesday, June 22nd, Progresso Health Center

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Progresso Health Center. Phase 4 is now open, so it’s Phases 1-4 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Tuesday, June 22nd, Parts of Corozal Town

Parts of Corozal Town Planned interruption to install new water mains on Tuesday, June 22, 1pm-4pm. Areas to be affected: 1st Avenue, from Masala Park to the Hok’ol Kin Guest House, 4th Avenue, from 1st Street South to 4th Street South, 1st Street South, from 7th Avenue to 1st Avenue, and 1st Street, from 4th Avenue to 1st Avenue. Motorists are being advised of the following street closures: 4th Avenue from 1st Street South to 3rd Street South, including its intersections with 1st Street South, 2nd Street South, and 3rd Street South. Belize Water Services page.

Wednesday, June 23rd, San Pedro Polyclinic

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at San Pedro Polyclinic. Phase 4 is now open, so it’s Phases 1-4 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Thursday, June 24th, 12:39pm

Full Moon is when the entire face of the Moon is illuminated by the Sun’s rays and it can be bright enough to light up the night. The time given is when the Sun and Moon are exactly on the opposite sides of the Earth, but the Moon will look full about a day before and a day after that time. Moon Phases

Friday, June 25th, Corozal Civic Center (or CCH)

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-2pm at Corozal Civic Center (or CCH). Note that the Rotary sale is on at the Civic Center, so these vaccinations will probably be moved to the Corozal Community Hospital Operating Theater. Phase 4 is now open, so Phases 1-4 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

Friday, June 25th, Corozal Town

Rotary Cheap Sale at Corozal Civic Center. Quality used items at affordable prices. For info, call Shelley Falk at 602-0513. Rotary Club of Corozal, Belize

Wednesday, June 30th, Consejo Shed at Entrance

COVID-19 Vaccinations are scheduled for 9am-noon at Consejo Shed at Entrance. Phase 4 is now open, so it’s Phases 1-4 only, unless you have already had your first dose and it’s time for your second. See Corozal Community Hospital/Polyclinic II or contact local sources for updated or additional info.

News and Memories of Corozal

Opening of Maximum Water Park

On Saturday, 3rd April 2021, in Rainbow Town, Corozal Town, the Maximum Water Park opened. This unique facility promises to attract Corozaleños and tourists for a great experience. Click the title above for more photos and information.

They Came from Corn, by Beardall

Video and gallery for Antonio Beardall’s presentation They Came from Corn: The Origins of the Maya for Ancient World Week, Corozal House of Culture, 15 July 2019.

Sweetness and Labor, by Oland

Video and gallery for Dr Maxine Oland’s presentation Sweetness and Labor: The Historic Period Sugar Industry in Northern Belize for Ancient World Week, Corozal House of Culture, 15 July 2019.

Chetumal Bay Archaeology, by Walker

Video and gallery for Dr Debra S. Walker’s presentation Chetumal Bay Archaeology: Shifting Capitals and Fierce Independence over the Millennia for Ancient World Week, Corozal House of Culture, 16 July 2019.

Aventura Archaeology Project, by Robin

Video and gallery for Dr Cynthia Robin’s presentation Aventura Archaeology Project 2019 for Ancient World Week, Corozal House of Culture, 16 July 2019.

St George’s Caye Day 2019

Corozal Town celebrated the 221st anniversary of the Battle of St George’s Caye with a ceremony including coronation of the Corozal Queen of the Bay and a parade.

Art in the Park 10th Anniversary

Art in the Park celebrated its 10th Anniversary on the 14th of September, 2019. We have a gallery of photos from it, and a link to more photos posted on Facebook.

Historical Railway System Exhibit

Belize’s Historical Railway System Exhibit launched at the Corozal House of Culture on 17 September 2019, and it will run through June 2020. Be sure to drop by and look at this excellent exhibit.

Kids Independence Ceremony/Parade 2019

Primary schools and preschools celebrated the 38th anniversary of the Independence of Belize on Friday, 20th September 2019 with a ceremony at the Andres Campos Civic Center, and a parade through the streets of Corozal Town. Thanks to the school students and their faculties and staff, Corozal Town Council, Ministry of Education officials, and others who made this possible.

Carnival 2019

Carnival in Corozal Town, 20th September 2019. Floats, dancers, and others getting ready for the parade, then the parade itself.

Independence Day 2019

Independence Day Ceremony and Uniform Parade, 20th September 2019. The first part is the traditional Ceremony including the crowning of Miss Independence 2019-2020. Next is the Uniform Parade, with students from secondary schools in the Corozal area, and others including components from Chetumal.

World Diabetes Day 2019

World Diabetes Day, program and walkathon. The Belize Diabetes Association, Corozal Branch, along with schools and villages throughout the Corozal District, called attention to diabetes with a program and walkathon in Corozal Town.

Graffiti Fest ’20, January 26, 2020

On Sunday, 26th January 2020, at Miami Beach, Graffiti artists from Belize, México, El Salvador, and Cuba, along with other artists, performers, and others, met for a great event honoring “Ancient Chactemal”.

Love Fest 2020 and Municipal Bazaar, February 14, 2020

On Friday, 14th February 2020 was Valentine’s Day, and also Love Fest 2020 in Central Park, and also the monthly Municipal Bazaar in front of the Town Hall. It was a great day to see what our Government and Non-Governmental Organizations in the Corozal District do, grab a bite of lunch, and do some local shopping with vendors at the Bazaar.

In Memory of Vilma Romero

It is with deep regret that we announce the passing of Mrs. Vilma Romero, one of Belize’s best and most productive artists. In tribute, we offer this gallery, with remarks by Debra Wilkes of the Corozal House of Culture, and ending with the poem that Joanna Magaña wrote for Vilma Romero.

 

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