More Community News
“Circo del Mar” Arrived to School Serapio Lopez
On June 14th Del Mar Academy students shared their talent show, “Circo Del Mar” with the Serapio Lopez students. The show, which originally debuted on April 15th at Del Mar Academy’s campus, was inspired by the environmental theme for the 2010-2011 year – Water Conservation. (with video)
Parenting Today:Using Math Every Day
Many parents have asked me how to help their child with math. Instead of looking at multiple equations and worksheets, think about math in every day situations. Wherever you go, whatever you do, math is all around.
Samara residents try to reclaim plaza for soccer
Every community in Costa Rica has four cornerstones: the church, the school, the community hall and the soccer field; well—almost every community. For the past seven years, Samara has been without a proper soccer field.
Paving the Road to Nosara: a 3-Year Delay is Unconscionable
Nosara has been our vacation destination of choice for six years and after an exhaustive search we finally settled on a piece of property for our home. We felt the time was right: prices had softened, we identified the perfect parcel and as an added bonus, President Chinchilla had just given a speech in Nicoya stating that the paving of the road from Samara to Nosara would begin in July of 2011.
Bandera Azul Recognition
– El Torito y San Fernando Schools Earn Blue Flags for Cleanliness
– Carrillo Beach proudly displays the Bandera Azul
– Samara Beach Working Hard
Just the idea of winning a blue flag is enough to motivate students to stop littering, to pick up trash and to recycle, making both their schools and their communities cleaner.