San Ramón en Acción

October 13, 2011

The final details for the first Book Sale Fundraiser have been confirmed. The event will take place at the University of Costa Rica Regional Museum in San Ramón, on the north side of the Central Park, Nov. 12 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. More than 2,000 used books, CDs, DVDs and magazines in both English and Spanish, as well as some jewelry and crafts, will be on sale. Prices for used books will range ₡500-₡1,000, with discounts for students. All proceeds will benefit the San Ramón Red Cross and Dog Land, an animal rescue facility. 

If you have any questions or language materials to donate, contact Louise Wittman at reesemickie@gmail.com, or bring your donations any Thursday at 10 a.m. to Gringo Central’s coffee at Café Delicias. More information can also be found on the Community Action Alliance website at www.actionalliancecr.com

–Mike Styles

mike@styles.com

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