Flamingo/Potrero News

April 11, 2012

The Village Community Center located in Brasilito is hosting a series of “hot topics” for the community throughout April and May and on Sat., April 14, 2012, from 10 a.m.-noon at the Soul y Paz Yoga Center. Certified holistic health coach Mary Ann Augustine will be speak on life lessons for teens.

A pool party for all attendees will follow the class at the Country Day School. The class costs $15 per person with a minimum of 10 people. Registration is required 48 hours before the class, so please contact Pam at 8355-9993 or email her at info@conchalvillage.com.

A weekly farmer’s market will be held at the Village Community Center on Tuesdays in the Salon next to Cecil’s Panadería from 2-6 p.m. It will offer fresh fruits, vegetables, meats, dairy products, herbs, baked goods and more. Come by to see the displays and try out these gourmet goodies.

The Shack in Surfside/Potrero celebrated a birthday on March 30. Thanks to Local Legend and everyone who came out for our anniversary party on Friday night. It was a great time.

The 13th Annual Robert August Surf-n-Turf Charity Challenge was held March 29-April 1, and included fun events that raised funds for needy children. The weekend began with a party at the Vaquero Restaurant in Witch’s Rock Surf Camp in Tamarindo, on Thursday, with dinner, a live band and a silent auction. Friday there was a surf contest at Lola’s in Playa Avellana combined with a silent, daytime auction and a cocktail dinner at the Diria Hotel.

On Saturday, the golf tournament kicked off at Hacienda Pinilla, and on Sunday, there was a catamaran cruise on the Marlin Del Rey in Tamarindo. The cruise ended with an awards ceremony at the Vaquero Restaurant, and all proceeds will go to CEPIA.

–Babe Hopkins

tbabehopkins@gmail.com

Facebook Comments

You may be interested

30 protesters released from prison in Nicaragua
News
336 views
News
336 views

30 protesters released from prison in Nicaragua

AFP / The Tico Times - October 17, 2018

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega freed 30 political opponents on Monday, an action greeted with relief by human rights organizations. They…

La Sele continues to struggle, falls to Colombia, 3-1
La Sele
411 views
La Sele
411 views

La Sele continues to struggle, falls to Colombia, 3-1

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 17, 2018

One of La Sele’s shining moments happened right there, at the Red Bull Arena, a little over a year ago.…

Jaguars: a symbol of Costa Rica
Pic of the Day
766 views
Pic of the Day
766 views

Jaguars: a symbol of Costa Rica

Alissa Grosskopf - October 17, 2018

Jaguars represent an important part of Latin America's indigenous heritage. For its strength, grace and mysterious aura, it is a…