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

Sunset Studio to showcase talents of Costa Rican artists
Arts & Culture
166 views
Arts & Culture
166 views

Sunset Studio to showcase talents of Costa Rican artists

The Tico Times - March 20, 2019

Milena Astorga, owner of Sunset Studio, has organized an event to showcase the work of several Costa Rican artists, including…

In context: Costa Rica’s struggles with indigenous land rights
Costa Rica
1338 views
Costa Rica
1338 views

In context: Costa Rica’s struggles with indigenous land rights

The Tico Times - March 19, 2019

Sergio Rojas, a leader of the Bribrí community in Costa Rica, was murdered Monday night in the indigenous territory of…

‘A tragic day for the Bribrí people’ as leader Sergio Rojas is killed
Costa Rica
5353 views
Costa Rica
5353 views

‘A tragic day for the Bribrí people’ as leader Sergio Rojas is killed

Alejandro Zúñiga - March 19, 2019

Sergio Rojas, a leader of the indigenous Bribrí community in Costa Rica, was murdered Monday night, the government confirmed. Rojas…