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... to give me a list of the kids that need to learn how to read and use a recently finished Peace Corps manual to, 1 child at a time, teach them to read Spanish.
*Vball: the girls want to learn more. I¨m trying to find teams for them to play with and a lady in Don Juan, a nearby town to come give them practice. I also want us to take the 20 min walk to watch the team in Don Juan practice.
*Library: be on the lookout for me asking for ...
Dale Pa' Alla
Peace Corps Prom Part 2
Posted: 22 May 2011 10:00 AM PDT
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Between my barrio of Los Angeles and Centro Olympico where I switch buses
to go downtown there are three elevados. These overpasses form big, even
arches over ...
... like these survive and excel.
Before heading to the airport, we stopped in at yet another project. This one is an Aids home for orphans. The hearts of these workers are large like that of Mother Theresa. They spend everyday with these children, living with them, bathing them, feeding them, and everything else in between while also raising families of their own.
God bless these precious children, God bless these dear workers, God bless Vision ...
... And I'm like a 5 minute walk to the CIEE office. The only thing I don't have is Internet, so forgive me if I don't post things on here too often!
We took our Spanish placement test today (which should have been a lot easier than it was) and sign up for classes tomorrow! I pray that I don't have to take the required Spanish course.... We'll see. That's the phrase of the day. I have much to learn about this place, so I'm trying to keep an open mind- a chore in ...
... re celebrating Thanksgiving in the capital at Arroyo Hondo Country Club from 7am-8pm. The volunteers organized the whole day so there will be basketball games, soccer games, swimming games, food, a talent show, and at night we're heading out to a club. I'm staying with 3 volunteers in a hostel and will head back to Guasumita Friday.
OFFICIALLY VOLUNTEERS!: We had been telling everyone for 11 weeks that we were in training to be volunteers and as ...