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Opportunities around Puget Sound to expose yourself to the Spanish language, Spanish-speaking cultures, and issues from around Latin America.

 

 

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Announcements

Beginning Students!

Check out CARACOLA, kids' magazine from Spain at the Olympia Timberland Regional Library. It's colorful, fun and a great break from the kids' books.

Location:

Olympia Timberland Regional Library

313 8th Avenue SE

Olympia, WA 98501-1307



Intermediate Students!

Check out REPORTERO DOC, kids' magazine from Spain at the Olympia Timberland Regional Library. It's full of photos, drawings and great information.

Location:

Olympia Timberland Regional Library

313 8th Avenue SE

Olympia, WA 98501-1307

360-352-0595



 

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Special Events In And Around Olympia

Bi-Monthly Milonga
Argentine Tango Dances 1st and 3rd Sundays 5:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Olympia Tango is holding a Milonga twice a month with no cover charge! Enjoy great food, wine and Tango music provided by DJs Kandace Johnson and Ken Brown. 5:30-9:00 pm on the 1st & 3rd Sundays of each month. All Ages.

Contact: Angela Alice Marinella 360.790.3554 http://www.olympiatango.com/

Urban Onion Restaurant
110 Legion Way
Olympia WA

Wednesday, 22 October 2014
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Nicaragua Community Delegation to Nicaragua Trip Info Night

Sponsored by the Thurston-Santo Tomás Sister County Association

Travel with a Purpose

Thurston-Santo Tomás Sister County Association is pleased to announce that we will be hosting another Community Delegation to Nicaragua in the summer of 2015.

Delegates will spend up to 3 weeks in Nicaragua, the majority of which will be spent in Santo Tomás. We will visit and volunteer in projects such as the children’s free lunch program, the library, several preschools, the health clinic, the model farm, youth programs and Lincoln Elementary’s sister school Rúben Darío. Some interpretation support and Spanish language classes will be available as well. Homestays provide the visitors opportunities to share in the daily lives of Nicaraguan families; many previous delegates have maintained lifelong relationships with their hosts. Delegations from Santo Tomás to Olympia have provided Olympians the opportunity to reciprocate hospitality.

Got kids? Children who’ve traveled with us to Santo Tomás have had particularly wonderful experiences, with many of them returning as young adults to rekindle the friendships they formed years earlier.

You’ll see photos and hear stories from previous delegations, as well as dates and costs of the trip. No RSVP is needed, but if you have questions in the meantime you can e-mail us at tstsca[at]gmail.com.

Location:

Olympia Community Center
222 N. Columbia St.
Room 101



 

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Ongoing Local Events

3rd Saturdays

Monthly Flamenco Performance

Location:

Pizzeria La Gitana
581 Capitol Way
Olympia



2nd Saturdays

Monthly Tango Perfromance

Location:

Pizzeria La Gitana
581 Capitol Way
Olympia



Monthly: First and Third Mondays, 6:00 PM

Olympia Spanish Conversation Meetup

"Casual, fun, relaxing events for getting together and practicing your Spanishmaybe never quite "perfecting" it, but getting just a little bit better each time, while meeting fun, kind, and interesting people (people like you!). Native Spanish speakers who would enjoy helping people learn their language are also welcome!! If you really enjoy using your Spanish, and enjoy meeting other people who like Spanish as much as you do, we would love to have you join us.

We meet on the first and third Mondays of each month, because your weekend is probably already busy, and having something to look forward to on Monday just allows that weekend feeling to last one day longer!"

Location:

Varies. See the Olympia Spanish Conversation Meetup web page.



Tango Dance
(with recorded music)
First Friday of every month Time TBA
Starts with mini-lesson at 7:30-8:00 PM

South Bay Grange
3918 Sleater-Kinney Rd.
Contact: 456-4373

 

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Past events

Author Talk with Felicia Luna Lemus
Msica Tradicional Apasionante: Mexican Music, Live (for families)
Law Of Desire
Glue
Super Amigos
Made in LA
The National Tour of Evita
Immigration Caf
Peru Negro
Eddie Palmieri in Concert
Plan Colombia: Cashing in on the Drug War Failure
The Roots of Migration: Free Trade, Debt and Survival in Nicaragua
Maraca and The New Collective
Paul Anastasio
Self Determination and Self Expression in Oaxaca
Gloria La Riva
XXY
Made in LA
Father Rafael Gallego
Live Pablo Menndez Radio Interview
Talk: Pablo Menndez on Cuban music & the Cuba blockade
Los Lobos Acoustic
Oaxaca Film Event & Discussion
Afro Cuban Allstars
Immigrants' Rights Fundraiser
Witness for Peace Northwest Speaker Tour
Teatro Chicana with Hijas De Su Madre
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised
El Viejo y Jesus: Profetas de Rebellion"
No Volvern
Latin American Solidarity Conference
Equinox Feast Spotlight on Latin America
Fiesta en el C.I.E.L.O.
Lo que me toc vivir
Immigration & the NW Detenion Center
Talk: The Struggle for Self Determination in Guatemala
NW Latin American Solidarity Conference
A Struggle for Justice in Latin America
The Heartsparkle Players present: Ancdotas de Nuevas Tierras (Stories of New Lands)
The Backlash Against Immigrants: It's Not Just Arizona!
Sin Fronteras
Living and Traveling in South America
Family Fundraising Party for Kusi Kawsay School in Pisac, Peru!
Travel to Nicaragua with the Thurston-Santo Tomás Sister County Association in July
BALLET FOLKLORICO QUETZALLI
"Tropical Immersion" at Wide World Books
Celso Duarte Sextet and special guest Laura Rebolloso
Venezuela and Colombia: Love or Hate?
Tales and Treats from Mexico, Central and South America
14th Annual Tango by the Fountain
Salsa at the Fountain
Salsa at the Market
"Make Olympia" Downtown Street Market
Ciro Hurtado
Tablao Flamenco
Latin music withQUETZAL
QUETZAL
Author Talk: Reyna Grande
Film: "Precious Knowledge"
Flamenco Casa Patas
Talk by lex Gmez, Salvadoran Labor Leader
Granito: How to Nail a Dictator
Talk: Latin America's Challenge to Neoliberalism
Talk: A Nation at Risk: Drug Wars, Democracy, and Dependency in Mexico
Stories of Women Making a Better World: Their Struggles, Successes & Resilience
Talk: Honduras: Attacks on LGBTQ & Unions; Rising Resistance Front!
Che: Part One: The Argentine
Che: Part Two: Guerrilla
The Devils Backbone (El espinazo del diablo)
Land and Freedom
Los Folkloristas
Day of the Dead Masquerade Party
Correo Aereo
Flamenco Music and Dance Performance
Los Flacos,
Open House at CIELO
Carlos Núñez
TALK: Rivers for Life: Cultural Resistance to the Xalalá Dam NISGUA Fall Tour 2014
Costa Rica Trip Info Night
Workers Assembly on Immigration
Rodrigio y Gabriela
Josefina Lazo: We Are Not Terrorists! Organizing IS Democracy!
The Festival of New Spanish Cinema

 

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LENGUA RICA
Certified Spanish Language Instruction,
Interpretation, and Translation Services
P.O. Box 806
Olympia WA 98507
(360) 357-9924


This page was last modified: 11 February 2010.