Costa Rica Coffee Guide

Tamarindo Talk

October 30, 2009

Amongst talk of what would happen if a big earthquake or tsunami were to hit our area, a group of concerned townsfolk have outlined plans should either of these natural events befall us.

The group is forming an emergency committee for Tamarindo and Langosta to plan procedures in the event of a natural disaster. In addition, the group is working with the Costa Rican government on a census of the area so people can be found easily. The group also is looking for people willing to help distribute food, water, medicines, etc., if the need arises. For more information and to offer assistance, contact Simona Daniele at 2653-0082 or 2653-1403, lunalle@racsa.co.cr, or Nadereh Tadjick at 88817697 or 2653-1245, armoniatamarindo@yahoo.it.

The CEPIA association is accepting donations to help buy uniforms and supplies for kids for the next school year. In these trying economic times, we are asked to consider the children now and make donations of $30, sufficient to provide school supplies for one child for the entire school year. Contributions can be made to Banco de Costa Rica: dollar account No. 325-1354-4, Swiftcode: BCRICRSJ, Banco de Costa Rica, in Flamingo; Banco Nacional: dollar account No. 145 200–2-145-3257-5, colón account No. 100-01-145000420-6, Swiftcode: BNCRCRSJ, Banco Nacional de Costa Rica, in Tamarindo.

The Dragonfly Restaurant is closed through mid-November. Owner Tish Tomlinson is enjoying herself in the U.S. Reasonably priced, biodegradable cleaning products are now available in Tamarindo. For information, prices, distribution, and/or a free demonstration, contact Viviana at svherreravg@yahoo.com

–Ellen Zoe Golden

ellenzoe@aol.com

 

You may be interested

Costa Rica’s Raquel Rodríguez impresses with NWSL goal
Costa Rica
2765 views
Costa Rica
2765 views

Costa Rica’s Raquel Rodríguez impresses with NWSL goal

The Tico Times - October 1, 2020

Decorated women's football star Raquel Rodríguez helped the Portland Thorns defeat National Women's Soccer League rivals OL Reign with an…

Special fall prices on All-on-Four dental implants in Costa Rica
Dental Tourism
2540 views
Dental Tourism
2540 views

Special fall prices on All-on-Four dental implants in Costa Rica

James Madigan / Costa Rica Dental Guide - October 1, 2020

Dental patients from the USA and Canada are finally arriving back in Costa Rica after almost seven long months of…

U.S. State Department drops ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory for Guatemala & Nicaragua, but not Costa Rica
Costa Rica
1625 views
Costa Rica
1625 views

U.S. State Department drops ‘Do Not Travel’ advisory for Guatemala & Nicaragua, but not Costa Rica

Alejandro Zúñiga - October 1, 2020

The United States this week lifted a warning to its citizens to avoid all travel to Nicaragua and Guatemala, but…