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Art auction raises funds to build teen cancer hospital
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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Art auction raises funds to build teen cancer hospital

Amanda Zúñiga - November 7, 2015

An innovative fundraiser this week has the potential to change the lives of young people with cancer – all thanks to a brainstorm by 14-year-old Andrea Lang.…

Charity auction seeks to help Costa Rican kids
Art Walks
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Art Walks
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Charity auction seeks to help Costa Rican kids

Amanda Zúñiga - October 16, 2015

Art and social work join forces tonight as Man Yu Fung and other renowned artists unite with the Costa Rican Heart Foundation, the United for Childhood Foundation…

How to beat the rainy season with kids
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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How to beat the rainy season with kids

Jill Replogle and Katherine Stanley - October 14, 2015

I come from dry places. I am relatively new at motherhood. I am relatively new to Costa Rica. Therefore, the first downpours to trap me — along…

‘Toys’ exhibit at National Gallery oozes nostalgia
Art Walks
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Art Walks
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‘Toys’ exhibit at National Gallery oozes nostalgia

The Tico Times - September 10, 2014

Nostalgia is a mysterious feeling. You smell baking cookies, and you are transported back to your grandmother’s kitchen. You taste Kool-Aid, and you think of your first…

A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica
Arts and Culture
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Arts and Culture
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A national festival, a grand old opera and other happenings around Costa Rica

The Tico Times - July 25, 2014

Annexation of the Partido de Nicoya Festival [caption id="attachment_43534" align="alignright" width="389"] Courtesy Servicios Periodisticos Globales[/caption] In 1824, Guanacaste became a part of Costa Rica. Today, this vast…

Dinosaurs invade the Children’s Museum
Lizard wizardry
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Lizard wizardry
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Dinosaurs invade the Children’s Museum

The Tico Times - July 20, 2014

If you ever want to make your kids frantically excited, just tell them this: The Children’s Museum in San José now has an enormous Tyrannosaurus Rex that…