Archive | September, 2010

New story hour at the Antigua library

Here’s a window into a recent story hour, started by Jacqueline Figeroa, the new Promoter of Reading and Creativity at the Antigua library. Jacqueline was hired as part of a new partnership with The Riecken Foundation, which will strive to transform the library to a place where students of all ages discover the joy of […]

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The privilege of sponsoring a child

by Carole Jones, Sponsor This July, Carole visited Yolanda, the young woman she sponsors through Common Hope in Antigua, Guatemala. Below is her description and reflection on her visit. Carole is a retired teacher from Yucaipa, CA. We walk past colonial ruins to get to Yoli’s door. The dirt walkway leading toward the house is […]

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Story hour

The below images are from a recent story hour with Jacqueline Figeroa, the new Promoter of Reading and Creativity at the Antigua library. Jacqueline was hired as part of a new partnership with The Riecken Foundation, which will strive to transform the library to a place where students of all ages discover the joy of […]

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