*****Spanish meetings.

From: Kichiji
Sent on: Thursday, January 7, 2010 12:41 AM
Hello, everyone,

Please read as far as the sixth line.

In this message:
-CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS.
-Meeting dates and venues.
-El Cumplianos de Liliana y Cristina y la despedida de Gabriela.
-Spanish short story discussion El improvisador Casimiro Mendoza.

CALL FOR VOLUNTEERS

I am seat of a committee to organise a fund-raiser to raise money for safe drinking water in Bolivia.

We need some more hands and brains.

If you would be interested in helping, and you can commit to coming to about an hour-long meeting about once every two weeks, please email me, Kichiji, at [address removed].

There are five meetings in the near future. The first will take place TOMORROW, Friday, January 8th, at 9:30pm, at Soho Bar & Grill, at 801 6 St SW. The second will take place on
Tuesday, January 12th, at 6:30pm, at Caffe Beano,[masked]th St SW. The third will take place on
Thursday, January 21st, at 7:30pm, at Second Cup,[masked]th Street SW. The fourth will take place on
Saturday, January 23rd, st 1:00pm, at Rosedale Community Hall,[masked] Av NW. The fifth will take place on
Sunday, January 24th, at 1:00pm, Second Cup, 1323 Centre Street North.

These are 1, 5, 14, 16, and 17 days from now.

Please go now, and RSVP for these.

Especially, please come to the meeting TOMORROW, at Soho Bar and Grill and celebrate the birthdays of Cristina and Liliana. We also bid a sad farewell to Gabriela, who is going back to Mexico.

I have decided to start discussions about once a month about short stories in Spanish for those who are interested. I will digitally distribute each short story with notes and selected
vocabulary. I will pick a day that I will especially encourage people to discuss the
story. Note that you can discuss the story on any day, and on the chosen day you don't
have to discuss the story, but picking a day increases the likelyhood that
several readers will be there on the same day to discuss the
story.

We will start with "El improvisador Casimiro Mendoza" by Rowena A. Rivera.

Download the Microsoft Word document from our Files section.

I am looking forward to seeing us at the meetings!

--Kichiji.

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