||July 2007: Community Construction Project
of Casa Margarita
||Casa Margarita is dedicated to my grandmother,
Margaret Lyman Langsdorf, who loved children and stories.
My grandmother was always very supportive of the children's
library I started in Pueblo Nuevo. She would be delighted
to know that this community came together once again
to work for the benefit of our children. Neighbors of
all ages worked together to build this new center for
||June 2007: Cultural Exchange Trip to Pueblo Nuevo
||In June 2007, the community of Pueblo Nuevo, Estelí
warmly welcomed several families from Palo Alto, CA.
These pictures tell stories of an incredible week of
friendship, adventures and learning spent together in
the northern mountains of Nicaragua.
||February 2007: Visit
to Pueblo Nuevo
||ABREN Board President, Kristina Underdal, retuns to
Pueblo Nuevo at least once a year to reconnect with friends,
supervise the program and collaborate with the librarians
and community. During this trip she was also making arrangements
for the Cultural Exchange Trip.
||November 2005: First Preschool Promotion Celebration
||During their trip through the Americas, ABREN board
members Patricia Moreira and Kristina Underdal arrived
in Pueblo Nuevo just in time to attend our first ever
official preschool promotion ceremony. This
was Patty's first visit to the library! In addition,
they explored Pueblo Nuevo and went on vacation with
the librarians' families to the island of Ometepe.