Charla de Padres

Last night was my first official night at Charla de Padres, a bi-monthly discussion group with students’ parents and teachers that promotes community empowerment and cultural exchange. Activities range from guests lecturers, to group discussions, to fun activities.

Desfile de Antorchas

Monday night was Cofradia’s Desfile de Antorchas. For people that don’t speak Spanish and don’t want to put that into Google Translate, that means The Torch Parade. Every school in the presiding area comes together and meets on what seems like a random street corner where the parade starts.

Pig Wrestling

It has been so long since I last posted, it would be hard to fill you in on everything that has happened in great detail so I will try my best to give you the abbreviated version and then get to the real purpose of this post.