TUESDAY at the BCP Event Center
10:30 am to Noon
Used Book Sale & Farmers Market 9 am to 12 noon
To become a Vendor Email BCP Theater Manager
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WHERE: BCP Theater & Event Center, Across Feria Bridge from Downtown Boquete, on the right.
To suggest a speaker , Email the Moderator
COST: $1.00 to cover the room rental, collected at the door to the theater except for commercial meetings which have no cover charge. The vendor pays the BCP for the time and space.
MAIL TO USA: If anyone is going to the U.S. this week, please pick up stamped mail from Irene at the Used Book Table or, contact her at 720-4880. If you have mail to go to the U.S., please give it to Irene at the Used Book Table.
Nov 12: NO MEETING
Nov 19: Ralph Dessau will discuss his new bilingual book about hummingbirds: Joyas voladoras * Flying Jewels, an 80-page in-depth study about hummingbirds with 49 color photographs. Piggy Press will have the book available at their table outside after the talk, and Ralph would be available for signing them
Nov 26: Held Jim Black
Dec 3: open
Dec 10: open
Dec 17: open
No meetings Dec 24 and Dec 31. I will no longer be doing the meetings after Dec 17, BCP needs a volunteer to take over the responsibility. If you are interested contact them directly.
Important Boquete Contacts
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Alto al Crimen
Emergency Service number
English and Spanish spoken
Other emergency numbers:
Boquete Police: 720-2145, 720-1222
Cell phone in Police car: 6885-5829
Boquete BOMBEROS (Fire Dept): 720-1224
Note: Spanish speaking only. Learn how to describe your location in Spanish.
Boquete Hospice and Health Support
Hospice hotline 6781-9250
Website – BoqueteHospice
Helping the terminally and seriously ill with Health Support.
Buenos Vecinos de Boquete
Buenos Vecinos de Boquete is a small group of volunteers who deliver food supplies to the handicapped and elderly on a monthly basis. You can make donations at the Tuesday meeting. For more information, contact Louise Orr <firstname.lastname@example.org>. www.buenosvecinosdeboquete.com.pa
Bid 4 Boquete
Visit at www.bid4boquete.com This organization is Boquete’s equivilent of the United Way. One donation for many causes. Bid4Boquete can use volunteers as much as money.
Used Book Sales
Well over 350 used books DVDs and CDs for sale and U.S. stamps
for your mail. All proceeds from the book sales are equally divided between Handicap Foundation of Boquete and Carolina Alvarez Concepcion who is blind. Now also selling Milagros Pinzon’s book about Boquete for $5.00 and Stanley Heckadon-Noreno’s book “Naturalists on the Isthmus of Panama” for $15.00. Donations of books, Cds, DVDs, magazines and jigsaw puzzles will be gratefully received.
Amigos de Animales de Boquete (FADAB) provides spay/neuter clinics on the last Sunday of each month on the same street at Mike’s Global Grill. In addition, FADAB provides feeding stations around town and supports the rescue and adoption efforts for area homeless dogs and cats. Donations for the large monthly expense of these projects are welcome and very much appreciated! See us at www.fadab.org. Click on the Adoptions button to find unconditional love.
Handicap Foundation of Boquete /Fundación Pro Integración, Capítulo de Boquete, is a nonprofit organization run by volunteers whose mission is to improve the quality of financially-challenged handicapped residents of the Boquete District and promote their integration into society. For additional information visit our website You can also request additional information or make a donation through Irene, at the book sale counter.