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Full Moon to Shine on Us This Weekend in our Amazing Southern Zone of Costa Rica

​Welcome to Many New Chayotevine Subscribers ... looks like a lot of people are finding our little piece of Paradise here.

We will be open at Colibri's Corner at the PZ Feria (first booth in front of supermarket) from 7 to 6 on Thursday and 8 to 1 on Friday!

Just got in: Nutritional Yeast, Fluoride Free Toothpastes, Various Stevias, Nag Champa and Lemon Eucalyptus Oil (great against mosquitos) and other Natural Bug Sprays!

Just got word that we will have plenty of our Organic Grass Fed Butter .. salted & unsalted available this week!!!

If you have a rental, we have several families looking at the moment and expect many more coming down. Let us know!

Be sure and check out our Events page .. so much going on around here!


AA Meetings:

WEDNESDAY: 11:00 am – Open AA – Dominical Happy Hour Group (Topic Meeting)

SUNDAY: 9:15 am – Open AA – Dominical Happy Hour Group (Big Book Study)

NA Meetings:

FRIDAY: 3:00 pm Open NA – Dominical High Tide Group (Topic Meeting)

Al-Anon Meetings:

TUESDAY: 10:00 am Al-Aanon Family Group – Dominical Al-Anon Group

Location: All meetings are in the office beside the Happy Feet Ballet School on the 2nd floor of Patrons Restaurant (currently closed) on Main St. in Dominical. There is a green VW bus on a post 20ft in the air used as an obvious landmark so you can’t miss it.

Please note: All meetings usually have a mix of AA & NA members due to the amount of meetings available in the area. So please don’t be shy to join us at either as everyone is always welcome. (You will also notice both AA & NA banners in the window of the 2nd floor office.)


Jason G – email Jason or call 8706-3087 Don D – email Don or call 8891-6700 Calli M – email Calli or call 8407-2230

Jennifer G (Al-Anon) – email Jennifer or call 8718-8312


AA Meetings:

MONDAY: 10 am Open AA – Promises in Paradise Group

SATURDAY: 10 am Open AA – Promises in Paradise Group

Location: AA Clubhouse – Coming from Dominical: take the first right after the ‘blue whale’ info center. Follow the bumpy road for about a 1/4 mile and then take your second right. If you look hard enough there is a small wooden AA sign on a post half covered with greenery. That’s the right you want. The building is the second on the right.


Natalie B – email Natalie or call 8879-3347

Jason G – email Jason or call 8706-3087

Christmas Party (POTLUCK)

Dec. 16, 2017 starting at 11 AM POTLUCK CHRISTMAS PARTY Maxine's home in Barrio Arenilla de San Pedro Directions: 15 miles south (26 km) of Maxi Pali on InterAmericana Hwy. When approaching (covered) bridge over Rio San Pedro, turn left just before bridge, drive 1/2 mile (1 km) on paved road, until you see a large commercial building on your left (half metal, half concrete blocks with large green doors), get off paved road and drive between large building and Arenilla Abast to a fork in the road. Keep to your right (the flat road) and continue (1/3 mile, 2/3 km) until you see Centro Educativo Arenilla on your right. Entrance to Maxine's property is across from the school. Drive on paved road to top of the hill. Park behind the house among trees. 2731-1247

~~~ Singing Alive Costa Rica ~~~ ~~~ Cantando la Vida ~~~ Finca Amrta, Costa Rica January 25-28, 2018 A sharing and teaching gathering for ceremonial/devotional singing circles. We change the world as we transform ourselves with songs of light, love, peace on earth, and goodwill to all beings! Once again come together, all you singing people, to celebration the power of the voice and to sing with our ancestors and descendants and allies of this mysterious and wonderful life! We'll gather on the hallowed grounds of Finca Amrta in the southern region of CR. Sing under the growing moon, let the river woosh its song into your heart, hear the whisper of the great bamboo song, let the great tropical melody fill your soul with life and light and joy!

Early Bird tickets are available now! Register in Advance! for live person contact ;-} Now – December 20th ~ Early Bird $208 = whole event with camping. December 21st – January 13th ~ Winter Welcome $240 = whole event with camping. January 14th – on ward ~ Final Price $280 = whole event with camping. Teens 13 – 18 yrs of age = 1/2 price. Please comment about this during the check out process. Children (12 and under) are free. Include youth’s information during check out process.

This singing medicine is potent and as we share, teach, learn together we all grow our greatness!

We have 26 pieces of metalwork in the exterior of our house in Cajon, each with a square meter or more