Bainbridge Ometepe Sister Islands

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2020 calendar features plants on our 2 islands

2020 calendar features plants on our 2 islands

The 2020 edition of the “Kids Can Make a Difference” calendar, which supports programs and scholarships on Ometepe, will go on sale right after Thanksgiving. Second- and fifth-graders at The Island School will soon be selling the 2020 edition of…

Special Needs Committee assistance to the blind community

Special Needs Committee assistance to the blind community

  The Special Needs Committee recently received a donation of over 50 different kinds of tips for canes for the blind from a company in Canada (Ambutech).  Alan Kirk, who has visited Ometepe several times during the past three years conducting workshops…

Library Delegation 2018

Library Delegation 2018

The 2018 Library Delegation visited all the libraries on Ometepe, consulted with librarians, delivered books and assessed further library needs in the Island schools.                                 …

Ometepe camera project video

Ometepe camera project video

This video by Brenda Berry is a quick look at a what happens when you travel to Ometepe Nicargua and give cameras and teach photography to a group of deaf and hearing impaired kids. This project is a project of…