A Basque in Boise

Highlights from the Rhode Island Basque Club

Santa Agueda

The club members gathered at Batik Garden Imperial Buffet in Middletown, RI last Saturday to celebrate Santa Agueda.

NABO winter meeting

RIBC library The 2012 NABO winter meeting will take place at the Basque Cultural Center in South San Francisco, CA on Saturday February 18th, 2012. RIBC will be represented at the meeting by Ander Caballero and Gorka Ochoa (also Basque language teachers), who will report back to the RIBC board. One of the RIBC goals at the meeting will be to establish relationships with other Basque Clubs/Euskal Etxeak in North America.

The following books have been received from Benan Oregi (Basque Government) and added to the RIBC library:

– El ámbito historiográfico y metodológico de emigración vasca y navarra hacia América by José Manuel Azcona (Spanish)
– Literatura y realidad (Spanish)
– A la luna de las lenguas (Spanish/Basque)
– Domingo de Irala y su entorno en la villa de Bergara by Miguel Angel Elkoroberezibar (Spanish)
– Vivir y morir en México by Jesús Ruiz de Gordejuela (Spanish)
– Simón Bolívar y Bilbao:El hombre antes del héroe by Alejandro Cardozo Uzcategui (Spanish)
– Eusebio Zamacola Abrisqueta: Un basauritarra en el Chaco argentino by Fabio Javier Echarri (Spanish)
– Vasco-Navarros en Antioquia by John Alejandro Ricaurte (Spanish)
– The “Niños vascos” of 1937 by Susana Sabín Fernández (English)
– ¿Hacia una ciudad vasca? by Igor Calzada Mujika (Spanish)
– Diccionario histórico biográfico de los vascos en el Perú y de peruanos de ancestro vasco byJon K. Guarrotxena (Spanish)

Basque classes

Basque Language and Culture classes are underway at the Portsmouth Free Public Library (2658 East Main Rd). Classes meet every Sunday from 1PM to 2:30PM. The classes are free and open to the public. Registration is required. For more information, please e-mail the RIBC at nebasque@aol.com.

Calendar of events 2012

Click here for this year’s RI Calendar of events.

Web: ribasque.weebly.com
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