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Abi from South Africa Shares a Local Dish

Check out Abi's recipe for Bobotie!

By | April 6th, 2017|Blog, Meet Your Global Neighbor|Comments Off on Abi from South Africa Shares a Local Dish

Nomi from South Africa Visits 2nd Grade

    Nomi V. from South Africa had fun sharing about her country.  The children at Hamilton Elementary School in North Kingstown, Rhode Island,  were especially intrigued when they saw pictures of all the wildlife.  Many wanted to go visit, until Nomi shared how long it takes to fly from the United States.

By | November 9th, 2016|Meet Your Global Neighbor|Comments Off on Nomi from South Africa Visits 2nd Grade

South Africa’s Women’s Day

Did you know that August 9th was Women's Day in South Africa? The national holiday commemorates a women's protest march on the Union buildings in Pretoria, South Africa on 9 August 1956. The women were protesting apartheid legislation requiring Africans  to carry a “pass,” or special identification documents.   The women, many holding white babies on their hips, stood silently outside [...]

By | August 13th, 2012|Blog|Comments Off on South Africa’s Women’s Day

Culture Fair

Fairfield and New Haven County au pairs presented their countries at a Culture Fair held at the Discovery Museum in Bridgeport, CT.  Each country's booth was exciting and interactive. Children learned about their "global neighbors" while having a great time on a rainy day.

By | May 19th, 2011|Blog|Comments Off on Culture Fair
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