Every Sunday:    Buddhist Book Discussion at 218 RocaVerde, Atenas
Meditation (optional) 1:30 p.m.
Book Discussion 2:00 p.m.
A gathering for those interested in Buddhism and Buddhist writings.
ALL ARE WELCOME. If you wish to know book currently being read or if you
need directions or any other information, please contact Adrienne and Richard Baksa
at 2446-8509 or by email or

Every Tuesday, Wednesday & Sunday Atenas New Community, associated with Tico Church
Iglesia Bibilica de Atenas

DESCRIPTION: Atenas New Community is non-denominational with a diverse congregation
Messianic Jews,Presbyterians, Mennonites, Methodists, Catholics, Southern Baptists, etc.
The focus is on Jesus Christ and the Bible, not on esoteric and divisive theological differences.

SERVICES: Tuesdays - 6pm - Bible study in English.  Wednesdays - 6pm - English worship
First Sunday of each month - An English translator is provided for the 9:00am Spanish worship
services. (After the service many of the ex-pats gather at a designated home for a potluck
lunch. Just ask any ex-pat before or after worship for the particulars.)

ENGLISH PASTOR: Steve Lucas - • 8764-8960
TICO PASTOR: Oldemar Artavia -
ADDITIONAL CONTACT: Judy Hickman • 2446-4791 •

DIRECTIONS: On Highway 3 at the blinking light

First Wednesday of each month – Recycling near CoopetransAtenas Bus

Second Monday of every month:  4 p.m.  Abandoned Animals of Atenas Foundation
        meeting at Antaños Please contact Dora (Spanish) or Sylvia 8868-1386 for more
        information.  Volunteers are needed and welcome. 

Every Tuesday:    Atenas Bridge Club meets at Don Yayo’s
                               Restaurant.  12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. No partner required.

Every Wednesday:   At 11:00 a.m.  (Please confirm with Michele Clutter 2446-0664) 
informal get togethers at Kay’s Postres, Cafe and Restaurant

Third Thursday: 11:00 a.m. Costa Rica Writer’s Group meets at Henry’s Beach Bar
near Multiplaza, Escazu, lunch follows at around 1 p.m.
Contact : Bob Brashears at