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Next LESTA

Board Meeting

Due to Corona ViRUS
PHONE CALL IN Board Mtg 5-6 pm

  Sunday OCT. 24, 2021

We need more Volunteers!
Call:  503 617-6986



"SPANISH Through the ARTS" for Adults/Seniors


      LESTA STUDIO/Office

WOODLAND PARK APTS.

280 SE 12th Ave. 
Apt.  A-102
Hillsboro, Or. 97123

LESTA Office Dir-Mgr:
Cyndi Turtledove, M.F.A
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       (503) 617-6986         cyndi@lesta.net      

       www.lesta.net

  GET ADDED TO OUR WEEKLY LESTA NEWSLETTER email list!   Fun! Mexico info
BILINGUALjokes, his-tory, geog, culture
EMAIL    cyndi@lesta.net  

 

 

    
 

 

CALL  503  617-6986 or email cyndi@lesta.net 

for Information and Registration:  Classes, Tutoring, Books, Volunteering!
   Our 17th YEAR!    (updated: 10/15/21.)
as the only Bilingual Musical Theatre org. in
Washington County, using the ARTS to teach languages!

     WOODLAND PARK APTS.  280 SE 12th Ave.,  APT. A-102 Hillsboro 97123
503  617-6986    cyndi@lesta.net        www.lesta.net

A
NON-PROFIT, IRS CHARITABLE ORGANIZATION SINCE 2007 - EIN #11 3799479
   

CYNDI'S L.E.S.T.A. CLASSES are at HILLBORO SR. CENTER
750 S.E. 8th Ave., Hillsboro.  TUESDAYS 1:00-3:00 pm


Sadly our programmed "SPANISH thru the ARTS" classes that were scheduled to start today 9/14/21 - 10/5/21 had to be cancelled due to not enough

registration.  We had a really fun FREE DEMO

CLASS last Tuesday, 9/7 but only had 4 people attend.

And we only had 2 students able to register.

Minimum 6 are always needed.  A lot of people are
still scared cuz of the Virus, which is understandable,
tho we wear masks and maintain correct social distance


1. MASK MAKING class  OCT. 12, 19, 26  
1:30-3:00 pm  Tuesdays.  Bilingual.
Kids over 8 ok with participating adult are welcome!

Class Fee includes all MASK materials + you keep the MASK! HAD TO BE CANCELLED - NOT ENOUGH REGISTRATION.  PROBABLY PEOPLE STILL TO AFRAID OF THE VIRUS!  SAD. Happy Halloweed + Dia de Los Muertos anyway!


Register NOW at: 503 615-1090 Sr. Center

for next SPANISH/ARTS class Nov. see below
Call
Cyndi-LESTA (503) 617-6986 for more info


2.NEXT "SPANISH thru the ARTS" CLASS SCHEDULED: TUESDAYS 1:30-3 pm  NOV. 2, 9 16, 23
Class Series are NOT sequential.
Designed to suit Students who register! Various levels,
interests and experience. MOST ARE BEGINNERS. Some returning and some new students.  Email for FLYER.  Each month's classes always on Tuesdays 1:30-3:00 p.m. Class fee pays for 4 weeks of
classes.
We maintain social distance as required and our "STAR DANCE - LA ESTRELLA"
USES 8 FOOT LONG BUFANDAS - SCARVES - so lots of distance.

Bilingual Songs, Card Games, Easy Mex.Dances,
Activities, Crafts & Skits

   FUN WAYS TO IMPROVE YOUR SPANISH

      $40 Sr. Hillsboro Res;    $60 Sr. Non-Residents 
$50 Adult Hillsboro Residents     $75 Adult Non-Residents
PRICES include all 4 TUESDAY CLASSES per series.


3 .  SPANISH or ENGLISH TUTORING
at LESTA Studio by Lic. Cyndi Turtledove, M.F.A.
19 years teaching experience at universities / living in MEXICO

1 hr per week: $50/hr   2 or + hrs/week $40/hr
can include 1, 2 or 3 students to share cost. All ages, 6 up thru Seniors

Some SATURDAY times available!

4.  BASIC GUITAR and Folk Song Lessons -
Private/Semi-Private $30/hr
 45 Minutes classes at LESTA Studio
        1 or 2 students can share this cost. Should have their own guitar. 
Cyndi plays her 12 string Yamaha. Includes all Song Sheets + CT Book

 

 5.  PUBLICATIONS - BOOKS by Cyndi Turtledove 
"ACTION GAMES...101 Fun Ways to Practice English Grammar!"
Teacher Training for Parents + ESL Teachers - Using the Arts   $35

Used by Teachers of ESL in Mexico since 1992. Published by Editorial Delti

"PRONUNCIATION PRACTICE Scenes/Songs/Games & Stories
for EFL Practice! with Song C.D.,HAS NOW BEEN PUBLISHED ON E-COMMERCE
   VIA AMAZON !  Check there for prices :)
Used by Teachers of EFL in Oregon & Mexico. Published by LESTA

Newly PUBLISHED on AMAZON:
"LILY PAD LAUNCH" especially for KIDS and FAMILIES
all ages! A Frog Fantasy almost-all-in-rhyme. Musical Play
PERFORMED at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival 1980, at London's West End Unicorn Theatre for Children 1980
many
shows in Portland area + Mt. Hood Community College 1984.
In Spanish in Queretaro, Mexico with 103 Mexican kids 1988.

Now Available in Paperback and E-book formats on Amazon!

"14 BILINGUAL PLAYS for Schools & Community Orgs!"

Current paper real versions via LESTA Office
CHOOSE 4 = $50            Buy Singly = $15 each

Great for Beginners -Characters speak Alternating lines of English/Spanish
Soon to be published via AMAZON

Write for Lists and SUMMARIES
Coming Next to AMAZON, Cyndi's Originals:
"YEAR ONE - L.E.S.T.A. NEWSLETTER BOOK with photos"
Order now for 2022


6. SUBSCRIBE TO OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER EMAIL LIST!
Fun! Educational+Bilingual. History/Geography Culture of MEXICO
Jokes, Skits, Sr. Student News, Activities, Volunteer opportunities.

Publishes to your email every SUNDAY. Send your

EMAIL ADDRESS to:    cyndi@lesta.net
  IT'S FREE!

   L.E.S.T.A. is a NON-PROFIT ORG:     EIN #11 - 3799 479
     
We need VOLUNTEERS of all ages over 18.
Especially COMPUTER related help! + Facebook etc.

Service Learning Credit is available to High School/Univ. students.

                                   No Spanish needed - you'll learn some!

    If you're already bilingual, that's great!  You can help others!

 **BE ON OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS AS "TREASURER/SECY"
Don't be scared by title! Be an influence in the ARTS in HILLSBORO
and have FUN doing it. We need you! Only 1 meeting every 3 months - and virtual by phone now 5-6 pm.
From home computer stuff. EASY!

                             

 

    
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