Casco Viejo Community Celebrates Thanksgiving

Panama Casco Viejo, Casco Antiguo

Casco Viejo`s Friends and Neighbors Association (AVACA) gathered last night at Casa del Horno to celebrate Thanksgiving. At least four or five languages were being spoken in the party: Spanish, English, Italian, French and German.  And at least two dialects: Spanglish and Itañol.   A beautifully eclectic community celebrated and shared food among friends, children running everywhere.

“Did you notice children here speak four different languages?” said Clara, my associate and lifeforce behind the party.  I looked around and saw them playing together and thought, well, somehow they are understanding each other pretty well!

The food was delicious and better yet among friends, Thanksgiving is a wonderful moment were new neighbors get to know old ones and in tune with what`s going on.

Congratulations to the organizers and thanks to Casa del Horno for lending AVACA its beautiful restaurant space!

 

 

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