Field Trip to the Elder’s Center

Today we walked with the pre-school students to the Elder’s Center,  Centro Juanita, in celebration of Mother’s Day.

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We sang a song to show our appreciation to all the mothers at the center.

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Isaías, our Travelling Library Coordinator, read a book called Mamá and translated it into Tzutuhil (the elders’ first language).

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The children presented gifts to the the elders and gave them a big hug and kiss.

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Several of the elders gave us hugs as we left, showing how grateful they were for the visit and gifts by saying, “Muchas gracias!”

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