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Rock Art Walks Resuming! - Friday, November 15, 2013, 12:30 PM-5:30 PM. Please join us for a walk through history as we explore the rock art paintings left behind by the now-extinct Guaycura and Pericu tribes who once lived and thrived in Baja California Sur. A local anthropologist who just recently published a book on his rock art findings in BCS will lead the trip, sharing with us one of his favorite sites on a lovely old working ranch along the former Camino de las Misiones. There is about 90 minutes of moderate walking over uneven terrain that features gentle up and downhill gradients. The trip includes roundtrip Todos Santos/ranch transportation,anthropologist-lead walk and discussion, contribution to anthropologist's work, and donation to the ranch owner. US$75/person. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, http://wp.me/pXkqB-pF, 145-0189, Todos Santos

Rock N Roll Party At Ruby's Pescadero - The Party is happening at Ruby's on Tuesday the 12th at 8:30pm. Rock n Roll by the Groovetrotters that will burn your socks! Awesome Food, Drinks and Atmosphere...be there :-) - Marcel Groovetrotter, groovetrotters [- at -] yahoo.com, www.groovetrotters.com, 612 154 8118

Beach Front B & B Partner Wanted - Cerritos Beach Bed and Breakfast is seeking a partner/investor. 10 suites, grotto pool and 2 spas. Bar and restaurant. Perfect for destination weddings Construction is proceeding with the goal of opening in spring. Annual return on investment 25%. Perfect for an investment club. Please visit our website. - Jim Coulosn, jimcoulsoncontractor [- at -] yahoo.com, http://www.cerritosbeachbedandbreakfast.com/index.html, 612 1831077, Baja California Sur

Bakers! - Do you make a great cookie, cupcake or? The Palapa Society needs your help for their Bake Sale held in conjunction with the Tianguis Saturday, November 30th. All proceeds go to provide the more than 60 scholarships for the children of Todos Santos. Mark you calendar for this big event and please don't forget your donations of unwanted household items/clothing/baked goods become someone's treasure, an education for a child. Questions? Call me. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0821

A Doctor Explains: What The Affordable Care Act Means For Expats - The following article was submitted by By Timothy J. Garrett, MD, MBA:

October 1, 2013, saw the beginning of the enrollment period for health coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA). Along with the news about glitches with the health care website came lots of questions for expats: Do expats have to enroll? Will there be penalties for expats who do not enroll? Even if expats are not required to enroll, is there a benefit to enrolling? Here are three things that every expat should know in regards to the ACA:
  • U.S. citizens who are bona fide residents of a foreign country are not required to have health insurance as mandated by the ACA. In general, U.S. citizens living outside of the United States for at least 330 days in a given year and who meet the IRS requirements to be a bona fide resident of another country are exempt from the ACA. (You’ll find the full list of requirements for bona fide residence in Form 2555 on the IRS website.)
  • It could make sense for you to have minimum essential coverage under the ACA even if you are a bona fide resident of another country. Many expats are fortunate to live in an area with high-quality, affordable, and easily accessible health care. Those who are bona fide residents don’t have to pay for health coverage in the U.S. But even if you are a bona fide resident of a foreign country, having extra cover in the U.S. could help you to secure your own peace of mind.
  • If, for any reason, you think that you or your family might have health issues that will require treatment in the United States, it’s worth thinking about purchasing a low-premium/high-deductible U.S. plan that’s coupled with a medical evacuation policy. There are several medical evacuation companies that will provide evacuation from almost any location in the world to the U.S. hospital of your choice for a reasonable membership fee.
todoslarry [- at -] gmail.com

Baja Biscuits At Cañada Del Diablo - We will be at Cañada del Diablo THIS Saturday, from 9 am to 1 pm. Come early for our breakfast sandwich, made with our homemade breakfast sausage. Also, we will have apple fritters, and Linda's walnut cinnamon rolls. For lunch, we will have grilled sausage sandwiches and smoked BBQ pork sandwiches--each with a side of that wonderful, creamy coleslaw. You can get frozen sausage to take home to make in your own recipes. - Ace Shawver, aceandlinda [- at -] yahoo.com, (612) 149-3572

Tai Chi And Qi Gong Classes -
Free Introductory Tai Chi - Bring your friends. Learn the benefits of Tai Chi and practice basic movements of the form and principles. Monday, Nov. 18th, 4-5:15pm, Estudio Baja (next to Miguel's Restaurant on Degellado, Todos Santos).

New Beginning Tai Chi - (Yang-style short form) 12-13 session course meeting each Monday and Wednesday, 4-5:15pm, Estudio Baja (directions above). Class runs Wednesday, Nov. 20th to Jan. 8th. If you miss Nov 20th, you can join the 2nd week class. If can you only take part of the course, you'll still learn enough to continue practice and achieve some benefits of Tai Chi. Former students encouraged to visit any time or review the entire course. Once weekly class schedule available.

Five Element Qi Gong - Based on the 5 elements of Chinese acupuncture. Learn movements and positions that attune you to the 5 elements surrounding you and their energy flow within you. Extremely healing. Classes tailored to students' needs and requests. Classes start when there are at least 3 people interested.
Also, private instruction available for individuals or groups at your location. Please let me know if interested. Location and times TBD. - Rhoda Jacobs, barakabaja [- at -] gmail.com, taichifoundation.org, 612 157 6088
Call To All Artists - 5th Annual Artist Open Studio Tour - Sunday, February 9th, 2014 will be an art filled day in Todos Santos. The Palapa Society of Todos Santos, A.C. presents this annual event, which is the sole supporter of the Childrens Art Program. If you have a working studio in Todos Santos and would like to participate in this event, please contact us to receive the information you need to register. Previous participants will receive the registration documents via email. All artists (new and returning) wanting to participate in the 2014 Tour must submit their information and meet the requirements by December 2, 2013. This is a firm cutoff date to meet our printing deadline so please contact Gloria Santoyo Ruenitz at gruenitz10 [- at -] yahoo.com as soon as possible. - Gloria Santoyo Ruenitz, gruenitz10 [- at -] yahoo.com, www.artistsoftodossantos.com

Help ... please - The highest incident of female cancer mortality in the country is in here in Baja Sur. Help to create an hospital in our BCS and save women lives by buying a 150 pesos teeshirt and participate to the zumbathon November 16 all day in the plaza. Tee shirts for sale at : Romex, Tres gallinas, El Sol 2 ., Doctora Oliva.

Me dirijo a usted de la manera más atenta, para solicitar su apoyo y participación en el 2do. SON- ZUMBATHON 2013, POR UN HOSPITAL ONCOLOGICO PARA LA MUJER que se llevará a cabo en La Plaza Pública de Todos Santos, el día 16 de noviembre de las 8:00 a las 20:00 hras. con el fin de recaudar fondos para la construcción de un hospital digno de la mujer de este Estado, que si bien usted sabe las 3 causas principales de muerte a nivel nacional están aquí:
  1. 1er lugar en muertes por cáncer de mama
  2. 2do. Lugar en muertes por cáncer cervico - uterino
  3. 3er. Lugar en muertes por cáncer de ovario.
Es preocupante esta situación por lo que la sociedad se organiza y exige de una forma actualizada; la construcción de Hospital donde se atienda a la mujer con cáncer, para disminuir así la estadística. Así mismo, su apoyo será; nos ayude a publicar este evento e invitando a que toda la sociedad participe, ya que esta enfermedad no distingue credo político ni religioso, estatus social o económico. Al mismo tiempo a que las autoridades y nuestro gobierno se sumen a la causa pongan oídos y entren en acción.
La sociedad puede y debe también contribuir, en efectivo o comprando una playera alusiva al evento, del cual el 50% está destinado a La Fundación FIPCAM ( Fundación Impulsora de la Prevención del Cáncer y de asistencia a la Mujer). Las empresas o grupos sociales, nombre de familia que participen pueden imprimir su logo en la parte de atrás de la playera, espacio destinado a grupos, asociaciones, religiones y/o escuelas. - Cat Chambaret, CHambaretcat [- at -] mac.com, 612 102 8393

Gusto Has Arrived In Todos Santos! - Paperback copies of Living with Gusto by local author Elizabeth Day have arrived in our pueblo magico. Come on in to Tecolote books to find the fantastic new novel or download it to your Kindle: http://amzn.to/1bs5f46. Living with Gusto appeals to the passionate, ridiculously wise, unflappably optimistic part of you that’s brimming over with a zest for life and the adventure that it is. Don’t miss this incredible book from an award-winning editor! Gusto [- at -] PostcardsFromGusto.com - Elizabeth Day, gusto [- at -] postcardsFromGusto.com, www.PostcardsFromGusto.com , Todos Santos

Nomad Chic Opening! - Nomad Chic is now Open! Nomad Chic is an evolving collection of apparel, accessories and furniture from around the world. Come see us at our new location in the white building at Hidalgo y Juarez (old Got Baja space).

We will be open Wednesday thru Sunday from 11 am to 5 pm. Or if you're not in Todos Santos, visit us at www.nomadchic.co. xoxo - Linda Hamilton, linda [- at -] nomadchic.co, www.nomadchic.co, 415.381.9087, Todos Santos

The Beautiful Ladies - of Manos Magicas are back and busy creating that perfect Todos Santos memento or Christmas gift that you have been searching for. Choose between their amazing Mango Chutney Salsa, hand embroidered linen towels and napkins, rag rugs from the ranchos, baskets and more! Look for our Holiday Tree silent auction coming to the Hotel California on December 7th. Gorgeous desert trees with handmade ornaments offered to the highest bidder. So much going on, come visit us in the old school building behind the cultural center every Tuesday from 3:30-5:30. - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0821

Used Solar Batteries For Sale - 15 Trojan L16AC fair condition 500 pesos each. - Walt Schultz, woschultz [- at -] msn.com, 612 169 0786, Pescadero

Looking For Inexpensive Dresser/chest Of Drawers - - Wanted Dresser/chest Of Drawers. Found His... now need Hers! Still looking for a dresser of drawers. Nothing special, solid wood preferred. - April Or Bolo, lotusmother [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos

Spanish Lessons With Guillermo Bueron In Baja Beans Pescadero - Berlitz Total Immersion Method for all levels.The Intensive Spanish Workshop will teach you basic words and power verbs most often used during travel to Spanish speaking countries.Classes will be held in Baja Beans Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 1 to 3 PM.Any special requirements of the students may have, business or professional will be given careful consideration. Classes start November 12, 2013.

Cuba Tours in 2014. First Trip in February and second one in April. - Guillermo Bueron Prieto, g_bueron [- at -] yahoo.com, www.guillermolanguageandtravel.com, 612 161 4165, Todos Santos

Tae Kwon Do For Kids At Esudio Baja - Starting Friday, Nov. 15th, Kurtis Parsons will be teaching Tae Kwon Do martial arts for kids at Estudio Baja. Ages 5-13 from 530pm-630pm. Estudio Baja is located in Todos Santos right next to Miguel's restaurant. Kurtis Parsons has 2nd degree black belt in TKD and taught kids in Seattle before moving to Todos Santos. We will be teaching traditional Korean TKD with discipline and respect for parents, teachers, and our community. Space is limited and only available for students who are serious and respectful. - Kurtis Parsons, kurtisrparsons [- at -] hotmail.com, 253 145 0471

Ecosmart Technologies - Professional Solar Energy and Water Conservation Services - We have 20 years of energy and resource conservation products and service experience. Six years and running in BCS.

Water Products; World class water filtering of 99.99999% of bacteria, pathogens, cysts and particulates. Never again buy bottled water. United Nations/Red Cross/UNICEF grade filtering in several formats.

Water saving products, Pool pumps using 75% less electricity available now with or without filters, $450.00 complete. With Filters: $1,200 complete.

Guaranteed installation services by qualified staff, to North American Electrical and Plumbing Standards. - Erwin Lapschies, erwinecosmart [- at -] gmail.com, Cell; 624 166 9473, Los Cabos

Singles Mixer - Tuesday, Nov. 12, at 1:00 PM at Baja Beans. Bring a friend and help us plan upcoming events: field trips, movie nights, adventures. Do it! For more information, contact - Moonstone Or Sandra's Cel , moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 155 5312, Todos Santos

Segunda Moves to New Location - Segunda Tesoro Escondito has moved to a new location in Todos Santos. Turn on the one way street across from Baraja's tacos and it's three blocks up on the left. - Submitted Anonymously

New From La Canada Del Diablo - Doctor Bill Sniechowski, DC, La Canada's resident specialist in Chiropractic care, is now seeing patients Thursday and Saturday. For an appointment, call 624-118-1603 or drbill.baja [- at -] yahoo.com.

November 21 - 23 Spay and Neuter Clinic. Welcome back our wonderful Vets and volunteers who donate their time to come to Todos Santos to spay and neuter our community dogs. Help your Mexican neighbors participate. It's free. Anyone who like to help with the clinic, let us know. No experience necessary. Pay is lousy, but the feeling of satisfaction is incredible.

Have you ever thought about the effect that the OXXO stores may have on the towns of El Pescadero and Todos Santos? There is a growing concern about the plan to build 3 more stores in this community. If you would like to sign a petition to support the idea of no more OXXOS, stop by La Canada. Petitions will to be delivered to the governor next week.

Garage Sale News: Saturday, Dec. 7, 9 a.m. Selling amazing collectables. Leave donations at La Canada. All proceeds support Kitty Heaven, our community's only cat shelter.

Saturday, December 14, 9:00 AM. Our 12th Annual World Class Garage Sale keeps getting bigger. This year promises to be the best! If you'd like to sell, let us know, we'll reserve a spot.

Still accepting food, clothing, bedding, and furniture donations for the Todos Santos Mens Rehabilitation Center. If you need help with fall clean up, weeding etc, these men make fall clean up quick and easy. Contact Sr. Demetrio [- at -] 612-151-4980. - Barbara Perkins, bperkins0403 [- at -] gmail.com, www.lacanadadeldiablo.com, 612-140-0069

Porque 5k Walk/Run - Let the training begin! The Porque 5K walk run will be held on Saturday, Dec 28th with starting gun at 9:00 a.m. in the plaza Marquez de Leon in Todos Santos across from the mission. Come as early as 7:30 for registration - raffles - medals and awards. All proceeds benefit the Chino project for local children with major medical needs. Many thanks to our sponsors Romex, Tres Santos, Caligrafico, Powerzone, Rancho Pescadero, Ricardo Amigo Real Estate, Surfit and White Sand Massage, and to our many raffle supporters. timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, Todos Santos
Propone Refrigerator Needed - I am interested in buying a gas/propane refrigerator. Good conditions. Urgent - Pablo Martinez, jpablomarmol [- at -] hotmail.com, (612) 145-0192 W., Todos Santos

Dentist In Todos Santos - Hello Im announcing my dental services in Todos Santos , Dental cleaning, aesthethic fillins, porcelain crowns, Dental implants, Partial and complete dentures , bleaching teehth, X rays, Adress Street Juarez y Topete , Todos Santos BCS , Plaza antigua Upstairs # 7 , Open Monday to Friday 10 am at 2 pm , for to get an appointmennt please Write me at Email, or call. - Dr Angel Hernandez Baeza, dentistabajasur [- at -] gmail.com, 14 50628 , Todos Santos

Furniture! Casa Decor La Paz & Cabo - Patio Furniture * Wicker & Rattan * Marble * Rustic Hand Painted Furniture * Copper Furniture * Lighting * Kitchen Cabinets * Doors * Floor & Wall Covering * Art * Accessories * Metal Furniture * Fountains and Urns * Mexican Furniture * Imports from Around the World * Large Selection of Furniture, Rugs & Accessories. Interior Design Service! Custom Furniture! We have it all! 2 locations (Cabo and La Paz) Summer Sale: 25% to 40% Off Selected items!

Now Wholesale to the Public: ** Low Price Guarantee. Venta de Mayoreo al Publico ** Garantizamos los precios mas baratos
Cabo San Lucas: km 3.5 on four lane next to Artisanos & Natural Granit. Tel:172 6675; Vonage: 888-557-6533; Mexican Cell: 624-176 8146. Mary Aguirre E-mail: mary.aguirre [- at -] casadecorcabo.com
La Paz: 12,000 sq. Warehouse 560 Marques De Leon
Visit our website at www.antiquerowmarket.com or e-mail: richards77 [- at -] pcisys.net
3 to 12 month Credit - no interest with Banamex card Telephone: 612-129-3364 or Cell: 612-141-7615; USA Telephone: 303-777-5157 - Luis Hernandez

Tango En Sábado - Come join our Saturday tango class. The first class of the season is Nov. 9 at 4 pm, Tres Galines Restaurant (Juarez and Topete) Bring leather soled shoes. No experience necessary. Cost: 100 pesos per person. moftheu100 [- at -] gmail.com

Totem/Intention Stick Making Workshop - "Discover Your Merlin Inside". "Life is not about destinations, its about the journey". This workshop helps us identify the clues that our lives are giving us each day and provides ways to interpret them. Part one, introductory and "mapping" tool class is Saturday November 9 from 9ish to 12ish.

Part 2, date open, those in part one will decide when in November for part 2, it will be an all day class. Class includes syllabus and yummy lunch. Total cost 1,600 pesos. Make your reservation, unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com and get directions to Nanette’s gallery/studio/garden Space limited to 6 adults. - Nanette, unmundodeheartswideopen [- at -] gmail.com, 612 14 50183

Jeep For Sale - 2002 Jeep Wrangler Sport, 69,000 miles South Dakota plates. - Mike Lund, mikeandmir [- at -] yahoo.com, 612-1345-347

Timothy Horn Plein Air Workshop - February 18, 19 and 20th, 2014. Timothy Horn will host a 3 day plain air workshop in and around Todos Santos. All levels welcome. Cost of workshop is $325.00 USD. If you are not familiar with this most talented artist, check out his website: www.horndesign.com. Class size limited, deposit required. Let's Paint! - Marsha Dahlquist, dahl1751 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 103 8024

Open Reading - Don't miss it! Sunday, Novemeber 17th, 4:00 on the patio at Michael's at the Gallery. Everyone welcome to read their Original piece of no more than 5 minutes. What a lovely way to spend a beautiful Sunday in Todos Santos! - Susan Doyle, timsudoyle [- at -] hotmail.com, 145-0821

Pura Vida Health Food Store & Deli Is For Sale!!! - Pura Vida is For Sale. This is a non-rushed sale. We are putting the feelers out to see if the right person/persons can provide Todos Santos's, Pura Vida Health Food Store & Deli, with the attention and care it has recieved for the last 3.5 years. Pura Vida is NOT FOR SALE to foreign commercial developers. We are only willing to part with Our Pura Vida to a local minded family type who is concerned with the communities health and supporting local sustainability. Please Serious Inquires only...

puravidahealthfood.com and check us out on Facebook at facebook.com/our.puravida - Joella Corado, puravidahealthfood [- at -] gmail.com, puravidahealthfood.com/, 6121692095
Ford 4x4 Campervan For Sale - '82 1 ton ford 4x4 campervan for sale, '92 international diesel engine with 100.000 miles, runs great. Just drove it down from Washington. Call 612 142 0663 or email milanodeli [- at -] aol.com. Asking $8000.00 U.S. obo - Jeannie Debari, milanodeli [- at -] aol.com, 612 142 0663

Spraying? - On Thursday evening just before 8:00 there was a loud motor vehicle/truck driving up and down the streets in the Las Brisas barrio. Could not get to open the gate fast enough to get a good look, but it kinda looked like it was spraying? The motor did not sound like a car motor, it was similar to a leaf blower sound. Anyone have any info about what it could possibly be? - Gail Guerrero, Baja California Sur
Buen Provecho La Paz Specialty Cooking Classes - Specialty classes coming up, look for details in the menus in the calendar on the web site: Thursday 11/7 Seafood and fish Mexican style (3:30-8pm); Saturday 11/16 Yeast breads (11-5pm); Monday 11/18 Appetizers from around the globe (2-6:30pm); A Day of Chocolate 3/8/14 (11-5pm). Let us know if you'd like other specialty classes. Sign up now to hold your space(s. We look forward to cooking with you! - Renee Lagloire, info [- at -] buenprovecholapaz.com, http://www.buenprovecholapaz.com, 122-6409, La Paz

Plastic Surgeon In La Paz - Offers 30 Years of Experience. Certified until 2015, member of ISAPS (International Society Of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery), member of AMCPER (Mexican Society Of Plastic Surgery), and many others. I do any cosmetic surgery, botox, fillers, radiofrecuency (procedure in which you get skin tightening, and treatment of cullulite), intense pulse light (treatment in which you improve the quality of your skin,and disappear sundamage), permanent hair removal.

My address is Ignacio Ramirez at the corner with Reforma street. Visit www.drmanliospeziale.com where you can see some surgery results of pre and postoperative cases. Do not take risks: If you are going to do something cosmetic, do it with a Certified Plastic Surgeon.

- Manlio Speziale, manliospeziale [- at -] gmail.com, www.drmanliospeziale.com, 612 1295252 Office, Cell 612 141 6298, La Paz

Be Careful Of The Police - For the very first time in Todos Santos, I was stopped twice today by police. They are newly arrived police and the first one tried to make me pay him $100 usd. I told him that was fine, let's go to the police station. He said he didn't have time so he would find me later at my house and he wanted to know where I live. I told him I would just call the Comandante and work payment out with him and the guy backed off.

The second time was when I was literally rolling to a speed bump and the cop pointed his finger and told me to pull over and said I was driving too fast. I do drive fast sometimes but this was not one of them. I picked up my phone and told him I would call the Comandante and tell him that I would be at the police station to pay the fine. The guy let me go. Then talking to a couple of tourists here they told me that they got hit up for $500 pesos and that the cop wanted $100 usd. Remember people - Do Not Pay The Cops. Be adamant that you will pay any fine at the police station and tell them you want the ticket written right then. - Name Withheld by Request, Todos Santos

The Distillery Presents - New Hours - Starting Tuesday (11-5): Open Daily at 8:00am - 10:00pm. Breakfast (all day), Lunch and Dinner. We are proud to announce our new Chef Noel and wife Chef Betty to The Distillery. Our new lunch & dinner selections will highlight their delectable cuisine using local ingredients. Chef Laura will be working her breakfast/lunch magic as always. We are offering a free moonshine cocktail with your meal all day - any day. It's great to be open to serve you, see you soon!

Now Available - "Baja Midnight" Moonshine & Vodka - Offering our first local artisan spirits. Tastings & drink specials all day. Come in and try your "new/old" favorite.
Upcoming Dinner with Movie Nights.

Check The Distillery web calendar for all the latest info: http://thedistillery.mx/calendar-of-events
- James, jamesb [- at -] thedistillery.mx, www.thedistillery.mx, 612-145-0098, Todos Santos

Pelican Theatre, La Paz - It is the goal of the Pelican Theater La Paz to bring bold, contemporary and edgy comedy to the people of La Paz. To create a corps of professional actors from the Mexican as well as the Gringo Communities. To entertain, astonish and to delight our audiences. To reveal to our audiences the unexplored possibilities that are offered to them in the world they live in today.

The plays offered by Pelican Theater are in a genre classed as "The Ten Minute Play". On Tuesday, Jan. 28, and Wednesday, Jan. 29, we will present three tales:
  1. She'S Fabulous: Two actresses attend a performance of Death Of A Salesman in which another actress---their great rival---is playing the part of Linda Loman. At the intermission they let us know exactly how they feel about this.
  2. Larry Gets The Call: Larry gets a free trip to Heaven to meet God. Only God is nothing like Larry ever imagined.
  3. Pillow: Wilma is a sexual Conservative. Janice is a hot-to-trot Liberal. Wilma could stand to loosen up. However, maybe not all the way to Janice's life style...
To be held at Teatro de La Ciudad de La Paz (city theatre) located in the central district (centro) on Navarro between Altamirano and Héroes de Independencia. Doors open at 6:15 pm. Show starts [- at -] 7pm. Wine & cheese & mingle with the actors will be held directly after the performance. Tickets will be available in January. For information to purchase tickets please contact Cindy [- at -] 612-141-9903 or pelicanlapaz [- at -] gmail.com. Limited seating of 50 for each night. Volunteers are always welcome! - Cindy Crane, cindycrane090 [- at -] gmail.com, 612-141-9903, La Paz
Aqui Yoga-- Om Where You Roam - Aqui Yoga reopens The Yoga Platform on Monday, November 11th. You've never done yoga in a place like this! Public classes are Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 9AM. Follow the road to Punta Lobos, park at the ruins and walk up about ten minutes. Stay tuned for our Pescadero studio opening soon! Aqui Yoga: Seriously Lighthearted. - Josh Keal, beardedjosh [- at -] yahoo.com, 612.177.8894, Todos Santos
Send Holiday Cards From Mexico - Send Holiday Cards from Mexico! These are beautiful cards customized by you and for less than you pay in the store ... and then postage rate is based on the US address! You are invited to schedule a 20 minute call or skype with me to try the system and send 2 free cards. During the call you will send a REAL greeting card right from your computer that will be mailed to someone who needs to hear from you! Be sure to be in front of your computer and have the mailing address of the person receiving your card. Judy Bradley 425-346-9486 US OR judybradley.soc [- at -] gmail.com. Watch an introductory video explaining the cost and convenience at: www.sendoutcards.com/keepsendingcards. - Judy Bradley, judybradley.soc [- at -] gmail.com, www.sendoutcards.com/keepsendingcards, 425-346-9486 US
Ecosmart Technologies - Professional Solar Energy and Water Conservation Services - We have 20 years of energy and resource conservation products and service experience. Six years and running in BCS.
Our commercial grade solar batteries have the longest warranty at prices equal to the other batteries on the market.
Now offering a limited number of 250 watt solar panels for $350.00 U.S. Dollars.
Guaranteed installation services by qualified staff, to North American Electrical and Plumbing Standards.
Erwin Lapschies - erwinecosmart [- at -] gmail.com, Cell; 624 166 9473, Los Cabos

Looking For An Energy Saving Building Product? - If you are thinking of building or remodeling contact us. We offer an eco friendly foam/concrete block for exterior walls. This product is manufactured locally and has an easy learning curve. Durable, super secure, hurricane, fire and insect resistant. Provides a finished R-Value of 30 and is acoustically efficient. Low introductory pricing for Todos Santos and surrounding areas. efblockpacific [- at -] gmail.com 612 178 0109, 612 117 3353, 541 848 5271. efblockpacific [- at -] gmail.com, 612 178 0109 or cell 612 117 3353, Baja California Sur

Hotel Vidasoul - Come spend the night with us at Hotel Vidasoul the East Cape's newest hotel. We are running a fall special, luxury king room for $99. Eat at our famous East Cape restaurant The Crossroads Country Club. Everything over there is new, new, new. We are ready for groups, conferences and weddings. - Joan Hafenecker, joan [- at -] vidasoul.com, www.vidasoul.com, 624 157-9542, Cabo Pulmo-East Cape
Lost Black Binder - Somewhere between San Sebastian and town my black binder or notebook fell out of my truck, it has lots of business cards, my Offical LaPaz building permit with 2 sets of plans and my HP Calculator - Larry Crowson, todoslarry [- at -] gmail.com, 612-137-9229

Need Service For Your Dish TV, Shaw Direct, Or Hughesnet Internet System? - If you need service, I can help you. Whether you need new parts, a new dish or cables, or just a repointing to get you back online or restore your TV service, call me at 612 104 2000 or send an Email to todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com or showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es.

I am local, and I provide service for new installations and repairs for the entire Los Cabos region at reasonable rates. - Ernesto Pardo, Todos Santos Technologies, todossantostech [- at -] gmail.com, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612 104 2000, Todos Santos

Heavy Duty Industrial Generator - Cummins Power Generation, Model GGFE, KW Rating 47 Propane Standby, Frequency 60HZ, Voltage 127-220. With Transfer switch. New has only been run for an hour per week. $15,000 Dollars - Sandra Scandiber, sandra [- at -] losmilagros.com.mx, 624 129 8691, Cabo San Lucas

Solar Panels - wanted: 2 130 watt solar panels in good condition. Also Wanted: Honda EU 3000 generator new or used. - Sheri Van, cabosheri [- at -] yahoo.com, San Jose Del Cabo

Excellent House Keeper Available / Excelente Ama De Casa Disponible - I am seeking house cleaning opportunities in the Todos Santos area. I am an honest and reliable housekeeper and I will take good care of your home. My English is very limited but you can call my friend Iris at 612 119 6998 for English. References available..

Busco oportunidades de limpieza de la casa en la zona de Todos Santos. Soy un ama de llaves confiables y voy a cuidar bien de su hogar. Referencias disponibles.

Please contact me by Email or Telephone / Por favor, póngase en contacto conmigo por correo electrónico o teléfono: - Rocio Castro, lucydory_ [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 133 8906.

For Sale 2000 Toyota Tundra 4W - 2000 Toyota Tundra truck 4wheel drive, 4 door, under 200 k, runs smooth, imported with baja sur plates, asking 6,500 coconuts. Call to schedule a time to see the truck in Los Barriles. 624.154.2971. - Gus Garcia, Eastcapesatellite [- at -] gmail.com, 624 154 2971, Los Barriles

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Featured Events This Week  Return to Top

Please Note: The "Featured Events This Week" section is limited to non-recurring business and community events (Sorry, no "Happy Hours," "Daily Specials," "Weekly Classes," or other recurring business (for profit) activities or workshops.)


Friday, November 08
Palapa Society Library Open For Adults And Children - From 10 to 1pm, Palapa Society Center, Todos Santos. Calle Bojorquez between Cuauhtemec and Carrillo. - Eva info [- at -] palapasociety.com, Todos Santos

An Evening Of Dangerous Beauty - 1920's Paris Meets Chicago Rhythm And Blues. Vaudeville Cabaret Dance And Song. Starring The "Belladonna" Belly Dance Fusion Theater. Hotel Casa Tota. Doors open 7:00 pm Show begins 7:45 pm. Admission Gratis. catanyasaltzman [- at -] gmail.com
Saturday, November 9
Tango En Sábado - The first class of the season is today at 4 pm, Tres Galines Restaurant (Juarez and Topete) Bring leather soled shoes. No experience necessary. Cost: 100 pesos per person. moftheu100 [- at -] gmail.com

Palapa Society Library Open For Adults And Children - From 10 to 1pm, Palapa Society Center, Todos Santos. Calle Bojorquez between Cuauhtemec and Carrillo. - Eva info [- at -] palapasociety.com, Todos Santos
Sunday, November 10
Sea Turtle Festival - 3rd Annual Asupmatoma, 11 a.m. to 8pm, Km 111 Carretera (Playa San Cristobal, ASUPMATOMA), San Cristobal. Celebrate another successful nesting season for Olive Ridley sea turtle. Adults 60 pesos, kids 30 pesos - all proceeds go to help protect sea turtles. - Stephanie Rousso Stephanie [- at -] ProFaunaBaja.org, 612.150.6667, www.ASUPMATOMA.org
Tuesday, November 12
Singles Mixer - At 1:00 PM at Baja Beans. Bring a friend and help us plan upcoming events: field trips, movie nights, adventures. For more information, contact - Moonstone Or Sandra's Cel , moonstonenow [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 155 5312, Todos Santos

Rock N Roll Party At Ruby's Pescadero - Starting at 8:30pm. Rock n Roll by the Groovetrotters. Awesome Food, Drinks and Atmosphere. - Marcel Groovetrotter, groovetrotters [- at -] yahoo.com, www.groovetrotters.com, 612 154 8118
Friday, November 15
Rock Art Walk - 12:30 PM-5:30 PM. Explore the rock art paintings left behind by the now-extinct Guaycura and Pericu tribes who once lived in Baja California Sur. 90 minutes of moderate walking over uneven terrain. US$75/person. - Sergio Jauregui, TSEcoAdventures [- at -] hotmail.com, http://wp.me/pXkqB-pF, 145-0189, Todos Santos

Tae Kwon Do For Kids At Esudio Baja - Kurtis Parsons teaches Tae Kwon Do martial arts for kids at Estudio Baja. Ages 5-13 from 530pm-630pm. Estudio Baja is located in Todos Santos right next to Miguel's restaurant. Space is limited. - Kurtis Parsons, kurtisrparsons [- at -] hotmail.com, 253 145 0471

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Featured Local Services Directory  Return to Top

Alarm And Security Systems
BajaAlarm - Providing Home Security Alarm Systems & Camera Surveillance Systems for the Todos Santos/Pescadero area. For a Free estimate, call 612-118-6854. - BajaAlarm, BCS

Computer Repairs
Josue Castillo Parts, service, cleaning, anti-virus, home networking. - jocama85 [- at -] hotmail.com, 612 143 1508, Pescadero
Satellite TV/Water Systems
Todos Santos Technologies - Water System Installation, Tinaco cleaning, Satellite TV system installs and repairs. - Humberto Pardo, showmethetruth [- at -] hotmail.es, 612-104-2000, Todos Santos.
Solar Hot Water Systems
Solstice Solar of Baja - Solar hot-water systems for pool and home reduce energy costs and fossil-fuel dependency. - Skip Ackerman, info [- at -] solsticesolarofbaja.com, solsticesolarofbaja.com, 970-963-0846, 624-142-8002
Solar Energy
Solar Energy Products - Controllers, inverters, pumps, refrigerators, panels from $1.40 US/watt. Facturas available. Como El Sol, S.de RL de CV, Pescadero. - 612-149-3825, heideladam02 [- at -] gmail.com.

Towing And Transport Services
Baja Wheeling S.A. de C.V. - Legal, professional transport serving Canada, US and Mexico. Your rig won't be impounded. For quotes, contact: 52-612-688-0073, bajawheeling [- at -] gmail.com, bajawheeling.com.

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Real Estate, Rentals, and House Sitting - Available/Wanted  Return to Top



Experienced Pet Care & House Sitting-->> - Single Female / Artist / Experienced Pet Care and House sitter Available ~ Mid November. Currently in Pescadero. - Joanna Spinoza, jrspinoza [- at -] yahoo.com, 612 197 8929

Do You Have A Place To Rent? - We, a retired couple from Switzerland, arrive in La Paz on Jan. 9, 2014. We would like a place to rent in the La Paz area until March 6th. If possible, we would also like to rent a car as we are very experienced drivers. We would be willing to house sit do gardening, etc. Looking forward to your offer. Martin and Erika Walther - Martin Walther, martin.walther [- at -] flashcable.ch

Oceanfront San Pedrito 3bdrm House For Rent For Thanksgiving, Christmas, And New Years! - Oceanfront 3bdrm house for rent for the Holidays. This will go fast! 100 feet from the beach and all rooms looking at San Pedrito Point. Also have catering and Eco-tours available. - Brook, 6121425511, Pescadero


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Rides or Caravans Available/Wanted  Return to Top

Note: Ads will run for two weeks unless dated. Please list the date in the title, and specify which airport. Goes without saying, everyone shares expenses for beer, gas, food, etc

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Ride Offered From Ca. To Baja Sur - Leaving the Bay Area around November 8th or thereabouts, but Could pick up someone further south. Driving to San Jose /Zacatitos and could drop person off in La Paz or Todos Santos. Would love compatible companion to share driving and gas. Trip will be relaxed, a mini vacation stopping at nice places. No tobacco, travel fairly light. Person will be invited to stay at my Los Zacatitos retreat if we enjoy the trip. - Judith Greenleaf, grnleaf [- at -] mcn.org, http://www.judithgreenleaf.com/, 707 937 0430, Baja California Sur

From Cancun to Cabo On November 20 Or So - Traveling from Cancun area to Cabo area, and returning to Cancun on November 27 or so. Will drive your vehicle, share ride or whatever, either or both ways or only to Mexico City D.F. or wherever. There are two of us. Both very reliable with good references. Webb Elkins, Playa del CArmen, Mexico; webbelkins [- at -] hotmail.com; 984 129 8095 Cell Mexico; 925 226 8038 Skype - Webb Elkins, webbelkins [- at -] hotmail.com, none, 9252268038

Ride Wanted From SJD To Todos Santos on Thursday November 28th - Need a ride from the airport (SJD) to Todos Santos. Arriving at 10:15 on Westjet from Calgary. 2 people with not much luggage. Thank you - Les Schubert, lschubert [- at -] platinum.ca

Tecate End Of November - Coming from Tuscon to Tecate on or near November 29 heading to Todos Santos. Looking to caravan from the Tecate crossing to as far south as possible. John and Laura - Laura Sheppard, ljs46 [- at -] hotmail.com, 503.423.7851, Todos Santos

Pick Up At Cabo Airport - Family of 10 arriving on Dec. 21. Looking for someone to pick us up at airport and deliver to Pescadoro. - Maryjane Steele, mwards [- at -] aol.com, 202 437 1873

Ride Share Or Caravan December, 2013 - I am looking to connect with folks driving down Baja. I am coming down from Colorado for a 3-4 month stint. Contact me at deniseesm [- at -] icloud.com Please Re: email as interested in caravan Baja. Thank you - Abrams Denise, deniseesm [- at -] icloud.com, Cabo San Lucas

Ride Share From SF/S. Cal To La Paz - I'm looking for a ride to La Paz area leaving about Dec 18-20. Take 3 or four days, stopping in Catavina and/or San Ignacio . I have driven the Baja many times in a large RV. Safe driver, share all costs, good companion. I speak Spanish well. - Susan Holvenstot, Cvec17 [- at -] hotmail.com, La Paz


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Pet Corner (Lost and Found pet articles will run for two weeks)  Return to Top

Let us know if you find or place your pet so we can remove your ad -
Jasper Needs a Home-->> - Jasper, a very sweet, well behaved male puppy (about 6 months) would like to find a loving home! He loves to run, play ball and other dogs. He is very loving and smart. Please contact me if you or someone you know would care for him... He was found 5 months ago and I can no longer take care of him... unfortunately. - Tanya, tanyagosurf [- at -] yahoo.com

Looking For A Lap Dog! - Preferably Bichon frise, Poodle, Maltese or a similar pet to good home on the East Cape! Not a neurotic "yapper," please! - Raven, ravenbird66 [- at -] yahoo.com, San Jose Del Cabo

Not Getting Enough Affection? - Need some loving? There are many beautiful cats and kittens just waiting to purr for you at Kitty Heaven. You could visit with them once a week or as often as you like. You might even want to help clean up a bit or maybe buy them some food.

Why don't you come for a visit? - they love meeting new friends. - Angelique, bajakitties [- at -] yahoo.com, 145-0250


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