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Posted by Plants&Bulbs
Created: 3 years ago

Hi, Several years ago I posted a request for help in trying to track down an ancestor who travelled as ships carpenter to Buenes Aires in the early 1900's. There was a reply offering a possible lead but I have since lost the contact.... My ancestor is Percival William Gilks. Any help would be most appreciated. Thanks HG ...

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Posted by Admin-643451
Created: 5 years ago

SACS will be packing the school materials for distribution to underprivileged kids in Buenos Aires. If you can spare some time for volunteer work, SACS has set February 5 and 6 for the backpack packing stage... and your help is most needed! Packing will take place in Acassuso at the United Community Church. If you are interested in joining us, email sacsba@gmail.com – include your name and contact information, and ...

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Posted by whoopsadaisy-800325
Created: 6 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Hi I have recently discovered that my great uncle came to Buenes Aires on the ship Zeelandia on 15th May 1913, estimated journey time 21 days (approx 12th june 1913). His profession was listed as a carpenter and the passenger list shows his intended destination to be Buenes Aires. My Dad didnt even know he had 2 uncles, we have since found out that Walter Gilks died in the first world war aged just 19 but have been...

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Posted by Maxime75
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

I am looking for “ illusionist  or(circus) magician” to invite for my son’s  birthday ( 10 years old) . Can anybody advice? Thank you Katherina ...

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Posted by 67henryolder
Created: 7 years ago

anyone knows about a caretaker for elderly couples, speaking English?...

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Posted by 1810-Argentina
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Does anybody know of a child abuse specialist providing support in English?...

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Posted by Natalia-643614
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Hello, just got here with my 3 and 5yo from Australia. I would like to send them to a nursery/school of some sort so they can learn Spanish and socialise with other kids (and keep me sane as well :)any suggestions? We're in Recoleta, Bs As.ThanksNatalia...

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Posted by a29penn
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Coming from abroad I am (happily) surprised to see kids, lots of them, in public spaces, restaurants... noisy and spoilt sometimes, but I love the noise even so. Has anybody had the same experience arriving here? Anybody bothered by it?...

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Posted by 245_alice
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Not a great fan of circuses, especially if animals mistreated, but is there any good circus for kids in or around Buenos Aires? Any clown, juggling shows?...

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Posted by 245_alice
Created: 7 years ago - Last reply: 1 year ago

Anybody knows of a good nursery for children 3-4 years old in the West of Buenos Aires (Ramos Mejia, Castelar) that has relatively good English, for the kids and parents?...

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