2017 NABO Calendar
If you haven't yet purchased your 2017 NABO calendar, it's not too late. You can find them at your local Basque club, or restaurant, or you can also order one from NABO directly. Please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll get one out to you right away.
Danborrada in New York
The Eusko Etxea of New York will celebrate "Donostia Eguna" on Saturday January 28th. Festivities will begin at 1pm with pintxos followed by dinner. The menu consists of fish soup, salad, gulas (baby eels), and cake for dessert. Cost of the dinner is $35 (drinks not included). After dinner they invite everyone to play the Danborrada. Drums can be made out of coffee cans, or pieces of wood, and the logo "I danborrada NY" can be put on the cover. To RSVP, please email Leyre Areizaga or Itziar Albisu by January 22nd.
Korrika 20 For the Basque Language
Korrika, a race in favor of the Basque language will be held again in 2017 in the Basque Country and across the Diaspora. This race, that takes place every other year, will celebrate its 20th anniversary in 2017. Organized by AEK, an organization that works for literacy in the Basque language in the Basque Country, the event has two goals, to raise awareness of the language, while raising funds to support AEK Basque schools. This year's edition will run from Otxandio, Bizkaia beginning on March 30th ending in Iruña, Nafarroa on April 9th. If your club or organization would like to organize a Korrika event, simply go to their website and they will provide you tips and materials to get started.