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Patagonia: Salvador Bonachea elected president in a re-launch of the Northeast Basque Center in Chubut

02/27/2020

Salvador Bonachea, new president of the Northeast Basque Club in Chubut (photo El Chubut) After a period of inactivity after the death of Clavel Sagredo, Basque club founder and president, the Basque community in the Northeast of the province of Chubut in Patagonia, Argentina is working to reactivate the Basque club.  The first step was to create a new board of directors that could “put things in order” the legal situation, and the club’s facilities.  The board was elected on ...

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“Trainera,” has arrived, a renewed and renewing contribution from Basque diaspora chefs to Basque cuisine

02/26/2020

“Trainera Cocina Vasca,” is Itziar Aguirre’s new gastronomic project

With summer behind us, and after the Aguirre-Soraluce family’s farewell, on December 29th, of the Zazpirak Bat Restaurant in Rosario, renowned Argentinean Basque Chef, Itziar Aguirre, presents her new project, “Trainera.” “The evolution of a family project; the continuity of a 25-year career that seeks to sustain and maintain the essence of Basque cuisine but in a more inclusive concept, conquering and adding new generations in our client audience,” she explains.

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This Friday is the deadline to apply for Basque Government grants for Euskal Etxeak and Federations

02/26/2020

The grant call was published in the Official Bulletin of the Basque Country on December 30, 2019 February 28th is the deadline to apply for 2020 Basque Government Grants for Basque clubs, Federations, and Confederations.  The total budget to be awarded is 902,300 Euros of which 782,300 is allocated to Chapter IV Grants (operating and activity expense), and the remaining 120,000 is for Chapter VII Grants (infrastructure).  The resolution dated December 17, 2019, date of approval by the ...

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Arrecifes: Euskaldunak Denak Bat celebrated its 98th anniversary and has begun thinking about its Centennial celebration

02/25/2020

The Euskaldunak Denak Bat in Arrecifes celebrated its 98th anniversary The Basque club in Arrecifes is approaching its centennial as club president Laureano Villa Zabaleta reminded everyone in his welcoming remarks at the inauguration of the club’s 98th anniversary festivities. The birthday party was on February 22nd, and gathered some 130 guests.  The event began with an Aurresku performed by Anabella Bilbao Valieta and Elisa Barroso Tognolotti to the former club ...

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The Ayacucho Basque Club float will be part of the “Calf Festival” with “a surprise motif of national scope”

02/25/2020

Camila Ceverio will represent the Euskal Etxea at the National Calf Festival and Branding Day The 48th edition of the National Calf Festival and Branding Day will take place March 8-15 in the city of Ayacucho, province of Buenos Aires.  The local Euskal Etxea will again guarantee the presence of the Basque community at the event with its queen candidate and its float.  The candidate, Camila Ceverio, was presented at the club’s dinner on February 1st and will participate in the contest Gala ...

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Semana Vasca 2020 in Macachin: organizational meeting this weekend for dance group directors

02/24/2020

Logo for Semana Nacional Vasca Argentina in Machachin 2020 After reaching an agreement with directors from dance groups from all over the country, the Euzko Alkartasuna Basque Club in Macachin, the site of Semana Nacional Vasca 2020, determined a date for the first director’s meeting.  The meeting hopes to delineate what the Theater Evening, at Semana Vasca will look like. The meeting will take place this weekend, Saturday February 29th and Sunday March 1st in ...

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The Basque chef from Rosario, Itziar Aguirre, will teach a workshop in her town as part of the “Argentina Plan Against Hunger”

02/24/2020

Itziar Aguirre taught a workshop during the “Food Card” presentation The workshop was part of the distribution day of the “Food Card,” aimed at the most vulnerable, benefitting some 30 thousand people (and will reach some 60 thousand children).  With a degree in nutrition and with a 25-year long career in local gastronomy, the well-known Basque-Argentine Chef, Itziar Aguirre was invited by the city’s Social Economy Department.

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Would you like to conduct research on the Diaspora at the University of Reno? Deadline to apply for the Jon Bilbao Chair is March 3rd

02/21/2020

The Jon Bilbao Chair at the University Of Nevada, Reno supports research on topics related to the Basque Diaspora The position provides a month-long research stay at the University of Nevada, Reno between August and December 2020, sponsored by the Etxepare Basque Institute and the Nevada System of Higher Education (NSHE). The Jon Bilbao Visiting Research Fellow 2020 hopes to support research projects on the Basque Diaspora.  The deadline to apply is March 3rd. 

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Young rugby players from the Collège Marracq in Baiona visited the Iparraldeko Euskal Etxea in Buenos Aires

02/21/2020

Rugby players from the Collège Marracq in Baiona at the Iparraldeko Euskal Etxea Fifty rugby players from the Collège Marracq in Bayonne toured Argentina visiting the Argentine capital, as well as various places in the provinces of Buenos Aires and Santa Fe.  During their stay in the city of Buenos Aires, the delegation visited the Iparraldeko Euskal Etxea where they were welcomed by members of the Sub-commission of Culture. The youth learned about the history of the institution, as ...

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The “Poetry International” portal publishes a chapter of the book of poems “17 Seconds,” by Kirmen Uribe in English

02/21/2020

Basque writer and poet, Kirmen Uribe (Ondarroa, 1970) The “Poetry International,” portal that includes works in English by various international poets has published a chapter “Espetxeko haikuak,” translated as “Jailhouse haikus” from the last book by Kirmen Uribe.  The work tells the experiences of a man imprisoned for being rebellious, as the daily Naiz characterizes it in an article that we are reproducing here.

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