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Marbella Family Fun Weekly Newsletter -- April 12, 2013
April 12, 2013

Marbella Family Fun update - Friday April 12, 2013

* English movie listings

This is the listing for movies that are playing in Marbella and on the Costa del Sol in English from Friday april 12th until Thursday April 18th

Cines Gran Marbella Puerto Banus:
The Croods
Side Effects

Fuengirola Cinesur Miramar:
Side Effects
The Croods

Plaza Mayor Malaga:
The Croods
GI Joe: Retaliation
Anna Karenina
Oz, The Great and Powerful
The Host Click here to find movie times and locations...

* Duck n Dive Swim School

Get your kids and babies ready for summer with Duck n Dive swim school. Classes are held all year long on the Costa del Sol for both kids and adults. This is the largest swim school on the Costa del Sol where you can learn how to swim using the proper technique with confidence in a safe, secure and caring environment. Click here to read more...

TIP: These classes may just save a life, so sign up now!

* Zoroastro Catering

You will be blown away by the Persian and Armenian dishes from Zoroastro Catering company. Some of the most unique and popular Persian tapas include KooKoo Sabzi - Savoury omlette with mixed green herbs with or without walnuts, Kashe-o-Bademjan - Fried aubergine, onion, garlic, boiled yogurt and Dolmeh - Tender vine leaves stuffed with rice, onion, olive oil, herbs and spices. Yum!! Click here to read more…

TIP: A great idea for dinner parties when you really just don't feel like cooking and cleaning and want something special and unique. Impress!

* Danzzas Dance Academy

Boys and girls who like to sing, dance and act are welcome to join the team at Danzzas Academy, located right near Aloha College in Nueva Andalucia. Classes are offered all throughout the week for kids as young as two up to professional level.

Ballet, modern jazz, tap (with a proper tap dance floor!), hip hop, theatre craft, musical theatre, teacher training and make up for children of all ages and levels. Just try it! Click here to read more…

TIP: First class is free!

* Club de Converscación

Club de Conversacion is a fantastic way to learn Spanish...just by having a conversation! We always hear fantastic things about this group, so give them a call and try out a class if you're ready to learn Spanish. Classes are available for beginners, intermediates and advanced learners. Click here to read more…

TIP: Classes are informal and flexible, so consider trying them out over the summer even if you’re on holiday.

* Looking for housekeeper

If you’re looking for a little extra work, consider helping out this family who asks, “Our family requires a live out cleaner / house keeper in Elviria near marbella. We need someone Monday - Friday. The person should be female and willing to help out with all tasks around the house and occasionally help with the children 5 and 7 years.”

If you know of someone who may be interested, please share this post with them. Click here to read more...

* Costa Women Fashion show

After last years success... Costa Women are doing it again! It’s the Third Annual Fashion Show on April 20th, so expect more clothes, loads of glamour, glitz, gorgeousness, more drama and more paparazzi! Click here to read more...

TIP: Costa Women is a social network community for expat women living in Spain to share friendship, support and provide knowledge about living in this vibrant country. If you can’t make it to the show, consider popping into their next event.

* Russian speaking notary

One of our readers is looking for help and requests, ”I am seeking a Russian speaking notary in the Marbella area. Can you point me in the right direction?”

We’ve got one recommendation, so take a look if you are also in need of this service. Or, perhaps, you know of someone and can add to our list. The more recommendations we have, the better! Click here to read more…

* Tse Yang Dimsum Club

Our favorite restaurant critic Morris Bishop has done it again and sent us another fine review for Tse Yang DimSum Club. This Chinese restaurant located in El Corte Ingles shopping center has an appealing atmosphere and very interesting menu. Click here to read more...

TIP: Have you been here before? Tell us about your experience too!

* Thank you Facebook fans!

We would like to say a big THANK YOU to all of our Facebook fans who helped us find a lost chihuahua a few days ago. We posted an announcement on our Facebook wall on Wednesday and the next day Coco was found. Many of you shared this post with your friends and family and Coco’s owner is very grateful for the efforts you have all made. All together we make a difference. Well done!

Join us on Facebook!

* Summer camps

We are building our summer camps page, so if you have a camp or know of one that you have been happy with in the past, tell us about it.

Feel free to browse the camps that are already on this page and comment on them if you have had an experience with one. Most of them repeat year after year, so the dates may be off, but you may contact the camp to find out more details. Click here to read more…

* Day spa promotions

One of our readers is looking for a day of rest and relaxation, at a good price and asks, ”Does anyone know of any hotels which are offering day spa promotions at the moment? Either thermal circuit/lunch/ massage deals or a combination. Thanks”

We got a fantastic response to this question, so if you are also looking for a special offer on a day spa package, check out this post or add to it if you know of others. Click here to read more…

* Moving to Marbella

One of our Facebook fans needs some help and asks, "Hi, I was hoping someone can help me please, we are moving to Spain during the summer, and I am looking for a state school for my two daughters aged 6 and 12, can anyone give me some guidance as to names of schools, we will be in the puerto banus area. We have been to Marbella on holiday on a few occasions. We are also looking for a two or three bedroom appartment/house or flat to rent, can anyway tell us who we can contact as every site we go onto is only for holiday rentals. Many thanks"

We have a nice response for Elmarie, but if you would like to make some more suggestions, feel free to add your comment on our Facebook wall. Scroll down to Wednesday April 10.

* Glow Gym first anniversary

Bring the kids to Glow Gym in Puerto Banus for the 1st anniversary party tomorrow Saturday April 13th. Fun, games, mini beauty session, dance, boat race, treasure hunt, swimming, water polo, treats and raffle. From 9:00am to 4:00pm. Marathons and spinning sessions are held for adults, so come even if you don’t have kids! Click here to read more…

* Looking for short term rental agencies

Another reader on Facebook needs help and asks, "I'm giving birth in September and my parents are coming to stay for one month from 22nd September to 21st of October. We live by San Pedro beach and are looking for a flat for this time as close as possible to San Pedro. Do you know if there are agencies that deal with one month rentals? Thanks so much in advance for your help! Kate"

If you would like to get in touch with Kate, scroll down to Monday April 8th and make contact or add a comment on our Facebook wall.

* Beach clubs that cater to babies

Why should parents have all the fun? Babies want to enjoy beach clubs too! One of our readers needs some advice and asks, "Hi - we have rented a house outside Puerto Banus and are looking for an upmarket beach club that also will cater for our 1 year old son. Any suggestions?"

If you have some suggestions, please let us know! Click here to read more…

* Marbella Mac Solutions

If you ever need any help with your Mac computer, looking for a non-Spanish keyboard, need to order Mac products with a discount, or anything else Mac related, contact Marbella Mac Solutions. They also offer great workshops conveniently located near Puerto Banus. Highly recommended! Click here to read more…

* Advertise with us

Does your business need a boost? Looking for a way to promote your family friendly business? Consider advertising with to reach the audience you need. We have a wide variety of packages to choose from to list and promote your business. Contact us if you would like to meet up or have any questions: 609 790 305. Click here to read more…

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Thank you... and see you next Friday.
Zoriana - Marbella Family Fun

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