In 2020 the old dam was fixed by an enthousiastic team of friends and capoeira students from Berimbau de Ouro. Profiting from the dry period the old dam, which had some leakage, could be restored and heightened with large covers and sand sacks. The water wheel was also repaired and in the end water could be collected and the water wheel was functioning again to … Lees verder Dam in Riachão river!
In February 64 trees were planted by Marreta and his friends Tadeu and Luiz. Local fruit species like manga, goiaba, pitomba and others will be growing at the margens of the river Riachão. The aim is not only to have nice fruits, but also to make the river margens stronger and contribute to the biodiversity of the region. Lees verder 64 trees planted at our farm!
A special guest at the Berimbau de Ouro group in the old center of Montes Claros: Mestre Marreta visited the group, led by Mestre Lezin. Marreta stays for a few weeks in Montes Claros, to teach but also to work on the Escola de Capoeira Berimbau de Ouro. Lees verder Mestre Marreta in Montes Claros
Many thanks to Loet & Ans, Marianne sr, Ilario, Evert-Jan, Anna, Thelly, Jeroen and Adriana! 2020 is starting nice for Escola de Capoeira Berimbau de Ouro. Several people already gave small or large donations to our Projeto Connexion. Marreta and his friends Tadeu, Rodrigo and Luiz are making a new floor for the gym in the school….to be continued. Lees verder New sponsors for Projeto Connexion