We’re painting!

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We passed a threshold yesterday and started putting the primer on the window blocks.

All the windows on the front facade are in, and we need just a couple of more vertical wooden planks to close up the school. The facia boards are up on the front as well. I don’t want to jinx anything, but it looks like we may finish on time.

Tonight, Henk gave out European soccer jerseys to the four young village men who have been helping us. Since Nico once told us he wanted to go to Miami, he got a shirt with Miami Beach on it. Smiles all around.

Sorry about the comments that readers have not been able to read. Try clicking on the blog post that will send you to a different page with the individual post and the comments at the bottom of the post. Lets hope that works.

6 thoughts on “We’re painting!

    Charlie Morrison said:
    January 27, 2015 at 6:39 pm

    Nice works guys! Keep p the blogs. Nice to see all the pictures and know that our Peace Corps team is still making a difference in Gabon!

    Duncan said:
    January 27, 2015 at 6:46 pm

    Impressive progress on the school building! Soccer shirts sound like great compensation for help.

    Susie said:
    January 27, 2015 at 7:22 pm

    Amazing teamwork and planning! You guys are the best!

    Mark Schultz said:
    January 27, 2015 at 9:21 pm

    I got to hand it to you. One month aux village. I’m impressed. I can’t take Libreville for a whole month. Schultz

    jensend003 said:
    January 28, 2015 at 5:46 am

    Please: More pictures of American workers and regab!

    Mark Schultz said:
    January 28, 2015 at 6:11 am

    That school really needed renovation. Glad things have gone according to plan. Have fun.

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