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Address: Privada de Gardenias 122, Oaxaca 68050, Mexico
Phone Number: 52-951-513-5574
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Do you love children and reading?Libros para Pueblos is promoting the use...

Do you love children and reading?Libros para Pueblos is promoting the use of the written word by installing children's libraries and computers in the villages of Oaxaca, Mexico. Come with us to see what we do and why we do it. Your trip with us is guaranteed to make your Oaxacan experience truly unique and memorable.Please see our website for regularly scheduled tours and upcoming opportunities to accompany us as we travel the mountain roads of Oaxaca bring a love of reading to even the remotest pueblos.

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We feel we were fortunate to be able to participate in several Libros activities. Our participation in Libros took us beyond the tourist experience and was unquestionably the high... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2012
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Argenta, B. C., Canada

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Argenta, B. C., Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

We feel we were fortunate to be able to participate in several Libros activities. Our participation in Libros took us beyond the tourist experience and was unquestionably the high lite of our months in Oaxaca. By sorting hundreds of books into piles for different libraries we felt we were making a simple and direct contribution to literacy in Oaxaca. Touring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2012

Hopping into LPP’s van to visit one of their remote libraries guarantees a side of Oaxaca only they can show you. Last month I joined four hilarious women for an overnight journey of laughter, intelligent ideas, and challenges to make the world better. That’s to say nothing of inspirational visits to children’s libraries in isolated villages that no tour company... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2012

My wife Nancy and I have been on the Libros para Pueblos tour and we will never miss it in the future. You visit Oaxacan villages with knowledgeable guides and are able to interact with locals and their children in the most hospitable circumstance imaginable, as sponsors of local libraries. The tour is $50 a piece and 100% goes to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2012

With the Libros para Pueblos tours, you join their working trips to visit their existing children's libraries and also communities interested in creating a new library. Trips are anywhere from half a day to a week (!) in length, and cover much of the state of Oaxaca. At $50 per person (regardless of tour length), the cost is a real... More 

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