El día del amor y amistad

In Colombia, our “Valentine’s Day” is in September.  It is called El día del amor y amistad and it is celebrated the third Saturday of September.

Similar to our celebration in the US, people give each other tokens of affection as well as play “amigo secreto” (similar to Secret Santa) There aren’t too many resources out there for this celebration, but this is what I found…

Send online cards in Spanish

http://www.gusanito.com/esp/index#

Flower Commercial from Colombia (use for practicing dates and numbers!)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XWDhNVhI9gM

Printable card from a Colombian Blog

http://www.colombiaaprende.edu.co/html/home/1592/article-201467.html

Coffeetel Bistro (en Barranquilla Colombia) Facebook page showing events for this day

https://www.facebook.com/events/277821365659984/

Another great song from my colleague Carolina Gomez

Printable Cards

http://www.correomagico.com/otros/premium/imprenta_diaamigo.asp

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