Clubs & Associations

American Legion
Dedicated to war veterans living in Costa Rica, promoting peace, good will and democracy amongst other loyalties. Located at Apdo 16-1250, Escazu, 10201.
ATEC (Talamancan Association of Ecotourism and Conservation)
Puerto Viejo’s echo-tourism provider, helping visitors to find and interact with ecological and social activities in Talamanca and Limon areas of Costa Rica.
Amigos de los Parques Nacionales
A voluntary organization that encourages communities, locals and businesses to invest and help preserve the National parks and monuments in Costa Rica.
Costa Rica HHH
Hash House Harriers group meeting Mondays to run in the Santa Ana - Escazu area and Thursdays in San Jose.
Democrats Abroad in Costa Rica
Association designed for for U.S.citizens and democrats living in Costa Rica to order get together and discuss politics and share opinions and ideas.
The Womens Club of Costa Rica
Membership club for women, philanthropic organization, education promoter, scholarships, non profit organization, and interest groups.
Outward Bound Costa Rica
Association, foundation run by a governing board in Costa Rica, helping, teaching and encouraging students to develop as individuals and citizens through active participation within a team environment.
Birding Club of Costa Rica
A chance to meet like minded people who share the same interests and discover some of the colorful and beautiful bird life in Costa Rica.Located near to the Pizote Lodge, San Jose.
Quaker Friends Peace Center Association
Volunteer association dedicated to Quakers in helping to promote peace and harmony.
Amigos of Costa Rica
Non profit organization working with NGOs in Costa Rica to desighn and develop projects important to sustainable development. Number of volunteer opportunities. At San Pedro, Montes de Oca, San Jose.
The Little Theater Group
Club and group set up for those who love the theater and interested in amateur dramatics, putting on at least 4 productions a year. All of the plays are staged at Teatro Laurence Olivier, avenida 2 and calle 28, San Jose.
Canadian Club of Costa Rica (Asociacion Caritativa Canadiens...
With around 200 members, the clubs idea is to help people to network for business and charity work alike and to make new friends in Costa Rica. Mail address is: Apdo 1068 Centro Colon, San Jose 1007.
Non profit bridge club and association, with its main club in San Jose where the bridge games take place. Located at Sabana Sur, 200 meters west of Pops Sabana, opposite Licorera Las Brujas, San Jose.
Lions Club
International net work of men and women who gather together to try and help the needs of others in communities global. Meetings take place at the Casa de la Cultura,San Pablo de Heredia.
Costa Rica Multilingue
Non profit organization with its focus on providing communicative skills for personal and professional development. Located at Casa Presidencial, Edificio Langer, Zapote, San Jose.
Association of Residents of Costa Rica
Offering information on living in Costa Rica with news, services, moving to Costa Rica, events and much more.Open Monday-Friday 09:30-16:30. Located at Casa Canada,Corner of Ave. 4 and Calle 40, San Jose.
Frontier Costa Rica Volunteers
Voluntary organization where member meet and take part in voluntary events in Costa Rica.
The Costa Rican Humanitarian Foundation (CRHF)
Non profit organization, helping to create development through different opportunities in Costa Rica. Located in Apartado 458, Santa Ana 6150,
PC Club Costa Rica
Club group for expats where people can get together to lean useful computer skills.The members meet at the Panamerican School in Belen every third Saturday of the month from 09:00-11:00.
Langosta Beach Club
Club specializing in holiday packages, long, short term and general day use of facilities. Benefits for day members wishing to join. Located between Tamarindo and Langosta, on Tamarindo Beach.
Association of Tai Chi Taoista
Meet other members interested in practicing this accident art, combining gentle exercise for the well being of the mind and body. Located at Apdo 403-3015, San Rafael de Heredia.
The Community Action Alliance
Helps to resolve and improve life within Costa Rica, to include environment situations, educational, economic and development.
Nosara Animal Care
Providing health benefits to all animals regardless of their situation to include animals in care, homeless, injured or sick. The aim is to rehabilitate and find loving homes for them.
Zen Buddhism
Formed in 1974 by Roshi Philip Kapleau, for the study of Buddhism. Open Monday-Friday 17:30-18:30, Saturday 18:00-20:00, Sunday 15:00-17:30. Located in Santo Domingo de Heredia.
Asociacion Orquideologica of Cartago
Non profit association dedicated to the horticulture, protection and breading of orchid flower. Also hosts an annual exhibition.