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21852:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Children assisting volunteers to place books in the Childrens Library

....which is part of the Kytherian Municipal Library.

Kytherian Municipal Library

The kythera-family.net, Main Page

See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.

This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst other services is running a paperback exchange scheme. The library is staffed by ...

21842:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Children enjoy playing with an Ipad in the Library.

The Kytherian Association of Australia (KAA) donated six Ipads for Kytherian children to use there.

Kytherian Municipal Library

The kythera-family.net, Main Page

See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.

This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst other services is running a paperback ...

21841:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Young Kytherians learning chess at the Library.

Under the tutelage of Dimitris Koutrafouris.

Kytherian Municipal Library

The kythera-family.net, Main Page

See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.

This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst other services is running a paperback exchange scheme. The library is staffed by volunteers. ...

21840:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Children undertake many activities at the Library.

Here they are creating craft works.

Kytherian Municipal Library

The kythera-family.net, Main Page

See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.

This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst other services is running a paperback exchange scheme. The library is staffed by volunteers. Opening ...

21838:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Donated books awaiting cataloguing.

Now that the Library has been established to a very high standard, Kytherians and Athenians are donated very good books in large quantities.

Kytherian Municipal Library

The kythera-family.net, Main Page

See also, www.facebook.com/KytheraLibrary.

This facebook site is devoted to the new public library in the village of Kontolianika, which amongst ...

21811:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kythera Library on 14.11.2013

Architect Elias Vassiliadis, Ioannis Skinna, Engineer,George Poulos, and Building Supervisor, Refaat Khalil

....planning the next stage of the transformation of the courtyard, in the Kythera Municipal Library, Kondelianika.

Both Elias and Ioannis offered their services for free. In addition to those in the photograph above, all stages of the work was supervised by Mayor Theothoris Koukoulis, Deputy-Mayor, Michaelis Protopsaltis, and Library Chairman, Dimitris Koutrafouris, manager of the National Bank of Greece, in Potamos.

Kytherian Municipal Library

21732:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Australian Financial Review on 01.10.2013

This sketch is of the master classes in tango dancing that we would have in the morning in the old school house at the main square.

The Australian Financial Review Magazine. pp. 48-52.

October Magazine. Friday 27th October, 2013

Article: To Draw is to See

Drawing is a crucial tool in an architect’s kit, but it’s use goes way beyond drafting building plans. Six (prominent Australian) architects tell Katrina Strickland when and where they sketch – and how much it means to them.

One of the 6 Australian architects chosen to comment was Kytherian architect..... ...

21272:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Lets Cook Greek on 26.04.2013

Traditional Greek Cooking Classes

Lets Cook Greek

Upload a .pdf of this flyer here:

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We are two home cooks who realise the need to pass on recipes of traditional
Greek dishes before they are lost out of our kitchens forever. Our classes are demonstration style with sampling of all dishes and surprise giveaways for all.

GREEK FAVOURITES CLASS $95pp
TUESDAY 21 MAY

6.30pm-9.30pm

21265:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kytherian Newsletter Sydney on 03.11.2013

Kytherian Library Report. April 2013.

Delightful photograph of the children unpacking the books.

For a few years a small Children’s and Adolescent Library Library operated in Livathi, Kythera. However it closed down in 2011. In 'western' countries such as Australia, America & Canada, and most countries in Europe, Asia, North & South America, all small communities and all small townships maintain a Local Lending Library. There are few towns in the world with a population of 3,300, the population of Kythera that does not ...

21220:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Municipal Library Kythera on 18.04.2013

Opening of the Municipal Library of Kythera

What follows is a liberal translation of the Press Release, in Greek, (further) below.

It is always a shame when a school is forced to close. But there is always a sense of triumph when a school, like the closed Primary School in Kontolianika, finds an “adaptive re-use”, and reopens. Over the month of May 2013, all the necessary preparations for the establishment and operation of a Public Library on Kythera were completed. After a long period of prevarication, a firm commitment ...

21212:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kytherian Publishing & Media on 18.04.2013

Emmanuel Kalligeros receives prestigious awards from the Academy of Athens

Emmanuel Kalligeros with the President of Academia of Athens Prof. G. Kontopoulos.

The Academy (Ἀκαδήμεια) was founded by Plato (424/423 BC – 348/347 BC) in ca. 387 BC.

In the recent annual meeting of the Academy of Athens, the highest and most prestigious cultural institution in Greece, it was announced that in the categories of Political and Moral Sciences, the editor and author Emmanuel P. Kalligeros was afforded the highest honour for his books "Kythirian ...

21211:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kytherian Publishing & Media on 18.04.2013

Emmanuel Kalligeros receives prestigious awards from the Academy of Athens

Emmanuel Kalligeros with the minister of Education and Culture Prof. K. Arvanitopoulos.

The Academy (Ἀκαδήμεια) was founded by Plato (424/423 BC – 348/347 BC) in ca. 387 BC.

In the recent annual meeting of the Academy of Athens, the highest and most prestigious cultural institution in Greece, it was announced that in the categories of Political and Moral Sciences, the editor and author Emmanuel P. Kalligeros was afforded the highest honour for his books ...

21208:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Kytherian Publishing & Media on 18.04.2013

Emmanuel Kalligeros receives prestigious awards from the Academy of Athens

Emmanuel Kalligeros with the President of Academia of Athens Prof. G. Kontopoulos.

The Academy (Ἀκαδήμεια) was founded by Plato (424/423 BC – 348/347 BC) in ca. 387 BC.

In the recent annual meeting of the Academy of Athens, the highest and most prestigious cultural institution in Greece, it was announced that in the categories of Political and Moral Sciences, the editor and author Emmanuel P. Kalligeros was afforded the highest honour for his books "Kythirian ...

21193:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Greek Coffee on 10.04.2013

Certain types of coffee may help you live past 90 (but you'll have to go to Greece to drink it)

Daily Mail. United Kingdom.

By ANTHONY BOND

PUBLISHED: 20 March 2013 18:26 GMT, 2

For many people, it is their kick-start to the day.
But a new study has found that drinking certain types of coffee could also help you to live longer.
Researchers studied the elderly inhabitants of Greek Island Ikaria, who boast the highest rates of longevity in the world.

Findings: A new study has found that drinking certain types of coffee ...

21191:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Greek Coffee on 10.04.2013

Consumption of a boiled Greek type of coffee is associated with improved endothelial function: The Ikaria Study

Authors

Pitsavos and Christodoulos Stefanadis
Marina Zaromitidou, Konstantinos Zisimos, Eleni Kokkou, Georgios Marinos, Athanasios G Papavassiliou, Christos
Gerasimos Siasos, Evangelos Oikonomou, Christina Chrysohoou, Dimitris Tousoulis, Demosthenes Panagiotakos.

Magazine: Vascular Medicine

[What follows is part of the article. Numbers refer to references that can be obtained from the full article..

Download ...

20873:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by James Victor Prineas on 15.11.2012

Tsirigo-FM is available around the world

KYTHERA'S RADIO STATION

Listen to Tsirigo Radio.

It can play in the background while you work on your computer.

http://tunein.com/radio/Tsirigo-FM-1056-s107560/

20795:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 02.11.2012

''its just another day in paradise ''

one of the loviest people on the island ... Forti Manea from agia pelagia out for a afternoon of spear fishing and having great luck catching these fish just out from diakofti .. great catch boys and ''kali orixi ''

20717:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 15.10.2012

''DANCING IN THE STREETS''

the 24th september panayias dance at agia pelagia was a wonderful night super violinist nikos economidis made his violin hum as the large crowd danced the night away ... to his lovely misic

20711:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Lafcadio Hearn Files on 10.10.2012

Watkinson Library acquires Hearn collection of books

The Watkinson Library is located at Trinity College in Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America.

http://commons.trincoll.edu/watkinson/2012/04/05/just-acquired-lafcadio-hearn-iana/

On April 5th, 2012, the Watkinson Library acquired a group of books by and about Lafcadio Hearn, which will join an already impressive collection both in the Watkinson and the main library stacks.

Lafcadio Hearn was a mongrel child of the world,—a global villager,—a ...

20069:Photos > Island Social Life

submitted by Hellenic Museums & Galleries on 27.03.2012

Aphrodite and the Gods of Love. Boston, USA. Exhibition.

Other sculptures and paintings:

Head of Aphrodite (Bartlett Head), about 330-300 BC

Statuette of Aphrodite emerging from the sea,Greek or Roman, Eastern Mediterranean, Hellenistic or Imperial Period, first century BC or first century AD.

"Sleeping ...