Summer is here! Days are gradually getting longer, the sun dominates the days, the holiday season is getting into full swing, there is celebration in the air and it’s impossible to resist the exciting anticipation of all that is to come.
The Paros Health Centre Volunteer Team is looking for summer volunteers from the international community to act as support and liaison for foreign patients — typically tourists involved in road accidents.
Press releases from the Paros Municipality, the Trade & Business Association of Paros & Antiparos, the Council of Parian Associations, the Centre for Business & Technological Development of the South Aegean, the Syn-Kykladiki Initiative, the National Union of Greek Traders, the Nautical Club of Paros (NOP), MP Yiannis Vroutsis (ND), European Ombudsman, Brussels, MEP Kriton Arsenis
As the mid-western spring turbo-starts here in Iowa City, the staff at the International Writing Program of the University of Iowa cannot help but reminisce about our corresponding, luminous times on Paros.
The first half of 2010 has brought us a world-wide epidemic, an erupting volcano, a threatening oil spill and frightening financial insecurity. One wonders then what there could be to sing about. This moment seems to call for something other than quaint melodies and sweet love songs.
An archaeological conference on Scopas, a distinguished sculptor of Paros who lived in the fourth century B.C., will take place 11-14 June at Archilochos Hall in Paroikia. Interpretation will be available in Greek and English.
The International Paros Art Circle invites all who enjoy the creativity of art, children included, to participate in “Painting at the Monastery of Ai-Yiannis Detis,” an art workshop that will be held on 20-23 June.
Art Exhibitions and Events: Mario Sacchi to Begin Apothiki Residency in June, Russell Etter Memorial Show Opens on Naxos, Koutsonasios in Naoussa, Stamos in Naoussa, Cycladic Audiovisual Archives “KYKLOS” Presents: Environmental documentaries, Gyp Mills to Exhibit
with Donovan in Athens , Russian art exhibit planned for Paros in June 2011
There I stood. A beer in one hand, shirtless, a black bandana with skulls on it — worn more like a Mexican gangster than a pirate — and a gorgeous girl under my left arm. Sometimes I wonder what I do to pull it off, but it seems to work.