Parosweb online community of greek island Paros
Home Paros Life - Current Issue
Paros Life, newsletter of Paros Island
Spiros leads a Tai Chi class
Nr. 78 - February 2005  
Life Management - The Tao's Way
In a beautiful setting between Ambelas and Santa Maria with a stunning view across the channel to Naxos, the Tao's Centre opened its doors to the public last December. Offering a range of activities designed to reduce stress and give participants the chance to unwind and relax, Tao's calls itself a "life management centre" - a place where one can learn to balance one's physical, emotional, intellectual and spiritual needs to create harmony and serenity in daily life.
Read the full story ...
What's on in February
Schedule of events - February 2005
Read the full story ...
International Women's Organization of Paros
The Christmas Carol Service, Agenda for Feb-Mar, Paros Life Feedback Session.
Read the full story ...
A Vocal Recital under the direction of Orfeas John Munsey
This autumn the Aegean Center began its twice-yearly week of concerts, readings, and exhibitions with a solo concert, as always under Paros resident musical magician (and Aegean Center singing teacher), Orfeas John Munsey.
Read the full story ...
The Vocal Ensemble of the Aegean Center for the Fine Arts
Though few tourists visit Paros in December, the cultural scene is as lively as ever - in some ways livelier. The Aegean Center was a major contributor to this holiday spirit, offering a reading, a solo concert, an art exhibition (including four jazz songs), and a choral concert.
Read the full story ...
Inspired by Italy
Catherine Bootsman's CD is available from the Aegean Center.
Read the full story ...
Become a "Friend of Paros"
The non-profit association "Friends of Paros" was founded on the initiative of Parians and others with a profound connection to the island who aim to address Paros's specific issues of local growth and the local community.
Read the full story ...
One of the Last Best Sifnos Fiddlers
The second in a series of articles on traditional Greek music by Souzana Raphael describes her meetings with violinist Antonis Komis from Sifnos and how the island's tradition continues through young players from Athens.
Read the full story ...
It's All Greek to Me!
Iris Papathanasiou does this month's summary of the latest news in the local Greek papers.
Read the full story ...
News from the Municipality
2005 marks the beginning of Mayor Yiannis Rangoussis' third year in office -- he is now half way through his four year term. At a recent meeting, he outlined a few of the cultural activities planned for the near future (as part of his strategy for Paros to move away from mass tourism to long-term cultural and academic tourism), the status of some major Municipal projects, and answered some specific questions from readers.
Read the full story ...
Exercise Your Rights!
European Union Directive 94/80/EC of 19 December 1994 lays down detailed arrangements for the exercise of the right to vote and to stand as a candidate in municipal elections by citizens of the Union residing in a Member State of which they are not nationals.
Read the full story ...
Deutsche Ecke (German Corner)
This article contains summaries from the two annual newsletters: INFO 1 and 2/2004 from the "German Contact & Information Centre" in Athens.
Read the full story ...
Kolymbithres: a Powerful Project of Nature
Iris Papathanasiou talks to Christos Georgoussis about the geological history and the archaeological significance of this most beautiful area of the island, protected by a presidential decree issued in 1988.
Read the full story ...
Welcome to IPAC
The goals and purposes of the International Paros Art Circle and the benefits available to members.
Read the full story ...
Australian Embassy Newsletter
The Australian Embassy in Athens produces a regular newsletter for its citizens with useful information about living and travelling in Greece.
Read the full story ...
Ecotourism on Tilos
For the past 16 years, Tilos, a small Aegean island, has banned hunting and has as a result become a paradise for birds, some of them endangered. However, local hunting clubs are putting pressure on the Greek Government and islanders to lift the ban and are thereby jeopardising efforts to shift the island economy to conservation uses of their natural resources.
Read the full story ...
Do you suffer from back pain?, Flood Damages, Antiparos Ambulance, House of Literature Seminars, NOP Elections, XON Elections, 'Thanks' from Allianz, Course in Tourism.
Read the full story ...
Animal Talk
The Paros Animal Welfare Society Annual General Meetings will be held at the Archilochos Hall, Paroikia on Sunday, 20th February at 11am. Animal welfare contact information.
Read the full story ...
Paros Life Backissues
Feel free to browse all the old issues of Paros Life.
Looking for something specific?
> Try our search Search
Greek Island Timetables
All the schedules you have been looking for.
Paros Life Contact
Subscribe to the printed version. free newsletter ...
Paros Life Classified Ads
Find the classified ads for this month.
Greek Island Wild Flowers
Samples of some beautiful wild flowers of this Greek Island.
Paros Cookbook
Cooking recipes from Alice Meyer-Wallace's Cookbook.
Mary Godfrey's humourous illustrations of life in Paros Island.
Advertisers by categories
This magazine is financed by local businesses, so please give them your support and mention "Paros Life" if you visit or contact one of our advertisers.
Stop Global Warming
| Paros Life Backissues | About Paros Island | Other Greek Islands Travel Guides |
| Accommodation in Paros | Real Estate | Cars Rentals | Videos | Ferry schedules |
| Hotels | Rooms & Apartments | Villas & Houses rentals |
Greek Island Paros - Newsletter