Local Activities

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Local Activities

agios georgios
26 May 2022

The Cultural Association of Agios Georgios, in its 11 years of operation, can show important initiatives for the community.

sundesmos-troizinioi
28 February 2022

The Association of Troizinians living in Athens and Piraeus was founded in 1895, is based in Piraeus and has many events to its credit.

sillogos poriotissa
25 January 2022

The variety of customs reflects the particular character of each small society and composes a larger, colorful, multivalent image, that of culture. Knowledge of our traditions and history shapes our future common course as a community. This is the reason why Katheti supports all those people who strengthen with their actions the local cultural life and keep our cultural heritage alive. One such example is the Cultural Association of Poros Women “Poriotissa”. 

oi-filoi-tis-paradosis
23 December 2021

The Cultural Association of Galatas “Friends of Tradition” was founded with the aim of promoting the area of Galatas and preserving the tradition and history of the area. 

agios kyrikos
24 November 2021

The Association of Parents & Friends of People with Disabilities “Agios Kirikos” was founded with the aim to support these individuals in our area.

kdap & adopt a beach
24 November 2021

Together with Troizinia’s KDAP children on the beaches we “adopted”, we collected data that provides valuable information.

volunteering
25 October 2021

Volunteering means compassion and care. It creates friendships and helps us achieve multifaceted personal development.

passage
25 October 2021

“Passage” theater play stirred emotion and laughter to more than 200 spectators who watched it.

01 October 2021

The exhibition that managed to build “Bridges” was visited by more than 2,500 people. It caused nostalgia and offered knowledge of the area and its culture.

summer-activities
01 October 2021

This summer Katheti flourished. She expanded and became active. But how? What did Katheti do in the summer of ’21?

24 July 2021

The beaches of Methana connect the wild beauty of the peninsula’s mountains with the endless blue of the sea.

lemonodasos
01 July 2021

UNESCO has declared Lemonodasos a landscape of natural beauty and it is protected by the European Ramsar Treaty. We present the organization which fights for its revitalization.

paralies troizinias
29 June 2021

Summer and sea! A combination that both young and old people like. And our area has a lot of sea and many beaches!

exhibition
29 June 2021

A visual arts exhibition that creates many connections. The “Bridges” that unite us have already been transformed into something more tangible for every visitor.

Hiking trails of Poros, Troizhnia and Methana
28 May 2021

The hiking trails of Poros, Troizinia and Methana unfold in a place with special geography and variety of landscape.

27 April 2021

Our region, has an idyllic landscape and tradition in fishing and tourism. What better than a fishing trip with the Saronic Gulf as a view!

27 April 2021

Summer is coming and it smells like sea! Sun, sandy beaches, clear, blue waters, taverns, beach bars but also seclusion. Poros beaches offer many different options.

sustainable tourism featured image
29 March 2021

The sustainable tourism model is promoted and encouraged around the world, increasing the positives and reducing the negatives. How could sustainable tourism be applied to Poros, Troizinia and Methana? Local research on sustainable tourism, with the aim of mapping the activities, needs and prospects of the region.

24 March 2021

2020 has been a strange yet wonderful year. Despite the difficulties Katheti set its own course with an unexpected result.

21 December 2020

Sustainable tourism, which respects people, the environment and culture, is ideal for this blessed place. This is the belief of Ec(h)o, the local team of Project Resound, a social design organization, which uses its creative skills to bring a positive change in the world.

29 October 2020

“Odyssey’s” Katerina Sakelliou has been keeping us company with her blog “Katerina’s Kouzina” since October 2014. Now, six years later, Katheti selects and presents parts of two of her articles “Odyssey in times of Corona Part 1 and 2” in one article. We believe that the feelings and experiences it conveys are representative of the local communities’ feelings and experiences in these difficult circumstances.

30 September 2020

Katheti visited the space of the association “Cultural Action of Troizina” at the Municipal Office of Troizina.

Ecocars
20 August 2020

In the summer of 2020, we had a new, environmentally friendly arrival in our area. The arrival of the EcoCar in Galatas! Climate change calls for drastic changes to our habits, with the aim to reduce our ecological footprint. Darsinos Services and Ritsa Darsinou recognized this need and took action!

11 August 2020

Summer on Poros, having changed a lot in some aspects, has remained the same in many others, and Poros is here to offer it to you again and again. So that, once more, the scent of pine and lemon blossom fill our memories.

22 July 2020

Since 2013, the Ephorate of Antiquities of Piraeus and Islands has been organizing communicative actions and educational programs for the students of Poros and Troizinia-Methana. The art workshop “In the way of…” is part of the program “Vacation at the Museum”.

18 June 2020

CITRONNE Gallery opens again this summer and welcomes you to Poros. This year, art historian and owner of the gallery Tatiana Spinari-Pollali opted to create a continuous with the exhibition “Inner Space”, which is presented at the Athens gallery. At the same time, she collaborates for the eighth consecutive year with the Antiquities Ephorate of West Attica, Piraeus and Islands at the Archaeological Museum of Poros. She co-curates the exhibition of Konstantinos Xenakis.

17 June 2020

Poros, Troizinia and Methana are areas that were loved by artists. The local area has for many years been a source of inspiration for people of the arts. The area, however, hasn’t only harbored artists, it has given birth to many as well. As Katheti, we want to highlight the work and potentially create a network of the local artists, so we tried to document them, starting with visual artists.

24 March 2020

Our library list now hosts a new tab with e-books and audio books available to you for free. The e-Library we collected is available here.

Online painting workshop katheti
24 March 2020

Katheti adjusted its schedule to the new circumstances due to Covid-19 and launched a new series of online programs. So, we created a Free Online Painting Workshop. As with the in person workshop, it is addressed to beginners.

Εθελοντισμός στην Καθετή / Volunteering at Katheti
22 December 2019

What does volunteer work at Katheti entail, what do Katheti’s volunteers offer and what do they gain? In their own words.

Δανειστική βιβλιοθήκη-αναγνωστήριο Καθετής
30 November 2019

From January 2020, a lending library-reading space will operate at Katheti. Katheti’s lending library-reading space will include classic literature books for children, adolescents and adults, as well as books about the local history and nature, await for you. You can read them in the warm space of Katheti or at home, whenever you like. Something […]

27 November 2019

September is the month of education; it’s the time when the first school bell rings and also the time when students, teachers, and parents start setting new goals. Having the preparation of its educational activities as a starting point, Katheti prepared a feature article about education. What are the schools and opportunities available in the […]

07 July 2019

It started as a joke between friends, but it turned out to become a great summer experience: the 2nd Poros Craft Festival is going to take place on 13-14 July, in Ermou street. Activities include a photography exhibition featuring what we love on Poros and crafts for kids. This year, all workshops will have recycling […]

21 May 2019

My decision to move to a small island of the Saronic Gulf turned out to be a wise one. Honestly, it was one of the best experiences I have ever had in my life; it certainly was not easy, but it was undoubtedly priceless. An amazing article about Poros in flowmagazine.gr!

15 October 2018

The first week of October was full; new faces, new experiences, many discussions about things we daily go through, but we rather not focus on. How can someone meet people in a small rural town and in an even smaller island? How can one talk about their experience of migrating and adapting in a place with people who have […]