Making an old jar

During a visit at the regional archaeological museum our little “explorers” discovered ancient clay jars and vessels that were used for the storage and transport of goods such as oil or wine. Στο πλαίσιο μιας επίσκεψης στο αρχαιολογικό μουσείο της περιοχής οι μικροί μας ‘εξερευνητές’ … Continue readingMaking an old jar

Students singing and playing with the Christmas Carols

  Christmas: One of the major Christian festivals that celebrates the birth of Jesus (December 25). Numerous customs and traditions are practiced and various events take place at that time. Xylagani Primary School participates in some of them. Χριστούγεννα: μεγάλη θρησκευτική γιορτή των Χριστιανών. Γιορτάζεται … Continue readingStudents singing and playing with the Christmas Carols

The song of swallows

Helidonismata (swallow sounds): A custom for good fortune and with which we welcome both swallows and the spring.. The younger students parade through the streets of our village, carrying paper swallows and singing spring carols. It is a very old custom from ancient times. Χελιδονίσματα: … Continue readingThe song of swallows

Man Engine

In April 2018 The Man Engine came to visit us on the way from Cornwall. As part of the community engagement project with Man Engine Cymru, Artis Community engaged with 60 community groups who were given the task to create a chain link representing themselves. … Continue readingMan Engine