Apokoronas News 2014
Electronic community newspaper bringing you local and national news in English
MORE EVENTS ON PAGES 12 &13
An Introduction to the ALEXANDER TECHNIQUE with Binni King
Vamos Old School Starting Friday 2nd May for 8 weeks
HOW TO USE YOUR BODY WITHOUT STRESS
During eight one-hour sessions you will be able to learn the Alexander Principles as set out by Frederick Matthias Alexander
Eight one-hour sessions. Total cost 50 euros (payable on starting the course).
Mornings starting Friday 2nd May 11am - 12 pm at the old school in Vamos Old Town (behind Saint Yiorgos church).
PBinni King completed a three year full time Alexander Technique Teaching Course at Dartington, Totnes, S. Devon (1989-1991). For the next fifteen years she gave
private lessons in the Cheshire and Greater Manchester area, working from various clinics. She also taught groups of people in Adult Education Colleges in Mid - and
South Cheshire. Binni also teaches privately on a one to one basis here on Crete.
If you are interested in attending or require further information please write to Binni on:firstname.lastname@example.org or tel. 28250 51327
Directions to the Newberys:
Drive to the Taverna next to the main square
in Kokkino Chorio.
Look to your right and take the road out of the
square between the church and the salmon
pink three storey house.
Wind along the road , do not turn off.
PASS the turning for the St. Georges retreat,
still keep winding along the main road.
You will come almost out of the village.
On the right is two Sulo bins, to your left is a
road that leads back down to the sea, DONT
take that road.
Drive past the bins and up a steep tarmac
section of road, slightly left.
Pass two sloped roof houses on your left,
Pass 1 long stone house on your left keep
Look across to your right, there is a turning to
2 houses and three little bungalows, with
building behind, do NOT take that turning.
Pass by a greek pinkish house, look over to
your left, ahead.
There are two houses on the left, on a bend in
the road, one a white house with sash square
windows, BEHIND a cream house with a
The curved back cream house is Jane
There is ample parking, drive down the drive
directly after the white front house.
There is a sign over the Maroon hand gate
There will be signs along the road from the
sulo bins reading "Clothes Sale"
Jane says "it seems long but people do get
QUALITY SECOND-HAND CLOTHES SALE
FRIDAY 18th APRIL
The Newbery's house,
Quality Second-hand Clothes at Jane &
Roger Newbery's home in Kokkino Horio on
Friday 18th April from 10.30am-3pm
Money raised will go to various local charities and
good causes. The charities and amounts will be
confirmed after the sale.
The Apkoronas Craft Guild will also be running a café,
a food stall and a crafts stall on the day with all
proceeds going to their chosen charities. They will be
offering lunches, snacks, teas and coffees. There will
also be a bar and a man-creche!
We are very happy to receive donations of clothes,
footwear, accessories, bags and jewellery which you
no longer need but which are still in good condition.
And many thanks for all the fantastic donations so far.
You can drop your donations off at Lizzie Mansell's
house in Xirosterni anytime but please call first (28250
23281 or 6940 724258). Jane can also receive
donations in Kokkino Chorio or can arrange to collect,
but please call first (6891 048479).
Thursday 19th, Friday 20th and Saturday
21st June, at Vamos Amphitheatre.
An hilarious play, set in 1965 centering on 2 couples
that share a well guarded secret.
Misunderstandings abound with much confusion. The
audience will be aware of the secret well before the
Tickets are now available from the following outlets:
Jon the Butcher – Vamos
The Pear Tree – Almirida
The Cotton Club – Georgeoupoli
By telephone: Carol. 6946205224