Faro Municipality promotes VIII Edition of the António Ramos Rosa National Poetry Prize The Municipality of Faro promotes the VIII Edition of the National Poetry Prize António Ramos Rosa, instituted in 1999, in honor of the poet born in Faro, the greatest figure in the national and international poetic panorama and patron of the Municipal Library. The prize, in the amount of € 5000, counts once again with the high sponsorship of Fundação Milénio BCP and the support of the Regional Directorate for Culture of the Algarve and Jornal de Letras. The delivery of competing works will take place between January 7 and March 31 and poetic works, in 1st edition, published in 2019 and 2020 will be admitted. The jury will be composed of Professor Doctor Nuno Júdice, Professor Doctor Carina Infante do Carmo and Dr.ª Isabel Lucas. This award, of which seven editions have already been held, in 1999, 2001, 2007, 2009, 2015, 2017 and 2019, seeks to promote the appearance of new poets, but also to recognize the work of those already consecrated. In all editions there were more than 50 works in competition, having been awarded to poets of recognized literary excellence such as Fernando Echevarria, […]
Exhibition integrated in Portimão City Day Celebrations. In the social context of the current pandemic, the 20th Photographic Race in Portimão had a special edition Covid 19. Exhibition of the best works of the 20th Photographic Race of Portimão, in a very special thematic edition about COVID-19 and its profound social impact. Strange Times, Signs of Distance, Places of Hope and Solidarity, were the 4 themes that challenged the gaze and creativity of the participants, at a difficult time for all communities, but which simultaneously constitutes an important visual contribution in the collection of testimonies of our present for future memory. This initiative has as a media partner the South Information and has the support of the following companies and entities: Ocean Revival, CLCC, ETIC_Algarve, Ana-Ana, Restinga and Friends of the Museum of Portimão. The exhibition can be visited until April 25, 2021.
“Livros à porta” is a reading service from the Municipal Library of Lagos that was born to bring the taste of your favorite books to your home. Consult the “Menu of the Day” on the Library’s FB page, with delicious suggestions, and tell us what you want. You can also order “à la carte”, that is, indicate books or audiovisuals that are not in the “Menu of the Day”. The rest … leave it to us! How it works? Contact us through the email Biblioteca@cm-lagos.pt, telephone +351 282 767 816 or the Library’s Facebook page. The date, time and place will be agreed between the reader and the Library, and the use of a mask by the reader is required. For the requisition, the following conditions exist: • Five books, for a period of 20 days; • Two magazines, for a period of 5 days; (Vision, Saturday, Active, Around the World, Cristina, Saber Viver, Faces and Decoration, Mens Health, Wines) • Two DVDs, for a period of 5 days; • A CD-Audio, for a period of 5 days. Note: Each book, magazine, CD or DVD goes through a quarantine period of 5 days before being assigned. The collection is previously […]
Teresa’s Stories Reading of “Caracol e lagarta” by Armando Quintero and André Letria
♟FESTIVAL & PROGRAM | The festival’s objective is to promote the practice of chess as an educational methodology, to discover inspiring and enriching scenarios that provide new knowledge and applications and to observe utopias that can guide educators to discover “new worlds” for the reality of educational chess. Trigger ideas that can lead to the empowerment of the communities involved, sometimes losing the North to find the South … @ ♟PROGRAM … Day 5 14h – 19h MARATHON 3 + 2 TOURNAMENT @https: //lichess.org/tournament/MuqoYF9h 9 pm – PITCH RETURNS TO THE CHESS EDUCATIONAL WORLD 6th 15H30 – FUTURIX INTERNATIONAL TEAM TOURNAMENT: LEAGUES KING: lichess.org/tournament/Umt4jPut QUEEN: lichess.org/tournament/q1OuzvXK ROOK: lichess.org/tournament/9MeRjdn2 17H – PLAN X ’Challenges, quizzes, puzzles and … X … 9 pm – TEAM TOURNAMENT “GUERRA DOS TRONOS” @Racing Kings: https://lichess.org/tournament/EydAjkWK @Bullet: https://lichess.org/tournament/BSEimrHr @Horde: https://lichess.org/tournament/KNl87Hzc Day 7 11H – CHESS CLASS 17H30 – EDUCATIONAL CHESS UTOPIAS 21H30 – FUTURIX SUNSET TOURNAMENT @https: //lichess.org/tournament/BT9Mt6EJ Registration: https://forms.gle/HXtEHA2shj6s8oFD8
THE STAGE AT HOME Municipality Facebook page (online event) Given the period of pandemic crisis in which culture was strongly affected, the municipality of Lagos reinforces its contribution to this sector, supporting and promoting Lacobrigense artistic and cultural creation, but also offering the community the opportunity to entertain themselves with their favorite artists. “The stage at home” is the big news this year to bring culture to the comfort and security of your home. The stage of the Centro Cultural de Lagos will enter your home between March and April, on the municipality’s Facebook page, with the best shows of our artists. We count on your digital presence. To not lose! PROGRAM: March 5 – Helena Candeias 6 – LANA GASPARØTTI 13 – Wesley Seme 19 – Humberto Silva and Cláudio Rosário 20 – Plasticine 26 – Hybrid Theory – Linkin Park Tribute April 2 – Algarve Jazz Orchestra 3 – Lagos Dance Association
Debut concert by Threadbare, the inaugural album by the Porto band, released in early 2021, which shows that blues and soul are also made in Portugal. The quintet Kiko & The Blues Refugees makes the blues a starting point for a journey through the roads where the genre spreads and crossing with other genres such as rock n’roll, rhythm and blues, soul and jazz. Online concert integrated in Festival P!
Corner Circles at Associação Raks Al Amar, Armação de Pêra Duration: 2 hours Target audience: from 12 years old Price per person: 25 euros Number: Minimum 3, maximum 10 participants What to bring: comfortable clothes, yoga mat, notebook and pen and open spirit. Saturday from 10 am to 12 pm: 16 January February 13 6 march April 10 15th May June 5 In this singing circle we will cover basic exercises of vocal technique, individual improvisation and collective creation. Participants are invited to bring instruments if they wish.