submitted by Vikki Vrettos Fraioli on 14.01.2016
Our dear friend and Kytherian Society of California member, Bessie Gianakos, passed away on December 25, 2015. Funeral services were held on Monday, January 4, 2016, at St. Nectarios Greek Orthodox Church in Covina, CA, with cemetery services following at Oak Park Cemetery in Claremont.
Bessie was born in Fall River, Massachusetts. She lived in Claremont, in Southern California. She never married and had no children. Education was important to her. For decades she worked at Honnold Library, ...
submitted by Eptanesian Union Greece on 19.12.2015
Professor Minas Coroneo was awarded for Kythera, along with Dr Manolis Kalokerinos, at the 3rd Presentation of Ionian (Eptanisian) Union of Greece, Awards.
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The awards were held on December 13, 2015,
December 13, 2015 in the National History Museum of the Old Parliament Building.
Invitation to Minas Coroneos to attend the ceremony to receive his award:
The awards ...
submitted by Susan Dritsas on 22.07.2015
submitted by KCA Admin on 20.06.2015
Dimitris Koutrafouris, one of the volunteer librarians, watching the play from entrance to the courtyard.
At the keyboard in the back, Chloe Kamberou, who composed the music for the three songs heard in the performance.
First ever performance of "Conference of the Animals" by Frini Drizou at the Kythera Municipal Library in Kontolianika.
Mary Kalligerou dedicating the performance of "Conference of the animlas" to the memory of Frini Drizou. Front row centre in a green skirt: Sofia Nezi.
submitted by KCA Admin on 15.06.2015
Poster for Frini Drizous' play "The Conference of the Animals", performed by the Kythera Municipal Library children's theatre group.
Designed by Michalis Petropoulos.
submitted by KCA Admin on 04.06.2015
The Municipal Library announces a summer season of film showings in the library courtyard.
submitted by Archaeology On Kythera on 21.05.2015
with colleague, reviewing various finds at the end of the day - on the dig at Ayios Yeoryios, above Mitata, and near, Paliopoli.
submitted by KCA Admin on 05.05.2015
Dimitris Koutrafouris' entry in the exhibition “Olive, the blessed tree”
submitted by KCA Admin on 02.10.2018
Kalie Zervos' entry in exhibition “Olive, the blessed tree”
Michalis Protopsaltis' (Makras) commended entry in the exhibition “Olive, the blessed tree”
Michalis Koulieris: the winning entry in the exhibition “Olive, the blessed tree”.
submitted by George Righos on 04.05.2015
submitted by Hellenic War History on 22.04.2015
Open Seminar: Anzacs and the Salonika Campaign of 1915
NOTE: This lecture will take place at the Greek Centre
Location: Greek Centre, Level M, 168 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne
Date: Thursday, 23 April 2015, 7:00pm
Lecturer: Dr Maria Hill
Australia's preoccupation with Gallipoli has created a distorted narrative of the Great War and Australia's contribution to it.
submitted by Stephen Trifyllis on 07.05.2015
House on the left ... long or short term rental, would be excellent for holiday accommodation or full time living for a local, can house 4 people .. minimum period 3 weeks ... the house is in the village of trifyllianika .. 5 minutes from the commercial village of potamo .. bank , shops etc. , and 10 minutes to agia pelagia for beaches and restaurants... the house has a good size bedroom, large lounge room , nice kitchen newly fitted shower and has been recently painted inside and out .. the house ...
submitted by KCA Admin on 06.04.2015
The watermills of Mylopotamos
submitted by John Black on 22.03.2015
submitted by Marianne Casimatis on 27.02.2015
Biography of Emanuel Casimatis
To view / download a version of this article in Greek, as a .pdf:
Emanuel Casimatis article.pdf
Born in Pitsinianika, Kythera in April 1919, Emanuel Casimatis was the tenth child of Gerasimos and Anizina Casimatis. He came from a big family of five brothers and six sisters, and the villagers would call the many kids ‘Gerasimakia’. There was a 28-year ...
Hi dear Kytherians, my father, Zacharias Panaretos, was born in Potamos in 1908.
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The Kytherian Society of California is pleased to invite you to our 6th GLOBAL ZOOM connecting Kytherians from all over the world!
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Interviewed during his visit to Australia, 2013.
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Gorgeous Ruby! Ruby's father was Evangelo Megaloconomos born 7 September 1891, died 29 January 1983
Ruby was born 16 September...
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My wife's grandmother was from Kythera.
Her name was Eleni Kaligeri.
She married Georgios Vomvaris from Mytiline....
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