Saturday, 01 August 2015
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"RINGS" Sculpture Exhibition at Vale do LoboVale do Lobo will feature a collection of wooden sculptures from the award winning Paulo Neves during the “Rings” exhibition being held at the Vale do Lobo Art Gallery from 4th August until 4th November. Entrance is free.

Celebrating art and nature as they come together with dramatic results in this latest exhibition featuring around 20 striking sculptures carefully crafted from wood to create beautiful pieces of art by Paulo Neves.

Miguel AlmeidaVILA VITA Parc Resort & Spa will host a magical exhibition: “Magical Escapes” shows how the artist explores the light in unique environments and special moments, revealing some of the most beautiful places in Portugal.

Miguel Almeida is the author of the works on display in Sala Estoril, in VILA VITA Parc. It will be open to Hotel guests, as well as to visitors, who wish to get to know better the work of this photographer, during the whole month of August.

Activity Algarve Bike Rides

We managed to get in three rides last week so the hot weather and early starts does not seem to have put everyone off, so we will continue with an 08.15am meet for an 08.30am start for all rides. 

Please sign up by 6pm on the evening preceding a ride to confirm your attendance, so we all know that a ride will be taking place, or not ! 

 

https://www.strava.com/activities/317700680

Family Fun Day - Aug 01Join us for the Family Fun Day from 2pm-8pm on Saturday August 1st at Vale da Telha, Aljezur.

Live Musical Entertainment by the Aljezur Bombeiros Band, Caporeira Dancers and singer/guitarist Areano.

Car Boot SaleThe Car Boot Sale scheduled for August 2nd at the Old School House, Vales, Aljezur has been CANCELLED.

The next Car Boot Sale will now take place on September 6th.

Unwanted household items only--no goods grown, made or bought for profit please.

Stallholders charged €2 for each table space, x multiples of €2, or €4 for vans (i.e. Transit size) and are permitted to enter and set up their tables from 7.30—9 am with the sale then being open to the public from 9am.

 

Fear LessThe StoneWolf Band launched in 2012 as the brainchild of Ricardo Lobo, singer/ songwriter and Mr StoneWolf. They are Mothered by Folk and Fathered by Rock, adding glimpses of Blues and Reggae in their quest to find the Groove! Within a very short time of forming The StoneWolf Band have played the Musa Fest, Mexefest, Festival Med & Sintra Fest in Portugal as well as being the first Portuguese band ever to be invited to the Singapore Music Matters Live 2014.

Museums - Citizenship and Sustainable SolutionsThe Danish Agency for Culture has just published its revised 2015 magazine focusing on " Museums - Citizenship and Sustainable Solutions " .
The Costume Museum in São Brás de Alportel arises in this publication with an article by Lorena Querol Sancho and Emanuel Sancho, on the management and operation model of this cultural space located within the Algarve, Portugal.

This article is the culmination of a consistent practice in the field of Social Museology that has made this museum a Case Study for researchers and institutions. Several texts have been published in recent years. Everything is now available on the internet site of this museum in www.museu-sbras.com/docs.html.

Voice and Harp Concert - Aug 8Ideias do Levante – Associação Cultural de Lagoa (Algarve) is presently producing a Voice and Harp Concert with Lyra, in partnership with Municipio de Lagoa, which will happen on August 8, around at 9:30pm, at the Convento S. José, in Lagoa (Algarve).