CULTURE SECTOR

The municipal corporation of Ano Liossia have set up the department of music school :

The municipal music school which is approved by the ministry of culture offer all kinds of musical instruments such as piano, violin, clarinet, harmonium, horn, flute, ghitar, etc.
Lessons based on music theory, harmony, countrpoint, fugne, music history, byzantine music, ORFF system and choir. There is also a dance department which offers ballet performances, rhythmics, etc.

And the department of plastic arts :
The municipal corporation for developameet of Ano Liossia give the opportunity to the students to learn about aestnetic, the history of art (on video), the colours, the manufacture of recycling materials, sketch, masks of paper - pulp, sculpture and free - hand sketch.
The studio of st. George helped talented children to the plastic arts with the result of they successful entrance to the art school.
The lessons begin in september in our studios.
The "masterpices" of the childrens are put on puplic view every year in " Melina Merkcuri" hall during our cultural celebrations in May.

And the department of chess :
We are pleased to announce that the municipality of Ano Liossia has for the past eight years undertaken the organization of a major cultural event with the international chess tournament in which more than 150 greek and foreign players (from is different countries) take part.
We would like to welcome you to this great event.
The municipal corporation for the development of Ano Liossia trough its chess department have concentrated in sensitazing the youth of Ano Lossia in this intelectual sport thus providing them with the quality outlet in this crucial character forming period of their life.
The main aim of our efforts is to enable our young chess players to play with and measure themselves against the players of international calibre who participate in the tournament thus gaining usuful experience.
This activity is part of development policy of this municipality. We believe that our intervention in society culture and infrastracture work is one of the basic combonets of the work for the development of our area and has to be pursued simultaneously in all three fields.
Our dedication of the institution of the international chess town in the fight against drugs addiction which affects the most sensitive part of our society is not just a way of dealing with a problem but essentialy a means of prevention. We believe our aim would have been achieved if we managed to keep even one young person away from drugs.