NEWS & EVENTS
POEMS FOR PEACE 2019: INTERNATIONAL CONTEST
Culture Ticino Network Association launch, this year, a new contest with the title “Poems for Peace”, that has as a goal the creation of poems that impart a message of peace, friendship and fraternity. The contest is addressed to the 3° and 4° classes of the elementary schools in Ticino, the Province of Varese, the Province of Como and the Philippines.
26.05.2019 StraLugano: join the 4Charity Run!
Also this year, the Culture Ticino Network Association is proud of participating at StraLugano 2019. We will attend the 4Charity run: a solidarity marathon that will take place the 26th of May in Lugano at 14:15 PM.
4Charity is a charity event open to anyone, by running or taking a stroll!
NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2019
We are glad to update you on the humanitarian trip of our President Margherita Maffeis, which took place the first two weeks of January 2019 in the Philippines. We will also inform you about the successful achieved results and about the different projects in Ticino. The actions of our President have been also recognized through the appointing of Honorary Consul of the Philippines in Ticino.
The Culture Ticino Network Association offers German, English, Italian and Mathematics courses for young people and adults, which will take place, twice a week, every Tuesday and Friday morning from 09:30 to 11:30 at the Ashkenazy Ballet Center of Caslano. The second part of the sessions will start in march and will last until the 28.06.2019.
2018: A great year
Again this year, we have concluded with great success the 8th edition of the World Forum of pace, which took place from12th November to 13th December 2018. The event was well attended by a big number of people.
In this occasion, our aim was to raise awareness to all generations toward the most important values in our lives, such as tolerance, protection of the people, of the environment and solidarity. All this was done, throughout the project “Village of peace”, the Workshops, the various performances, the special evening and much more.
We’ll be waiting for you in 2019.
Soon the video of the manifestation will be online.
On Saturday morning the 6th of October 2018, unconcerned about the uncertain weather, a crowd of people has participated in the sixth edition of the event “Walking for Peace”, the walk that every year crosses the Malcantone, in order to unite people symbolically on the border between Switzerland and Italy.
After the great success of the last editions, Culture Ticino Network Association is glad to present the 8th World Peace Forum, it will take place from 12th November to 13th November in Lugano’s area. The theme of this edition will be “Peace and protection of people and environment”.