| The initiative has been presented at a press conference today Thursday June 25 in the Plenary Hall of the Molinense City Council | The Summer Moons program in Molina, promoted by the Department of Culture and Youth of the Molina de Segura City Council, has been presented at a press conference, today Thursday June 25, in the municipal Plenary Hall, by the Mayor of the town , Esther Clavero Mira, and the Councilor for Culture and Youth, Soledad Nortes Navarro.The health crisis triggered by the COVID-19 pandemic and the national declaration of the state of alarm, led to the closure of museums, libraries, auditoriums, theaters, cinemas and, in general, all those places where cultural activities were held.
Despite this, during the quarantine, numerous online activities have been carried out from the departments of Culture and Youth of the Molinense City Council, with the idea that culture is an essential asset for human beings, which it cannot and should not do without under any circumstances.
circumstance."Now, with the end of the state of alarm on June 21, we have not wasted a moment in designing a program aimed at citizens to satisfy that human need for culture.
Thinking of maximum security and compliance with the rules established for that there is no contagion, most of the activities will take place outdoors, "explains Soledad Nortes.However, the Salvador García Aguilar Library was already opened to the public on June 1 for the loan and return service, and the MUDEM (Museum of the Enclave of the Wall) will open on July 1, with a new schedule It will open to the public on Saturday mornings, since until now it was closed in that interval."The pandemic is still with us and we must not lower our guard.
The public attending the events must keep the safety distance (minimum 1.5m) and be provided with a mask, complying with the regulations established by the health authorities.
Those activities that are attended sitting, the City Council will arrange the chairs at the regulatory distance and may not move from the established place, "informs the Mayor, Esther Clavero.Under the general title of Summer Moons in Molina, the program covers all areas of culture (plastic arts, music, literature, cinema, theater) and includes several projects:- MUDEM Summer: after its reopening on July 1, the MUDEM offers eight dramatized visits, by Alfonso X el Sabio, every Friday and Saturday in July, at 6.30 p.m.- A Book Summer: it is celebrated to replace the Book Spring, suspended by the pandemic, and will include eight book presentations in the period from June 25 to July 8 in Plaza Eduardo Linares (known as Red Square), next to the Mercedes Mendoza Library.
Writers such as Antonio J.
Ruiz Munuera, Irel Faustina Bermejo, Joaquín García Box, Paco López Mengual, Jerónimo Tristante, Francisco Javier Illán Vivas, Domingo Pérez and Manuel Moyano, among others, will speak.
Jordi Ortiz Gisbert, invited by the Department of Equality, will present a book on Pedro Zerolo.- Culture in Company: the program refers to the popular and central Parque de la Compañía where the events will take place, all of them related to the plastic arts, and includes an Express Exhibition by Pepe Yagües (July 9), the activity Notes in company (July 12, with artists painting live) and the photographic exhibition With passion, by Ángela Ortiz (July 16).- A Summer of Challenges: this program, organized by the Department of Youth and aimed at young people between 12 and 30 years old, includes: Astronomical Observation on Calle Castillo (June 26), Recital of Young Poetry in the Plaza del Teatro ( July 16), as well as sessions at the Plaza de la Cerámica for Freestyle Rap-Improvisation (July 8), Body Percussion (July 15), Caricatureando (July 22) and Teatro Clown (July 29).- Culture in Pedanías, a program born from the Participatory Budgeting program that will take place throughout this year and next 2021.
This summer it will begin in La Ribera, with activities co-organized by the Neighborhood Association of La Ribera de Molina and the Department of Culture.
Includes: Summer Cinema (the first 4 Thursdays of July in the Old Schools), Poetry Recital at the Bar Station (June 25), Theater (CEIP Vega del Segura, July 30 and September 4) and Singing Concert.- Summer Theater Nights in the open: a total of five open-air theater performances, organized by the Villa de Molina Theater, which will take place in the Tomás Fernández Gil Municipal Auditorium and in the districts of El Llano and La Ribera de Molina around throughout the month of July.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Molina de Segura