In Italian May is “Maggio”, so “Maggeo” is a sort of fusion between the name of the month and the geo- prefix. Since in 2020 it is not possible to attend May Day celebrations in person, in Italy and many other parts of the world, we try to re-enact some past May Day events by … Continue reading “GeoMay” Day in Torniella-Piloni, Tuscany
Following the traditional palla eh! and palla a 21 Summer tournaments in Southern Tuscany, the beginning of the Autumn brings in the same area a very peculiar event: the ninth European Llargues Cup for clubs. Llargues is one of the variants of hand-ball games played across Europe, especially in the Valencian region in Spain, with … Continue reading Oct. 11-13, 2019: 9th European Llargues Club Cup (Monticiano/Torniella/Ciciano, Tuscany) & Exhibition on the game of palla in Monticiano (until Oct. 27)
The Piloni-Torniella Promotion association is organizing also for this year an exhibition with the patronage of the Municipality of Roccastrada. The exhibition will be opened with a ceremony at 6PM on August 10 in the premises of the former Torniella primary schools, in via Senese 21.This initiative intends to give the right attention to the … Continue reading Between August and September an exhibition on Franco “Yellow Dogs” Soldatini in Torniella and S. Galgano, Southern Tuscany
[please note: due to the current COVID-19 outbreak, the community club which is powering the PC transmitting the data had to be closed, so we are currently not receiving updated data from the station]. Clicking on the image above, or on this link you can find more data on the weather in Torniella, Southern Tuscany. … Continue reading Weather in Torniella, Tuscany
From May 29, 2019, the weather data recorded by the station installed in Torniella on May 10, during a visit in the Farma Valley by Politecnico di Milano, are online. The pibinko.org networking has been collaborating with the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, giving periodic talk in the Milanese university. The basic weather data … Continue reading The Torniella, Southern Tuscany, Weather Station is online
On Saturday, May 11, 2019, Opportunities for protection and promotion of inner rural areas from the collaboration of local expert networks and research institutions. We will be reviewing some of the most significant initiatives where the presenters have been involved, in the fields of hydrology, meteorology, and in the integration of culture, environment, and open … Continue reading Torniella (Tuscany), May 11, 2019 – When Politecnico di Milano met the Maremman experts
As a part of the mission by the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering from Politecnico di Milano in Southern Tuscany, on Saturday May 11, 2019, from 10.30 AM to 12.30 PM there will be a meeting on opportunities for protection and promotion of inner rural areas from the collaboration of local expert networks and … Continue reading Torniella (Southern Tuscany), May 11, 2019: Opportunities for protection and promotion of inner rural areas from the collaboration of local expert networks and research institutions.
These things can happen on a Saturday morning in a 300-resident hamlet cafe, apparently casually.. Please also see the page on the “Communities of Torniella, Piloni, and Scalvaia” under the pibinko.org “Collaborations”, giving some context to this episode.
sabato 5/1/2019 a Torniella (GR) con: Peter Crivelli, guitars and vocals Wolfgang Scheibe, one-string bass Dario Canal, lead vocals, guitar, washboard Jack O’Malley, drums, guitar, vocals Simone Sandrucci, guitars, vocals Fabiano Spinosi, drums Peter Marini (guitars and vocals in “Noi non siamo figli” and “Sognando il Vaticano”, then transforming into Pyro DJ with his vynils … Continue reading The Metalliferous Hills Jug Band during the “Live and vynils Night” in Torniella, Tuscany