Annual General Meeting - Thursday 5th March 2020 - Centre Polivalent, Murla - More Information

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General Assembly

Thursday 06 February 2020, 10:00am

Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.
Formal General Assembly starts at 11am
Refreshments are available before and after the General Assembly.

Speaker

Peter NiessinkPeter Niessink – 62 years

I am an orthopaedic shoe technician and orthopaedic lasts maker. I am also a qualified Dutch Podiatrist and Physiotherapist.   
I worked for 7 + years (1980 – 1988) as a Physiotherapist in Nigeria, West Africa, for the treatment of leprosy and polio patients. 
From 1988-1989 I worked as a technical manager in Nigeria, Suriname and Turkey to install shoe-work centres in Turkey and Suriname and train local shoemakers in making Protective Footwear for the neuropathic foot.  
Also, I have 6 years worked (1989-1995) as a Physiotherapist in a nursing home the Kleyne Vaert in Enschede, Netherlands.  
After qualifying as a Podiatrist in 1995 I worked for 17 years in my private practice and  taught podiatry to the Saxion University for 7 years. 
During this time I also followed training in lastmaking and orthopaedic shoe making ( bespoke ) and then worked 3 years (2013-2016) in the orthopaedic shoe technology in the Netherlands at AchilleonZorg in Drachten. I have a BSc. Physiotherapy, BSc. Podiatry and diploma’s in orthopaedic lastmaking and orthopaedic shoemaking.
 
Covered subjects:

1. Leprosy f.i. Nigeria, Norway, Nepal, Spain ( Fontilles ).
2. Neuropathy: Leprosy and Diabetes Mellitus, woundcare
3. Chiropody and podiatry in Spain: home visits, inlays, medical foot care, shoes, fall prevention , good to know subjects.
4. Orthopaedic appliances: orthotics, prosthetics and orthopaedic shoes
5. Rehabilitation after total hip- or knee-replacement. Medifit/HCB Moraira and Benidorm
6. Travels and working in different cultures: Nigeria, USA, UK, Spain, Netherlands, Surinam, Ethiopia, Cameroon, Turkey and Israel.

Membership Renewals

Renewals are now due and payment can be made at this General Assembly.

Renewal subscription - €7
New Members subscription - €12

You can also renew or sign up at the General Assembly on February 6th or the AGM on March 5th
There are also two more satellite sessions for renewals.

18 February, Bar Capuccino, Orba - 11am - 1pm
17 March, Jalon Valley Help's Animo Centre, Alcalali - 11am - 1pm

 

 

Location : Polivalent
Murla

Parking is available in the car park, which is signposted, and in adjacent roads.
PLEASE NOTE: The Ayuntamiento has requested that nobody park on the main road.

Directions

FROM ONDARA (ITV ROUNDABOUT)
• Follow CV731 to Orba, through Benidoleig.
• Continue through Orba and turn left at the Masymas junction, zeroing your tripometer.
• At the next roundabout, take the second exit, sign posted Parcent and BENIDORM.
• Pass the Gasorba petrol station (1.5kms) and continue up over the hill.
• Pass the Nou Portet restaurant (3.5kms) and at the next junction turn right, signposted Murla and Benigembla.
• Follow this winding road for 1.6kms, and you will find the Polivalent, a large grey and white building on the left, approximately 100m past the Murla signpost.

FROM JALON
• At the bridge coming out of Jalon, zero your tripometer
• @ 2.0km, turn left, T-junction signposted Parcent
• Take the first right, with CastellVi Restaurant on the right.
• Follow the road over the hills, and at the T-junction @ 4.2km, turn right, signposted Orba.
• @ 4.7km, turn left, signposted Murla and Benigembla - the bus garage is opposite the junction.
• Follow that winding road to Murla.
• @ 6.3km, you have reached the Polivalent in Murla. It is a large grey and white building on the left, approximately 100m past the Murla signpost.

Events

24Feb
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Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
24Feb
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Location: Riu Rau
This is a lively discussion group, meeting every other Monday in Jalon and tackling many different subjects, both topical and general. More...
24Feb
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Location:
Group creating decorative mosaics using glass and ceramics. The group buys materials to share, and we have all the necessary equipment to co...
25Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Spanish for Beginners.

€5 per person per class

There are two classes at:

09:15 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:30

More Information

25Feb
intro.jpgTue 25 Feb
Location: Multi Use Building
Ballroom Dancing is not only fun but insanely good for you.  No matter what your level of fitness, ballroom dancing is a great way to e...
24Feb
intro.jpgMon 24 Feb
Location:
Mountain Walkers (Monday & Thursday Groups).  Contact group leaders for locations and times. More Information (Monday)More Informa...
24Feb
intro.jpgMon 24 Feb
Location: Riu Rau
This is a lively discussion group, meeting every other Monday in Jalon and tackling many different subjects, both topical and general. More...
24Feb
intro.jpgMon 24 Feb
Location:
Group creating decorative mosaics using glass and ceramics. The group buys materials to share, and we have all the necessary equipment to co...
25Feb
intro.jpgTue 25 Feb
Location: Casa Claudia

Spanish for Beginners.

€5 per person per class

There are two classes at:

09:15 - 10:15
10:30 - 11:30

More Information

25Feb
intro.jpgTue 25 Feb
Location: Multi Use Building
Ballroom Dancing is not only fun but insanely good for you.  No matter what your level of fitness, ballroom dancing is a great way to e...
25Feb
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Location: Aleluya Bar
Weekly games of Canasta.  You don’t need to come with a partner, and the rules are not too difficult to learn. We usually meet at Alel...
25Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Pre Intermediate Spanish.

€5 per person per class

More Information

25Feb
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Location: Casa Claudia

Intermediate Spanish.

€5 per person per class

More Information

25Feb
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Location: Animo
Regular rehearsal for the Vall de Pop Singers. At our practices we sing a variety of songs including the Beatles, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Abba...
26Feb
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Location: Tourist Information
From time to time this group becomes full. Please contact Alan Cuthbert who will advise whether you need to join the waiting list. If so, yo...
05Mar
Thu 5 Mar
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal AGM starts at 11amRefreshments are available before a...
17Mar
Tue 17 Mar
Location: Animo
Renewals are now due and payment can be made at the General Assemblies or at one of our satellite renewal sessions. Renewal subscription - ...
02Apr
Thu 2 Apr
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
07May
Thu 7 May
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
04Jun
Thu 4 Jun
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
03Sep
Thu 3 Sep
Location: Polivalent
Doors open at 10am for membership and Travel, Cultural and Entertainment events.Formal General Assembly starts at 11amRefreshments are avail...
01Oct
Thu 1 Oct
Location: Polivalent
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05Nov
Thu 5 Nov
Location: Polivalent
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03Dec
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Location: Polivalent
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Location: Restaurante El Cid
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03Apr
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03May
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Location: Rastro Car Park
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23Sep
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Location:
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23Dec
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Location:
Christmas 2020. December 23rd – December 27th.5 days/ 4 Nights in Nerja. Staying at the Hotel Marinas de Nerja. 4* Hotel to include Speci...
09Mar
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Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
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16Mar
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Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
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23Mar
first-man.jpgMon 23 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm The film is the true story of one of the most influential figures in th...
30Mar
judy.jpgMon 30 Mar
Location: La Musical, Parcent Town Hall
1€ on the door.  Doors open at 06:45pm. Film starts at 07:15pm In 1968, showbiz legend Judy Garland arrives in Swinging London to perf...

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