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Coming on October 11: Peers and Careers

 

The HCO invites our youth and young adults to an evening of career planning and networking with experts from diverse occupations.  Join us on Thursday, October 11th from 6:30-8:30pm at the Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre. Doors will open at 6pm for registration.  To register in advance and if you would like to learn more about a particular field of study, please email Tassy.Lyras@gmail.com.

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GreekFest Volunteer Drive

GreekFest 2018 is fast approaching! Our Community’s annual festival will be held from August 9th to 19th, and we look forward to another successful year.

If you can volunteer for just 4 hours (or more) please click here for the form: 2018 GreekFest Volunteer form  and contact Nafsika at adminassistant@helleniccommunity.com or 613-225-8016 ext. 226.  High school students will earn volunteer hours!  Volunteer Forms are also available…

JUNE 14 – Gold Plate Dinner

Tickets are going fast, so if you haven’t purchased your tickets to this year’s Gold Plate Dinner yet, don’t delay!

This is Ottawa’s premier fundraising and networking event, complete with delicious food, awesome entertainment, big prizes, and a whole lot more. Proceeds from the event will go to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute and the Hellenic Community of Ottawa.

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Visit our Facebook page

Visit the HCO’s Facebook page and Like to follow! https://www.facebook.com/hellenicHCO…

Friday, June 1st: Adult Orthodox Christian Education & Potluck Meal

Our next Adult Orthodox Christian Education Session will be on Friday, June 1st starting at 5:15 p.m. in the Church Hall.  It will be an opportunity for fellowship, potluck meal and talk by Kosta Stavreaneas on “Explanation of the Ascension and Pentecost icons and discussion of the Holy Spirit.” Children are welcomed to come since there will be a kids activity/movie. Youth 13…

May 24 – HCO’s General Assembly

The Hellenic Community calls all its members to a General Assembly on  Thursday, May 24th at 7:00 p.m., at the Banquet Centre. All members are encouraged to attend. We would like to remind you that according to our Community’s By-laws you must have paid the 2017 & 2018 membership dues in order to have the right to express an opinion and/or vote…

Male Zorba Dancers – Auditions

Male Zorba Dancers – Auditions

The Zorba Show is looking for male performers to be part of this year’s show.

Those interested must have a strong background in Greek dancing. Previous experience in the Hellenic Community of Dance School or other Greek performing dance group is beneficial.

Requirements:

Must be over 19 years of age;
Strong dancing ability;
Strong stage presence and outgoing personality (ability to interact with…

April 21: Adult Orthodox Christian Education & Potluck Meal

Our next Adult Orthodox Christian Education Session will be on Saturday, April 21, starting at 5:15 p.m. in the Church Hall.  It will be an opportunity for fellowship, sharing of a potluck meal and taking in the talk by Albert Elhajj on “Women in the Bible.” Children are welcomed to come since there will be a kids activity/movie.  Youth 13…

2018 Memberships

The Membership Committee would like to thank those that have already renewed their 2018 membership. For those that have not yet contributed to their membership, we encourage you to do so now, before the new fees come into effect in May.
This can easily be done by:

going to: the Hellenic community website: (http://www.helleniccommunity.com/member-login/become-member/)
filling out and sending in the membership form in English or Greek: 2018 Membership and Stewardship…

April 8th: Anastasi Meal ~ Πασχαλινό γεύμα

The Hellenic Community of Ottawa Board of Directors invites our parishioners to come together as one family immediately after the Resurrection Divine Liturgy in our Banquet Centre for a traditional Easter meal of Magiritsa (Greek Easter Soup) and lamb. This is a complimentary meal and a way for all of us to enjoy Holy Pascha together.
Πασχαλινό γεύμα  – Αμέσως μετά…