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GreekFest 2019- Calling all Volunteers!!

 

The summer festival will be held from August 15th to the 25th and we ask for your   involvement again this year.  To volunteer at GreekFest, please visit www.ottawagreekfest.com, under the Information tab select Volunteer and click on the Volunteer Sign- Up form or please pick up a Volunteer Form from the Church or the Community office, and send it via…

The Hellenic School of Ottawa is Hiring

The Hellenic/School of Ottawa is the backbone and the mainstay of our Community. The scope of the School is to offer an excellent Greek language education and to provide its students with a variety of cultural learning opportunities.

The Greek/Hellenic School of Ottawa is now looking for enthusiastic teachers with excellent knowledge of the Greek language to join our team. The…

June 4th – Daughters of Penelope Fashion Show

The Ottawa Daughters of Penelope are hosting their 5th Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser at Shepherd’s Fashions located in the Trainyards on Tuesday, June 4th, 2019, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., benefiting St. Patrick’s Home and the DementiAbility Program.  Join us for an evening of fashion, shopping and fun, with snacks and refreshments.  Tickets are $40, available from Bessie Giovanopoulos (613)…

May 30th – 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;  the Lymphedema Association of Ontario and the…

May 12th – 3rd Annual Mother’s Day Luncheon

The Greek Ladies Philoptochos Society will be holding their 3rd Annual  Mother’s Day Luncheon on Sunday, May 12th, 2019, following the Divine  Liturgy at the Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre. Tickets for Adults are $30 and Children (12 and under) $15. The buffet will consist of the following: A Hip of Beef, Grilled Chicken, Vegetables, Vegetarian Lasagna, Potatoes, Rice,  Salad, Dessert,…

May 15th – OHAA YOUNG ADULT SPORT AND SOCIAL NIGHT

Calling young adults 19+ to join us for the LAST OHAA Sport and Social Night of the spring season! This event will take place on Wednesday, May 15th at Longfields-Davidson Heights Secondary School. Back by popular demand, this week’s sport will be volleyball from 7:00-8:30 p.m., followed by a social at Boston Pizza Barrhaven!

To RSVP or for any questions, please…

April 14th – HCO Town Hall Meeting – The Future of our Membership & Stewardship Program

The Board of Directors of the Hellenic Community of Ottawa would like to invite members to come to a Town Hall Meeting on Sunday, April 14th following the Divine Liturgy in the Banquet Centre. The topic of this Town Hall discussion will be on the next steps in the evolution of our Membership and Stewardship Program for years to come.

To facilitate participation,…

April 17th – The Daughters of Penelope Present “Journey and Care of Dementia”

The Ottawa Daughters of Penelope invite everyone to our Annual Speaker Series on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, starting at 7:00 p.m. in the Church Hall.  Our speaker is Gill Michelin and the presentation describes the journey of dementia.  This presentation is open to the public, all are welcome.

Gill Michelin is a social worker and Psychogeriatric Resource Consultant with Geriatric Psychiatry Community Services of Ottawa.

She…

Senior Citizens Association – Wheelers Sugar Bush – April 11th

The Seniors Association “Socrates” with the ladies’ division “Elpida” have organized a day trip to “Wheelers Sugar Bush” (NW of Perth) for Thursday, April 11th, 2019.  The school bus will be leaving the Hellenic Community of Ottawa at 9:00 a.m. with a return at 3:00 p.m.  The cost for the bus is $12.00 per person.  Please reserve your spot by…