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Prayer for Christian Unity – January 19th

Everyone is invited to join us as we host the Prayer for Christian Unity with clergy and laypeople from various Christian faiths here at our church on Sunday, January 19th at 4:30 p.m. 

We will begin with a Prayer Service in the church, followed by a Potluck Reception at the Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre.  Our parishioners are asked to bring their favorite…

AHEPA Ottawa Annual Comedy Night – January 24th

AHEPA Ottawa Annual Comedy  Night supporting our Canadian Veterans through the work of the Perley and Rideau Veterans’ Health Centre Foundation.

Doors open 6:30 with Live Music by the Commotions Band

Live Comedy by Basile the Greek with a special menu of small plates by our Chef Jason.

Afterwards, enjoy a great night of Dancing 9:00 pm to Midnight!.

We are sold out, but there are still some tickets remaining at partially sold tables – …

Jeanne Rosemary Georgiles Foundation Scholarship – deadline January 31st

The Jeanne Rosemary Georgiles Foundation provides two scholarships of $1,000 each to students who have graduated from High School (Grade 12) in 2019 and entered University as full time students.

The application deadline is January 31, 2020, 4:00 p.m.

All applicants must be members of the Hellenic Community of Ottawa.  Click on the link for the application form with detailed information: Georgiles Scholarship…

Greek Basketball League – Begins October 16th

OHAA News: Greek Basketball League (GBL) -Begins October 16th

Based on the open basketball pilot in the spring and membership feedback, the Ottawa Hellenic Athletic Association (OHAA) is moving forward with reviving the Greek Basketball League (GBL). The GBL will consist of coed teams age 16 and up, have a set schedule, officiating and playoffs. Program starts October 16th and…

Greek Fest 2019 Goes Carbon Neutral

Our 2019 Greek Festival partnered with the Rideau Valley Conservation Foundation and the event was able to reduce its carbon footprint to achieve a carbon neutral status.

We would like to thank Mr. Mike Xenos, one of our parishioners who helped the festival calculate its estimated carbon footprint from the gas, propane, diesel and electricity used over the course of our…

October 4th – FRIDAY NIGHT DINNERS BEGIN

The Hellenic Event Centre in cooperation with the Senior Citizens Association will be offering Friday Night Dinners ($15.00 per person) at the Seniors Centre every Friday evening at 5:30 p.m.  Everyone is invited. If you would like to attend please call the Seniors Centre at 613-225-8016 ext. 232 and leave your name by 5:30 p.m. the Wednesday before.   Twenty people minimum…

September 21st – Trip to Panagia the Comforter Monaster

The Ladies Group “Elpida” of the Senior Citizens Association are planning a day trip to the Panagia the Comforter Monastery on Saturday, September 21st. The bus will be leaving our Hellenic Meeting & Reception Centre at 8:00 a.m. and returning by 8:00 p.m. The cost of the trip will be $40 per person which covers the trip expenses for the…

September 7th – Registration for Modern Greek Language Courses for High School

Registration for Modern Greek Language credit courses for high school students starts Saturday, September 7th, at Glebe Collegiate, (212 Glebe Ave.) Classes will start September 14th for students in Grades 9-12.

 

Click for info on registration: 2019-2020 Schools Youth Group Information

Click for Modern Greek Credit Course: 2019-2020 Intl. Lang. HS Credit Prog. Registration form & 2019-2020 Intl. Lang. HS Credit Prog. Calendar…