MARCH 24 & 25: Commemorating Hellenic Independence Day of “March 25th, 1821”

MARCH 24 & 25: Commemorating Hellenic Independence Day of “March 25th, 1821”

We look forward to commemorating Hellenic Independence Day and the Annunciation of the Virgin Mary with all HCO members:

Friday, March 24th  Eve of the Annunciation

  • 6:30 p.m. Great Vespers for the Eve of the Annunciation at our Church

Saturday, March 25th   The Annunciation of the Virgin Mary and Hellenic Independence Day

  • 9:00 a.m. Matins at our Church
  • 9:45 a.m. Divine Liturgy followed by Doxology in commemoration of Hellenic Independence Day, and Wreath Laying Ceremony at our church. Light reception in the Church Hall immediately afterwards.
  • 1:00-1:30 p.m. Flag Raising Ceremony at Ottawa City Hall. Please arrive by 12:45 p.m. for this year’s flag raising ceremony at Ottawa City Hall (110 Laurier Ave. West).