Toys for Tots Drive
Again this year The Ladies Philoptochos is collecting Toys for Tots. Please bring any new and unwrapped toy and drop it in a box located in the hallway of the church.
“Agia Anna” Christmas Donation Drives
The Ladies Philoptochos “Agia Anna” are gearing up for the Christmas season with donation drives to support the community and our Church. Please take a moment to see how you can assist with the Annual
Community Christmas Card
Christmas Flowers and
Breakfast with Santa
It's even easier to help with our online donation center.
To learn more, click here.
The “Kali Parea” (Good Company) is sponsored every month by The Philoptochos Society. It is a monthly gathering of fellowship and friendship for all active Senior Orthodox Christians of our community (55 +) and for those with their caregivers. They have many activities such as Card Games, Bingo, Music, Door Prizes and Lunch. Many of the activities are free. The next “Kali Parea” will meet on Tuesday, November 27th, from 11 am – 2 pm at the Church Hall. Also, please mark your calendar that “Kali Parea” will not meet for the month of December. For more information please, contact the Chairwoman, Vickie Lardis, at 410-266-7417, email email@example.com or the Church Office at 410-573-2072.
Annual Christmas Ball
Join us for the Annual Christmas Ball on Saturday, Dec 1, 7-11 pm. Enjoy an evening of music, holiday fare, desserts, a cash bar and a gingerbread contest. The evening will feature the music of Apollonia. Advanced purchase: $45, $25 per GOYAN, $12 per child under 12. Tables of 10 available. Tickets at the door: $50. Click here to purchase tickets.
Parish Council Elections
On Sunday, October 21, 2018, a Parish General Assembly Meeting was held in the Church Hall. Nominations were accepted for the candidates to fill the six vacancies on the Parish Council for the term 2018 - 2021. Those candidates were as follows: Soterios Argeroplos, Chrysostom Diamontidis, Sotiri Karides, Katherine O’Connell, Steven Schmalz and James Theologus. The Election will be held immediately following the Divine Liturgy on Sunday, December 2, 2018, until 2 pm, and the Election will be conducted as instructed by the rules of the Metropolis of New Jersey. All absentee ballots must be in before Friday, November 30, 2018. You must be a “member in good standing” in order to participate in the voting process. If you have any questions regarding your membership status, please contact the Church Office at 410-573-2072, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Breakfast with Santa
Breakfast With Santa will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018, from 10 am to 11:30 am. Your donation of $30, or more, will help sponsor a needy child from Annapolis area schools. You can make your online donation by clicking here. You can also make your check payable to AGIA ANNA PHILOPTOCHOS and you can mail it to SS. Constantine and Helen Church, Attention: Agia Anna Philoptochos, 2747 Riva Road, Annapolis, MD 21401.
Christmas Lenten Lunch
In leu of Coffee Hour, please bring a Lenten dish to share and an unwrapped gift for TOYS for TOTS (value $10 or more). Toys will be collected by our United States Service Men and Women Coffee and drinks will be provided by Philoptochos.
Applications Accepted for Philoptochos Scholarships
Attention High School Seniors - The Agia Anna Ladies Philoptochos Society will be sponsoring scholarships for our Ss. Constantine and Helen High School Seniors. Please request an application after January 1, 2019. Deadline for completed applications will be March 11, 2019. (No exceptions) Awards Ceremony Sunday, May 5, 2019. (Mandatory Attendance) More information will be available on our church website.
Lighthouse Shelter Lunch Bag Making
The next sandwich making is scheduled for Wednesday, Jan 2, 2018 at Ss.Constantine & Helen beginning at 6:30 pm. Anyone interesed in helping to make the sandwiches/lunch bags is welcome.
St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival
The St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival dates for the students of our parish are as follows: Saturday, March 23, at 10 am Junior and Senior Division, Grades 7-12. Sunday, March 24, Elementary Division, Grades 4-6, after the Divine Liturgy. More information will follow. Please mark your calendar now, and encourage your children to participate. For more information, please contact Marina McNamara at email@example.com or 410-703-2942.