Events this Week
Catechisms Church School begins at 10 am
GOYA Basketball Basketball Tournament at Annunciation Cathedral, Baltimore, MD
Greek School at 3:30 pm
GOYA Girls’ Basketball Practice at 6 pm
No Greek School at 4 pm and no other activities, religious holiday and Thanksgiving Vacation.
No Greek School at 4 pm. Thanksgiving Vacation.
Going on now
Christmas Flower Donations
Christmas will soon be here and we are reminded of the many needs of our church. We are once again appealing to you for support in helping to defray the expense of the flowers and other needed items to decorate the church during this festive season. A Committee Member will be available after church, in the fellowship hall, to accept your donation. Cash and credit cards will be accepted at that time. You may also make your donation online at their donation site.
Annual Greek Pastries Holiday Bake Sale Pickup
Items ordered during the 2017 Holiday Bake Sale will be available for pickup at the Church between 9 am-Noon on November 18. Even though on line sales have ended, you can still purchase your pastries or your sweet bread, after the Divine Liturgy, as well as during the Craft Show. Don’t forget to place your order now by contacting Kallia Sakellariou 410-672-0668, email email@example.com. The Ladies Philoptochos are also selling Greek Cookbooks at $20 each. These Greek Cookbooks make great gifts.
Friday & Saturday
Annual Holiday Arts & Crafts Show
Enjoy shopping, Greek food and pastries and visits with Santa here at the church. Admission is $2.
Deadline for Inclusion in the Community Christmas Card
The Community Christmas Card is a wonderful way of expressing our Orthodox Christmas wishes and our fellowship to our fellow parishioners. This Community Christmas Card is sent to everyone on the Parish mailing list. You can make a donation of $20 payable to The Ladies Philoptochos and your name and your children’s names under the age of 21 years old will appear on the card. Any self-supporting adult will be included for the specified minimum donation. Tina Grivas and the Christmas Card Committee will be available after Church in the Church Hall to accept your name with your donation. You may also make your donation online at their donation site.
December 7, 21
Family Play Group
The Family Play Group is a group made up of parents with children (Birth - 3 years old), grandparents and babysitters. They meet twice a month for fellowship and playtime for their children in the Church Hall. The second November meeting will be held on Thursday, November 30th, from 10 am – 11:30 am. For any questions or if you would like to add your name to this group please contact: Demi Padussis email firstname.lastname@example.org, 410-271-0401.
Meal Preparation for the Fisher House
The Agia Anna Philoptochos Society is committed in providing meals to the families who are staying at the Washington, DC Fisher House while their loved one is receiving care at the VA hospital. For the last several years we have prepared meals for the Fisher House through the generosity of many of our ladies/families from our Community. Our next meals are scheduled for November 30th and January 17. If you're interested in helping out with the meals please contact: Evangeline Kokkinos (443-994-9856), email@example.com) or Helen Sfondouris (410-573-5072). Details will be provided.
The Annual Christmas Ball
From 7-11 pm in our Church Hall, come and enjoy an evening of good food and music by APOLLONIA. There will be an assortment of international mezethes, desserts and a cash bar. Advance tickets will be $45 per person, Goyans $25, children under 12 years old $15 per child, and at the door $50 per person. Reservations can be accepted for individual tickets, as well as for tables of ten. For reservations, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to the online ticketing site.
The Ladies Philoptochos Society's Breakfast with Santa
Underprivileged children from the Annapolis Elementary Schools will be invited to our Church Hall from 10-11:30 am. Your donation of $30 or more will help sponsor a needy child. Each child will attend a breakfast party with Santa which includes games, a gift certificate of $30 and a Christmas stocking filled with toys. If you wish to make a donation, please make your check payable to The Ladies Philoptochos. You may also make your donation online at their donation site.