Host a Sunday Coffee Hour
The Coffee Hour Committee of the “Agia Anna” Philoptochos asks all parishioners to consider hosting a Sunday Coffee Hour to support our fellowship effort. Please call the Church Office for assistance and for Memorial Coffee Hours and Koliva at 410-573-2072, email email@example.com.
Credit/debit card contributions available for your convenience
In order to serve you better with your contributions, we have installed Square, a debit/credit card processing system. The system is located on the top of the glass case to the left side as you enter the Narthex. Since many of you do not carry cash, Square is a tool to help you with the following transections: Paying your Stewardship, make a Donation to the church, in Memory, Votive and Candles. If you have questions, please do not hesitate to ask any Parish Council member.
Nursery closed for July & August
The Nursery will be closed for the months of July and August. However, the Agia Anna Room, which is off the Narthex, to the left as you enter the church, will be available for you to use.
Choir Starts Again September 9
The Choir will not be singing during the summer months. It will begin on Sunday, September 9, at 10 am Those interested in singing this September, please contact Mary Gaylord, Choir Director 410-975-0529.
Stay in touch and be in our address book
The Church Office sends out regular email updates containing pertinent information about church worship schedules and activities. If you would like to be included in our address book, please send your email address to firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Great August and September Sign Up
The Great August and September Sign Up for our different Youth Programs has begun. Please make sure your child is signed up for these 2018-2019 Youth Programs:
Catchism Church School
GOYA (7th grade to 12th grade)
JOY (8th grade)or older
St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Program
Family Plan Group
Greek Folk Dance
Ss. Constantine & Helen Pre-School
We are very proud to announce that we are currently taking applications for our school for the 2018-2019 school year. We offer a wonderful program with new competitive pricing. Sibling discounts, as well as Ss. Constantine & Helen parishioners, active military, law enforcement, and first responder discounts are available. Visit our website or call for further information. Please help us spread the word and follow us on Facebook.
Pre-School Summer Camp
Our Pre-School will be having a Summer School Camp again this year here in our facility. It will begin on Monday, July 9th, - August 17th, from 9 am – 3 pm, with different fun activities each week for the children. Also, morning and afternoon care will be offered. The registration fee will be $200 a week and the $100 is Non-Refundable. If you have questions, please contact the Director, Mrs. Marie Schablein at 410-573-2072 or email@example.com.
Lighthouse Shelter Lunch Bag Making
The next sandwich/lunch bag making is this Monday, August 6th at 6 pm in the church. Our goal is to be finished before the services start at 7 pm. Everyone is invited to come and help with making the bag lunches/sandwiches. at Ss. Constantine & Helen beginning at 6 pm. Anyone interested in helping make the sandwiches and bag lunches is welcome. Please consider sponsoring a month. This is a great project for an individual, family or an organization. For more information, click here.
Tis Panayias Picnic
The Parish Council of SS. Constantine and Helen invite you and your family to our Annual Tis Panayias Picnic on Sunday, August 19th, 2018, immediately after the Divine Liturgy, at the Church Hall, to celebrate Tis Panayias and to thank all the volunteers, attendees, and supporters for the success of our Annapolis Greek Festival. Please come for an afternoon of fun and fellowship, food and beverages. Admission will be free. For more information, click here.
Feast day of St. Phanourio
ATTENTION LADIES: On Sunday, August 26th, we will celebrate the Feast day of St. Phanourios. If you know how to make Phanouropita and you want to offer it to St. Phanourios, you can bring it to church on Sunday, August 26th. For those of you who have never made a Phanoyropita and would like to make one please, see these recipes: click here, and here. If you would like to make a Phanouropita please, contact the Church Office at 410-573-2072 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Catechism Church School
There will be no Catechism Church School during the summer months. Catechism Church School will begin on Sunday, September 9, 2018, at 10 am. Please mark your calendar! This is a great opportunity for them to learn their Orthodox Faith. You can now register your children with our online registration form.
You don't have to wait for September to register your children for Greek School. You can register them now by calling the Church Office at 410-573-2072 or email email@example.com. You can also download a registration form. Registration fee will be $250 per child. The Opening of the Greek School will be on Monday, September 17th, with the Agiasmos Service at 6 pm, followed by registration and Pizza Party for all the children. Regular classes will resume on Tuesday, September 18th, at 4 pm.
Greek Adult Conversation Class
The Greek Adult Conversation Class will be offered again this year. The class will begin on Wednesday, September 19th, at 6 pm. Those interested please call the Church Office at 410-573-2072 and speak with Mrs. Helen Sfondouris. You can also download a registration form.
2018 Annual Golf Tournament
The 2018 Annual Golf Tournament will take place on October 1st at the Glendale Golf Course on 11501 Old Prospect Hill Road Glendale, MD. Registration is at 12 noon. There will be a Shotgun Start (Scramble Format) at 1:30 pm. The cost of $150 per player includes 18 holes of golf with cart, lunch, dinner and more. Format is Four Person Captain's Choice. For more information, click here.