Evening in Athens Greek Dinners: Saturday, August 3rd, join Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church for their series of Dinners featuring tasty home baked Greek entrees, and pastries served in the casual and friendly atmosphere of their church hall. Fasting fare entree available. These dinners are open to the public. 405 Huntwood Rd., Swansea, IL 62226. 4 - 8 pm. For more information, please call 618-277-0330.
Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church Serbfest 2019: Saturday, August 3rd 11:00 am to 8:00 pm and Sunday, August 4th 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, 1910 Serbian Drive, St. Louis, Missouri 63104. Free admission. Festivities will be held both indoors with air conditioning as well as outdoors. Enjoy authentic Serbian food and desserts, Serbian entertainment and cultural booths, and church tours. For more information call the church office 314-766-3263 or visit www.serbianchurchstlouis.org or http:www.facebook.com/SerbfestHolyTrinitySerbianEasternOrthodoxChurch
Christ the Good Shepherd Orthodox Church Feast Day: Please join the parishioners of Christ the Good Shepherd, 3615 McCausland Ave, St. Louis MO 63109, for their feast day celebration on the Transfiguration of our Lord: Monday, August 5th: Great Vespers at 6:00 pm followed by a reception. Tuesday, August 6th: Orthros at 8:50 am, and Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am.
Assumption Church Feast Day: Wednesday, August 14th, at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, 1755 Des Peres Road, Town & Country, MO. Great Vespers at 6:30 pm followed by a reception; on Wednesday, August 15th Orthros will be at 9:00 am, Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am, followed by a luncheon.
Mission Team St. Louis: Thursday, August 15th Meeting at 6:30 pm at St. Louis Bread Company, 4561 Forest Park Avenue, St. Louis, MO.
Panagia’s Panegyri: Assumption Greek Orthodox Church Feast Day Luncheon, Sunday, August 18th at 12:00 pm at 1755 Des Peres Road, Town & Country, MO.
Nativity of the Virgin Mary Annual Parish Picnic: Saturday, September 7th beginning at 10:00 am with Great Vespers to follow. Sunday, September 8th, Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am. All activities at 416 Ewing (5th and Ewing), Madison, IL 62060-1456.
Artemis Azariadis Memorial Lecture: Thursday, September 19th. “Greece, Democracy, and the Politics of Civility” by Prof. Michael Herzfeld, Harvard. Reception at 7:00 pm, followed by the lecture at 7:30 pm in Century Room A, Millennium Student Center, UMSL.
St. Thomas the Apostle Romanian Orthodox Church Festival: Saturday, October 5th from 11:00 am to 8:00 pm; Sunday, October 6th from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm at 6501 Nottingham Ave, St Louis, MO 63109 (314) 353-0841
Mylonas Lecture in Classical Art & Archaeology: Sunday, October 6th at 2:00 pm. “The Mycenaean World” by Prof. Dimitri Nakassis, Univ. of Colorado will be given at the St. Louis Art Museum.
Pavlo Concert: Saturday, October 19th 7:00 pm at The Sheldon Concert Hall and Art Galleries, 3648 Washington Blvd., St. Louis 63108. Pavlo has numerous recordings of instrumental Mediterranean music and two PBS specials, including “Live in Kastoria” Greece. For tickets and more information please visit https://www.pavlo.com/upcoming-shows/
FOCUS Choir Concert: Sunday, October 20th at Holy Trinity Serbian Church. More information coming soon.
Dr. Nicholas Matsakis Memorial Lecture: Thursday, November 14th: “Greece and Ethiopia in Antiquity” by Prof. Elizabeth Fisher, Randolph-Macon College. Reception at 7:00 pm, followed by the lecture at 7:30 pm in Century Room A, Millennium Student Center, UMSL.
Apodosis of the Dormition of our Most Holy Lady the Theotokos and Ever Virgin Mary; Our Holy Father Ireneaus, Bishop of Lyons; Our Holy Father Kallinikos, Patriarch of Constantinople; Lupus the Martyr; Our Righteous Father Nicholas of Sikelion; 38 Martyrs of Thrace; Our Holy Father Ireneaus, Bishop of Sirmium; Haralambos of Kalyviani
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