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Upcoming events

    • 29 Mar 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Pre-Sanctified Divine Liturgy 
    Προηγιασμένη Θεία Λειτουργία

    • 31 Mar 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    The Akathist Hymn
    Ο Ακάθιστος Ύμνος

    • 01 Apr 2017
    • 09 Apr 2017
    • 4 sessions
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Tsourekia Sale

    Philoptohos will be selling Tsourekia as a fundraiser. They usually sell them between 9am – 12 noon.  

    Please come early as they sell out fast!


    • 02 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    5th Sunday of Great Lent

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    Sunday School
    Begins at approximately 11:15AM (after Holy Communion) in the Community basement.

    Topic - Easter, Lazarus, Palm Sunday - They laid Palms down to welcome Him -  how do we welcome Jesus into our home what do we do to show we love Him?  Good Friday, Easter Sunday - Resurrection of Jesus Christ

    Group 1: Ages 3-6
    Group 2: Ages 7-11
    Group 3: Ages 12-18

    • 02 Apr 2017
    • 6:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SQW

    General Meeting/ Γενική Συνέλευση

    The first General Meeting of the Hellenic Society of Calgary and the Hellenic Greek Orthodox Community of Calgary & District for the year 2017 will take place on Sunday, March 26th, 2017 at 6pm in the hall of the Hellenic Community. The following items have been included in the agendas and will be discussed during the meeting:

    Hellenic Greek Orthodox Community of Calgary & District Agenda: 

    1. Minutes of the General Meeting of November 13th, 2016   
    2. Year End Financial Statements to December 31st, 2016
    3. Board of Auditors Report 
    4. Committee Reports
    5. Proposed Membership Rate Increases        
    6. Other/New Business          

    Hellenic Society of Calgary Agenda:

    1. Minutes of the General Meeting of November 13th, 2016
    2. Year End Financial Statements to December 31st, 2016
    3. Board of Auditors Report
    4. Committee Reports
    5. Other/New Business            

    In the event quorum is not achieved on March 26th 2017, the General Meeting will take place at the Hellenic Community Hall on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017 at 6pm.

    All Society members are encouraged to participate in the meeting but are also reminded that, if a vote is to take place, only those members who have fulfilled their financial obligations for 2017 are permitted to cast their vote.

    Nick Vasilakos

    President, the Hellenic Society of Calgary & the Hellenic Greek Orthodox Community of Calgary & District 

    *To request a copy of the financial statements for the Community and Society, please email Pat at admin@calgaryhellenic.com

    • 08 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Saturday Raising of Lazarus 

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 9:30AM

    • 09 Apr 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    n/a

    • 09 Apr 2017
    • 16 Apr 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    APRIL 9 
    Palm Sunday

    APRIL 10
    Holy Monday

    APRIL 11
    Holy Tuesday

    APRIL 12
    Holy Wednesday - Holy Sacrament of 

    APRIL 13
    Holy Thursday - Reading of the 12 Epistles 

    APRIL 14
    Holy Friday

    APRIL 15
    Holy Saturday 

    APRIL 16
    Great and Holy Pasxa

    • 09 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Palm Sunday Morning

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    • 09 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Palm Sunday Evening 

    The Service of the Bridegroom 

    • 10 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Monday Evening 

    The Service of the Bridegroom 

    • 11 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Tuesday Evening

    The Service of the Bridegroom

    • 12 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Easter Egg Coloring

    Philoptohos will be coloring Easter eggs at 9:00 am.  These eggs will be handed out to the congregation on Easter Sunday.  Philoptohos will need volunteers to help them prepare the eggs.  Please come at around 9:00 or 9:30 am to help the ladies so that it speeds up the process.


    • 12 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Wednesday Evening

    The Holy Unction 

    • 13 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Thursday Morning

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 9AM

    • 13 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Thursday Evening

    The Passion of Our Lord

    *Epitaphio preparation following Holy Thursday service

    • 13 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Epitaphios Preparation 

    The Philoptohos ladies along with any willing volunteers stay after church on Holy Thursday and prepare the flowers that will go onto the Epitaphios.  If you would like to help, please contact the president of Philoptohos about what time to come in the afternoon to prepare the flowers or please come in the evening following the church service to help place the flowers and flower arrangements onto the Epitaphios.


    • 14 Apr 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy (Good) Friday Morning

    The Holy Apokathelossis

    • 14 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy (Good) Friday Evening

    The Epitafios Service 

    • 15 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Saturday Morning

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 9AM

    • 15 Apr 2017
    • 11:00 PM
    • 16 Apr 2017
    • 1:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Saturday Night

    The Resurrection of Our Lord and the Divine Liturgy of Holy Pascha

    • 16 Apr 2017
    • 11:00 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Easter Sunday

    Vespers of AGAPI

    • 18 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Saints Raphael, Nicholas and Irene

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 9:30AM

    • 18 Apr 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    • 21 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    The Life Giving Font of the Theotokos

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 9:30AM

    • 23 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Sunday of Thomas
    Saint George

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    • 29 Apr 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres

    N/A

    • 30 Apr 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    The Mythbearers 

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    • 06 May 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    n/a

    • 07 May 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Sunday of the Paralytic

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    Sunday School
    Begins at approximately 11:15AM (after Holy Communion) in the Community basement.

    Topic - St. George, Saints Constantine and Helen.   Mother's Day - The Virgin Mary, our Holy Mother. 

    Group 1: Ages 3-6
    Group 2: Ages 7-11
    Group 3: Ages 12-18

    • 14 May 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Mother’s Day Luncheon

    Philoptohos will be hosting a luncheon for Mother’s Day as a fundraiser.  If anyone would like to help with this event, please come to help on that day.


    • 16 May 2017
    • 7:00 AM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    • 21 May 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Sunday of the Blind Man

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    Sunday School
    Begins at approximately 11:15AM (after Holy Communion) in the Community basement.

    Topic - St. George, Saints Constantine and Helen.   Mother's Day - The Virgin Mary, our Holy Mother. 

    Group 1: Ages 3-6
    Group 2: Ages 7-11
    Group 3: Ages 12-18

    • 04 Jun 2017
    • 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Holy Pentecost

    Όρθρος - Matins @ 9AM

    Θεία Λειτουργία - Divine Liturgy @ 10AM

    Sunday School
    Begins at approximately 11:15AM (after Holy Communion) in the Community basement.

    Topic - Ascension of Jesus Christ, St. Bartholomew, Sunday of Pentecost, All Saints Day, Saints Peter and Paul. Father's Day - Our Father in Heaven, learning the Lord's Prayer.  

    This will be the last Sunday school class for the year. Sunday school students will receive their Sunday School certificate for the year on this day.

    Group 1: Ages 3-6
    Group 2: Ages 7-11
    Group 3: Ages 12-18


    • 14 Jun 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    n/a

    • 18 Jun 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    N/A

    • 18 Jun 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Cres SW

    n/a

    • 20 Jun 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • TBD

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    This meeting will be a dinner meeting.  Restaurant still to be determined.

    • 15 Aug 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    The Dormition of the Theotokos and Ever-Virgin Mary

    The Philoptohos will be hosting a luncheon for Panagias.  This is also Father Peter’s name day.


    • 19 Sep 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    • 08 Oct 2017
    • 12:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Thanksgiving Luncheon

    The Philoptohos will be putting on a Thanksgiving Luncheon as a fundraiser.  If anyone would like to help on this day, you are welcome to come and assist the ladies.


    • 17 Oct 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    • 03 Nov 2017
    • 05 Nov 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Annual Philoptohos Bazaar

    The Philoptohos ladies have hosted this bazaar for many years now and they sell traditional Greek food and desserts at the bazaar.  In addition, there are vendors that are at the bazaar as well.  It is their major fundraiser for the year.  Please come out and support this 3 day event.


    • 21 Nov 2017
    • 7:00 PM
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Monthly Meeting

    • 19 Dec 2017
    • 1 Tamarac Crescent SW

    Philoptohos Christmas Party

    Potluck Dinner

Past events

26 Mar 2017 Church Service
26 Mar 2017 Greek School Independence Day Church Procession
25 Mar 2017 GOYA Calgary Lenten Retreat
25 Mar 2017 Church Service
24 Mar 2017 Church Service
22 Mar 2017 Church Service
21 Mar 2017 Philoptohos Monthly Meeting
19 Mar 2017 Loukoumathes Sale!
19 Mar 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
17 Mar 2017 Church Service
15 Mar 2017 Church Service
12 Mar 2017 Skating at the Saddledome!
12 Mar 2017 Makaronada Luncheon
12 Mar 2017 Church Service
10 Mar 2017 Church Service
08 Mar 2017 Church Service
08 Mar 2017 International Women's Day
05 Mar 2017 Book Sale
05 Mar 2017 Greek Tax Law Info Session
05 Mar 2017 Loukoumades Sale
05 Mar 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
04 Mar 2017 Church Service
03 Mar 2017 Church Service
01 Mar 2017 Church Service
26 Feb 2017 Tiropites & Spanakopites Sale!
26 Feb 2017 Church Service
25 Feb 2017 Church Service
25 Feb 2017 Fun Casino
21 Feb 2017 Philoptohos Monthly Meeting
19 Feb 2017 St. Philothei Artoklasia & Seniors Luncheon
19 Feb 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
18 Feb 2017 Church Service
12 Feb 2017 Church Service
11 Feb 2017 Multicultural Night
10 Feb 2017 Church Service
08 Feb 2017 Paint Night
05 Feb 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
02 Feb 2017 Church Service
30 Jan 2017 Church Service
29 Jan 2017 Future Development Committee Open House
29 Jan 2017 Church Service
28 Jan 2017 9th Annual Greek Poker Tournament
22 Jan 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
22 Jan 2017 Tavli Tournament - CANCELLED
21 Jan 2017 Sons of Pericles & Maids of Athena Basketball Tournament
18 Jan 2017 Church Service
17 Jan 2017 Church Service
15 Jan 2017 Church Service
08 Jan 2017 Church Service & Sunday School
07 Jan 2017 Church Service
06 Jan 2017 Church Service
05 Jan 2017 Church Service
01 Jan 2017 Church Service & Vasilopita
31 Dec 2016 Community New Year's Eve Party
24 Dec 2016 Church Service
24 Dec 2016 Church Service
18 Dec 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
17 Dec 2016 Church Service
15 Dec 2016 Church Service
12 Dec 2016 Church Service
11 Dec 2016 Church Service
09 Dec 2016 Family Christmas Movie Night
09 Dec 2016 Church Service
06 Dec 2016 Church Service
04 Dec 2016 Greek School Pancake Breakfast
04 Dec 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
03 Dec 2016 Spiritual Retreat
30 Nov 2016 Bible Study
30 Nov 2016 Church Service
27 Nov 2016 Church Service
25 Nov 2016 Church Service
21 Nov 2016 Church Service
20 Nov 2016 Family Skate
20 Nov 2016 Daughters of Penelope - Art Show
20 Nov 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
13 Nov 2016 Church Service
11 Nov 2016 Dionysos Dance Conference
09 Nov 2016 Church Service
08 Nov 2016 Church Service
06 Nov 2016 Interim General Meeting
06 Nov 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
04 Nov 2016 Philoptochos Annual Bazaar
01 Nov 2016 Church Service
30 Oct 2016 Church Service
28 Oct 2016 Halloween Costume Party
26 Oct 2016 Apricot Support Help Desk
26 Oct 2016 Church Service
25 Oct 2016 Church Service
24 Oct 2016 First Day of Adult Dance Class
24 Oct 2016 Wild Apricot LAUNCH
23 Oct 2016 Church Service
22 Oct 2016 St. Demetrios Celebration
19 Oct 2016 Bible Study
17 Oct 2016 First day of NIATA!
16 Oct 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
09 Oct 2016 Philoptoxos Thanksgiving Lunch
09 Oct 2016 Church Service
04 Oct 2016 First Day of Adult Greek Class
03 Oct 2016 First Day of Preschool
02 Oct 2016 Church Service & Sunday School
01 Oct 2016 First Day of Preschool
25 Sep 2016 Church Service
21 Sep 2016 First Day of Greek School
18 Sep 2016 Greek Festival
18 Sep 2016 Church Service
17 Sep 2016 Greek Festival
17 Sep 2016 First Day of Greek School
16 Sep 2016 Greek Festival
14 Sep 2016 Church Service

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