Upcoming Events: April - July

Jr. GOYA and GOYA FREE Cardinals tickets!: Jr. GOYA and GOYA are invited to attend the Cardinal’s game on Monday, May 1st at 7:30 pm for free. Tickets are available on a first come, first serve basis. Parents are waitlisted until we know how many kids are coming, and then we will open tickets up to family members. Call or email Fr. Anastasios to reserve your tickets: 314-966-2255 or anastasios@assumptiongoc.org.

JOY Youth Night (4 years- 4th grade): Tuesday, May 2 from 7:15 - 8:00 pm. Meet in the Church Hall to have some mid-week fun with your friends.

Mother’s Day Reception:  Plan on attending Divine Liturgy and partaking of Holy Communion with your mother and grandmother on Mother’s Day, Sunday, May 14th. Honor them by spending time with them afterward at a lovely reception in the Church Hall. 

 

Feast of Sts. Constantine and Helen: Please join the parishioners of Sts. Constantine & Helen Greek Orthodox Church in Swansea, IL for their feast day celebration. Saturday, May 20: 6:30 pm Great Vespers; Sunday, May 21: 9:00 am Orthros and Divine Liturgy.  405 Huntwood Rd, Swansea, Il 62226.

 

Annual Barbecue Pot Luck: The Brotherhood of Alexander the Great invites all members and friends to their annual Barbecue Family Day on Sunday, May 21 from 1:00 – 6:00 pm at           Wapelhorst Park, Shelter #2. Swimming pools, ball fields, sand volleyball, fishing pond and playground all available. 1875 Muegge Rd., St. Charles, MO 63303. The Brotherhood will provide the meat and ask everyone to bring a covered dish of salads, breads, potatoes, pitas, rice, desserts or beverages. For more information, please call Pantelis Tsahirides at 636-288-1433.

 

Vigil for the Leave-taking of Holy Pascha will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 at the Assumption Greek Orthodox Church in Town & Country, MO. 5:15 pm Great Vespers; 6:00 pm Orthros; 7:00 pm Divine Liturgy with a reception following in Philoptochos room.

 

St. Louis County Greek Festival: At Assumption Greek Orthodox Church on Memorial Day weekend, May 26 – 29. Friday – Sunday, 11:00 am – 9:00 pm, Monday, 11:00 am – 8:00 pm.  Come and enjoy Greek Food & Pastries, Greek Music & Dancers, Gift Shop, Church Tours, and a Kids Corner. Please plan on working at least one day during the festival.

June

Feast Day at Holy Trinity Serbian Orthodox Church: Please join the parishioners of Holy Trinity in celebrating their feast day on the Monday of the Holy Spirit, June 5th with Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am followed by a festal Lunch.  1910 Serbian Drive, St. Louis MO 63104. 

 

July

Assumption’s Vacation Church School:  July 10 – 14 from 8:50 am to 12:40 pm with extended day option available. Please join us for a fun-filled week! Pre-K through 4th grade will explore the ‘Voyage into the Heavens’ through lessons, crafts, activities, studying saints’ lives, and music. Middles school age kids have their own program entitled ‘Doctor Who.’  $15 per student until June 30th, $20 after, extended care is an additional $20. Registration forms available in the Narthex or on Assumption’s website: www.assumptiongoc.org. For more information, please contact Anna Sadaka at (314) 456-3392 or aktenkku@netzero.com, or the church office at (314) 966-2255.

 

St. Nicholas Vacation Church School: July 11 – 15. For more information, please contact Fr. Michael Arbanas at (314) 361-6924.

 

Hellenic Culture Camp 2016: The 22nd Annual Hellenic Culture Camp will be held from July 17 to July 21. From Monday, July 17 through Thursday, July 20 the camp will be held at the St. Nicholas Family Life Center from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. On Friday, camp will be held at the Vetta Sports Center from 9:00 a.m. until noon. The camp is open to children entering grades 2 through 8. The cost is $100 for the first child, $90 for the second child, and $80 for the third child. Scholarships will be available. Anyone wishing to make a donation to help with the cost of our Thursday Greek Luncheon or general expenses would be appreciated. Registration forms were mailed to children enrolled in Sunday School classes. They will also be available in the Church Office as well as the June newsletter. For any questions, please contact Barbara Corrigan at btcstl@yahoo.com or call 314.960.6258.

 

 

 

 

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