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Sunday, May 15 - Informational Assembly

The Parish Council invites you to attend an informational General Assembly on Sunday, May 15 immediately following Liturgy, during coffee hour.  Your participation is needed for this one hour meeting that will cover the topics of our mortgage reduction initiative, church roof repairs, planning for AGOC's 100th Anniversary year, 2016 Greek Food Festival plans, and election committee.

Following @ 1:00 pm there will have a special presentation by the choir and Jonathan Woodman (AGOC’s architect). Please join us!

Attention Graduating Seniors - May 15th Deadline for all Annunciation Scholarships 

We encourage ALL matriculating seniors planning to continue their studies to apply! Each student applying to the church for a scholarship will also be considered for the Jamile and Miriam Nabhan scholarship.

2016 Annunciation Scholarship Opportunities 

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church Parish Scholarship

Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church recognizes the importance of helping graduating high school students and current college students in our parish, and once again is pleased to offer a 2016 scholarship for a deserving high school graduate.  Find the Guidelines and Application forms here.

Michael P. Klidaras Memorial Scholarship

The Michael P. Klidaras scholarship has been established by the loving family of Michael P. Klidaras to honor his memory.  Michael was a long time member of Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church until his untimely death in a tragic automobile accident.  He is remembered for his commitment to both faith and family; this scholarship is to preserve his memory and to promote Orthodox values in life.  Find the Application form here.

The Hellenic Women's Club, Inc., EOK, Scholarships

Available to young women pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees.  Each scholarship in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded based on academic achievement, leadership and community service.  The application deadline is June 30, 2016.  More information and all application materials can be found on the website:

Memorial Day Cemetery Visits - May 30th

Father will visit the following cemeteries on Monday, May 30th: Highland Cemetery, Oakhill Cemetery, Belleville Cemetery.  Please notify Father of any other cemeteries in Newburyport, Salisbury or Amesbury that you would like him to visit.  A schedule will be published in the Sunday Bulletin a few weeks before Memorial Day.

Please Note

If you have recently moved or changed your email address, please contact Stacey Kevorkian at so that we can keep both our mailing list and the listserv for email current.  Thank you!

Greek Ladies Aid Society  

Membership cards for 2016 are now available.  Please see Diane Hansen to update your membership for 2016.  A donation of $15 goes a long way in helping us help others less fortunate than ourselves.

Save the Date 

July 29, 30, 31 - Greek Food Festival

There is no better way to kick-off the Newburyport Yankee Homecoming Week than with delicious Greek food and desserts prepared and served by members of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church!

October 1 - "Cabaret and All that Jazz" with Ariana Savalas

Join us on Saturday, October 1, 2016  with Ariana Savalas, the youngest daughter of legendary Telly Savalas. Ariana will fly in from LA to entertain us with her signature smooth as silk vocals, quick wit, and a delightful sense of humor.  A very special evening is planned with Hors d'oeuvres, Cash Bar, Silent Auction and other surprises!  Door opens at 6 pm, show begins at 8 pm. Tickets: Early Bird $85 by September 1st, General Admission $100, VIP Tickets $125. Sponsorship opportunities are available. For tickets or more information, please contact Tina Papadopoulos at 617-828-7543 or

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