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CHURCH HOURS 

FALL HOURS BEGIN – SUNDAY, JUNE 19th – SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2016
ORTHROS 9:00 A.M.
DIVINE LITURGY 10:00 A.M.

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MEMORIALS - APRIL 23rd
ILIAS BAKAS       40 DAYS
TERRY G. KOUTSOS       40 DAYS
FANY LEWIS       1 YEAR
SOPHOCLES J. KRITIKOS       3 YEARS
MARGARET MARAVELIAS       3 YEARS

OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY is extended to the families of Al Christ of Georgetown and Kostas N. Spyropoulos of Lynn. May their memory be eternal.
Daily Readings Mobile Apps – Available for iPhone, Android and Nokia mobile devices.
http://www.goarch.org/archdiocese/departments/i nternet/mobileapps/mobileapps
P.T.A. PRIZE - O - RAMA – FIESTA NIGHT!!!!
*** DATE CHANGE!!!! DATE CHANGE!!!! - Wednesday, April 26, 2017!!!! ***
OVER 100 PRIZES - DOOR PRIZES - 50/50 RAFFLE - REFRESHMENTS
Please contact a member of the St. George P.T.A. to donate a gift!!!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED - WE DO NEED YOUR HELP! Your assistance will be greatly appreciated on Holy & Great Friday morning, April 14th at 10:30am to help prepare the candles and assist in decorating the chruch and to dress the Easter eggs with thule and ribbon. We encourage participation of young and old alike. We are also requesting that each family bring two dozen of dyed red eggs to the Church either on Holy Thursday evening or on Holy Friday morning.
SCHOOL CALENDAR
CHURCH SCHOOL - NO CLASSES - Palm Sunday & Pascha Sunday - Classes Resume Sunday, April 23rd
GREEK SCHOOL - NO CLASSES - Holy Thursday & Holy Saturday, April 13th & 15th - School Vacation April 17th - 22nd. Classes resume Tuesday, April 25th & Saturday, April 29th.
METROPOLIS CAMP OF BOSTON
SESSION 1: July 3 - July 9
SESSION 2: July 10 - July 16
SESSION 3: July 17 - July 23
SESSION 4: July 24 - July 30
SESSION 5: July 31 - August 6
HOPE - a new group for children ages 2 - 6. Join us on Thursday afternoon April 6th at 4pm in the PRE-K classroom. The children will make a craft, have a snack and make new friends. A great way for moms to spend the afternoon!
JOY - for children ages 7 - 12. OPEN GYM!!! Thursday, April 20th at 4:00PM. Bring the kids for an afternoon of fun! A great way for moms to spend the afternoon! As a special treat, we will have hamburgers for all the children.

UPCOMING JOY EVENT - Bean Stalk Adventure Rope Course (Located at Jordan's Furniture in Reading)
Friday, April 28th 6-8PM - Please contact Theodora @ theodora420@yahoo.com or Alicia @ A.triantos@gmail.com

GREEK INDEPENDENCE DAY PARADE in Boston


Sunday, April 30, 2017 - 1:00 p.m.
Please join us as we march to show our ethnic pride

If you do not have an ethnic costume for your child and wish to purchase one please visit: www.greekgiftshop.com.

THE HELLENIC WOMEN'S CLUB, INC., EOK
The Hellenic Women's Club, Inc., EOK, is offering scholarships 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 15, 2017.

More information and all application materials can be found on our website: www.hellenicwomensclub.org. Please do not hesitate to contact me with any questions or for further information.

In Christ,
Bobi Koukounaris-Lelon
Hellenic Women's Club Scholarship Committee
Email:scholarship@hellenicwomensclub.org

ST. GEORGE COMMUNITY CENTER KITCHEN RENOVATION
Thankfully with recent donations the renovation has begun. We are overwhelmed with the outpouring of support we have received thus far for this project. We are close to meeting our goal. If you have not already done so, please send in your donation today. Please contact our committee co-chairs with any questions.
Peter Katsos – pkatsos@thinntrim.com or Anita Rassias – alanita19@comcast.net
NEW BATHROOM PROJECT BEGINS!!!
The long awaited BATHROOM PROJECT HAS BEGUN! Hopefully it will be completed by the end of March. Your support and patience during this project will be greatly appreciated.

A fundraising campaign will be forthcoming. If you have any questions please contact Costas Speliakos or call the Church office.

Paschal Reflection of Metropolitan Methodios
http://boston.goarch.org/news/metropolis_news/1304/1489.html
Please visit the website www.holycouncil.org for information on this historic event.
Greek Orthodox Archdiocese News - Click here!
HOSPITAL VISITATIONS - Please be advised that patient listings are NO LONGER AVAILABLE FOR THE CLERGY at our hospitals as was the practice in the past. New regulations regarding confidentiality of patient information have been implemented at both Union and Salem hospitals. A family member must call the Church office and request a pastoral visitation.
DATES TO REMEMBER
P.T.A. Prize-O-Rama - 4/29
Greek Independence Day Parade in Boston - 4/30
“Keep the Light of St. George Strong & Bright”
Stewardship 2017 – Pledges as of 4/5/17 – 268 TOTALING - $124,165.00 April 2, 2017: Candles - $791. Tray - $387. Building - $350.

Upcoming Services

CHURCH SERVICES:

SUN APR 2
FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT
Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 10:00 a.m.
SAT APR 8
SATURDAY OF LAZARUS Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 9:30 a.m.
SUN APR 9
PALM SUNDAY Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 10:00 a.m.
MON APR 10
HOLY MONDAY Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 10:00 a.m. - (Holy Communion)
Nymphios Service - 6:00 p.m.
TUE APR 11
HOLY TUESDAY Nymphios Service - 6:00 p.m.
The Hymn of Kassiani
WED APR 12
HOLY WEDNESDAY Sacrament of Holy Unction - 4:30 p.m.
For young & old
THU APR 13
HOLY THURSDAY Holy Communion - 6:30-7:30 a.m.
Liturgy of Saint Basil - 8:00 - 10:00 a.m.
The Holy Passion Service - 6:00 p.m.
FRI APR 14
HOLY & GREAT FRIDAY Apocathelosis (Removal from the Cross) - 3:30 p.m.
Orthros - 7:00 p.m.
Lamentations (Epitaphion) - 7:30 p.m.
SAT APR 15
HOLY SATURDAY Vesper Service & Divine Liturgy of Saint Basil (Holy Communion) 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
VIGIL OF THE RESURRECTION - 11:00 p.m.
THE RESURRECTION followed by the Divine Liturgy of St. John Chysostom (Holy Communion) - 12:00 (midnight)
SUN APR 16
PASCHA SUNDAY Vesper Service of Agape. This Service is dedicated to the Children. Red eggs & chocolate will be distributed to them. The Gospel will be read in various languages. - 11:00 a.m.
FRI APR 21
PASCHA FRIDAY - ZOODOHOS PEGHE Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 9:30 a.m.
SUN APR 23
SUNDAY OF ST. THOMAS - FEAST DAY OF ST. GEORGE Orthros - 9:00 a.m.
Divine Liturgy - 10:00 a.m.