Events for the Orthodox Community
Feast of Sts. Cyril & Methody: Please join the parishioners of Sts. Cyril & Methody Orthodox Church in Granite City, IL for their feast day celebration. Thursday, May 10th, 6:00 pm Vespers and Divine Liturgy followed by a reception. The address is 4770 Maryville Rd, Granite City, IL 62040. A Mother’s Day - Names Day Banquet will be held the following Sunday, May 13th.
The Leavetaking of Holy Pascha will take place at the Assumption Church on Tuesday, May 15th, with the following schedule: 5:30 pm Great Vespers, 6:15 pm Orthros, and Divine Liturgy at about 7:00 pm followed by a reception in the Philoptochos Room. Please join us.
Convent of St. Elizabeth in Belarus: Representatives from the Convent of St. Elizabeth in Belarus will be giving a presentation and selling items from their workshops after the service of the Leavetaking of Pascha on Tuesday, May 15th. The nuns of the convent minister to the people with physical and mental disabilities, as well as help ex-prisoners and addicts in rehabilitation centers. Please support their efforts.
Sunday School Graduation: Sunday, May 20th at the end of Divine Liturgy.
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. Sunday, May 20th, 6:00 pm Great Vespers and Artoklasia followed by a light reception; Monday, May 21: 9:00 am Orthros and Divine Liturgy followed by a reception. The address is 405 Huntwood Rd, Swansea, Il 62226.
St. Louis County Greek Festival: At Assumption Greek Orthodox Church on Memorial Day weekend, May 25 – 28. 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.
Feast Day at HolyTrinitySerbian Orthodox Church: Please join the parishioners of Holy Trinity in celebrating their feast day on the Monday of the Holy Spirit, May 28th with Divine Liturgy at 10:00 am followed by a festal Lunch. The address is 1910 Serbian Drive, St. Louis MO 63104.
Evening in Athens Greek Dinners: Saturday June 2nd, 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. Lenten dishes are 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.
Feast of All Saints of North America Church: Please join the parishioners of All Saints in Maryland Heights for their feast day celebration presided over by His Grace Bishop Anthony of Toledo and the Midwest. Saturday, June 9th, 5:00 pm Great Vespers; Sunday, June 10: 8:20 Orthros, 9:30 am Divine Liturgy. The address is 2550 Schuetz Road, Maryland Heights, MO 63043.
25th Annual Greek Open Invitational Golf Tournament: Tuesday, June 5th, Glen Echo Country Club, 3401 Lucas & Hunt Rd., St. Louis, MO 63121. Presented by the Hellenic Spirit Foundation and The Soulard School of St. Louis. Please contact 314-447-0290 or 317-703-3847 for more information.
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