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January 2024 Announcements

 

Poker Night 2024
The 16th Annual Poker Night is back! Click the poster below to register as a player or a guest. The deadline for the discounted early bird pricing for players ends on Jan. 27th, so make sure to register early! This event is 18+
We are always looking for sponsors as well. Click here for more information or contact Penelope at 403-246-4553 e3.
Father Thomas Updates
Click here to read Father Thomas’ homily from Sunday!
– Advance notice for pastoral meetings and confessions are greatly appreciated as we are a large community with many needs. To book an appointment with Father, call his office (403) 246-4553 ext 2 or email him at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com.
– Please be advised that any paper work to be signed will need 10-14 business days to be completed.
– Sunday announcements are to be submitted to Fr. Thomas at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com no later than Thursday 5PM for the following Sunday after Liturgy. Please submit your announcements in both English and Greek if able.
Pre-Lenten religious art / Icon tour
Prepare for Lent in a unique way. Tour the world of religious art right here in Calgary on February 3rd and February 10thWe will visit Eastern churches from Greece, Romania, Eretria, Egypt and Ukraine. Each tour will run from 8:45am to 12 noon.There are no fees involved. 

For further information please email to kc4life@telus.net or call / text 403-850-5859.

Consulate Office in Calgary
The office of the Consulate of Greece is open with Peter Manousos as the Honorary Consulate of Greece serving in Calgary, Alberta.Consulate of Greece in Calgary, Alberta
Άμισθο Προξενείο της Ελλάδος στο Κάλγκαρι
#205, 6311 Bowness Rd NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T3B 0E4
(403) 818-8886
grhoncon.calg@mfa.gr
Consulate Office in Calgary
The office of the Consulate of Greece is open with Peter Manousos as the Honorary Consulate of Greece serving in Calgary, Alberta.Consulate of Greece in Calgary, Alberta
Άμισθο Προξενείο της Ελλάδος στο Κάλγκαρι
#205, 6311 Bowness Rd NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T3B 0E4
(403) 818-8886
grhoncon.calg@mfa.gr
Attention Business Owners
Our membership business directory is live! Click here to view it. As a reminder, all paid members can have their business listing added free of charge. Contact Penelope at admin@calgaryhellenic.com if you wish to add your business name and contact information to the directory.Information for Funeral Services
For information regarding funerals and memorial services, please click here. Parishioners can contact a funeral home of their choice first. Please contact Fr. Thomas at (403) 246-4553 ext 2 or at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com.

Information for a Sacrament
Planning a wedding or a baptism? Be sure to read the attached documents and contact Fr. Thomas at least 3 months in advance!
Wedding Package
Baptism Package

 

November Announcements

Elections
This Sunday, December 3rd, the Community Election’s will be taking place after Divine Liturgy until 5pm in the Community Hall. Can’t make it? Be sure to mail your ballot in. REMINDER: Members in good standing are eligible to vote. 

NYE 2024
The Hellenic Community of Calgary invites you to Ring In 2024 with us on New Year’s Eve. Featuring live music by Yanni Sahamis, join us for dinner and dancing as we celebrate the New Year.

Click the poster below for tickets!
Ticket sales end December 22
No tickets at the door

Call Penelope at (403) 246-4553, ext 5 or email admin@calgaryhellenic.com to select and reserve your seats! Table and seat selection is only available after payment has been received.

Annual St. Demetrios Light Our Tree Fundraiser
Help those in need by donating to our annual Light Our Tree Fundraiser! Let’s make this a record-breaking year and help those in need. 
Your generous donation will go towards St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church and a portion of the proceeds will be donated to the Calgary Drop-In Center.

With a donation to the Light Our Tree Fundraiser, receive a personalized Christmas Candle Ornament that will be displayed on our Church Christmas Tree. Donations can be made at our church on Sundays or online at www.calgaryhellenic.com/donate. Please select General Church Donation and include Ornament Fundraiser 2023 in the comments. Remember, gifts over $25 will receive a tax receipt.

Thank you for your ongoing support and wishing you and your families a blessed, healthy and safe Christmas!

Fr. Thomas Sandberg& Hellenic Community Council

Father Thomas Updates
– Advance notice for pastoral meetings and confessions are greatly appreciated as we are a large community with many needs. To book an appointment with Father, call his office (403) 246-4553 ext 2 or email him at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com
.
– Please be advised that any paper work to be signed will need 10-14 business days to be completed.
– Sunday announcements are to be submitted to Fr. Thomas at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com no later than Thursday 5PM for the following Sunday after Liturgy. Please submit your announcements in both English and Greek if able.

Greek School
We are excited to announce that we will be selling  Purdy’s chocolates to raise funds for our Community School. Place your order by clicking here to and bring some extra sweetness to your holiday season! Order deadline is THIS SATURDAY, Dec. 2!

 

Consulate Office in Calgary
The office of the Consulate of Greece is open with Peter Manousos as the Honorary Consulate of Greece serving in Calgary, Alberta. 

Consulate of Greece in Calgary, Alberta
Άμισθο Προξενείο της Ελλάδος στο Κάλγκαρι
#205, 6311 Bowness Rd NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada T3B 0E4
(403) 818-8886
grhoncon.calg@mfa.gr

Attention Business Owners
Our membership business directory is live! Click here to view it. As a reminder, all paid members can have their business listing added free of charge. Contact Penelope at admin@calgaryhellenic.com if you wish to add your business name and contact information to the directory.

Information for Funeral Services
For information regarding funerals and memorial services, please click here
Parishioners can contact a funeral home of their choice first. Please contact Fr. Thomas at (403) 246-4553 ext 2 or at Fr.ThomasSandberg@icloud.com.

Information for a Sacrament
Planning a wedding or a baptism? 
Be sure to read the attached documents and contact Fr. Thomas at least 3 months in advance!
Wedding Package
Baptism Package