Fund-raising concert of Love, Unity & Hope in Support of Greek Families in Need for Christmas. Featuring the music of Grigoris Maninakis & the Mikrokosmos Ensemble and young Greek-American guest vocalists. Sponsored by the Archangel Michael Greek Orthodox Church & Hellenic Relief Foundation. Church Auditorium, 100 Fairway Dr., Port Washington, NY 11050. Tax-deductible donation $50. More info/reservations:516-410-9234 and 556-206-4110. Friday 8pm. 15 November 2013.
Thanksgiving Weekend Dinner-Dance sponsored by Worcester, MA Epirotic Societies Enosis & Horos tou Zalongou at St. Spyridon Greek Orthodox Cathedral, Cotsidas Auditorium, 102 Russell St., Worcester, MA. Full course dinner (Prime Rib or Baked Haddock), live Greek music-songs of Epiros--with Christos Natsis, George Bezianes and Sofia Tzini with their Orchestra from NYC. View and download flyer. 6:30--1:00am, Saturday, 30 November 2013.
"A Celebration of the Life and Work of C.P. Cavafy" by noted Greek poet Dino Siotis with readings in English and Greek by Alicia Stallings and Constantinos Tzoumas. 22 Massalias Street in Athens, Greece, 8pm. 2 December 2013.
Book presentation for poet Tasos Makratos, "Tis Istorias Katorthomenoi," Livani Publisher, at the "Michaela Averof" hall of the Society of Greek Writers in Athens, Greece (Akadimias & Gennadiou 8, 7th Floor, 6:45pm). For more information, see http://www.periexomenanet.gr. View and download flyer (343K pdf). 4 December 2013.
Daughters of Penelope Tethys Chapter 229 of Piscataway, NJ Fashion Show featuring styles from Coldwater Creek, Tates Menswear, and dELiA's. Door prizes, auctions and more. Desserts and refreshments served. Proceeds to benefit Wounded Warriors, Got Your Back, Joan Dalianis Foundation and other charities. Locatoin: AHEPA Hall at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, 1101 River Road, Piscataway, NJ. Donation $15.00/person. View press release. Reservations call 732-297-6246 or 908-788-8744. 6 December 2013.
TraditionalChristtmas Celebration of Athenians Society of New York. Laterna Restaurant, 47-20 Bell Blvd, Bayside. Admission $85/person. 7pm. For more info, contact society at firstname.lastname@example.org. 14 December 2014.
23rd Annual Hermes Expo. Premier venue for Greek trade. Info at http://www.hermesexpo.com/images/stories/interactive.pdf. 3-6 April 2014.
37th World Congress on Dance Research. Organized by Athens and Piraeus Sections of International Dance Council, which is recognized by UNESCO, and the Dora Stratou Dance Theater. The Congress falls under the auspices of the Greek Ministry of Culture, the Greek National UNESCO Commission, and the [Office of the] Mayor of Athens. The World Congress is the largest gathering of dance specialists in the world and is intended primarily for professionals. The program includes a rigorous schedule of scholarly papers, trade fair, professional networking, lectures, classes, performances, video projections, and exhibitions. For more information, visit the Congress website http://cid-portal.org/cdr/athens2014 or view press release. Athens, Greece. 2-6 July 2014.
Annual Summer Institute for CANE (Classical Association of New England): "On the Shoulders of Giants and their Modern Emulators," Brown University, Providence, RI. Visit website http://caneweb.org/CANEwp/?page_id=165 for more info.14-19 July 2014.