January 1-March 31
Applications Accepted for Philoptochos Scholarships
Attention High School Seniors - The Agia Anna Ladies Philoptochos Society will be sponsoring scholarships for our Ss. Constantine and Helen High School Seniors. To learn more, click on this link and scroll to the bottom of the page: scholarship information.
Early Bird Registration - 2019/20 Preschool Tuition Savings
Current families and new incoming students who return a signed contract along with registration and supply fees by 3/31/19 will receive the current 2018/2019 tuition rate for the 2019/20 school year! Tuition rates for 2019/20 can be found on the Preschool Website
General Assembly Meeting
A General Assembly Meeting has been scheduled for Sunday, March 10, 2019, immediately after the Divine Liturgy in the Church Hall, 2747 Riva Road, Annapolis, Maryland. The Agenda will be as follows:
Selection of Parish Assembly Chairperson
Approval of Minutes of the previous General Assembly Meeting
Approval of Treasurer’s Report
President’s Annual Report
2019 Budget Approval
In order to participate in the Parish General Assembly, parishioners must have met their financial obligations to the Parish for 2018. If you have any questions regarding your financial obligations, please contact the Church Office at 410-573-2072, or Email: email@example.com.
Ss. Constantine & Helen Play Group
Join us one Friday a month for a morning of Fellowship and playtime in the Church Hall! Grandparents and Nannies are welcome, too! Please park in the back lot and buzz the office to enter. Please contact us with any questions (or to add your name to the listserv): Demi Padussis at firstname.lastname@example.org, 410-271-0401.
Saturday of Souls “Psychosavata”
As we approach Great and Holy Lent, the Church provides three consecutive Saturdays of Souls or Psychosavata for us to remember and pray for our departed brethren. During these services, you may give the names of your deceased loved ones to Fr. Kosmas and he will read a memorial prayer. You may also contact the Church Office at 410-573-2072 if you want a small bowl of Koleva for $20, for any Saturday of Souls. Your order needs to be in by Thursday before 3 pm. The final Saturday of Souls service is March 16.
The Orthodox Lenten luncheon will be held Sunday, March 17th, 2019, immediately after church services. Everyone is asked to come together with a Lenten dish to share as we prepare for our Holy Pascha on April 28th. Paper Goods, Coffee, and Drinks will be provided. Any questions please contact any Philoptochos Board Member or email Agiaannaphiloptochos@gmail.com.
St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival
The St. John Chrysostom Oratorical Festival dates for the students of our parish are as follows: Saturday, March 23, at 10 am Junior and Senior Division, Grades 7-12. Sunday, March 24, Elementary Division, Grades 4-6, after the Divine Liturgy. More information will follow. Please mark your calendar now, and encourage your children to participate. For more information, please contact Marina McNamara at email@example.com or 410-703-2942.
Annual Lenten Retreat
The 20th Annual Memorial Lenten Retreat will be held on Saturday, March 30th, 2019, here at SS. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Annapolis, MD, from 9 am - 3 pm, with Guest Retreat Speaker, Hank Hanegraaff. Hank Hanegraaff serves as President of the Christian Research Institute (CRI) and hosts the Bible Answer Man broadcast and the Hank Unplugged broadcast.
For more information and to register online (no charge), click here.
Red Eggs for Pascha
The Agla Anna Ladles Philoptochos Is asking the community to continue with the tradition of bringing a dozen red hard boiled eggs to church so they may be distributed for the Anastasi service held Holy Saturday evening, and for the Agape Service Easter Sunday morning for the children.
They can be brought in on Good Friday or on Holy Saturday and can be given to a Parish Council or Phlloptochos board member. Otherwise you may take 1hem to the large kitchen walk in refrigerator and place them on a designated shelf.
Lighthouse Shelter Lunch Bag Making
The next sandwich making is scheduled for Monday, April 1, 2018 at Ss.Constantine & Helen beginning at 6:30 pm. Anyone interesed in helping to make the sandwiches/lunch bags is welcome.
Greek School PTA Easter Bread and Pastry Sale
The Greek School PTA is holding an Easter Bread and Pastry Sale. Items include Baklava, Kourambiedes, Finikia, Koulourakia, Spanikopita, Tyropita, Tsoureki, and variety packs. Deadline for ordering is April 12. Pick up is at the Church on Saturday April 20 from 10 am - Noon. You may get the printed order form by clicking here. You may also order online by clicking here