-- Αγιος Δημητριος -- Saint Demetrios
Ελληνική, Ορθόδοξος Εκκλησία στο Μέρικ της Νέας Υόρκης.
A Greek, Orthodox Church in Merrick, NY.
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Upcoming Activities

 
 
 

Friday, August 16

Wake for Joseph Halkas

2 pm - 4 pm and 7 – 9 pm

Towers Funeral Home Inc.       

2681 Long Beach Rd

Oceanside, NY 11572


Saturday, August 17

Funeral Service for Joseph Halkas at 10 am


Sunday, August 18
9th Sunday of Matthew
Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am
Memorial for Ioannis Kouimanis (1 year)
May his memory be eternal

Sunday, August 25
10th Sunday of Matthew
Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am

Monday, August 26
Saints Andrianos and Natalia
Vespers for SAINT PHANOURIOS
Blessing of the Pies 7 pm

Thursday, August 29
The Commemoration of the Beheading
of Saint John the Baptist
(Strict Fasting)
Orthros and Divine Liturgy 9 am

Sunday, September 1
The Beginning of the Ecclesiastical Year
Symeon the Stylite, Ammoun and 40 Martyrs
incl. Margarita, Afrodite, Athena, Thalia
Antigoni, Penelope, Melpomeni, Pandora...
Orthros and Divine Litrugy 9 am
Blessing for the New Ecclesiastical Year

Call our office to become a steward of the Church: (516) 379-1368

 

Name Days

HOPE-JOY (Lena Kovoros and Antigoni Michaels, Advisors): Children (ages 5-13) are welcome to participate in the spiritual, social, athletic and philanthropic events of this organization. Highlights of their activities include the Ice-cream ice breaker, movie nights, talent shows, costume parties, ice skating, dances, games, lectures, talks with the Pastor, Volleyball and Basketball as well as participating in the Archdiocesan Olympics and other sports. They also raise money for the Church and for worthy causes and they run a large booth during the Annual Parish Festival.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

Friday, September 29: REGISTRATION and Meeting

Registration: $30 per child, $40 per family

JOY ages: 7-12 years old, HOPE: 5-6 years old

Siblings are welcome, party is free, but siblings pay entrance fee if they are not JOY members ($5)

Friday, October 6: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, October 13: Gym Night 7 pm (Lakeside)

Friday, October 20, 7 pm: COSTUME PARTY

Friday, November 10, 7 pm: Thanksgiving Gathering

Friday, November 17, 7-8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, December 1, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, December 8, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, January 12, 7 pm: Frozen Movie Night

Friday, January 19, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, January 26, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, February 2, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, April 13, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, April 20, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, April 27, 7 pm: JOY Meeting at the Church Hall

Friday, May 4, 7 - 8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

Friday, May 18, 7-8 pm: Gym Night (Lakeside)

MEMORIAL WEEKEND: Archdiocesan Olympics

July: Archdiocesan Camp Saint Paul

The kids are having an amazing time at the costume party!

George Rekkas (pictured with proud mom Elisavet) has won the pumkin contest. Michelle is helping with the arts and crafts.

The Mummies, sorry, Mommies, are also participating in the fun and games!

 

The Church

The Greek Orthodox Community of Saint Demetrios in Merrick, New York was founded in 1961. On December 1959, under the guidance of the late James (Demetrios) Boulukos a meeting took place with the intention to establish a parish in the South Shore of Long Island.

Saint Demetrios

Why We Love Saint Demetrios
Great People
Huge Parking
Dynamic Community

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