Chios Picnic – 2021

The Chios Society Washington DC held its 11th Annual Potluck Picnic Party on Saturday, October 11, 2021 at St. Theodore’s Greek Orthodox Church Hall in Lanham, Maryland.

Speech by George Psillos, President of Chios Society of Washington D.C. area

Flyer

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Fund Raising – Ark of the World in Chios

Fundraising Dinner held on Sunday March 1, 2020 for Ark of the World in Chios who support orphans and abused children.

The Sunday fund raising dinner was sponsored by Diane & Costas Monis at their restaurant La Casa Restaurant

Flyer for the event

Speech by George Psillos, President of Chios Society of Washington D.C. area

Speech by Maria Stefanias, Vice-President of Chios Society of Washington D.C. area. Maria talked about our upcoming 10th Anniversary Dinner Dance that will be held on Saturday October 3, 2020.

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2020 Vasilopita Luncheon

The 2020 Vasilopita Luncheon was held at Athena Pallas Restaurant in South Arlington, Virginia on February 9, 2020.

Flyer for the event

Speech by George Psillos, President of Chios Society of Washington D.C. area

Speeches by Maria Stefanias, Vice-President of Chios Society of Washington D.C. area and George Psillos

Speech by Vasilis Skoldalios, 2nd Vice President of the National Chios Society

Blessing of the Vasilopita by a priest from The Greek Orthodox Church of Saint George in Bethesda, MD

Cutting of the Vasilopita by a priest from The Greek Orthodox Church of Saint George in Bethesda, MD

The pictures are located at the Facebook of the Chios Society of Washington D.C. area

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2019 Chios National Convention

Here are the pictures and the pamphlet from the 2019 International Chios Convention held in Chios in the summer of 2019.
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2019 International Chios Convention Pamphlet

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Chios Picnic Party in 2019

The Chios Society Washington DC held its 10th Annual Potluck Picnic Party on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Tuckerman Lane Group Picnic Area, Potomac, Maryland

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Greek Independence Parade in Philadelphia, PA

The Chios Society Washington DC attended the Greek Independence Day Parade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in April, 2019.

Video of the Chios Members marching in the Philadelphia parade

More information about the parade in Philadelphia

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Greek Independence Day Parade in Baltimore – 2019

The Chios Society Washington DC attended the Greek Independence Day Parade in Baltimore, Maryland on March 31, 2019.

See the flyer for the parade in Baltimore, MD


More information about the parade in Baltimore

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Movie night — Remietiko (1983)

Chios Society of Washington DC held its dinner/movie night on Saturday, March 16, 2019 at St. George Greek Orthodox Church, Bethesda, MD.

Movie trailer 1 for Rembetiko

Movie trailer 2 for Rembetiko

Flyer for the dinner/movie night

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Vasilopita Luncheon – 2019

The 2019 Vasilopita Luncheon was held on January 27, 2019 at the Trapezaria Restaurant in Rockville, Maryland.

The turn out was great: 91 people attended.

Flyer for the event

Speech by George Psillos, President of Chios Society Washington D.C. area

Chiotes cutting Vasilopita

Video of the lunch

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The National Chian Convention Held in Baltimore

Members of the Chios Society Washington DC attended the National Chian Convention held in Baltimore on the weekend of November 9, 2018.

We also celebrated the 80 Anniversary of the United Chian Societies of Baltimore.

Officers and members from many different Chian Societies attended: California, Illinois, Baltimore, Washington D.C., New England, New Jersey, New York, West Virginia, Pennsylvania.

Here is the Flyer — Information about the events

Speech by Georgia Volakis, Supreme Governor, Maryland-Washington D.C, Chios Societies of the Americas and Canada

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