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2023 Vasilopita Luncheon

The 2023 Vasilopita Luncheon was held at Trapezaria Greek Kuzina Restaurant in Rockville, Maryland on January 15, 2023. Flyer for the event Why do Greeks add a coin to Vasilopita for New Year’s? Blessing of Vasilopita by Father Perry Speech … Continue reading

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Chios Fundraising Dinner

The Chios Society of Greater Washington, DC hosted a fundraising dinner to support philanthropic organizations whose missions are to help children in need on the island of Chios, Greece. The dinner was held on Sunday December 4, 2022, at La … Continue reading

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Artoklasia service

The Chios Society of Greater Washington D.C. celebrated the Artoklasia service for the liberation of Chios at the Saint Theodore Orthodox Church, Maryland on Sunday, November 20, 2022. Chios was liberated on November 11, 1912. Flyer

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65th National Chian Convention

The 65th National Chian Convention was held in Cleveland, Ohio from November 11-13, 2022. The Chios Society of Greater Washington D.C. was represented by our President, Maria Stefanias and our board member, Diane Monis. Maria Stefanias was reelected as the … Continue reading

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Chios picnic 2022

The Chios Society of the Greater Washington DC chapter held its 12th Annual Potluck Picnic Party on Saturday, September 24, 2022, at Carderock Regional Area Pavilion located near Potomac, Maryland. Speech by Maria Stefanias, President of Chios Society of Greater … Continue reading

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Parade in Baltimore

The Chios Society Washington DC attended the Greek Independence Day Parade in Baltimore, Maryland on March 27, 2022. The weather was cold, windy and rainy. See the flyer for the parade in Baltimore, MD More information about the parade in … Continue reading

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2022 Vasilopita Luncheon

The 2022 Vasilopita Luncheon was held at Nostos Restaurant in Vienna, Virginia on March 6, 2022. Flyer for the event We plan to contribute all the proceeds from the Vasilopita luncheon to the organization that supports persons with Special Needs … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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