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4 Day St-Jean Baptiste Greek Festival 2017

June 23, 2017 – June 26, 2017 The Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal, South Shore Region, proudly presents our 36th Annual St Jean Baptiste Panigiri/Greek Festival! Join us for a fantastic 4-day event on June 23, 24, 25, and 26 with music by Absolut Disco every day. We’ve got a Fun Zone for the kids…

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Love & Solidarity Luncheon

Save the date and join the friends and volunteers of M.A.G.I.C. Mission for an afternoon filled with food and live entertainment generously provided by: Nikos Anastasiou & Georgos Georgakopoulos Μάρω Λύτρα – Maro Lytra , Christos Kouloumbis, Ioannis Salatelis & Dimosthenis Papadimitriou. As is customary for Greek Easter plenty of red eggs will be available for cracking and…

201704.24
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Children First. We Can!

Dear Friends, We are thrilled to announce the second edition of Children First. We Can., on May 11th, 2017 benefiting two great organisations: the Giant Steps School of Montreal and l’École Socrates-Démosthène. We are proud to support these two great schools that go above and beyond in offering quality educational services to their respective communities….

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HCGM Special General Meeting

On April 23rd 2017, a Special General Meeting of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal, held at the Hellenic Community Centre Adrian-Maris. The Meeting was called according to the HCGM Bylaws, regarding the Approval of St. George pedestrian bridge project, approval of Montreal Community Centre Banquet Facilities roof replacement project and the election of the…

201704.21
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Press Conference regarding the Laval-area Electoral Boundaries Redistribution (Video)

On Wednesday April 19, 2017 a Press Conference regarding the Laval-area Electoral Boundaries Redistribution, was held at the HCGM “Mikri Vouli” Hall. Monique Sauvé, Member of the National Assembly for Fabre, as well as Guy Ouellette, Member of the National Assembly for Chomedey and Nicholas Pagonis, President of the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal, explained…

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(Greek) Adoptees Anonymous

More than 60 participants attended an interesting lecture on (Greek) Adoptees Anonymous, given by Dr. Dr. Gonda Van Steen, Professor of Greek Studies at the University of Florida, held on Thursday 20, 2017 at the HCGM “Mikri Vouli” hall. Dr. Van Steen presented a part of her research on the subject and captivated the audience….

201704.20
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(Greek) Adoptees Anonymous

Adoption, Memory, and Cold War Greece The speaker: Gonda Van Steen, Cassas Professor in Greek Studies, University of Florida Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. HCGM Head Office, “Mikri Vouli” 5777 Wilderton av. Montreal, H3S 2V7 followed by a reception The talk offers a first introduction to Greek American adoption ethnography, set against the…

201704.18
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RESPONSE TO NEGATIVE PRESS ABOUT THE FUTURE OF ÉCOLE SOCRATES-DÉMOSTHÈNE

RESPONSE TO NEGATIVE PRESS ABOUT THE FUTURE OF ÉCOLE SOCRATES-DÉMOSTHÈNE OF THE HELLENIC COMMUNITY OF GREATER MONTREAL Following recent negative press announcements from media in Greece and locally indicating that the Hellenic Community of Greater Montreal (HCGM)  École Socrates-Démosthène was at risk of ceasing operations, please take note of the following: ÉCOLE SOCRATES-DÉMOSTHÈNE OF THE…