Schedule of Events
|Noon (until closing)||Live Greek music|
|12:30pm||Church Tour – Come see the inside of our church as our priest, Father Vasili, explains the history, traditions and worship of the Greek Orthodox Faith. Please be respectful of this sacred space by bringing no food, drinks or loud talking into the sanctuary. Thank you.|
|1:15pm||Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska – Using Alaska-Grown Zucchini. Laurie Constantino will demonstrate how to make Greek-style food using produce available here in Alaska. In the lower level of the church.|
|2pm||Greek Dance Performance – Our two dancing groups perform traditional Greek dances, dressed in regional costumes.|
|2:45pm||Dance Demo & Lesson – Learn to Greek dance! Opa!|
|3:45pm||Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska – Using Alaska Greens.|
|4:30pm||Greek Dance Performance|
|5:15pm||Dance Demo & Lesson|
|6pm||Church Tour – On Saturday evening, the service of Great Vespers will be held at this time, instead of the usual church tour. All are welcome to attend the service. (Please remember to silence your cell phones.) Father Vasili will be available for questions after the service.|
|7pm||Greek Dance Performance (Friday and Saturday only)|
|7:45pm||Dance Demo & Lesson (Friday and Saturday only)|
Lots of fun for the kids! A fee will be charged to bounce.
Our Agora (market) has gifts and souvenirs from Greece, novelty T-shirts and Greek music. Plus, the second edition of our own parish cookbook,Tastes Like Home: Mediterranean Cooking in Alaska, is also available. Many of our festival recipes are included in this fabulous cookbook.
Find imported Greek cheeses, olives, olive oil, grape leaves, halva, pasta, herbs, cookies and candy. Plus, get Greek food to go: Moussaka and Pastitsio are available frozen for you to bake at home, along with Galaktoboureko, one of our most popular Kafenion treats.
Orthodox Christian Bookstore/Gift Shop
Please visit our bookstore and gift shop inside the new building for Orthodox Christian books and gifts, icons and devotional items.