on Sunday, March 23rd, 2008

At  St. George's Church, Bethesda, Md.,

Featuring Keynote Speaker, His Excellency Alexandros Mallias

And a Program

 which includes literary readings, patriotic songs and folk dances. 

Reception to follow.

For information please call : 301-229-9389 or visit www.prometheas.org





Invite you to a celebration of

The 187thAnniversary of the Greek Independence

Keynote Speaker:

H. E. Alexandros P. Mallias

Ambassador of Greece to the United States of America

Modern Greece in Europe and the World

Η Σύγχρονη Ελλάδα στην Ευρώπη και στον Κόσμο

(Lecture in Greek with summary in English)

The speaker will reflect on the progress achieved by the Greek nation since its independence in 1821 and will present the status of modern Greece in Europe and in the world today. The program will include appropriate brief literary readings, patriotic songs by the Saint Sophia's Cathedral Choir directed by Stelios Kontakiotis, and folk dances to be performed by the Return to Origins dance troupe directed by Elena and Rena Papapostolou. Reception to follow.

Sunday, March 23, 2008 at 6:00 p.m.

St. George Greek Orthodox Church

7701 Bradley Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20817


St. Sophia Greek Orthodox Cathedral

Sts. Constantine and Helen G.O. Church

St. George Greek Orthodox Church

St. Katherine Greek Orthodox Church

Sts. Peter & Paul Greek Orthodox Church

 St. Theodore Greek Orthodox Church

American Hellenic Institute

 AHEPA Chapter 31

AHEPA Chapter 383 Cretan Association of Greater Washington D.C.

AHEPA Chapter 438 Evrytanian Association

Hellenic-American Women's Council Hellenic-American Medical Society

Epirotic Society

 Laconian Society

 Macedonian Association

Pan-Cyprians of Metropolitan Washington

Pan-Dodecanesian Association of America

Roumeliotes of Metropolitan Washington

Digenis Hellenic Student Association,

UM Association of Greek Scientists at NIH

Georgetown University Hellenic Club

 Kosmos Hellenic Club, GWU

The Hellenic Center

American University Hellenic Club