HOLLYWOOD, FL – On Sunday, September 23, Armenia’s Independence Day was celebrated with much enthusiasm by all of the children, parishioners and visitors at St. Mary Armenian Church in Hollywood, FL. The ceremony included a blessing of the Armenian and U.S. flags, a procession, and the raising of the flags. Graciously, Ara Kocharyan and Suren Hairapetyan sponsored and prepared the traditional Armenian Khorovadz (BBQ) of the day. Anny Yaghdjian cooked the rice-pilaf, and other parishioners assisted in preparing and serving the luncheon. Many thanks to all our lovely sponsors and volunteers for a memorable Independence Day celebration.
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“They Shall Not Perish” Film Screening
Tuesday, April 24th 7:00pm
St. Hagop Armenian Church in Pinellas Park, FL invites local Armenians to Shahnasarian Hall for a movie screening of “They Shall Not Perish,” the story of the men and women who worked to save the Armenian people and other minorities in the wake of the genocide perpetrated by the Ottoman government in Turkey. The film is one hour long.