By Frank Avakian Stoneson
FLArmenians Naples Contributor
NAPLES, FL – The Armenian Church of Southwest Florida (ACSWFL) hosted an ‘After Summer Breakfast’ on Wednesday, October 5th at the Original Pancake House in Naples, FL. About 30 of our local parishioners attended the event, and everyone had a delicious breakfast and enjoyed getting together with one another. The ACSWFL also discussed plans for the first Badarak of the season, which will take place on Saturday, November 5th with Rev. Fr. Hovnan Demerjian, pastor of St. Hagop Armenian Church in Pinellas Park, FL.
ACSWFL Badarak services are held at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, 3901 Davis Blvd., Naples, FL 34104 at 1:30 PM.
Below is the ACSWFL schedule for the 2016-17 season:
- Saturday, November 5, 2015: Badarak and light lunch with Rev. Fr. Hovnan Demerjian;
- Sunday, December 4, 2016: BADARAK CANCELLED;
- Sunday, January 8, 2017: Badarak and Armenian Christmas Dinner with V. Rev. Fr. Daniel Findikyan;
- Sunday, February 12, 2017: Badarak and Bake Sale with Rev. Fr. Garabed Kochakian;
- Sunday, February 26, 2017: Badarak and Poon Paregantan Banquet with Primate of the Armenian Church of America, H.E. Archbishop K. Barsamian;
- Sunday, March 12, 2017: Badarak and Lenten Lunch with Rev. Fr. Krikor Sabounjian.
For special prayers and/or Hokehankist, please contact Frank Avakian Stoneson at (239) 213-0246 or firstname.lastname@example.org.