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Adult Armenian Language Classes Now Available in Tampa

Limited space is available. To sign up contact Dn. Albert below!

On Tuesday mornings (10AM-11:30AM) and Wednesday evenings (6:30PM-8PM) through year’s end, St. Hagop Armenian Church is offering an adult Armenian language course (2 separate classes). The Tampa Armenian American community is blessed to have instructor, Silva Hakobyan, who has a master’s degree in Armenian linguistics and has taught in Armenian schools for six years.

Classes require no knowledge of the Armenian language, and all levels of speakers are welcome. Both Western and Eastern Armenian dialects will be taught depending on class interest.

The recommended donation for a 15-class semester is $50 per person. Please contact to join or if you have any questions.

St. Hagop Armenian Church Tampa 12th Anniversary Dinner Dance

  • When: Saturday October 26, 2019 7:00PM-1:00AM
  • What: St. Hagop Armenian Church 12th Anniversary Dinner Dance | Armenian Entertainment | Dinner + Mezze + Dessert
  • Where: Shahnasarian Hall, 7020 90th Ave, Pinellas Park, FL 33782
  • Tickets: $50 for adults & teens,  $20 for children aged 7-12, children 6 & under are free. Click here to purchase.

Armenian Genocide Commemorative Events in Florida

Tampa, FL

On Wednesday, April 24th, St. Hagop Armenian Church of Pinellas Park, FL hosted a commemoration of the 104th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide.

Parishioners gathered for the remembrance of the Holy Martyrs of the Armenian Genocide. “It was a truly moving evening,” stated Rev. Fr. Hovnan Demerjian, pastor of St. Hagop Armenian Church. Mallory Maslar, St. Hagop Parish Council Vice-Chair, organized the commemorative event with the events committee.

An Armenian Genocide Exhibit from the Florida Holocaust Museum was also on display with the assistance of George Kamajian. Michael Shahnasarian and his wife Jean, who chairs the events committee, provided the fellowship. Photography provided generously by Teresa Haidarian and video by Art Ekizian.

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