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Greek Orthodox Community of Leeds
The Three Hierarchs

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We are delighted and excited to announce that our new school building is almost ready to welcome our pupils.
 
Thanks to the continued support of the parents and community over several years though the various fund raising events (such as school shows, community events, monetary donations, school lunches and tuck shop, together with other numerous volunteering activities) we have managed to transform 31 Avenue Crescent into a dedicated school building.  The £175,000 cost of the building purchase was funded by the community and underwritten by the Trustees through a mortgage which is being paid off steadily.  The £80k+ refurbishment is being paid for by the school.  Many people (past committee and parents included) have dedicated lots of hours of hard work to get us this far and we are very thankful and proud to say that we have finally managed it!
 
Therefore we’d like to invite you to our open days on Saturday 24th November and Saturday 1st December from 10.30am to 3.00pm. You’ll have the opportunity to view the new school and walk around inside. You can also ask questions, and share any ideas you have for solutions to some remaining issues.
 
We still need to buy dedicated school furniture so our fund raising will continue but importantly the building is ready.  Finally, it is also worth mentioning that all our reserves have been spent on the refurbishment and we are now totally dependent on school fees and future fund raising to keep our school running.

Each of us brings his own pot with his prepared food he would have at home this day. He places it on a common buffet and shares it with the rest of the participants. Following dinner, our church choir will chant Christmas hymns and Carols from all the corners of Greece and Cyprus.

When:  Sunday 9th of December 2018
Time:  13:00 – 15:30  (dinner: 13:00)
Requirements: Great mood, smile and a warm heart!

The event can go on with live music with the participation of those who believe they have a good voice and can play a musical instrument (contact Stathis Mentzas, master of the choir, for more info and possible expression of interest at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

We would like to invite you to join us for the festal Christmas lunch to take place in our community hall on Christmas day straight after the Divine Liturgy. You are all welcome to join us and celebrate Christmas as one family. This lunch is free (donations welcome) offered by our priest and members of the Community committees. Please let us know if you would like to join us to make sure we have enough food!

When:  Tuesday 25th of December 2018
Time:  09:00 – 15:30  (dinner: 13:00)

You can read the story of our Christmas dinner here!

Live Greek Music with George Michalislis from London... Festive atmosphere... the Greek way... in our refreshed New Year’s Eve party which will be held on Monday the 31st December 2018. The bar will be open from 7.30pm and dinner will be served at 8pm.
Entry will be by prepaid ticket.

When: Monday 31st of December 2018
Time: 19:30 (dinner: 20:00)
Tickets: Adults: £30 – children over 5: £15, under 5s free.
Requirements: Great mood, smile and willingness to dance!
Information and bookings: Jason Kavazy (07725108964).