**** You are cordially invited to a fundraising reception for ERIC GIOIA Member, New York City Council. On Monday, October 31, 2005 , 7-9:00 p.m. at the Taverna Vraka Restaurant, 23-15 31st Street, Astoria, New York
A donation of $100 is requested — checks should be made payable to “Eric Gioia for New York”. Contributions from NYC residents up to $250 will be matched 4 to 1 by the NYC Campaign Finance Board.
*** The Greek American Educational Public Information System, Inc. (GAEPIS) and its flagship radio service, Hellenic Public Radio-Cosmos FM (WNYE 91.5FM) are pleased to announce the 2005 Phidippides Award recipient for Passionate Advocacy of Hellenism, United States Senator Paul S. Sarbanes of Maryland. United States Senator Paul Spyros Sarbanes, an eminent statesman, distinguished public servant and renowned Hellene, is to be honored at the 11th Annual Phidippides Award Gala Dinner to be held Friday, November 4, 2005, at 7:30pm at the Hilton Hotel in New York City. Businessman and community leader Philip Christopher will serve as Gala Chairperson.
*** You are invited to a weekly party every Sunday of November starting November 6th! If you are interested in enjoying great traditional Greek music, and love homemade Greek food, please join us at the Golden Barrel on Sundays from 7pm – 11pm (corner of 34th Ave/43rd St in Astoria), 718-706-9856. The musicians are:
John Themelis – laouto/voice, Megan Weeder – violin, Mavrothis Kontanis – oud/voice
Timothy Quigley – percussion.
**** The American Hellenic Institute invites you to a Meet and Greet noon forum with Senator Tim Johnson (D-SD). Monday, November 7, 2005 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m., at
The Hellenic House, 1220 16th Street, NW Washington, DC
Light Refreshments Will Be Served **
**Please R.S.V.P. to the AHI by Friday, November 4, 2005 at (202) 785-8430 or via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.*