**** February 8th 6:00-8:30 p.m. at the Greek Press & Communication Office 305 East 47th Street, 2nd Floor, New York 10017.
The Officers and Directors of the Association of Greek American Professional Women (A.G.A.P.W.) are pleased to invite you to the book lunch of author and motivational speaker, Agapi Stassinopoulos.
Agapi, whose life and work exemplify love (Agapi means love in Greek), will discuss her new book, “Unbinding the Heart A Dose of Greek Wisdom, Generosity, and Unconditional Love.” (Please see attachment and visit http://unbindingtheheart.com/ for further information about Agapi and her new book.)
A reception with Greek wine and meze will follow the discussion.
RSVP is required as space is limited. Please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Donation: $30. (A $30 donation includes a copy of the book as a gift).
For further information, please visit http://agapw.org/site/ or contact Dr. Olga Alexakos at 917-405-6833.
Please join us in sharing ancient Greek wisdom and generosity in a pre-Valentine’s Day celebration of love and friendship with Agapi!
**** Thursday, February 9, 2012, from 5:45-8:00pm.
The Officers and Directors of The Hellenic American Bankers Association invite you to a discussion of Greece and the Eurozone: The Road-Map Ahead. Featuring Dr. Nouriel Roubini, Chairman & Co-Founder, Roubini Global Economics. At Bloomberg LP, 731 Lexington Avenue, 7th Floor (Between 58th & 59th Streets) New York, NY 10022.
Wine and Hors d’oeuvres Reception. PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Please note: No tickets will be sold at the door. Photo ID required for building access.
Tickets may be purchased online, with a Visa or MasterCard, by visiting http://haba20120209.eventbrite.com. This event is free for members in good standing (2012). Friends of HABA are always welcome to attend. The non-member admission is $40.
**** Saturday, February 18, 2012 at 9pm.
The National Hellenic Museum invites you to “Party the Night Away” at Midwinter Masquerade, Held at 9 Muses Bar and Grill, 315 S Halsted St, Chicago, Illinois. Great giveaways including an iPad2!!!
If you’ve never been to an Apokries festival in Greece – or even if you have – come relive the spirit of the ancient Dionysian festivals in Greektown, Chicago. The National Hellenic Museum invites guests
aged 21 and over to our second annual Midwinter Masquerade — a celebration of Apokries (Carnival), a period of partying, eating, drinking, dancing, and celebrating before Lent.
Cost is $30 per person with advanced online purchase and includes two free drinks, one raffle ticket and lots of fun party favors. $40 at the door. To purchase online, please click here. All proceeds from this event support educational programs at the National Hellenic Museum.
OUR NEW MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM HAS LAUNCHED!
With the grand opening of our new home and a new year full of programs and events, there has never been a more exciting time to become a member! Join us and be part of a community dedicated to preserving and showcasing the contributions of Greece and Greek America.
Members can receive exclusive benefits ranging from free coat check, member-only events, and an invitation to the Annual Curator’s Breakfast.
**** Saturday February 25, @7pm
Greek Cultural Center invites you to a concert Tribute to Odysseus Elytis, the Nobel Prize winner in Literature 1979, With VASILIS LEKKAS Special excerpts from “Axion Esti “set to music by Mikis Theodorakis as well as songs by other Greek composers like Manos Hatzidakis, M. Loizos, S Xarhakos, J. Markopoulos, N. Mavroudis and others who were inspired by the great Poet
Frank Sinatra School of the Arts, Tony Bennett Concert Hall (35-12 35th Avenue Astoria, NY 11106)
For tickets and information call: 718-726-7329, reservations @ greekculturalcenter.org