Tag Archives: Greek History/Heritage

Xylouris White Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland- March 15, 2018


 St. Cyril, Equal-to-the-Apostles, teacher of the Slavs (869).  St. Raphael, bishop of Brooklyn (1915).  A Joyous Lent to all! Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents: ¨A passion for exploration comes naturally to Xylouris White, the ruggedly visionary duo formed of … Continue reading

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“Time for Tavli” at the Parish Hall of Holy Trinity Cathedral in Portland June 11th, 2017


Afterfeast of Pentecost St. Augustine of Canterbury, evangelizer of England (ca. 605) (Celtic & British).  New Hieromartyrs Milan Banjac and Milan Golubovic of Drvar, Serbia (1941-1945). Dice, stones, inlaid wood and lady luck = The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) is … Continue reading

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Celebrate Greek Independence Day March 25’th Seattle, WA


St. Porphyrius, bishop of Gaza (420).  St. Photina, the Samaritan woman, and her sisters Anatola, Phota, Photis, Parasceva, and Cyriaca; her sons Photinus and Joses; and Sebastian the Duke, Victor, and Christodulus — all martyred under Nero (66) (Greek).  Joyous … Continue reading

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“Peppermint” Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland- June 27th, 2015


 Peter Paul Fast Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)  “You’re invited to HACCM’s next film, “Peppermint”, showing on Saturday, June 27th at 7 pm in St. Dimitrios Hall at Holy Trinity Cathedral, 3131 NE Glisan. This 1999 film (in Greek … Continue reading

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Contemporary Greek Film Cultures Conference May 8-9th, 2015 at U of WA, Seattle


XB!  Feast of the Great Martyr George Joy to all! PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State (FB)shared: Contemporary Greek Film Cultures Conference held by Jackson School of International Studies Hellenic Studies at U of WA, Seattle.

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Archaeologogical Presentation About Philip the Second and a Female Warrior Presented by The Greek American Historical Museum of Washington State May 27th, 2014


XB! The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State  ANNOUNCEMENT The University or Washington has the honor of a short visit by two members of a team of experts  Dr. Yannis Maniatis and Laura Wynn-Antikas who have been re-examining the remains in the Great Tumulus at … Continue reading

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“Pascali’s Island” Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland March 29th, 2014


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“Greece: The Hidden War” Presented By The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Jan 25th, 2014


  Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) presents an informative film about a difficult period in Greece’s history during the 1940s. “Greece: The Hidden War” will be shown this coming Saturday, January 25th at 6:30 pm in the museum.   (Sorry about the … Continue reading

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“Time for Tavli (Fourth Annual)” at The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Nov 9th, 2013


Dice, stones, inlaid wood and lady luck = The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)  “Time for Tavli”   It looks like a lot of fun I wonder if there will be ouzo and smoking to go with it?  4th annual … Continue reading

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Special Presentation: “Alexander Pantages: From Poor Greek to Seattle Theater Genius and Hollywood Scandal Story” The Greek American Historical Museum of Washington State Oct 13, 2013


The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State  INVITES YOU TO A SPECIAL PRESENTATION by Dr. Taso G. Lagos:   Alexander Pantages:  From Poor Greek to  Seattle Theater Genius and Hollywood Scandal Story The story of Alexander Pantages is one that Dr. … Continue reading

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The Greek American Historical Museum of Washington State is Sponsoring an Essay Competition Submissions due by March 1st, 2013


AfterFeast of Theophany   PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State is sponsoring a competition that will provide a means by which stories of the Greek and Greek-American experience in Washington State will be documented.  A number of young … Continue reading

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“A Tribute: 100 Years of Greek Macedonia” Sponsored by The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland, Dec 19th, 2013


 Afterfeast of the Nativity of Christ. The 20,000 Martyrs of Nicomedia, including Glycerius, Zeno, Theophilus, Dorotheus, Mardonius, Migdonius, Indes, Gorgonius, Peter, Euthymius, and the virgins Agape, Domna, Theophila and others (302)   Χριστὸς Γεννᾶται! Δοξάσατε!  The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) … Continue reading

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“Time for Tavli (Third Annual)” at The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Nov 3rd, 2012


Dice, stones, inlaid wood and lady luck = The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)  “Time for Tavli”   It looks like a lot of fun I wonder if there will be ouzo and smoking to go with it?

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Celebration Dinner & Auction in Support of the University of WA Hellenic Studies Program Nov 10th, 2012


The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State presents:  

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Helen of Troy to be Performed at the Theatre of the Portland Art Museum Sept 28th and the 28-29th at Reed College


The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) Presents: “A Classic Greek Tragedy by Euripides by the award-winning Leonidas-Eftychia Loizides Theatre Group. Directed by Eftychia Loizides, adapted by Louis Markos. Sponsored by Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum, Classic Greek Theatre of Oregon, … Continue reading

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The Greek American Historical Museum of Washington State is Sponsoring an Essay Competition Submissions due by Oct 15th


PURPOSE:  The Greek-American Historical Museum of Washington State is sponsoring a competition that will provide a means by which stories of the Greek and Greek-American experience in Washington State will be documented.  A number of young people have prepared similar … Continue reading

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The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland is offering Rare Russian Icons for Purchase during the Month of May


XB! A rare opportunity to purchase exquisite Orthodox icons from a private collection is offered by the Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB)  throughout the month of May. Ken Shores, retired Lewis & Clark College professor of art, has collected … Continue reading

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The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum in Portland Opens a New Exhibit; “HELLAS, Footprints in Time” Sunday the 19th


“The Hellenic-American Cultural Center & Museum (HACCM) (FB) is excited to present our new exhibit, “HELLAS, Footprints in Time.” This exhibit will feature the recent generous donation by Elaine Pappas-Suarez, who collected and rescued a variety of art objects during her eleven … Continue reading

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Promise of Tomorrow Special Screening Feb 27th, Seattle, WA


Thanks to Assumption Greek Orthodox Church, Seattle for the notification.  And thank you to John and Joann Nicon co-sponsors with AHEPA Seattle, Chapter #177 for the flyer. “The Promise of Tomorrow,” part 2 of a Greek American trilogy, continues the story of … Continue reading

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