Greek Community of Niagara

Site: St Katharine Greek Orthodox Church

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Description & Services
Description (Service) The St Katharine Orthodox Church of St Catharines and District is the sole Greek Orthodox church congregation for the Region of Niagara. The Greek Community of Niagara is the cultural arm of the group and serves to maintain language and cultural heritage of its members as well as to promote Greek religion and culture to the Niagara Community at large. The Greek Community of Niagara participates in a variety of programs including but not limited to Folk Arts, Grape and Wine, Out of the Cold, etc. The Greek Community of Niagara hosts the annual Niagara Greek Festival (the first weekend following Labour Day every year). 
Offers Greek language classes supported by the DSBN as well as Greek dancing lessons for all ages.
Sup. Description See additional website www.niagaragreekfestival.com
Hours Office Tue-Thu 10 am-3 pm * Services Sun 10 am
Dates All year
Areas Served Niagara Region
Eligibility No restrictions for events and religious services, however, only persons baptized as Greek Orthodox are eligible to participate in Greek Orthodox Church sacraments.
Languages English ; Greek
Fees Service - Language & Dance lessons
Events Folk Arts, Greek Festival, Seasonal Dances, St Katharines Feast Day
Contact Information
Office Phone 905-685-3028
After Hours Phone Answering Machine
E-Mail office@greekcommunityofniagara.com
Website greeksofniagara.com/
Primary Contact Frances Patsiatzis, Administrative Assistant
Located In Community St Catharines
Address & Map
Greek Community Center
585 Niagara St
St Catharines, ON L2M 3P6
 
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Intersection Niagara St and Linwell Rd
Accessibility Fully Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 1967
Funding Fundraising ; Fees - membership dues/stewardship
Elections Board of Directors is elected on a bi-annual basis. Elections are generally held every 2nd even numbered year in November or December.
Meetings The Board of Directors meets on monthly or more basis. Other bodies within the group meet at periodically as well.