Greek Orthodox Metropolis of Chicago
SS. Constantine and Helen Cathedral
Merrillville, IN
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Our Youth - posted on December 5, 2014

GOYA SCHEDULE  (8th – 12th grade):

Mondays, October 9, 16 & 23 — GOYA Meetings at 6:30 pm in the GOYA Room

Friday, October 27 — “Family Fun Night” Set-up 4 – 6 pm

Saturday, October 28 — “Family Fun Night” “It’s A Small World” 4 – 7 pm (GOYANS are expected to stay for clean-up — please make arrangements)

Monday, November 6 — GOYA Meeting at 6:30 pm in the GOYA Room

Monday, November 13 — GOYA Harvest Project Bagging 6:30 pm in the Great Hall

Monday, November 20 — GOYA Meeting at 6:30 pm in the GOYA Room

Monday, December 4 — GOYA Meeting at 6:30 pm in the GOYA Room

Sunday, December 10 Christmas Caroling for our AHEPA Buildings ** Please meet in the GOYA Room after Sunday School to practice.  Caroling begins at 1:00 pm.

Saturday, December 16 Christmas Outing TBA

Jr. GOYA SCHEDULE  (5th – 7th grade):

Monday, October 9 — 6:30 pm BONFIRE

Monday, October 23 — 6:30 – 7:30 pm Jr. GOYA Monthly Meeting

Saturday, October 28 — 4:00 – 7:00 pm “Family Fun Night” “It’s A Small World” 4 – 7 pm in the Great Hall

Monday, November 6 — 6:30 – 7:30 pm Jr. GOYA Monthly Meeting

Monday, November 20 — 6:30 – 7:30 pm Jr. GOYA Monthly Meeting

Saturday, December 2 — 10 am Build-A-Bear and Deliver them to St. Jude House

Sunday, December 3 — Nativity Icon Raffle

Monday, December 4 — 6:30 – 7:30 pm Monthly Meeting

Sunday, December 10 — Christmas Caroling after Sunday School

Thursday, December 14 — Christmas Family Fun Night in the Great Hall

Saturday, December 16 — 12:00 pm Christmas Pizza Party

Winter Weather Cancelation Policy:  If there are school cancellations, Youth Meetings will also be canceled that day.

HOPE and JOY (K – 4th grade):

Young Adult League of NW Indiana

Visit our Young Adult League of NW Indiana website page

Greek Dance Schedule

Please join us for a fun filled year of Greek Dancing!  For more info please call 708.663.4915 or email @fzarakas@gmail.com

 

These programs are open to the youth of our parish.  We encourage all of the young people of our community to take advantage of these ministries that allow you to meet other Orthodox Christians in a fun environment, as well as learning about our Orthodox Faith and yourselves through discussions, social events and service projects.  Come on out and see!  You will be glad you did!

 

 

 

   

JR. OLYMPICS 2016  Great job by all our athletes who represented our parish with heart, hustle and sportsmanship at the Metropolis of Chicago Junior Olympics Program, May 28-29.  Thank you to all our coaches who volunteered their time and did such a terrific job.  Special thanks goes out to Peter Georgiadis and his crew for organizing our parish roster.

Congratulations to medal & award recipients:

Katie Gardner – 2 Gold & 1 Silver in Swimming

George Dovellos – 2 Gold & 1 Silver in Swimming

Anastasia Tsagris – Silver in Track & Field

Demetri Massow – Silver in Track & Field

Xanthi Tsagris – Bronze in Track & Field

Thansis Georgiadis, Anesti Tsagris, Foti Collaros & Alex Emmaniolidis –  Silver in Track & Field (Relay)

Genevieve Mills – Silver in Softball Throw

Lambreni Tsampis – Silver in Softball Throw

Lauren Massow – Silver in Ping Pong

Erini Collaros – Scholarship Recipient

It was a lot of fun and we look forward to next year to bigger and better things.

 

 

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