St. Vartan Cathedral in New York City will mark Sts. Vartanantz Day on Thursday, Feb. 28. A dinner and program at 7 p.m. will follow badarak (beginning at 5:30 p.m.) in Haik and Alice Kavookjian Auditorium. Guest speaker Arpi Nakashian; performances by the Astghikner Junior Vocal Ensemble and the Yerevan Dance Ensemble of Brooklyn’s St. Gregory Mission Parish. Organized with the participation of the Mid-Atlantic Knights and Daughters of Vartan. Click here for an informative flyer.
Holy Ascension of Trumbull, CT, will present a lecture, “Madame Zabel Yesayan: Armenian Woman Writer, Activist, Humanitarian, and Martyr,” by pastor Fr. Untzag Nalbandian, on Sunday, Mar. 24, at 12 noon, at the church (1460 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull). Hosted by the Parish Council and Women’s Guild. Click here for a flyer.
St. Mary Church of Livingston, NJ, will host a Mardi Gras dance on Saturday, Mar. 2, at 7 p.m., in the church’s Haroutune and Siranoush Toufayan Hall (200 W. Mt. Pleasant Ave., Livingston). Music by the all-star John Berberian Ensemble, feautiring Steve Vosbikian. Children and students welcome. For information and a flyer, and to purchase online tickets, click here.
Holy Ascension Church of Trumbull, CT, will hold a Mardi Gras show on Sunday, Mar. 3, at 1 p.m., in the church hall (1460 Huntington Tpke., Trumbull). For information and ticket details click here for a flyer.