Pan Arcadian Federation of America West District

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Pan Arcadian Youth Beach Day, Laguna Beach - June 9, 2019

Hi PFA West District Chapter Presidents and Secretaries,

NEA MANTINEIA #102 Los Angeles is hosting a SUMMER PAN ARCADIAN YOUTH BEACH DAY and inviting the young adults of the PFA West District to attend. A flyer with all the information is included with this email.

Please get this information out to the members of your chapter as soon as possible and spread the word since it will be on Sunday, June 9, 2019. Time is short.  Although this is an event sponsored by the LA Chapter, it is something that members of all the chapters in the district can attend.  While this is a YOUTH event, any age can attend, and everyone is encouraged to participate. 

A day of fun, eating, swimming and meeting other Arcadians is in store. 

Please get this announcement out and let me know how many participants will be going. You may RSVP directly to:

nikysyrengelas@gmail.com
or James Rigopoulos 619-300-0312

Thanks for your attention to this. I know it’s short notice and this is a busy time, but let’s all give an effort to support this event. 

Thanks 
Joanne, PFA WDG
Download the flyer above for more information.

Young Adult Event - NY Greek Independence Day Parade - April 14, 2019

Young Adults, ages 20-35 are invited to participate in a weekend of events in New York

Schedule is as follows:
Friday, April 12th      – Meet & Greet/Welcome Reception at Geros tou Morea House 7pm
Saturday, April 13th – Youth Forum 10 am
Saturday, April 13th – Greek Night time TBA
Sunday, April 14th   – Greek Independence Day Parade, buses will leave the Geros tou Morea house   at 11:30 am - Luncheon at the Geros tou Morea House - An “After Parade Party” (optional) in the evening with a performance from a well-known Greek artist

Young Adult (20-35 yo)—or one of their parents—need to be a member in good standing of a PFA
chapter to be eligible to participate.

West District is able to send five (5) young adults who will receive $600 each for their travel expenses and partial hotel accommodations.

Please submit names to Joanne Saltas, WPFA DG email joannesaltas@gmail.com by April 4, 2019

Download the flyer to the right for more information.

United Arcadians of San Francisco Vasilopita Dinner - January 10, 2019

Happy New Year! The United Arcadians of San Francisco #35 invites members, their families and fellow Arcadians to attend their annual Vasilopita Dinner at 6:30 pm on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at the Holy Trinity Christopher Center, 999 Brotherhood Way, San Francisco.

 

We again will be having a raffle with great prizes.  We look forward to seeing you all Thursday! 

 

Download the flyer to the right for additional information or please contact Diane Antonis at 415-681-4369 or Christi Tsiplakos at 650-992-9619

Upcoming Oakland Skopi #85 Christmas Party and Macaronada Events

The Oakland Skopi #85 Chapter will host their annual Christmas party on Sunday, December 16, 2018, and their annual Macaronada Dinner & Apokriatiko Glendi will be on Saturday, February 23, 2019. Both events will be held at the Ascension Cathedral, 4700 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA.


Please download the flyers below for additional details and reservation information.

Los Angeles Nea Mantineia's "Alosis tis Tripolis", September 8, 2018

The Los Angeles Nea Mantineia Chapter #102 invites you to their 30th annual "Alosis tis Tripolis" celebration on Saturday, the 8th of September, at Saint John's Greek Orthodox Church, 405 N Dale Ave, Anaheim, CA.

 

The social hour begins at 6 pm and dinner is served at 7 pm. Dinner includes traditional Greek food and desserts. The cost is $80 for adults, $40 for youth (under 25), and $25 for children under 12.  We will have a guest speaker and the entertainment will include live Greek music! The proceeds will help us support UCLA's Stavros Niarchos Hellenic Cultural Studies Center.


For reservations contact Kostas Kapogianis (714-726-7383). Download the flyer to the right for additional details and reservation information.

New York National PFA Convention, November 15-18, 2018

Updated August 9, 2018

The 74th National Convention of the P.FA will take place in New York from November 15 - 18, 2018. The Convention is being organized under the aegis of the Eastern District of the PFA and is being co-hosted by the three PFA Chapters in the New York metro area, "Geros Tou Morea", "Eparhia Kynourias" and "Athena Mutual Society".

 

The Convention is going to take place at the Marriot LaGuardia Hotel. We have secured a discounted rate of $140 plus tax for one bed rooms and $150 plus tax for two bed rooms. More details about the reservations will follow shortly.


According to our constitution two months before the Convention, which is September 15th, all delegates must be registered and paid their registration fee of $250. Please make checks payable to P.F.A. 74th National Convention and mail to 880 North York Rd., Elmhurst, IL 60126.


Download the letter to the right for additional information. Also, please consider placing an ad in the commemorative 74th PFA Convention Album. The ad form can be downloaded here.


Denver Arcadians Annual Summer Picnic, July 15, 2018

The Denver Arcadians invite you to their Annual Summer Scholarship Picnic on Sunday, July 15, 2018.

The picnic will be from noon to 5:00 pm at the Brotherhood of St George, 360 Forest Street, Denver. 

There is no admission charge, but "Love Donations" will gladly be accepted.  The proceeds will benefit the Chapter Scholarship Fund.

San Jose Western District Convention, May 4-6, 2018

March 30, 2018 update

 

Dear Western District Chapter Officers and Members,


The Pan Arcadian Chapter #103-Theodoros Kolokotronis of San Jose is happy to announce the details of 58th Western District Convention. We look forward to seeing everyone there.  Here are some important information:

 

A special rate of $130.00/night for Friday and Saturday nights has been reserved for attendees of the convention. Hotel reservations must be booked by April 13th, 2018 in order to secure the convention rate.  You may book the hotel room with the following link:

 

http://doubletree.hilton.com/en/dt/groups/personalized/S/SJCPPDT-PFA-20180504/index.jhtml


Note that a limited number of rooms have now been made available for Sunday night at the special rate.  However, these must also be booked by the April 13th deadline.


Delegate/Alternative/Observer forms must be received by April 20, 2018.

 

We are also offering an event package for those who would like to attend the evening events. 

 

We have a fun filled weekend planned for everyone that includes a Welcome Reception Friday Night and a Glendi Saturday Night.  Please download and review the documents to the right for further information.


Please reach out to us with any questions and please share with everyone!


With Arcadian Pride,

Pete Panos-President

George Spilios-Vice President

Nick Tsolis-Treasurer

Christos Matheou-Secretary 

Pan Arcadian National Summit, January 26-28, 2018

Dear Arcadian Brothers and Sisters,

 

We cordially invite you to attend a special gathering hosted by the Pan-Arcadian Federation of America (PFA). We invite you to this first ever National Summit where Arcadians of all ages from every town, city, and region in the United States will gather to discuss ideas regarding the future of our organization and implement a new domestic agenda. This national summit is open to everyone of Arcadian descent regardless if you are a current member or not, as you will be able to sign up at the meeting.

 

The event will take place on January 26-28, 2018 at the Pan Arcadian National headquarters located at 880 York Road, Elmhurst, Illinois. An itinerary of the weekend’s festivities and events will be made available as soon as all details have been finalized. Hotel accommodations will be provided for by the PFA.

 

Please RSVP by Friday the 19th of January to our Executive Secretary, Anna Harisiades, at (630) 833-1900 or George Xerakias at (917) 209-0182 or Gxerakias@gmail.com.

 

With Warm Regards,  


Andreas Pappantoniou

President , Pan Arcadian Federation of America

 

George Xerakias

Event Coordinator

President, Greek Mutual Society "Athena" Chapter #44

 

TIME FOR ALL ARCADIANS TO COME HOME

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Salt Lake City Theodoros Kolokotronis Chapter #90 Christmas Party

Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at 7:00 PM

 

Mandarin Restaurant

348 East 900 North

Bountiful, UT 


Family-style Dinner 

$25/adults

$12.50/children 6-12

Children 1-5 FREE

 

RSVP by Dec. 9 to Karen

karenanast@gmail.com  or 801-913-2414

Upcoming Oakland Skopi #85 Christmas Party and Macaronada Events

The Oakland Skopi #85 Chapter will host their annual Christmas party on Saturday, December 2, 2017, and their annual Macaronada Dinner & Apokriatiko Glendi will be on Saturday, February 3, 2018. Both events will be held at the Ascension Cathedral, 4700 Lincoln Avenue, Oakland, CA.


Please download the flyers below for additional details and reservation information.