Exciting news. The Empire District 6 Convention will take place in the cradle of Greek civilization in the U.S.A. Astoria, New York on Friday June 7 through Sunday, June 9. CLICK HERE FOR ALL INFORMATION AND REGISTRATION FORMS. The Information and Registration Packet includes hotel information and full details of all events discussed below. Included in the Information packet is the Journal Ad form. Whether you can attend or not, please consider taking out a Journal Ad to support the Convention!
Thank you Hermes 186 and Ilion Chapter 135 for hosting what promises to be a wonderful Convention!!!
The Convention weekend will start off on Friday with a wonderful, informal party sponsored by the Sons of Pericles and Maids of Athena at Anable’s Basin Sailing Bar and Grill. Enjoy wonderful views of Manhattan at this waterfront establishment. It is pay as you go at Anables.
On Saturday morning, our business meetings of the four Orders will take place at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Cathedral in Astoria. Follow the signs. We have reserved a limited amount of prepaid parking at a local lot. There is a municipal lot as well. There is a very very limited supply of parking for those that have a handicap parking sticker at St. Demetrios that will be allotted in the Order of registration. We can not guarantee available parking at St. Demetrios for those who register too late.
The Scholarship Luncheon will be hosted by the Ilion Chapter at St. Demetrios and will be wonderful as always!!!
At night, get ready to kick up your heels and enjoy our main social event, Dinner and drinks at Central Bar and Lounge, a wonderful venue.
On Sunday, we will enjoy Liturgy at St. Demetrios and then be entertained by a wonderful Greek Dancers.
WE ENCOURAGE ALL DAUGHTERS IN GOOD STANDING WHETHER A DELEGATE OR NOT TO ATTEND THE CONVENTION!!!!
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