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Belmont Greek Festival, Aug. 30-Sept. 1, 2014
The magic of the Mediterranean comes to the Peninsula at the 44th Annual Belmont Greek Festival, Labor Day weekend, Sat., Aug. 30 – Mon., Sept. 1, at Holy Cross Greek Orthodox Church, 900 Alameda de las Pulgas (corner of Ralston Avenue), in Belmont.  For more information, visit the official Belmont Greek Festival website, www.goholycross.org/festival .      [more]
Donations in memory of Presvytera Krissy
The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, donations may be made to (1) Saint Anna Greek Orthodox Church Building Find / Capital Campaign at 1001 Stone Canyon Drive, Roseville, CA 95661, (916)772-9372 or www.saintanna.org/stewardship/donate  OR (2) Bonnie J. Addario Lung Cancer Foundation at 1101 Industrial Road #1, San Carlos, CA  94070, (650) 598-2857 or www.krissyskause.org
Festival Sponsorships
We welcome your financial donations towards: The purchase of various food ingredients; Underwriting a “food booth”; Overall Festival costs and expenses; Donations may be made in any denomination; Donors names will appear on a page in the Festival program; Contact Mike Malekos at 415-407-0543
Festival Program Book
Please consider placing an ad in support of or to advertise your business in this year's Festival Program book. Please contact Anastacia Stamates at anastaciams@yahoo.com or 868-2569 for more information.  The due date for art work is July 25. Thank you!
Festival Cooking and Baking
Join us and lend a hand as we continue our cooking and baking for the Labor Day Belmont Greek Festival.  No experience necessary - we'll teach you anything (and everything) you need to know.  Lots of fun and fellowship, and you'll feel great afterwards (call it "aromatherapy").  Contact any of these co-chairs to let them know you are coming, or if you have any questions, please contact Marian at 504-8136.

Moussaka / July 19,20&21 (Sat,Sun&Mon) / Thomy (408) 737-7291
Paximadia / July 22 (Tues) / Katina 341-9309 and Fanoula 358-9288
Kourambiedes / July 23 (Wed) / Terry 595-4363
Spanakopita & Tiropita / July 26&27 (Sat&Sun) / Othonia 593-2537 and Niki 345-0104
Pastitso / July 28,29 (Mon&Tues) / Father Peter 591-4447 and Kathy 593-7425
Dolmades / Aug 1&2 (Fri&Sat) / Amalia 873-8048 and Soula 592-5771
Galactoboureko / August 9&10 (Sat&Sun) / Jenny 261-9168 and Tanya 279-9776
Bakalava / Aug 16&17 (Sat&Sun) / Eleni 573-1815
Fasolakia Sauce / Aug 23 (Sat) / Thomy (408) 737-7291
Youvetsi / Aug 23 (Sat) / Chris 529-0180
Kataifi / Aug 24 (Sun) / Marian 504-8136
Chicken Prep / Aug 25 (Mon) / Mark 892-4197
Meat Cutting / Aug 26 (Tue) / Harry & Emily 366-9794
Lamb prep / Aug 27 (Wed) / Gary (415) 602-7301
Meat Skewering / Aug 28 (Thu) / Harry & Emily 366-9794
Fasolatha Soup / Aug 29 (Fri) / Thomy (408) 737-7291
Kalamari Prep / Aug 29 (Fri) / Jenny 261-9168 and Anthony 591-5393
eScrip supports our Youth Ministries
An easy way to support our parish Youth Ministries Programs sponsored by the Youth Council of Holy Cross is through eScrip. Signing up is easy. Click this link, enter "Youth Council of the Holy Cross Church" or our Group ID# 6079703 when prompted, then complete the remaining steps.  That's it! Thank you for your support.
DONATIONS MADE EASY
Did you know Holy Cross parishioners may now send in their stewardship and other donations on-line at our website? Just click on the online giving banner to the right and learn how! Register TODAY!
The AGORA needs YOU!
...and your collectibles! Please begin looking for those treasures and set them aside until August. Also, please see Sunday's bulletin, June 22 for details.  And, if you would like to help with sorting and organizing please contact Mary at 347-6910.
Saint Nicholas Summer Camp
Weeks one and three are completely sold out and full. Our week is July 14-20, the second week still has openings. Join Junior High and High School students from our parish and enjoy a great week of fun and fellowship in the foothills of Yosemite. Scholarships are available. Please contact Father John if you have questions.

GREEK SCHOOL NEWS The Greek School is looking for native Greek speakers who would be interested in teaching at our school. Greek School registration and evaluation is September 10 for new students. School resumes on September 15. Please contact Theodora Kounalakis,  tkounalakis@yahoo.com,  if interested in either. Have a great summer!

  

Saturday, July 19 – 5:30 PM, Great Vespers
Sunday, July 20 – 8:15 AM, Orthros, 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy - Prophet Elias
Thursday, July 24 and Friday, July 25 - Dormition of Saint Anna services in Roseville
Saturday, July 26 - 8 AM, Matins; 9 AM, Divine Liturgy – Saint Paraskevi
Saturday, July 26 – 5:30 PM, Great Vespers
Sunday, July 27 – 8:15 AM, Orthros, 9:30 AM, Divine Liturgy - Saint Panteleimon
Monday, July 28 8 AM, Orthros, 9 AM, Divine Liturgy – Saint Irene Chrysovalantou

 

  
If you wish to serve in the Altar, please contact Konstantine Salmas.

Attention All Acolytes.  Please check with Konstantine or Father John for the current schedule. You may serve on Sundays when your group is not assigned, but on non-assigned days you must go to Religious Education after communion. If you are assigned, then all remain in the altar through the end of the Liturgy.  All groups are called to be there for: Thanksgiving Sunday, Christmas Eve, Saturday of Lazarus and Holy Week. 
  
Please check with your leader or co-leader for the current schedule.
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