Master Calendar 2014-15

Assumption Master Calendar 2014-2015

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Assumption Master Calendar 2014-2015 – i


August

8/1-4                15 Days of August Fast

8/14/2012        Assumption Feast Day Reception—following Vespers

*8/17               Feast Day Celebration Luncheon (Parish Council Event)

*8/18               Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

8/22                 RSI Program Design Meeting 6:30 PM

 

September

9/2                   Labor Day

9/7                   Sunday School Resumes (Blessing of Students) /Feast Nativity Theotokos

                        GOYA Board Meeting: 11:30 am- 12:00 PM

9/11                 Philoptochos General Meeting, Meet & Greet 6:30pm

9/13                 GOYA Kick-OFF Event @ 5 PM – 8 PM / Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

9/14                 Feast of the Cross (Saturday) Basil is needed after Service/ HCHC Tray

“Super Sunday” -Ministry Information Expo after church

9/15                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

 

9/23                 Society Of Wisdom 9:45 AM  Welcome Luncheon @ Assumption

9/25                 Women’s Book Club - 7 PM, Orphan Time by Christine Baker Cline

                        Jr. GOYA – 6 PM,  “Club 678” – Bake Off

9/27                 Regional Stewardship Seminar @ HTC - 9 AM

9/28                 Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades K/1)

New Altar Server Training after Church

9/29                 RSI: 6 PM Administrative & Involvement Leaders

                        RSI: 7 PM Introduction/Orientation Meeting with Leadership Team

9/30                 RSI: 7:00 PM Annual Stewardship Team Meeting


October

10/3-5              St. Katherine Greek Festival, Chandler

10/5                 National Church Music Sunday

`                       GOYA Board Meeting: 11:30 am- 12:00 PM

10/9                 Philoptochos General Membership meeting 7pm

10/10-12          Holy Trinity Cathedral Greek Festival, Phoenix

10/13-17          Scottsdale Unified School District Fall Break

10/19               “Christmas with the Karountzoses” fundraiser screening @ TBD

                        GOYA & Jr. GOYA @ the Movies

10/20               RSI: Major Lead Gifts 6 PM

                        RSI: Train Leadership Team 7 PM

                        RSI: Print Visual and Web Leaders 8 PM

10/21               RSI: Luncheon Mark Blackmore & Fr. Andrew 11:30 AM

                        RSI: Major Lead Gifts Program Leaders 6 PM

                        RSI: Prayer Bridge 7 PM

                        RSI Children’s Student Event 8:00 PM

10/22               RSI: Annual Stewardship Team 5:30 PM

                        RSI: Advance Commitment Team Leaders 6:30 PM

                        RSI: Information, Invitation and Response Team Leaders 7:30 PM

10/23               Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, The Husband’s Secret by Liane Moriarty

                        Jr. GOYA – 6 PM, Fall Harvest Party

10/25               Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

10/26               RSI: Distribute Special Edition Newsletter

                        Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades 2nd & 3rd)

10/26               Society of Wisdom: Social Hour Host

10/27               Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

10/28               Society Of Wisdom 9:30 AM Concert @ ASU Kerr Cultural Center

 

November

11/1                 New Comer’s Gathering - 4 PM

11/2                 GOYA Board Meeting 11:30 am – 12 pm

11/2-23            Philoptochos Turkey Drive -fundraiser for Vista Del Camino

11/8                 GOYA Project Mexico Blanket Fundraiser - 5 PM- 8 PM @ a home

11/9                 GOYA Sponsoring a Coffee Hour Fundraiser for Project Mexico

11/10               RSI: Major Lead Gifts Team Meeting 6:30 PM

11/11               Society of Wisdom Veteran Day Luncheon 11:00 AM with GOYA

                        RSI: Print, Visual, & Web Leaders 6:30 PM

                        RSI: Campaign Leadership Team Meeting 7:30 pm

11/13               Society of Wisdom: Thursday 11 AM, Potluck Picnic Railroad Park

                        Philoptochos General Membership meeting 7 PM

11/15               Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

11/16               Sunday School Nativity Canned Food Drive for Nativity Fast

                        Fall General Assembly Meeting

11/17               Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

11/20               Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, Mr. Ives Christmas by Oscar Hijuelos

11/22               Metropolis BAPSAEF Light the Path Southern CA

11/23               Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades 4th & 5th

11/27               Thanksgiving

 

December

12/4                 St. Barbara Feast Day – Special Program/Potluck

                        Women’s Book Club - Christmas Dinner/Book Exchange

12/6                 Metropolis BAPSAEF Light the Path Luncheon- Northern CA

                        RSI: Major Lead Gifts Gathering

12/7                 RSI: Annual Stewardship Commitment Sunday/Luncheon/PC Elections/ Sunday School Students: St. Nicholas Sack Lunch Project/ GOYA Board Meeting & Christmas Exchange 5 PM- 8PM @ a home

12/11               Philoptochos Board Meeting/2015 budget planning 6:30 PM

12/13               Tentative Philoptochos Membership Luncheon Christmas Party

12/14               Blessing of Thanksgiving for Stewardship Received/Sunday School Christmas Pageant

12/22-1/11       Sunday School Holiday Break

12/15               Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

12/22               Society Of Wisdom: Christmas Lights Tour 6:30 PM

12/25               Feast of the Nativity

12/28/2014      Vasilopita Sale/Koulourakia Sale

 

January (2015)

1/4                   Tray for St. Basil Academy/Vasilopita/Koulourakia Sale/GOYA Board Meeting

1/6                   Feast of Epiphany

1/7  -  1/8         Campaign Information Gatherings

1/10                 Tentative Kids ‘n’ Cancer – Agape Ball Holy Trinity Cathedral

                        Choir – 8 AM - 4 PM, Church Music Institute Workshop @ Assumption

1/11                 Campaign Information Gathering @ Assumption Community Center

1/11                 Sunday School Resumes/ Parish Vasilopita

1/12                 RSI: Mail Advance Commitment Invitations

RSI: Advance Commitment Team Meeting 6:30 PM

                        RSI: Leadership Team Commitment Meeting 7:30 PM

1/13                 RSI: Luncheon Mark Blackmore & Fr. Andrew 11:30 AM

                        RSI: Bridge Team Meeting 6:00 PM

                        RSI: Major Lead Gifts Meeting 6:30 PM

                        General Philoptochos Membership Meeting 7pm

1/13                 Society Of Wisdom: Church Cleaning and lunch outing 9:45 AM   

1/14  -  1/15     Campaign Information Gathering

1/16-18            GOYA Annual Winter Retreat @ Prescott

1/17                 RSI: Assemble Informational Packets for Distribution

1/18                 RSI: Informational Packets Distribution #1

1/19                 RSI: Train Advance Commitment Team 6:30 PM

                        RSI: Leadership Team Check Meeting 7 PM

                        Advance calls begin

1/23                 RSI: Major Lead Gifts Gathering Lunch Time

1/24                 RSI: Major Lead Gifts Gathering 7:00 PM/ RSI: Advance Commitment Team End their Reservation Calls

1/25                 RSI: Testimonial #1 /Information Distribution #2/ Adv. Team turn in call sheets         

1/25                 Sunday School Festival of Faith

                        Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades 6th, 7th, 8th) 

1/26                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

1/28                 RSI: Mail Information Packets to those who did not pick them up

1/29                 Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, The Boys in the Boat by Daniel James Brown

1/31                 Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

 

February

2/1                   RSI: Testimonial # 2 / Triodion Begins/Super Bowl Phoenix/GOYA Board Meeting 11:30 am – 12 pm

2/2                   RSI: Train Invitation Team 6:30 PM

                        RSI: 7:00 PM - Advance Commitment Gathering #1

2/3                   RSI: 6 PM Bridge Team Meeting #3- 6 PM

                        RSI: Train Response Wrap Up Team 6:30 PM

                        RSI: Advance Commitment Gathering #2 7 PM

2/6                   Philoptochos Crab Feast

2/10                 Society of Wisdom 9:45 AM Valentine Gathering

2/8                   RSI: Testimonial # 3 / Go Red Sunday—Awareness for Heart Health American Heart Assoc.

2/12                 Philoptochos General Membership Meeting 7PM-Hors d’oeuvres & Wine 6:30 –Speaker

2/13-15            FDF-Anaheim, CA

2/15                 RSI: Testimonial # 4 / Announce Advance Commitment Totals

2/16                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM / RSI: Mail Commitment Cards, brochure to everyone

2/19                 Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

                        Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

2/22                 RSI: Testimonial #5 Commitment Day & Food Event/Forgiveness Sunday – GOYA 6 PM-9 PM

2/23                 Clean Monday- Lent Begins

RSI: Mail Fr. Andrew’s letter, Response Team Assignment Meeting -7 PM/ Response Team Begins Wrap up Calls

2/28                 RSI: Response Team Wrap Up Calls End Today

 

March

3/1                   GOYA Board Meeting 11:30 am – 12 PM/Lent Drive for Phoenix Rescue Mission (students will collect food and supplies during the Lenten Fast for Phoenix Rescue Mission)

                        Philoptochos Loukoumades - Sunday of Orthodoxy           

3/7                   Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

3/8                   RSI: Announce the Results of Campaign/ GOYA Movie Night 5 PM – 8 PM

                        Philoptochos Pascha Plant Sale through 4/5/2015

3/11                 RSI: Mail Thank you Letters

3/12                 Philoptochos General meeting –Lenten Program & Pot-Luck 6:30pm/Philoptochos Board Nominations Elect Nominations Committee

3/14                 Annual Assumption Outreach Day

3/15                 RSI: Announce first Offering Results of Campaign

                        Assumption Jr. Division Oratorical Festival

                        Philoptochos: Loukoumades Sale

3/16                 Parish Council Meeting @ 6:30 PM

3/19                 Society of Wisdom Picnic Piestewa Peak

3/22                 Assumption Sr. Division Oratorical Festival

3/25                 Feast of Annunciation

3/26                 Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, Families and Faith by Vern Bengston

3/29                 District Oratorical Festival at Assumption- 4 PM

3/29                 Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades K, 1st, 2nd 3rd

 

April

4/2                   Philoptochos General Meeting 7pm- Lenten Program—or cancel?

4/4                   Saturday of Lazarus/ Pancake breakfast Palm Cross      

4/5                   GOYA Board Meeting/ Philoptochos- Tsourekia/Koulourakia Sale - Palm Sunday Luncheon (PC Event)

4/10                 Holy Friday Retreat

4/11                 Midnight Pascha Meal (PC Sponsored Event)

4/12                 Pascha/Easter

TBA                OCMC Walk For Missions

4/14                 Society of Wisdom 9 AM Desert Botanical Garden

4/19                 GOYA - 2nd Annual amazing Race Event

4/20                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

4/23                 Women’s Book Club – 7 PM Thirty Steps to Heaven by Vasilios Papavassiliou

4/25                 Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

4/26                 Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (Grades 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th,8th)

 

May

5/2                   Liturgy @ Lake Havasu City

5/3                   Spring General Assembly/ GOYA Board Meeting 11:30 am – 12 PM

5/8                   Philoptochos end of year Meeting Potluck 6:30pm

Board Elections 7:00pm

5/10                 Metropolis Oratorical Festival at St. Nicholas Ranch & Retreat Center

5/10                 Mother’s Day (PC Event) Flowers Needed

5/12                 Society of Wisdom: 9 AM Olive Mill Trip

5/14                 Philoptochos Meeting 6:30pm- Potluck/Elections

5/17                 Sunday School Graduation

                        Sunday school Social Hour Sponsorship (All Grades)

5/18                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

5/21                 Women’s Book Club – 7 PM, Love Anthony by Lisa Genova

5/22-24            Memorial Day Weekend - Kids ‘n’ Cancer Family Camp AZ

5/27                 GOYA Year End Party 5 PM- 8 PM

5/31                 Pentecost

5/31 – 6/5        All Saints Camp

 

June

TBD                Assumption VBS

5/31 – 6/5        All Saints Camp

6/5 – 6/7          Archdiocesan Oratorical Festival

at St. Anthony's Greek Orthodox Church in Pasadena, CA

6/8                   Fast of the Apostles begins

6/15                 Parish Council Meeting 6:30 PM

6/21                 Father’s Day Reception (PC Event)

6/23                 Society of Wisdom 9:45 AM Light Rail To Mill Ave lunch

 

July

TBA                Project Mexico OBT (Home Build Mission Trip)

7/14                 Society of Wisdom: 9 AM Church cleaning & lunch @ Randy’s

 

August

8/8                   Society of Wisdom: Social Hour Host

8/14                 Feast Day Vespers Reception (Philoptochos)

8/15                 Feast Day of Assumption

8/17                 Parish Council Meeting @ 6:30 PM