Armenian Martyrs Day Commemoration

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History / Heritage - Lecture/Discussion

Date & Time: Sunday, April 23, 2017
12:30 PM-3:30 PM

Suggested Audiences: Elders, Adult, College, High School
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Armenian Church Of Our Saviour Cultural Center
34 Boynton Street
Worcester, MA 01609
Cost: Free
Description: Program features the following: Master of Ceremonies MA State Representative David Muradian; City Proclamation by Mayor Joseph Petty; Citations from the MA State Senate and House of Representatives; remarks by Congressman James McGovern; reading of the winner essay on the Armenian Genocide from Doherty High School; presentations by Clark University PhD Candidates Emre Daglioglu and Burcin Gercek from the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies. Refreshments served following the program. From 9:00AM to 2:00PM there will be a Blood Drive in the Church Hall. On Tuesday, April 25 at City Hall, a Service is scheduled at 6:30PM at the Genocide Memorial Tree and Monument followed at 7:00PM in the City Council Chambers by the Opening Prayer by Worcester Armenian Clergy and remarks by an Armenian Youth Organization Member.
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Phone: 508-963-2076
Entered by: Worcester Multicultural Committee

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Created: April 16, 2017 at 10:11 PM
Last Modified: April 16, 2017 at 10:14 PM

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