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Women’s Guild Gives Back

Our Women's Guild held their Christmas party and organized an outreach project on Monday, December 8. More than 55 women participated in the event, which featured a Chinese buffet dinner, a “Festive Christmas Sweater Contest,” and the assembling of more than 300 gift bags of toiletries and...
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Family Day Thanksgiving Dinner

On Sunday, November 23rd, St. James parishioners kicked off the holiday season with the annual Family Day Thanksgiving Dinner, hosted by the ACYOA.  Following Divine Liturgy, parishioners and friends enjoyed a full turkey dinner, served by the ACYOA members. Prior to the dinner, Fr. Arakel...
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Kalaydjian Library Dedication

Sunday, November 16th was a memorable day for St. James Church. Immediately following Divine Liturgy, the parish conducted a Dedication Service and Opening of the Kalaydjian Library, in memory of Ara Kalaydjian, former editor of the Armenian Mirror-Spectator and Sion, the monthly publication of the Armenian...
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Halloween Outreach Project

On Sunday, October 26th our Sunday School students and Sunday Sprouts participated in a special Outreach project.  The day began with an Assembly discussing Halloween, the Feast of All Saints, and a presentation discussing how faith can overcome fear.  Afterwards, the younger grades decorated and filled Halloween...
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Walk of Life Supports ABMDR

St. James Armenian Church participated in 3rd Annual New England walkathon of the Armenian Bone Marrow Donor Registry (ABMDR) on September 27th.  The Walk of Life followed a 2.2-mile route through Watertown, where participants went on to enjoy great music, dancing, and food, along with...
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