Scroll down for a complete list of upcoming events at Saints Joachim & Anne Armenian Apostolic Church.


(last updated  1/18/20)


Sunday Services at Sts. Joachim and Anne begin at 10am unless otherwise noted.



Upcoming Events

Jan 21 (Tues)               Parish Council 7:15m

Jan 25 (Sat)                 St. Gregory Winterfest  5PM-10PM

Jan 26 (Sun)                Badarak, VanderMeer Family Hokehankeesd, Dennis VanderMeer one man play

Feb 2 (Sun)                  Instructional Badarak - Hokehankeesd for Annalee Tarazoff - ACYOA Jr. Bible Study

                                    Piano Concert - The Armenian Music of Gomidas 3-4:15PM - Skokie Public Library

                                    5215 Oakton St., Skokie, IL - Free Admission

Feb 6-9                        ACYOA Mission Trip to Atlanta  2020. Led by Fr. Yeprem. 

Feb 8 (Sat)                   Pads meal- to feed the homeless - see Tirouhe to volunteer

Feb 9 (Sun)                  Instructional Badarak- Bible Study

                                    Meeting of 'Sisters of Sts. Joachim and Anne' during coffee hour.  All women are invited.

Feb 11 (Tues)              Parish Council 7:15pm

Feb 16 (Sun)                Parish Assembly

Feb 22 (Sat)                 Poon Paregentan Dinner Dance at Belvedere Banquets,

Feb 23 (Sun)                Poon Paregentan - Pot luck Luncheon

March 1 (Sat)              Women's Lenten Retreat 10am to 3pm (date and location tentative)

March 2 (Sun)             Instructional Badarak - ACYOA Junior Bible Study

March 10 (Tues)          Parish Council 7:15pm

Mar 14 (Sat)                Beds (Pads) meal- to feed the homeless - see Tirouhe to volunteer

                                    Saintly Women's Day Greenfield

March 22 (Sun)           Bible Study during coffee hour

April 5 (Sun)               Palm Sunday

April 9 (Thurs)                        Washing of Feet and Evening Vigil services

April 10 (Fri)               Great Friday service in afternoon

April 11 (Sat)              Easter Eve- Badarak in pm

April 12 (Sun)             Easter Sunday

May 10 (Sun)              Mother's Day- Hokehankeesd for mothers - delivering carnations to nursing home

June 21 (Sun)              Fathers' Day - hokehankeesd for fathers

June 22-July 1             Jerusalem Pilgrimage for 21 to 26 year olds- see Fr. Tavit for details

July 1-21                     Armenian Service Project.  See for details

July 29-Aug1               Hye Camp Staff Training

Aug 1- Aug 8               Hye Camp