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


(last updated 2/20/19)


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



Feb 24 (Sun)                 Parish Assembly at noon - preceded by lunch

Feb 26 (Tues)               Ghevontyants Joint Midwest Badarak @ St. James -9:30am morning service, 10am Badarak

March 2 (Sat)               Poon Paregentan Dinner Dance

March 3 (Sun)              Poon Paregentan  - Curtain open for communion - games and dancing afterwards.

March 4 (Mon)             Lent Begins

March 6 (Wed)             6pm Lenten Dinner and Service- Women's Guild prepares meal

March 9 (Sat)               Women's Guild Baking

March 10 (Sun)             ACYOA Junior Bible Study  and a Food Drive for the Poor

March 12 (Tues)           Parish Council Meeting 7:15pm

March 13 (Wed)            6pm Lenten Service and Dinner - Choir Prepares Meal

March 20 (Wed)            6pm Lenten Dinner and Service - Women's Guild prepares meal

March 23 (Sat)              Midwest Regional Saintly Women's Day- St. James Church

March 27 (Wed)            6pm Lenten Dinner and Service - Sunday School Prepares Meal

April 3 (Wed)               No Lenten dinner and service today.

April 10 (Wed)              6pm Lenten Dinner and Service  - Parish Council

April 7 (Sun)                Badarak with open Curtain for the Annunciation to the Holy Mother of God

                                    ACYOA Junior Bible Study

April 13 (Sat)                PADS - Meal preparation and service for the poor - See Tirouhe to help

April 14 (Sun)              Palm Sunday - Brunch - Bake Sale ACYOA

April 18 (Thurs)            Holy Thursday

April 19 (Fri)                Holy Friday

April 20 (Sat)                Easter Eve

April 21 (Sun)              Easter

May 2-4                        Diocesan Assembly and Women's Guild Assembly. Watertown, MA

May 5 (Sun)                 Women's Guild Meeting - ACYOA Junior Bible Study

May 11 (Sat)                 Very Fr. Daniel Findikyan to be ordained a bishop in Etchmiadzin this weekend

                                    PADS - Meal preparation and service for the poor - See Tirouhe to help

May 12 (Sun)               Mother's Day

May 14 (Tues)              Parish Council Meeting 7:15pm (tentative)

June 2 (Sun)                 Women's Guild Meeting- ACYOA Junior Bible Study

June 15 (Sat)               Bishop's 5K Run in Chicago  

                                    Our Primate Very Rev. Fr. Daniel will be visiting our parish for a 7pm service,

                                    lecture and social.

June 16 (Sun)              The Primate will preside at Badarak.  Father's Day Hokehankeesd. 

                                    A luncheon will follow.

June 28+29                 Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, Dn. Narek Garebedian Scheduled to be                                              Ordained to the Sacred Order of the Priesthood.

July 14 (Sun)              Guild Meeting

July 21 (Sun)              Our Church Picnic

July 25- 28                  Hye Camp Staff Training

July 28 to August 3    Hye Camp

Aug 4 (Sun)                Guild Meeting

Aug 18 (Sun)              Assumption- Blessing of Grapes

Sept 15 (Sun)              Exaltation of the Holy Cross

Oct 27 (Sun)               Halloween Party (tentative)