During 2014, NHS celebrated the 50th Anniversary of Zorba the Greek, by hosting screenings of the re-mastered film across the country. NHS members, family and friends enjoyed this Academy Award winning film and were fortunate to have Katherine Quinn, widow of Anthony Quinn, on hand to share anecdotes and stories about her late husband’s epic… Continue Reading
Save the date! Mark your calendars – October 8 – 11 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Details to follow……stay tuned!
The marathon exhibit continues to make its way around the country. Read more about the history of the marathon and the event at Camden Yards.
Close to 150 friends and local NHS members gathered to view the re-mastered version of Zorba the Greek at the Angelika theater in Fairfax, Virginia. Katherine Quinn, widow of Anthony Quinn, was in attendance to introduce the film and share anecdotes about her late husband. A reception followed the showing. The Boston and Los Angeles… Continue Reading
Heritage Greece is a 2-week cultural and educational immersion program comprising educational and cultural activities, classroom instruction and field trips that earn the students college credit. The 2015 program runs June 11 – 28. Application deadline is March 27, 2015. Click on the heading to find out more.
The National Hellenic Museum and the National Hellenic Society hosted renowned author and journalist Nicholas Gage, in a fascinating and moving presentation, “A Writer’s Odyssey.”
More than one hundred guests heard Gage review his life’s experiences as a Greek immigrant, as well as a journalist, investigative reporter and foreign correspondent for The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal and the Associated Press.
The National Hellenic Society celebrates Hellenic heritage by sponsoring and organizing programs and activities that promote and preserve the values and ideals of our Hellenic culture, thereby enriching our community and nation.