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Memorial Service

posted Aug 4, 2017, 2:41 PM by D. Banas

On Sunday, August 13, 2017, there will be a memorial service of one-year for Dimitris Theodorelos.
May his memory be eternal!

Fall Greek Food Festival Sponsors

posted Mar 6, 2016, 2:03 PM by Christine Stelmack   [ updated Aug 14, 2016, 4:38 PM by John Banas ]

We are looking for Fall Greek Food Festival Sponsors.  We will have an advertising book that will be given out to all our food festival customers.  Our ad sizes are as follows - Full Page $100, Half Page $50, Quarter Page $35, Business card ad $25 and patron listing $20.  If you are interested in advertising or have any questions, please call Christine Stelmack (570) 417-4465.


posted Aug 21, 2015, 7:07 AM by John Banas   [ updated Mar 6, 2016, 1:20 PM by Christine Stelmack ]

There will be an AHEPA meeting on Sunday, April 3rd after church.  
All members are asked to attend.

Church Facebook Page

posted May 30, 2015, 6:56 PM by D. Banas

Our parish now has a Facebook page, from which we will share information about all aspects of church life, parish activities, and event photos.
To access the page, please visit .
Please note that you do not need to have a Facebook account to view our page.

2017 Fall Greek Food Festival

posted Apr 25, 2015, 5:25 PM by John Banas   [ updated Aug 4, 2017, 2:46 PM by D. Banas ]

The next Greek food festival will be held from Wednesday, October 11th to Saturday, October 13th from 11:00 A.M. to 8:00 P.M. daily.
Complete festival details and the updated menu is available online at .
The parish council is currently seeking volunteers.  Please contact Christina Stelmack at (570) 417-4465 to inform her of your availability during the four days of the festival.  Alternatively, send an e-mail to the church at 

Iconography Restoration Project

posted Mar 10, 2015, 11:45 AM by John Banas   [ updated Mar 6, 2016, 1:35 PM by Christine Stelmack ]

/The church is currently undergoing an icon restoration project to revitalize our Iconostasis.  We are also adding several new icons in the church.  For photos of the project so far, please click here.

In addition, the church is still accepting donations for new icons.  Please contact the Christina Stelmack by calling (570) 417-4465 or by e-mailing for more information.

Stewardship for 2016

posted Dec 19, 2014, 3:43 PM by John Banas   [ updated Mar 6, 2016, 1:42 PM by Christine Stelmack ]

Please visit the church Web site to view the updated stewardship information for 2016. This year's stewardship theme, requirements, and form have been added to the church Web site on the "Stewardship" page (

The continuation of the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Wilkes-Barre is dependent on the will of our parishioners.  The stewardship program provides parishioners with the opportunity to support the church according to each person's specific circumstances and financial status.  Thank you in advance for all your support of the continued operations of the parish.


posted May 15, 2013, 3:19 PM by John Banas   [ updated Apr 10, 2014, 6:45 PM ]

The AHEPA Black Diamond Chapter #55 of Wilkes-Barre, PA is currently seeking new members.
The mission of the AHEPA Family is to promote Hellenism, Education, Philanthropy, Civic Responsibility, and Family and Individual Excellence
Any adult males interested in joining are asked to see Bill Anagnos, chapter president, or e-mail 
More information about the organization is available at 

New Web Address

posted Feb 8, 2013, 4:37 PM by John Banas

Our parish Web site has a new Web address. 
Please access this site at from now on.

The former Web address will redirect to this new one.  The Web site content will remain the same.

Church Records

posted Jan 21, 2013, 2:04 PM by John Banas

The parish council and Fr. Gabriel are currently working to re-organize the church’s records of baptismal, wedding, and funeral certificates. At this time, if anybody in the parish is missing a certificate, please see a member of the parish council to resolve the problem.

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