Welcome To The New Website of The Hellenic Society Prometheas
Greek Letters Day Celebration: Saturday, January 26, 2019, 7:00 pm. St. George Greek Orthodox Church. Lecture, presentation of Prometheas Hellenic Language and Culture awards to students of the Washington DC Metropolitan area Greek schools, and cutting of the Society’s Vassilopitta. Event Flyer:
Kazantzakis, a film (2017) by Yiannis Smaragdis: To be screened at Katzen Arts Center, American University on Sunday, February 17, 2019, at 3:00 at p.m. It is the true story of one of the greatest Greek authors of the 20th century, Nikos Kazantzakis, based on his autobiography “Report to Greco.” A story of love, faith of one author who survived the adversities and cruelties of his time, making his life’s work live through the ages. Announcement to follow.
The Hellenic Society Prometheas is a social and cultural nonprofit organization created in 1978 and based in Washington, D.C. Its goals are to promote the ideals of Hellenism and Hellenic culture both past and present, as well as to provide society members with a forum through which to pursue matters of common interest.
Current Newsletter Available:
Prometheas’ 40th Anniversary Celebration
On Saturday, December 1st 2018, we celebrated Hellenic Society Prometheas’ 40th Anniversary!
Program – 40th Anniversary (.pdf)
Video with Greetings from Past Presidents and Founding Members:
Event Photo Album:
Flyer – 40th Anniversary (.pdf)