The Hellenic Society Prometheas

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Upcoming Events


Saturday, January 25, 2020: Greek Letters Day (Day of the Three Hierarchs)

Mary Norris, former Copy Editor at the New Yorker, and author of “Greek to Me” and the best-selling “Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen”, will present “Greek to Me”, a discussion on the timelessness of the Greek language, at St. George Greek Orthodox Church. The Hellenic Society Prometheas will then present its Hellenic Language and Culture Awards to students of Greek schools of the Washington D.C. Metropolitan area, followed by the traditional cut of the Vassilopitta and Reception.

Event flyer: part 1 Prometheas Greek Letters Day 2020



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.




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Recent Events

Sunday, December 15, 2019: Prometheas Christmas Dinner

The Hellenic Society Prometheas hosted its Christmas Dinner Party at the Greek Taverna in McLean, VA, with a special dinner menu and live music. Event flyer: part 1 Prometheas Christmas Dinner Party


Sunday, December 1, 2019: Prometheas Board elections

The Hellenic Society Prometheas convened the Biannual General Assembly on Sunday, December 1, at the Hellenic Center in Bethesda, MD,  to conduct elections for a new Board for the next two years. Special newsletter: part 1 Prometheas Elections 2019


About Prometheas

Prometheas is a social & cultural organization established in 1978.

Its goals are to promote the ideals of Hellenic culture both ancient and modern and to provide its members with a forum and mechanism to pursue matters of common interest.

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