11 THE SHEPHERD • DECEMBER 2021 • SAINT SPYRIDON GREEK ORTHODOX CHURCH OF SAN DIEGO A.H.E.P.A. AHEPA Toys for Tots Drive Friday, December 10th 6pm-10pm Troy’s Greek Restaurant 10450 Friars Rd San Diego, CA 92120 In our continuing e ort to help those less fortunate, Our San Diego AHEPA Chapter 223 is partnering with Toys for Tots to host a toy drive on Friday, December 10th at Troy’s Greek Restaurant. We will be there from 6pm-9pm with live Greek music and belly dancing! Help us ring in the Christmas Season by joining us in making a di erence for children in need. RSVPs are recommended as space is limited. Call Troy’s Greek Restaurant directly to se- cure your table (619) 281-7741. Please bring a new toy (not gi wrapped) as a donation to the Toys for Tots Program. As customary, Toys for Tots will have Marines present in full dress uniform to accept your toy dona- tions. We’ll see you there! San Diego AHEPA Chapter 223 wishes our Saint Spyridon family a wonderful, Merry Christmas full of inspiration and hope for the New Year. Costas Kotinopoulos President, AHEPA Chapter #223 Celebration of Life Mark your calendars to be part of our Parish Feast Day Celebration of Life! Saturday evening, December 11th, 6:00 PM: Great Vespers with Philoptochos sponsored Lenten reception in our fellowship hall. Sunday morning, December 12th, 9:00 AM: Orthros/Preparatory Services, followed by the Divine Liturgy. A Memorial Service will follow the Divine Liturgy for all those who have passed during the Corona Virus Pandemic. Parish Feast Day Celebration of Life Luncheon: Following the Memorial Service, we will gather in our fellowship hall to celebrate our parish feast day and to celebrate the lives of those loved ones lost during the last twenty months. Even though this is a complementary luncheon we ask that you contact the church office by Thursday, December 9th so we can properly prepare for your enjoyment.