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CYPRECO Invites you to Discover The Last Kerchief Maker of Cyprus A Free Event For the Entire Family

May 27, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Continuing its non-profit mission of presenting unique folk arts programs which will highlight different aspects of the rich cultural inheritance and history of Cyprus, CYPRECO Of America, Inc., is hosting on Friday, May 27, 2016 at 8pm a new unique program with free admission dedicated to “The Last Kerchief Maker of Cyprus”. To RSVP for this free event call 718-545-1151 or send an email to cypreco@earthlink.net. The event will feature an original mini-documentary with English sub-titles which examines in depth the traditional craft of kerchief making in that was once a thriving industry in Cyprus and also highlights the last remaining kerchief maker on the island. Special remarks will be offered by the Consul General of Cyprus in New York, Ambassador Vasilis Philippou who is the Guest Speaker. CYPRECO’s new folk arts program is under the auspices of the Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York and it will take place at the Stathakion Cultural Center, 22-51 29th Street in Astoria, New York. This program is made possible in part by Arch Group (U.S), the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs and Investors Bank. Media Sponsors: AKTINA FM & AKTINA TV.


May 27, 2016
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Stathakion Cultural Center
22-51 29th Street
Astoria, New York 11105

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