The Celebration of 28 th October 1940 begins the eighth morning of the 25 th and ends with the sunset on the 28 th October 2019.
“PREPARATION 25 the OCTOBER 2019″
Celebrations and lectures in schools, public services and public law. Tribute paid by pupils, students, at the Heroes’ Monument in Napier Garden.
“SUNDAY 27 the October 2019″
The Lyceum of Greek Women, Annex Argostoli making event dedicated to the anniversary of 28 th October 1940 in Korgialenio Library hours: 7: 00 pm
“MONDAY 28 the October 2019″
A Spokesman for the Government will attend the celebrations.
7:30 am: The bells of all the Churches of Argostoli will ring.
8:00 am: Capture the Flag.
Time attendance 10:15 am .: Official Doxology to the Holy Metropolitan Church of Annunciation, officiated by His Eminence Metropolitan of Cephalonia Mr. Demetriou .
Mrs. Angeliki Giannopoulou, Philologist-Treasurer of the Board of Directors will speak at the celebration of the Day. of the Association of Philologists of Kefallinia and Ithaca.
11:30 am: Memorial service and wreath laying at the Heroes’ Monument in Napier Gardens by the Political and Military Authorities, representatives of all branches of recognized Resistance Organizations, Political Parties and agencies of the Prefecture.
12:00 pm: Parade of resistance organizations, students, students of the Municipality of Kefalonia, scouts, the Greek High School of Argostoli and other institutions, in front of the public with the participation of the Argostoli Municipal Philharmonic Orchestra, »In the central square of the city.
This will be followed by the standard reception in the Boardroom.
The authorities and all the citizens of our Island are kindly requested to attend the festivities.
The ceremonies of the rites are kindly requested by the Holy Metropolis of Kefalonia, the order of the Kefalonia Police Directorate and Mr. Limenarchis Argostoli’s port.
The general preacher of the parade will have a physics teacher, Mr. Gerasimos Polatos.
The official of the Kefalonia Regional Unit is Mr. Samolis Evangelia. Interested parties can apply for wreath submission on 26713 60530 – 531 by Thursday 24 October 2019.
THE DEPUTY REGISTER
P.E. KEFALONIA AND ITHAKIS
STAVROS P. TRAVLOS
Some background information to the meaning of this day;
Source – xpatathens.com