Live, laugh, THRIVE - A FULFILLING LIFE
HAWC 26th NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Friday, November 1, 2019
At the Top of the Lake Point Tower
505 North Lake Shore Drive Chicago, Illinois
6:00-8:00 p.m. Welcome Reception
Hosted by Dame Dr. Evangeline Gouletas
Saturday, November 2, 2019
KEYNOTE SPEAKER & ARISTEON AWARD HONOREE
Ms. Maria Pappas, Cook County Treasurer
Union League Club
65 W. Jackson Boulevard Chicago, Illinois
8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 – 9:45 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks
9:45 – 12:30 p.m. Panel Discussion
* Maria Christodoulou, BA, MLS, Clinical Herbalist, Founder & CEO
Bliss Without Bother
* Christina Jones, LCSW Psychotherapist and Consultant
* Emmaline Rasmussen, MS,RD, E-RYT, Registered Dietitian & Nutrition
Researcher, Founder and CEO at Sound Nutrition, LLC, Registered Yoga Teacher
* Lynda Tourloukis, Certified Laughter Yoga Master Trainer, Professional Life Coach
Panelist and Guest Speaker:
* Diane Kochilas, Celebrity Chef, Host of PBS Cooking & Travel
Series, Award Winning Cookbook Author,
Owner of the Greek Cooking School in IKARIA
ARISTEON AWARD PRESENTATION & KEYNOTE SPEECH
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Luncheon & Award Presentation
Maria Pappas, Honoree and Keynote Speaker
3:00 – 4:00p.m Laughter Experience Session
with Lynda Tourloukis followed by Networking
Additional Guest Authors, Artists and Vendor Tables will be available with items for sale.
Dinner options will be available and are outside of the official program.
Register here for conference.
The Hellenic American Women’s Council (HAWC) invites you to the solo performance of Irena Gut: Only a Girl, created and performed by Janet Rodgers and based on the autobiography of Irena Gut Opdyke titled In My Hands.
This Epic Performance Poem tells the true story of Irena Gut, a young catholic Polish girl who saved the lives of twelve young Jewish professionals from extermination by the Nazis during WWII. Then, when Poland was taken over by the Soviets, these 12 Jewish men and women, saved her. It is a story of love, compassion, and human respect. A story of a young woman's courage and perseverance.
DATE: Thursday, October 10, 2019, 6:30 PM (Performance will start promptly at 7:00, please arrive no later than 15 minutes before the start of the performance)
LOCATION: Frangiadakis Residence | 44 Hartford Street | Dover, MA 02030
RSVP: Eri Frangiadakis | firstname.lastname@example.org | 617-201-8617
Wine and hors d'oeuvres will be served!!!
Jennifer Djaferis - New England Regional Director
Erika Frangiadakis - National Secretary