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The year’s highlights
HMEM Nubar Cairo U-17 and U-17 and U-13 players travel to Aleppo for friendly matches against AYA Aleppo
– Famous pianist Shahan Adrzrouni performs in Cairo on the occasion of Aram Khatchaderian`s 100th anniversary.
– HMEM Nubar Cairo & Alexandria participate in the 17th Navasartian games in Bulgaria with their basketball, football and table tennis teams
– Series of lectures by Prof. Seta Dadoyan on Islamic-Armenian relations and interactions.
– AGBU Cairo forms the Dziadzan children’s choir with Maestro Mihran Ghazelian as conductor, assisted by his wife Kohar
Saturday 17 January
AGBU Alexandria General Assembly & elections: Honourary president: Vahan Alexanian, president: Sarkis Vartsbedian, vice-president: Garabed Ansourian, secretary: Herant Vartsbedian, treasurer: Nazaret Kartalian, member: Moushegh Basmadjian
Saturday 31 January – Thursday 5 February
HMEM Nubar Cairo: Trip to Aleppo Syria for the club’s U-17 and U-13 teams (35 youngsters in total to play four friendly matches against AYA Aleppo.
AGBU Cairo: Famous pianist Shahan Adrzrouni performs in Cairo on the occasion of Aram Khatchaderian`s 100th anniversary
On 3 March he performs in Alexandria
Saturday 10 April
HMEM Nubar Alexandria: Khetoum celebration
Monday 12 April
HMEM Nubar Cairo: Sham El Nessim celebration. BBQ lunch, football & basketball matches
Tuesday 4 May
AGBU Cairo: Lecture by Dr. Prof. Seta Dadoyan (lecturer at Beirut’s American University) at the “Magles Aala lelsakafa” on the “Islamic-Armenian interaction in the Near East”
Thursday 6 May
AGBU Cairo: Lecture by Dr. Prof. Seta Dadoyan at the AUC on “Armenians in the Islamic World”
Friday 7 May
AGBU Cairo: Lecture by Dr. Prof. Seta Dadoyan at the Armenian Patriarchate on “Armenian feminism”
Sunday 27 June
HMEM Nubar Alexandria scouts movement: Kermesse & bazaar
3 July – 10 July
HMEM Nubar Cairo & Alexandria participate in the 17th Navasartian games in Bulgaria.
HMEM Nubar Cairo participates with its senior men’s & women’s basketball teams, football & table tennis teams. HMEM Nubar Alexandria with its senior men’s basketball team.
HMEM Nubar Cairo wins the women’s basketball, men’s football & singles’ table tennis cups
Sunday 11 July
HMEM Nubar Cairo: Opening of the summer season.
Friday 23 – Sunday 25 July
HMEM Nubar Alexandria basketball tournament under the auspices of Rev. Ashod Menatsaganian & Mr. Kevork Garabedian. Medals offered by Mr. & Mrs. Vart Alexanian.
Friday 23: HMEM Nubar Alex / St. Therese, Gamk / Ararat 82-78
Saturday 24: HMEM Nubar Cairo / Gamk 76-77
Sunday 25: Gamk / HMEM Nubar Alex 74-72
AGBU Cairo forms the Dziadzan children’s choir with Maestro Mihran Ghazelian as conductor assisted by his wife Kohar.
Rehearsals are held at AGBU Cairo’s headquarters in Heliopolis on Thursdays.
Tuesday 15 September
HMEM Nubar Cairo General Asembly & elections: President: Dr. Garo Apkarian, vice-president: Hratch Simonian, secretary: Jirayr Depoyan, treasurer: Herayr Dertadian, members: Khoren Kalenian, Dr. Kevork Erzengatsian, Dr. Viken Djizmedjian, Jirayr Hagopian, Onnig Belekdanian, Dr. George Simonian, Garo Varjabedian, Nathalie Aslanian. Co-opted members: Mrs. Kohar Arakelian, Chris Simonian
Friday 1 to Saturday 3 October
HMEM Nubar Cairo basketball tournament under the auspices of Rev. Ashod Menatsaganian & Mr. & Mrs. Antranig Mesrobian. Seniors cup offered by Mr. & Mrs. Heratch Simonian, women’s cup by Mr. & Mrs. Chris Mikaelian, U-18 Cup: Mr. & Mrs. Berdj Kechedjian, U-14 boys’ cup: DR. & Mrs. Kevork Yerzengatsian, U-14 girls’ cup: Mr. & Mrs. Jirayr Depoyan. Medals offered by Mr. & Mrs. Vart Alexanian
Friday 1: HMEM Nubar Cairo / St. Therese, Gamk / Ararad
Saturday 2: HMEM Nubar Alexandria / Ararad
Sunday 3: Ararat beats HMEM Nubar Cairo
Friday 23 November – Sunday 12 December
HMEM Nubar Cairo: 6th inter-members snooker tournament
Saturday 24 November
AGBU Cairo: Certificate and prize distribution to Egyptian Armenian bright students of Cairo at the HMEM Nubar Cairo club
Sunday 12 December
AGBU Cairo: Certificate and prize distribution to Egyptian Armenian bright students of Alexandria at AGBU Alexandria’s Zambakian Hall
Friday 24 December
HMEM Nubar Cairo: Pastry bazaar & Gaghant baba under the auspices of Mrs. Sylvia Apikian
Sunday 26 December
HMEM Nubar Alexandria scouts movement: Gaghant baba at the Nazaret Zambakian hall