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submitted by Gaye Hegeman on 25.04.2011

Brisbane lecture -The Turbulent History of the Ionian Islands

SOLOMOS SOCIETY
GREEK - AUSTRALIAN CULTURAL ASSOCIATION
President: Francine Hinton. Email: francine.hinton@westnet.com.au Phone 3366 3585
Secretary:Dawn Whyte. Email:dawn@toadshow.com.au Phone 3870 1747
220 Swann Rd Taringa 4068
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*** PLEASE NOTE: THIS APRIL MEETING IS ON THE
FOURTH WEDNESDAY – THE 27TH.
The next meeting for 2011 will be on Wednesday April 27
Respite Hall, Greek Community Centre
7.45 pm.
Visitors Welcome
THE TURBULENT HISTORY OF THE IONIAN ISLANDS
Presented by
EFFIE DETSIMAS
Effie will give us facts based on Lord Michael Pratt’s book, published 1978,
“Britain’s Greek Empire”, from the Venetian rule and ending with the British
rule, plus stories from the island people now living in Australia.
NB. Reminder to members that subscriptions to the Society for 2011 are now due. Please
disregard this note if you have already paid.
Letter of interest received:
Announcement of Scholarship
The Peter Spathis Foundation has announced the establishment of the Peter Spathis
Foundation Scholarship. The inaugural Scholarship will be granted for full time tertiary
study commencing in 2012 and is open to all year 12 students of Greek descent who
propose to undertake any recognised University Course in 2012. Scholarship Application
form is available at www.peterspathisfoundation.com.au and for more information contact
Managing Trustee, Nick Amarandos on 0419 723 915 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              0419 723 915      end_of_the_skype_highlighting begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              0419 723 915      end_of_the_skype_highlighting.

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