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Pictured (not in order): Zabel Pashalian, V. Rev. Fr. Papken Anoushian, Verjin Berberian, Talin Berberian, Nadya Garipian, Sylva Torosian, Ilknur Ozkuyumcu, Ani Hamparsumian, Yehsa Bestepe, Gulizar Dedeian, and Nivart Arslan.

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Several dedicated and hard-working ladies gathered today at St. Thomas Armenian Church to prepare for the upcoming 51st Anniversary Palm Sunday Banquet.

Committee members purchased and prepared the food, reviewed reservations and made table settings, and set-up the Mekhjian Atrium beautifully to receive His Eminence, Abp. Khajag Barsamian, Primate, guests, and parishioners.

This year’s Palm Sunday Banquet is┬ásponsored by Haci & Nadya Garipian and Karnig & Ipek Garipian, Chairmen, in memory of their sister, Yeter Cigercioglu.