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Pontian Greek Society of Chicago

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  • theia-halo-thumbThe  unforgettable story of Sano Halo's survival of the death march, at age ten, that annihilated her family - as told to her daughter, Thea ...

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  • twenty-three-thumbThe Pontian Greek Society of Chicago with the support of the Pan-Pontian Federation of USA and Canada has re-printed Twenty-Three Years in Asia Minor (1899-1922), which was originally published in 1969.

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  • the-greek-refugee-crisis-thumbMr. Harry Psomiades, a political scientist, documents the critical period of 1921-23 that has left a permanent mark on the fortunes of 20th century of Greece and Turkey.

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  • the-asia-minor-catastrophe-thumbHistorical information and analysis of the Greeks in the late Ottoman Empire and the genocite of Greeks, Assyrians, and Armenians from 1914 to the 1920's

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  • Thea Halo - Not even my name
  • Twenty three years in Asia Minor
  • The Greek Refuge Crisis 1922-1924
  • The Asia Minor Catastrophe


Hotel Information for 22nd Convention - Oct. 9-11, 2015

We invite delegates from the member associations of the Pan Pontian Federation of USA-Canada to the 22nd Convention to be held from Friday, October 9 through Sunday, October 11, 2015. The Convention will take place at the Meridian Banquet Hall, 1701 W. Algonquin Road, Rolling Meadows, IL.


We have blocked a number of rooms at the following hotel:

Courtyard Chicago Arlington Heights South

100 W. Algonquin Road

Arlington Heights, IL 60005

Tel. #: (847) 437-3344


The discounted room rate is $89-$109 (depending on the type of room), which includes breakfast. Please note that the block room rate expires on Friday, September 25, 2015, therefore reservations must be made by calling the hotel by that dateThe rooms are reserved under the name Pan-Pontian Federation Convention Room Block.

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