Come join our thriving cultural Greek Dance Ministry! Bond in friendship and Christian love through traditional Greek dance and song! This program is a highlight of our St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church Parish Family.


St. John Greek Dance Online Auction is NOW OPEN!!!

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Please show your support of our youth and help make this a successful year by participating in our Greek Dance Ministry fundraiser.

100% of the proceeds help pay for Greek folk dance costumes, authentic Greek musicians, directors, specialty dance instructors and more.

We have 25 wonderful Items up for bid, such as:
A WEEK stay in CRETE!
Bowling Packages
Dining Gift Cards
Surf Lessons
Horseback Riding Lessons
Trampoline Parks
Escape Room Package
Fine Greek Art
Photography Package
Art Classes and more

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Auction will be closing on December 9th, Be sure to place your bids now!

Please help support our youth and reserve your chance to win some amazing gifts!


2022-2023 Registration

August 31st, 2022|

Welcome to the 2022-2023 Ecclesiastical Year! We are excited about the Dance Ministry program at St. John the Baptist Greek Orthodox Church in Anaheim. We have many exciting things planned for you and in support of the long standing tradition at St. John the Baptist to preserve and promote our Faith and Greek culture through folk dance while maintaining the priority to keep our youth actively engaged in our church.

Registration will open on September 1, 2022 and close on September 30, 2022!

Register Here

We are pleased to announce the St. John the Baptist Greek Dance Director Staff for this year;

Agape: (Ages 4-6 / Division III)*
Anna Counelis, Co-Director
George Syrengelas, Co-Director

AVRA:   (Ages 7-9)*
Maria Halfhill, Co-Director in Training
Panayiota Pieratos, Co-Director in Training

NEA ZOE:   (Ages 10-12)*
Georgia Kakos, Co-Director
Kostas Xilikakis, Co-Director

NEA ELIPDA: (Ages 13-15)*
Christos Sigas, Assistant Director
Thanasi Halfhill, Co-Director

THIASOS:   (Ages 16-18)*
Tony Xilikakis, Director
Eleni Attard, Assistant Director

ENOTITA:  (Young Adults 18+)
Cathi Halfhill, Director

*Ages are for reference only; actual registration and participation of the dancer in a specific dance group is solely determined by the Greek Dance Board.

We will continue to inform you of our progress and important dates in future communications. We look forward to seeing our dancers bloom with these inspiring directors!

In Christ,

Your 2022-2023 Greek Dance Board 

Stacia Counelis, President & Co-Treasurer
Kalliope Feles, Vice-President & Co-Treasurer
Niky Syrengelas, Secretary & FDF Logistics Coordinator
Tammi Christopoulos, Fundraising Leader
Maria Magiatis, Parent Committee Leader
Staella Tsironis, Diakonia/Fellowship Committee Leader