Mark Geragos speaks at the 2017 Times Square Commemoration

Knights of Vartan Offer Free Bus Service to Times Square Demo from Boston


BOSTON — The Knights of Vartan Ararat Lodge 1 is sponsoring free bus transportation to and from the Times Square commemoration of the Armenian Genocide on Sunday, April 22.

The rally will take place at 2 p.m. at the corner of 43rd Street and Broadway in New York City.

The event is sponsored by the Knights and Daughters of Vartan and is co-sponsored by the AGBU, Armenian Assembly of America, Armenian National Committee of America, ADL-Ramgavars, and the Armenian National Council. Also participating are the Eastern Diocese of the Armenian Church of America, Eastern Prelacy of the Armenian Church of America, Armenian Missionary Association of America, Armenian Catholic Eparchy of US and Canada, Armenian Church Youth Organization of America, AGBU Young Professionals of New York, Armenian Network of Greater New York, Armenian Youth Federation, New York Armenian Student Association, Homenetmen Scouts, Armenian youth and professional associations and Armenian university and college clubs.

Buses leave from the Armenian Cultural and Educational Center, 47 Nichols Ave., Watertown, at 9:30 a.m. and from the Worcester location, Route 146 and Mass Pike Park and Ride, at 10 a.m.

Bus transportation to and from Times Square is free, but reservations are required. Complimentary lunch and refreshments will be served.

For more information or to make a reservation call Avo at 978-376-1052, Jirair at 978-376-8285 or Pierre at 617-417-5303.

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