Genocide Events Calendar

Monday–April 17

Three free screenings of Andrew Goldberg’s "The Armenian Genocide" documentary at the Egyptian Theatre. Get there early to make sure you get in. Most PBS stations around the country (excluding Los Angeles’ KCET) will air the documentary at 10:00 PM the same night.

6:00 PM–8:00 PM–10:00 PM

Egyptian Theatre
6712 Hollywood Blvd.
Hollywood–CA 90028

Tuesday–April 18

Ara Sarafian–a British historian specializing in Ottoman and Armenian history–will speak at Abril Bookstore in Glendale about the campaign of the Turkish Grand National Assembly to discredit the 1916 British Parliamentary Blue Book.

8:00 PM

Abril Bookstore
415 East Broadway–Suite 102
Glendale–CA 91205

Tuesday–April 18

The Burbank ANC has organized a commemoration march from McCambridge Park to Burbank City Council. There will be a candlelight vigil and a short program in front of the Burbank City Council after 07:00 PM.

06:00 – 9:00 PM

McCambridge Park
1515 North Glenoaks Blvd.
Burbank–CA 91504

Thursday–April 20

AYF Valley Chapter presents the play "9 Armenia’s" followed by a video collage at Ferrahian High School.

8:00 PM

Ferrahian Armenian High School
5300 White Oak Ave.
Encino–CA 91316

Thursday–April 20

Annual Candelight Vigil by the Armenian Student Association of California State University–Northridge. The program will include musical performances–guest speakers–a video presentation–etc.

7:00-9:30 PM

CSUN’s Bookstore Lawn
18111 Nordhoff St.
Northridge–CA 91330

Friday–April 21

The Armenian Clubs from four of Glendale area high schools will hold the Annual Armenian Genocide Remembrance Assembly at the Glendale High School Auditorium. Each school will make a presentation at the assembly–ranging from poetry readings to video clips and folk songs. Doors open at 6:30 PM.

7:00 PM

Glendale High School Auditorium
1440 East Broadway
Glendale–CA 91205

Friday–April 21

A night to remember victims of the Armenian genocide with cultural events–songs and video clips–organized by the Armenian Center of the San Fernando Valley.

8:00-10:30 PM

Avedissian Hall
Ferrahian Armenian High School
5300 White Oak Ave.
Encino–CA 91316

Saturday–April 22

"Rally against Denial" in commemoration of the Armenian genocide–featuring special speakers and presentations.

7:00-10:00 PM

Homenetmen Glendale Ararat Chapter
3347 North San Fernando Rd.
Los Angeles–CA 90065

Sunday–April 23

Annual Commemoration of the Armenian genocide at the Armenian Martyrs Memorial Monument at Bicknell Park–Montebello. This year’s remembrance event will take place on Sunday–April 23 at 4:00 PM.

4:00 PM

Armenian Martyrs Memorial Monument–Bicknell Park

Montebello–CA

Sunday–April 23

2nd Annual Armenian Genocide Commemoration Concert featuring Slow Motion Reign–Visa–Gor Mkhitarian–and Girair. The purpose of this event is to educate the public about the Armenian genocide and to show appreciation to the Armenian artist with music–paintings–and poetry. Admission is $10 with flyer and $15 without. 21 and over.

7:00 PM

The Derby
4500 Los Feliz Blvd.
Los Angeles–CA 90027

Monday–April 24

Protest–organized by the Armenian Youth Federation–demanding recognition of the Armenian genocide in front of the Turkish Consulate.

4:00 PM

Turkish Consulate
6300 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles–CA 90048

Monday–April 24

Armenian genocide concert featuring Visa at Glendale’s Revo Cafe.

5:00 PM

Revo Cafe
1022 East Chevy Chase Dr.–#A
Glendale–CA 91205

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