Dinner: Wine and cheese reception at 5:30pm, followed by Dinner. Greek Cuisine
Evening: 7:00 PM. Orientation with a look at the week ahead.
Breakfast: 8am Breakfast. A simple continental breakfast with a choice of Greek Fare.
Morning: Alexander the Great, Part I.
Lunch: Greek Cuisine
Afternoon: 2pm. A truly Greek experience work with phyllo and grape leaves. And then sample your art on Thursday evening at the Glendi.
Dinner: 5:30 pm. A sampling of Greek dishes.
Evening: 7pm.Professional actor Eldon Quick's dramatic reading of the Iliad brings this classic work alive in a unique and exciting way. Listening to him speak you will think you are on the beach of Troy 3,500 years ago, with Achilles, Agamemnon and Odysseus standing before you.
Breakfast: 8am. Buffet style breakfast.
Morning: Lecture on Alexander the Great, Part II.
Lunch: 12pm Phyllo & Yogurt, has Greek written all over it.
Afternoon: 2 pm Frank Helling brings John Muir to life.
Dinner: 5:30pm. Sampling of great Greek food and Fresh Bread.
Evening: The local dance troupe, Kamari, from St. George Greek Orthodox Church joins us with their instructor George Papangellin. George will have you joining the dance group before the night is over.
Breakfast: 8am. Continental sampling.
Morning: 9 am Lecture on "The Greek Philosophers and the Roots of Western Civilization".
Lunch: A sack lunch will be available for you to pick up after the morning lecture.
Afternoon: The aftrenoon is yours! Choose to peruse the many books in the Library, or check out the surrounding area with a hike. For other ideas and local attractions give us a call at 559-338-2103
Evening: 7pm. We will take a light hearted look at the Greek Language, and the traditions and customs of Greece. A great introduction for those of you planning to visit Greece in the future or simply want to better understand your Greek neighbors.
Breakfast: 8am. Greek and American Fare
Morning: Lecture on "The Greek Philosophers and the Roots of Western Civilization" part II.
Lunch: 12pm. Soup and Sandwiches Greek Style
Afternoon: 1pm. One of the most unique features of St. Nicholas Ranch is that it is home to an authentic Greek Orthodox Convent which follows the Orthodox Byzantine tradition. It is an opportunity to experience a living witness of Byzantium. Enjoy the hospitality of the nuns who will provide a tour of the convent followed by Greek coffee and pastries.
Dinner: 5:30pm. "Glendi Night" A social hour starts the nights festivities, with a Traditional Lamb dinner to follow.
Evening: 7pm. Talent Show, Movies, Charades, Dancing! An evening of Fun for all.
Breakfast: 8am. Continental Breakfast
Morning: Learn how to make authentic Greek Coffee
Lunch: 12pm. A final good bye to our Greek Cuisine.