LOS ANGELES–The Joint Committee on the Commemoration of the 86th Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide has announced several events that will take place in connection with the main memorial on April 24.
The Diocese and Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church will hold a joint divine liturgy and requiem on the morning of April 24. Additional information regarding time and location will be made available soon.
A memorial service will be held at the Genocide Monument in Montebello on April 24–as part of the general remembrance program.
The Commemoration Committee will provide necessary means to those community members–organizations–and associations who wish to lay flowers at the monument. This service will be available at the monument on April 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
The Committee is requesting all members of the community to close their businesses on April 24 and pay their respects in Montebello to the memory of the victims of the Genocide.