April 24, 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the day Armenians commemorate as the beginning of the genocide committed by the Ottoman Turks, which claimed the lives of 1.5 million Armenians.
This month there are commemorations being held in cities and towns all over the world.
Date and time for New York City Armenian Genocide Centennial Observation:
Where: Times Square
When: 1:45 PM — Sunday, April 26, 2015
(There will be a Divine Liturgy celebrated by Archbishop Khajag Barsamian at St. Vartan Armenian Cathedral at 10:00 A.M. The cathedral is located at 630 Second Avenue between East 34th Street and East 35th Street. A procession to Times Square will depart at 12 Noon.)