Coming Events

 

CRD at the MIT Science Festival
Prof. Ashot Chilingarian and other world renowned scientists will have a panel discussion on lightening, climate change, and other exciting scientific challenges.
Event is open to the public.
April 17, 2017 at 7 pm.
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
Building E51, Room 315
70 Memorial Drive, Cambridge, MA, USA


Armenian Science and Science Education
Illustrated presentation by Prof. Ashot Chilingarian
Event is open to the public.
April 17, 2017 at 7 pm.
Armenian Cultural Foundation
441 Mystic St.
Arlington, MA, USA


Previous Events

CRD Presentation on the Armenian Heritage Cruise in January 2017.
If you are on the 20th anniversary Armenian Heritage Cruise in January 2016, please come to the illustrated presentation about the amazing work of the Cosmic Ray Division of Yerevan Physics Institute.
Please check the Cruise website frequently for updates on the presentation schedules.

CRD Bike-a-thon 2015: Spectacular Armenia Ride.
Abovian- Ijevan-Goshavank-Makaravank-Abovian
August 10 - 13, 2015
Approximately 300 km in 4 days

Ride with the Armenian Cycling Athletes.

Cosmic Ray Division of Yerevan Physics Insitute
Illustrated presentation by Anahid Yeremian organized by the
Vahan Tahlij and Anush Otyag of the Knights and Daughters of Vartan.
Thursday, November 20, 2014.
Dinner at 6:30 pm
Presentation following dinner.
At St. Mary Armenian Church
148 22-nd St.
Costa Mesa, CA 92627
Admission: $15 for dinner.
Reservations: Call Dr. John Poochigian at 949 - 706 - 1433

CRD Bike-a-thon 2014: Spectacular Armenia.
Yerevan-Aparan-Gyumri-Vanadzor-Ijevan-Dilijan-Sevan-Yerevan
May 24 - 30, 2014
approximately 400 km in 7 days

Ride with the Armenian Cycling Team

Exploring the Hidden Armenia
An Illustrated after-dinner talk by SCACRD member Joseph Dagdigian. The presentation includes usually unseen sites by visitors, discussion about the wonderful people in villages who often feel forgotten and an updates on projects in Armenia, including the Cosmic Ray Division.
Sponsored by the Worcester, MA Arshavir Lodge No. 2 of the Knights of Vartan
Monday November 25, 2013.
Dinner starts at 6:30 pm
Armenian Church Of Our Savior hall, 87 Salisbury Street (corner of Dean Street), Worcester MA 01609.
Cost: $15 includes dinner.
For reservations contact: Charles Der Kazarian (508) 754 - 9016

Research at the Cosmic Ray Division of Yerevan Physics Institute
Sponsored by the Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America
Friday November 15, 2013 at 7 pm
Armenian Society of Los Angeles - Library
117 South Louise Street
Glendale, CA 91205

CRD Bike-a-thon 2013: Spectacular Armenia.
Yerevan-Aparan-Vanadzor-Dilijan/Ijevan-Sevan-Yerevan
June 3 -7, 2013
approximately 400 km in 5 days

Ride with the Armenian Cycling Team

CRD Benefit: Back by Popular Demand,
Best of the Big Bad Armo Show featuring Lory Tatoulian
March 9 and 10, 2013 at the Fort Mason Center in San Francisco.

CRD Bike-a-thon 2012: Capital to Capital.
Stepanakert to Yerevan in 4 days: June 4 - 7, 2012

Sponsored by the
Hope For Armenia Riders
Support van and police escort to control traffic will be provided.

Afternoon of Comedy and Mezze to Celebrate CRD Achievements
at the beautiful showroom of
Mr. and Mrs. Joe and Araxi Bezdjian's Rugs and Carpets
Sunday March 25, 2012 at 2:00 pm .
Entertainment by comedienne Lory Tatoulian
Gasia Mikaelian as MC
Mezze by Maro Kechedjian
Admission: $75.00
Email info@crdfriends.org for an invitation.

Dinner and Fun to Celebrate CRD Achievements
at the home of
Dr. and Mrs. Varujan and Karine Keledjian
Saturday March 24, 2012 at 6:30 pm.
Dinner and Entertainment.
Featuring Dan Ashley as MC, Interactive Comedy Skits and Sing Along.
If you were there last year, you know you don't want to miss this one.
Admission: $75.00
Email info@crdfriends.org for an invitation.

Reception for Prof. Ashot Chilingarian and Dr. Bagrad Mailyan
Sponsored by
the Support Committee for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
December 11, 2011 at 1 pm.
St. John Armenian Church, San Francisco
Mezze refreshments will be served.
Admission: Free

CRD Bike-a-thon 2011, Montreal to Quebec City, 300 km in 3 days.
Sponsored by the
Hope For Armenia Riders
July 28-30, 2011

Magic Show by Tenny Kachatourian and Pre-Paid Mouthwatering Armenian Takeout by Maro
Sponsored by the
Support Committee for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
June 26, 2011 at 2 pm
Calvary Armenian Congregational Church, San Francisco.

10-th Anniversary of CRD-Diaspora Partnership Celebration
Fundraiser Mezze and Concert organized by the
Support Committee for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
March 20, 2011, 2pm.
Home of Mr. & Mrs. Edward and Eleonore Aslanian in San Francisco.

10-th Anniversary of CRD-Diaspora Partnership Celebration
Fundraiser Dinner under the patronage of
Mrs. Anahit Bakhshyan
January 15, 2011, 6:00 pm.
Home of Mr. & Mrs. Keledjian in Walnut Creek.

Cosmic Ray Division of A. Alikhanyan National Laboratory
illustrated presentation by Anahid Yeremian organized by the
Fresno State University Armenian Studies Progam
October 29, 2010, 7:30 pm.
Fresno State University.

Showers from the Sun, the Electric Sky - illustrated presentation by Anahid Yeremian organized by the
Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America
September 14, 2010, 7:30 pm.
Armenian Cultural Center, Glendale, CA.

Armenia Bike-a-thon 2010 to benefit the CRD
July 8 to 12, Yerevan -> Aragats -> Vanadzor -> Dilijan -> Sevan -> Echmiadzin -> Yerevan

Cosmic Ray Division of Yerevan Physics Institute - illustrated presentation by Anahid Yeremian and Joe Dagdigian organized by the
Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America NY/NJ section
May 20, 2010, 7:00 pm.
Mudd Hall, Columbia University.

Anahit Nercesyan, Hrachia Niksalyan, Levon Abrahamian
to perform a benefit concert in San Francisco on March 21, 2010 as a tribute to the CRD

Serguei Azizian and Marianna Shirinyan
to perform a benefit concert in San Francisco on March 15, 2009 as a tribute to the CRD.

The Support committee for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
Invites you to a special reception for Prof. Ashot Chilingarian, head of the Cosmic Ray Division.
Prof. Chilingarian will present the latest achievements of the CRD
Sunday, December 9, 2007 from 2:00 - 4 pm
Refreshments will be served.
Event is free to the public. Please invite your friends
St. John Armenian Chruch
275 Olympia Way
San Francisco, CA

American Youth for CRD, a benefit concert in San Francisco on May 3, 2008, as a tribute to the CRD.

Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America and ARPA Institute
Invite you to a special lecture on the acheivements of the Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia
Speaker - Prof. Ashot Chilingarian, head of the CRD

Friday, December 7, 2007 at 7:30 pm
Merdinian Auditorium
13330 Riverside Drive
Sherman Oaks CA
Directions:
101 FWY East - Exit on Woodman and go North - Right on Riverside Dr.

Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America - Michigan Chapter
10-th Anniversary Banquet
Keynote Speaker - Prof. Ashot Chilingarian
Sponsored by the AESA-MI chapter
Saturday, October 27, 2007
St. John Armenian Church
20001 Northwestern Hwy.
Southfield, MI 48074
For more infomraiton contact Georg Mouradian
hyemouradi@aol.com

Armenian-Iranian pianist, Raphael Minaskanian, in Concert as a Tribute to the CRD in San Francisco on March 25, 2007

Cosmic Ray Division on Mt. Aragats in Armenia - by Anahid Yeremian, Sponsored by the Knights and Daughters of Vartan, San Diego
Saturday, May 20, 2006, 3:30 pm
Red Lion Hanalei Hotel
2270 Hotel Circle N
San Diego, CA 92108
Admission - FREE

Simonian Rugs presents an Exhibition and Silent Auction of Armenian Art & Hand Woven Rugs to Benefit Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
sponsored by Joe and Araxi Bezjian and the Support Committee for Armenia’s CRD
Sunday, May 21, 2006, 2 to 4:30 pm
at the beautiful show room of the Simonian Rug Store
939 N. Amphlett Blvd.
San Mateo, CA 94401
Admission $35

Stanford Linear Accelerator Center (SLAC) Tour
the world's only linear collider
Sponsored by the Support Committee For Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division
Saturday April 8, 2006, at 1:00 pm
Stanford Linear Accelerator Center
Menlo Park, CA
Admission - FREE

Artemis Chamber Players - Benefit Concert for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division on Mt. Aragats - Nayiri Kredian-Poochikian, violin; Robert Battery, Cello; Virginia Lum, Piano; Hoorig Poochikian, Violin; Roubina Poochikian, piano will perform works by Brahms, Beethoven, Katchaturian, Sarasate and Komitas. A powerhouse team that dazzles audiences around the world.
Under the Gracious Patronage of
His Excellency, Ambassador of the Republic of Armenia
and Mrs. Markarian

Sponsored by the
Friends of Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division, Greater Metropolitan Area and St. Mary Armenian Church
Friday, November 11, 2005, 7:30 pm
Reception 9:30 pm
Italian Embassy
3000 Whitehaven Street
Washington DC NW
Donation $40.00 ($15.0 students)
Make checks payable to: AESA and write CRD on the memo line
For tickets call:
Sylvia Surabian (301)279 - 0886, Doris George (301)951 - 0995
Tamara Vartanian (703)847 - 9788, Yeran Wartanian (410)823 - 5337

"Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia" Illustrated Presentation by Anahid Yeremian, sponsored by St. Mary Armenian Appostolic Church,
Thursday, November 10, 2005, at 7:30 pm
St. Mary Armenian Appostolic Church
Fessenden St. and 42-nd St. NW in Washington DC.

Cosmic Ray Division on Mt. Aragats in Armenia - by Anahid Yeremian, Sponsored by the Armenian Institute, on Tuesday, October 5, 2005, 7:30 pm, Kensington Central Library, London, England.
Donation 5 (3 students and Friends) for Wine and light refreshments

Violinist Nayiri Poochikian in Concert as a Tribute to Armenia's Cosmic
Ray Division
, May 21, 2005, California Palace of the Legion of Honor in
san Francisco.

"Cosmic Ray Division - Scientific Excellence in Armenia" Presentation by Anahid Yeremian to the Herritage Cruise Guests, on Monday, January 10, 2005 at 2:00 pm in the Giardino Isolabella Lounge, Forward Deck 1

"Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia Support Project" Presentation by Anahid Yeremian to the Geneva Area Armenian community, Geneva, Switzerland - November 24, 2004, at 8:00 pm at the St. Hagop Armenian Church conference room. Admission is free.

ARPA institute and AESA presentation about the Cosmic Ray Division - by Anahid Yeremian, on Tuesday, November 16, 2004, 7:30 pm, Merdinian Auditorium in Sherman Oaks.

"Cosmic Ray Division - Scientific Excellence in Armenia" Presentation by Anahid Yeremian to the Rose and Alex Pilibos and Ferrahian Armenian Schools, in the Los Angeles area - May 27, 2004

"Annual Benefit Banquet for the Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia"
May 15, 2004, 6:30 pm, St. John Armenian Church, 275 Olympia Way, San Francisco. $75 per adult, $45 per youth 16 and under, $10 per raffle ticket.
Sponsored by the CRD committee of the Bay Area Friends of Armenia.
Sumptuous cuisine, engaging entertainment, news from CRD.
Raffle top prize - Two round trip tickets from any U.S. city to Yerevan.
Contact Anahid Yeremian for details: anahid@slac.stanford.edu

"Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia Support Project" Presentation by Anahid Yeremian to the Armenian Youth Association of California, Glendale CA - February 29, 2004, at 7:00 pm at the AYAC Khachadurian Hall, 1811 S. Glendale Ave., Glendale, CA 91205, (818) 552 - 2822. Refreshments will be served. Admission is free.

"Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia" Prof. Der Yeghiayan, President of Mashtots College in Los Angeles, interviews Anahid Yeremian, chair of the Support Committee for Armenia's Cosmic Ray Division on Television Channel 26, Glendale, CA, February 28, 2004, 1 - 2 pm

"Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia Support Project" Presentation by Anahid Yeremian to the Armenian Engineers and Scientists of America, Washington DC chapter January 2, 2004, at 6:30 pm at St. Mary Armenian Appostolic Church, Fessenden St. and 42-nd St. NW in Washington DC.

“Cosmic Ray Division on Mt. Aragats in the Republic of Armenia: Space Weather Forecasting” presented by Anahid Yeremian, sponsored by the Tekeyan Cultural Association at the St. Sahag and St. Mesrob Armenian Church, 630 Clothier Rd., Wynnewood, PA 19096, on December 19, 2003. Dinner at 7:30 pm, illustrated presentation at 9:00 pm. $9.00 for the dinner. Contact Antoine Bazarbashian for more infomration 610-647-8823.

Sydney Opera Soloist, Arax Mansourian, in Concert as a Tribute to the CRD. San Francisco, November 2, 2003

“Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia Update Report” Presentation by Yeretsgeen Talin Pedoyan and Anahid Yeremian to the congregation of St. John Armenian Church, 275 Olympia Way, in San Francisco, - October 12, 2003, after church service.

“Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia ” Booth at St. Vartan Armenian Church Annual Bazaar, 650 Spruce Street in Oakland- October 3 - 5, 2003.

“Cosmic Ray Division in Armenia Update Report” Presentation by Anahid Yeremian, Arman, Anto, & Hasmig Cingoz to the congregation of St. Vartan Armenian Church,<