This year marks the observances of the 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. Author and photographer Matthew Karanian will provide a PowerPoint-based presentation and discuss his groundbreaking new book Historic Armenia After 100 Years: Ani, Kars & the Six Provinces of Western Armenia.

His book, and the presentation are a product of several years of research and photography. Books will be available for purchase and signed by the author.

The presentation will be held Sunday, Oct. 18 at the Agahigian-Sherinian church hall at Armenian Church of the Holy Ascension, 1460 Huntington Tpke.  Refreshments will be served at about 11:30 a.m. and the presentation will start at about noon and last about an hour.

The event is free.  Everyone of all ages is encouraged to attend.  For more information, contact Kit Kaolian at kit@prodigy.net. Armenian Church of the Holy Ascension is on Facebook.