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Images: 2021 St. George’s Greek Festival in Schenectady

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Maria Dostis of Rexford adds more galactobureko - semolina custard in filo - to a container Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center 510 Liberty Street in Schenectady. Sept. 10, 2021.
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STAN HUDY/THE DAILY GAZETTE Maria Dostis of Rexford adds more galactobureko - semolina custard in filo - to a container Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center 510 Liberty Street in Schenectady. Sept. 10, 2021.

The annual St. George’s Greek Festival was celebrated at Schenectady’s St. George’s Greek Orthodox Church Hellenic Center this weekend.

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Our photographer Stan Hudy stopped by Friday to capture some of the dedicated workers preparing and serving the food, and the patrons purchasing some treats, as well as some wares.

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Peter Aliferis of Lake Placid dishes a giant stuffed green pepper into a container held by Eliana Georgelos of Scotia Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

 

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Scott Burns of Altamont talks to his mother, Joan, about a Greek mug for sale during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Nancy Thornton of Niskayuna points to her baklava selection Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Maria Dostis of Rexford adds more galaktoboureko — semolina custard in filo — to a container during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Judy Richards of Amsterdam is all smiles after picking up several dishes of food during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Niki Bladel of Saratoga, left, and Dena Contompasis of Saratoga pack up a slew of Greek offerings Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Gladys Parvalos of Clifton Park dishes out the first of many batches of loukoumathes — a fried dough coated in honey and then sprinkled with powdered sugar and cinnamon — during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

 

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Ioannis Yannou of Troy loads up a chicken gyro for Fred Adamec of Rotterdam (behind) during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Nick Christodulu of Rotterdam Junction digs into a piece of his lamb shanks youvetsi — a lamb shank covered in sauce — Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Dimitri Kolios of Saratoga adds some pastitsio — a Greek pasta bake — to a food container during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Eleni Christou of Niskayuna squeezes a fresh lemon for a glass of lemonade Friday afternoon during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center in Schenectady. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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Customers select pastries at one of the stations during the 45th annual St. George Greek Festival at the Hellenic Center  in Schenectady Friday. (Stan Hudy/The Daily Gazette)

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