On August 23, 2020, His Grace Bishop Abgar Hovakimyan, the Primate, Blessed the Grapes at St. Mesrob Armenian Apostolic Church of Ottawa, on the occasion of the Feast of the Assumption of the Holy Mother of God, attended by H.E. Anahit Harutyunyan, Ambassador of Armenia to Canada, and Mr. Ara Mkrtchyan, Consul.

The ceremony was followed by a picnic where faithful enjoyed the beautiful sunny day and kids played games.