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DHS Annual Family Barbecue

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DHS Annual Family Barbecue

Danish House Society's Annual Family Barbeque
Cash bar: beer and wine
Door prizes and raffle prizes!

Reserve early - this sold out last year

Date: Sunday, August 16, 2015
Time: 4pm to 9pm
Place: Scandinavian Community Centre
Cost: $20; Young family members free by reservation only
Contact: Dave Buchmann 604-760-7705 to reserve; let him know if you want steak or salmonMenu: Beef/Salmon/Corn/Pie/Ice Cre...

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

3rd Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament! To promote and preserve Nordic Cultural activities. Format: Texas Scramble (Best Ball). Limited to the first 40 fully paid registered golfers.
Buffet Dinner, cash bar, silent auction.

Date: Friday, September 18, 2015
Time: Registration 11am; first tee-off at noon, followed by 9-minute tee-off intervals; last tee-off 1:17. Buffet dinner 7:30pm
Location: Burnaby Mounta...

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The 17th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

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The 17th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

Time for crayfish! Traditionally,  a Swedish crayfish party takes place in the end of the summer. Crayfish parties have spread to all the Nordic countries and are generally held during August. Thistradition was started because crayfish harvesting in Sweden was, for most of the 20th century, legally limited to late summer. Since the summer lasts longer in BC than in Sweden, thys year's party will take plac...

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Christmas Craft Fairs

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Christmas Craft Fairs

2015 Craft Fairs

 

 

 

Welcome to Norway Craft Fair: Sunday, November 1, noon - 4pm.
Contact: Marian Snowball msnowball@bcpip.ca

Swedish Christmas Market: Saturday and Sunday, November 21 and 22, 11am-4pm.
Contact: AnnaCarin Tornqvist 604-913-7747 swedishculturalsociety@gmail.com

Scandinavian Craft Fair: Sunday, November 29.
Contact: Riitta Huttunen 604-941-0760 scandicraftf...

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Midsummer Festival — Thank you!

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Midsummer Festival — Thank you!

Thank you to all who came to the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival 2105: Nordic Capital Cities! And a huge big thank you to all our hard working volunteers!

Saturday featured on-stage entertainment, Market Place, children’s games, Viking Village, raising the May Pole, cultural displays, Scandinavian food. Sunday featured in addition a pancake breakfast and the famous wife-carrying contest.
Scandinavian Midsum...

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Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

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Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

Midsummer Festival Lottery tickets have been drawn Sunday June 21, 2015 4 pm onstage at the Midsummer Festival

All Winners have been notified.

Proceeds support Nordic Cultural Activities

1st Prize: Return Airfare for two to Scandinavia: Ticket #8015 Dave Shafer
Sponsored by Jim Pattison Volvo of Surrey and Nesters Market, value of $3,000 CAD

 2nd Prize: $500 Cash: Ticket #3135 H Kokko *Donated ...

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