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Midsummer Festival Lottery Winners 2016

Scandinavian Centre

Midsummer Festival Lottery tickets have been drawn Sunday June 19, 2016 4 pm onstage at the Midsummer Festival

All Winners have been notified.

Proceeds support Nordic Cultural Activities

1st Prize: $2,000: Ticket #5765 Denise Finamore
Sponsored by Jim Pattison Volvo of Surrey

 2nd Prize: $500 Cash: Ticket # 5057 Berit Sverre *Donated by Danish House Society

 3rd Prize: $500 Cash: Ticket #124...

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Midsummer Festival

Scandinavian Centre

Midsummer Festival

Thank you to all who came to the Scandinavian Midsummer Festival 2016: 20 Years of the Scandinavian Centre! And a huge big thank you to all our hard working volunteers!

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

Da...

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Swedish Christmas Market

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Swedish Christmas Market

JULMARKNAD
Date: Saturday and Sunday,  November 19 AND 20, 2016
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Cost: Free Admission
Contact: AnnaKarin Tornqvist at swedishculturalsociety.ca@gmail.com

Come to the Swedish Cultural Society's 2016 Swedish Christmas Market. 2 full days!
Coffee, drinks, sandwiches and pastries available to feed you while you are shopping.
Please download Invitation to Participate  Application Form  ...

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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 14, 2016
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

4th Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament! To promote youth and sport within the community. Format: Texas Scramble (Best Ball). Limited to the first 40 fully paid registered golfers.
Buffet Dinner, cash bar, silent auction.

Date: Friday, September 16, 2016
Time: Registration 11am; first tee-off at noon, followed by 7 & 8-minute tee-off intervals; last tee-off 1:07. Buffet dinner 7.30pm
Location: Burna...

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Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016 IS SOLD OUT

Scandinavian Centre

Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016 IS SOLD OUT

 Festival dates: June 18  and 19, 2016.

Deadline for applications was Monday May 16. The Festival is sold out. The vendors will be notified by Friday May 27.

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 21st year, attracts thousands of visitors. We are now looking for crafters who can offer us something special and exciting, be it traditional crafts with an innovative twist of something culturally relevant...

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Bridge Tournament

Scandinavian Centre

Bridge Tournament

Varden Lodge, Sons of Norway, are holding a Partner Contract Bridge Tournament.

Date: Thursday, June 23, 2016
Schedule:
9am -  Coffee, muffins and registration
10am -  Play Bridge - five rounds
1pm - Hot lunch will be served
2pm -  Bridge continues with five more rounds
Cost: $25 per person
Contact: Vivian or Helen 604 521-6714
All cash prizes.

Money raised to be used for educational grants and v...

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