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Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

Scandinavian Centre

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

A Landman's History of Oil & Gas in Canada and some Current Issues, Nationally and Internationally

Date: Wednesday September 9, 2015
Time: Bar opens 6pm, dinner served at 7pm
Place: Scandinavian Centre
Cost: Members $30, guests $35
Contact: To reserve or to attend as a guest contact Susan Lilholt, telephone: (604) 948-8010 or Jan Nordin (604) 551‑7512.

For more information, please see History ...

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Scandinavian Centre

Golf Tournament Fundraiser

3rd Annual Fundraiser Golf Tournament! To promote youth and sports 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 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 Mountain...

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The 17th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

Scandinavian Centre

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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Fall Work Party

Scandinavian Centre

Fall Work Party

Date: Saturday September 26, 2015

Time: 9 am to 3 pm. Breakfast at 8.30 am

Place: At the Centre

Contact: The office 604-294-2777 or info@scandinaviancentre.org

Calling Volunteers of all ages! Come out and help keep your Centre beautiful. Bring rakes, leaf blowers, pails and rags, work inside or outside. Rain or shine! Early birds are welcome to come at 8.30 am to join us for breakfast, prepared by the...

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Christmas Craft Fairs

Scandinavian Centre

Christmas Craft Fairs

2015 Craft Fairs
Welcome to Norway Craft Fair: Sunday, November 1, noon - 4pm.
Contact: Marian Snowball msnowball@bcpip.ca

Icelandic Bake Sale: Sunday, November 15

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 ...

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Midsummer Festival — Thank you!

Scandinavian Centre

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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