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Nordic Art and Photography Juried Show and Sale

Scandinavian Centre

Nordic Art and Photography Juried Show and Sale

Outstanding art, and artisan crafts, photography  & fabric of Nordic heritage or theme.
Date: Saturday and Sunday, February 28/March 1, 2015
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Opening Reception: 11.30 am Saturday February 28th. RSVP to sonjabusch@hotmail.com
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre
Cost: Free, and free parking
Contact: Sonja Busch  sonjabusch@hotmail.com
Presented by The Scandinavian Cultural Societ...

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ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team!

Scandinavian Centre

ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team!

ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team! Once again we have entered a tem in the Vancouver Sun Run, and we need team members! This fun annual run takes place in downtown Vancouver on April 19th at 9 am. It's one of Canada's largest 10 km runs, and you can be part of it! As an added incentive, Scansports will pay $10 of your entry fee.   To enter, you can either:   Register online (register.vanco...

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Call to Crafters — Midsummer Festival Craft Fair, and Call to Vendors

Scandinavian Centre

Call to Crafters — Midsummer Festival Craft Fair, and Call to Vendors

 June 20 and 21, 2015.

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 20th 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.

We offer you a craft table at our festival for TWO days for just just $99.75 (includes all applicable taxes).  The festival will be ad...

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Munin Viking Ship Annual Pork Dinner Fundraiser

Scandinavian Centre

Munin Viking Ship Annual Pork Dinner Fundraiser

Wrap up your week in song! Bring your singing voice and join Gerry Stensgaard and the Corryvreckan folk group as they perform sea shanties. Viking or seafaring attire encouraged.

Date: Friday March 20, 2015
Time: Cash Bar 6pm, dinner at 7pm
Place: Scandinavian Centre
Cost: $30 Adults; $15 Teens 13 to 17 years; $5 Children 6 to 12 years; Children 5 and under free
Contact: Contact Anne Haug 604-943-0340...

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An Introduction to Family History for Canadian Finns

Finland

An Introduction to Family History for Canadian Finns

Date: Sunday March 22, 2015
Time: 2 pm 
Cost: Admission by donation. Refreshments

If you already know about your Finnish ancestors, how do you trace their forbears even further back? If you are a second or third generation Canadian, how do you find out where in Finland your ancestors came from? Come and learn how you can go about answering these questions and also about the basics of Finnish genealogy....

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Job Posting: Bartender — Occasional Work

Scandinavian Centre

The Scandinavian Centre is Hiring for:  Bartender (occasional work)

Please read the complete  Job posting Bartender

Please contact Bar Manager Carol Walters c_walters@shaw.ca with your resume and per hour salary requirements.

Successful candidate will be prepared to commence employment as soon as possible.

 

Scandinavian Community Centre

Attn: Carol Walters, Bar Manager

6540 Thomas St...

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