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Office CLOSED August 23 and August 25, 2016

Scandinavian Centre

The office will be closed these two dates: Tuesday, August 23 and Thursday, August 25....

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The 18th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

Scandinavian Centre

The 18th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

Date: Saturday, August 20th, 2016
Time: 6pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre
Cost: presale $45.00, At the door: $60
Contact: Vancouver@swea.org

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. This tradition was started because crayfish harvesting in...

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Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

Scandinavian Centre

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

“Solar Power in Vancouver: the Past, Present and Future” presented by: Rob Baxter

Date: Wednesday September 14, 2016
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  Paul Andreassen at SBC Office telephone: (604) 484-8238 or Jan Nordin (604) 551‑7512.
Please note, an added $10 will be charged at ...

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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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VFC Presents: Oktoberfest Dance

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VFC Presents: Oktoberfest Dance

Date: Saturday September 24, 2016
Time: Doors open 6:30pm; food available around 7pm
Place: Scandinavian Community Centre
Contact: David 604-340-8186.

 

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Seterskveld and Silent Auction

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Seterskveld and Silent Auction

Date: Friday, September 30th, 2016
Time: Cocktail hour 6 pm;  7 p.m. Dinner;
After-dinner entertainment TBA
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre
Tickets: to be purchased no later than Sept 27th (Tuesday) Adults: $25 p.p. ;
Children 5 yrs through 12 yrs: $10 p.p.
Children 4 yrs & under: FREE
For reservations & tickets contact: Ron & Riitta Stubbings  604 941 0760   Norway@scandinaviancent...

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Midsummer planning meetings start in October

Scandinavian Centre

Date: Thursday October 20, 2016
Time: 6.30pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre

On behalf of the Midsummer Committee, may I extend a sincere “Thank You” to all the volunteers, sponsors, vendors and staff for their effort to battle through some “Junuary” weather during the 2016 Midsummer Festival. We look forward to sunnier skies next year.

To those who attended Midsummer, we hope that you an...

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