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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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DHS Annual Family Barbecue

Scandinavian Centre

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 salmon
Menu: Beef/Salmon/Corn/Pie/Ice C...

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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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Swedish Christmas Market

Scandinavian Centre

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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Scandinavian Craft Fair

Scandinavian Centre

Arts and Crafts - Baked Goods - Christmas Goodies
Refreshments and much much more! Presented by Vancouver Finlandia Club

Date: Sunday November 27, 2016
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Cost: Free Admission
Contact: Riitta or Ron at 604-941-0760 or scandicraftfair@gmail.com

Please see the Craft Fair 2016 Registration Letter

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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

Scandinavian Centre

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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