Finnish your Dinner

Scandinavian Centre

Finnish your Dinner

A fun, casu­al din­ner at the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre in Burn­a­by, BC to cel­e­brate Fin­land 100.

This will be a potluck din­ner — so bring a dish to share! We will dine out on the deck, under the stars (weath­er per­mit­ting), so bring a sweater or a blan­ket if it’s a lit­tle chilly.

Orga­nized by Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club.

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The 19th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

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The 19th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

Date: Sat­ur­day, August 26th, 2017 Time: 6pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre Cost: pre­sale $45.00, At the door: $60 Con­tact: Vancouver@nullswea.org or Rebec­ca 604–789-5056.

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 Swe­den was, for …

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Concert of Traditional Finnish Accordion Music

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Concert of Traditional Finnish Accordion Music

Con­cert of Tra­di­tion­al Finnish Accor­dion Music by Antti Paala­nen from Fin­land 7.30pm

Doors open at 7pm; Cash Bar. Admis­sion by dona­tion (sug­gest­ed $10) includes refresh­ments.

RSVP appre­ci­at­ed Riit­ta 604–941-0760 riittahu@nullgmail.com

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Spon­sored by Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club and Pur­pu­rit Folk Dancers

BIOGRAPHY

Musi­cian and com­pos­er Antti Paala­nen has been promi­nent in the field of Finnish con­tem­po­rary folk music for  …

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

5th Annu­al Fundrais­er Golf Tour­na­ment! Tour­na­ment Fly­er

To pro­mote youth and sport with­in the com­mu­ni­ty. For­mat: Texas Scram­ble (Best Ball). Lim­it­ed to the first 32 ful­ly paid reg­is­tered golfers. Buf­fet Din­ner, cash bar, silent auc­tion.

Date: Fri­day, Sep­tem­ber 15, 2017 Time: Reg­is­tra­tion 11am; first tee-off at noon, fol­lowed by 9-minute tee-off inter­vals; last tee-off 1pm. Buf­fet din­ner 7pm Loca­tion: Burn­a­by Moun­tain Golf Course Cost: …

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Norwegian Parliamentary Election

Norway

On Sep­tem­ber 11th 2017 the Nor­we­gian Par­lia­men­tary Elec­tion and the Sami Par­lia­men­tary Elec­tion will take place. There is no oppor­tu­ni­ty for Nor­we­gian vot­ers to vote abroad on Elec­tion day, how­ev­er vot­ers who are abroad may vote in advance at the Roy­al Nor­we­gian Con­sulate in Van­cou­ver. The vot­ing can take place from July 1st to Sep­tem­ber 1st.  The Con­sulate is open …

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Bridge Tournament

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Bridge Tournament

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

Date: Thurs­day, Octo­ber 5, 2017 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.

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Swedish Christmas Market

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Swedish Christmas Market

JULMARKNAD

Date: Sat­ur­day and Sun­day,  TWO DAYS Novem­ber 18 AND 19, 2017 Time: 11 am to 4 pm Cost: Free Admis­sion Con­tact: AnnaKarin Torn­qvist at swedishculturalsociety.ca@nullgmail.com

Come to the Swedish Cul­tur­al Society’s 2017 Swedish Christ­mas Mar­ket. 2 full days!

Cof­fee, drinks, sand­wich­es and pas­tries avail­able to feed you while you are shop­ping.

If you are a NEW ven­dor, Please see your NEW-Ven­dor-Jul­mark­nad­In­vi­ta­tion2017, SKF2017_NEW_Ven­do­rAp­pli­ca­tion Form and PARTICIPATION …

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