Canadian Friends of Finland Celebration of the Art and Life of Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Scandinavian Centre

Canadian Friends of Finland Celebration of the Art and Life of Akseli Gallen-Kallela

Date: Sunday February 7, 2016 Time: 2 pm  Cost: Admission by donation. Refreshments

Join us in a presentation of a celebration of the art and life of the great Finnish Painter, Akseli Gallen-Kallela, who was born in 1865, the same year as Jean Sibelius and another great Finnish artist, Pekka Halonen.

Bob Poutt and his son Ron, an artist himself, will …

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ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team 2016!

Scandinavian Centre

ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team 2016!

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 …

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Vinarterta Baking Class

Iceland

Vinarterta Baking Class

2 nights in a row.

Dates: Tuesday March 1 and Wednesday March 2 Time: 7 pm to 9 pm Location: Scandinavian Community Centre main kitchen Cost: We will have to have you bring what each person needs, e.g., pot for boiling one pound of prunes, measuring cups and spoons, etc., etc. When registering, a complete list will be given to you. Plan: …

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The Icelandic National League of North America 2016 Convention

Iceland

The Icelandic National League of North America 2016 Convention is in Vancouver B.C. and is hosted by the Icelandic Canadian Club of B.C.

April 29 and 30 Organized Activities April 28 and May 1

For registration and convention information follow this link:  http://www.icelandicclubbc.org/convention2016/

 

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NHS Raspeball Dinner

Norway

NHS Raspeball Dinner

Enjoy a Taste of Norway – Everyone is welcome to Norwegian House Society’s always popular RASPEBALL DINNER (Klubb, Komle)

Homemade Norwegian potato balls even better than Mormor used to make. Served with meat, turnips, carrots, bacon bits & syrup, buttermilk.

Date: Sunday, February 21, 2016 Time: 3pm Happy Hour, 4pm Dinner Location: Scandinavian Community Centre Cost: Tickets only $25. Purchase …

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Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016

Scandinavian Centre

Midsummer Festival Craft Fair 2016

 June 18  and 19, 2016.

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 21st 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 …

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Nordic Knitting Classes – everyone welcome

Scandinavian Centre

Nordic Knitting Classes – everyone welcome

Series of 6 weekly classes. Bring your current project or start a new one with instructor Bea’s help

Dates: Sundays, January 24, 31 February 7, 14, 21, 28 Time: 4 pm to 6 pm, starts right after Kaffestue Location: Scandinavian Community Centre, Norwegian Room Cost: $20 Contact: Register with instructor Bea Jacobsen,  tel. 604-790-3533 bearay@nullshaw.ca

Organized by Norwegian House Society. All nationalities …

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