Midsummer Festival Craft Fair is SOLD OUT

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Midsummer Festival Craft Fair is SOLD OUT

 June 20 and 21, 2015.

The Craft and Com­mer­cial tables are sold out, with a wait­list. All ven­dors will be noti­fied by Wednes­day May 27.

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 …

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Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

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Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val Lot­tery tick­ets are now avail­able at the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre office and at our events. Draw Sun­day June 21, 2015 4 pm onstage at the Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val Pro­ceeds sup­port Nordic Cul­tural Activities

1st Prize: Return Air­fare for two to Scan­di­navia Spon­sored by Jim Pat­ti­son Volvo of Sur­rey and Nesters Mar­ket, value of $3,000 CAD  2nd Prize: $500 Cash *Donated …

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Thank you to our volunteers!

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Thank you to our volunteers!

A huge big thank you to all our vol­un­teers who came to the Spring Clean up!

Thank you to the over 40 peo­ple who came out to help keep the Cen­tre beau­ti­ful. You brought rakes, leaf blow­ers, pails and rags, worked inside and out­side. Thank you to the Finnish War Vet­er­ans for mak­ing the break­fast! Thank you to the Dan­ish …

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Midsummer Festival

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Midsummer Festival

Mid­sum­mer 2105: Nordic Cap­i­tal Cities!

Sat­ur­day fea­tures include on-stage enter­tain­ment, Mar­ket Place, children’s games, Viking Vil­lage, rais­ing the May Pole, cul­tural dis­plays, Scan­di­na­vian food. Sun­day fea­tures include in addi­tion a pan­cake brunch and the famous wife-carrying contest.

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 20 — Sun­day June 21, 2015 Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Cost: …

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A Very Scandinavian Evening: Swedish Artists Carl and Karin Larsson

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A Very Scandinavian Evening: Swedish Artists Carl and Karin Larsson

Date: Fri­day, May 29, 2015 Time: Doors open at 6.30 pm; Sand­wiches 7 pm; Talk 8 pm Price: $5 per sand­wich Con­tact and RSVP:  swedishculturalsociety.ca@nullgmail.com

Carl Larsson’s illus­tra­tions for his book Ett Hem (A Home) more than a cen­tury ago defined a “Swedish Style” that was light, colour­ful, infor­mal.  It seems obvi­ous now that his wife Karin was inti­mately involved …

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Midsummer Volunteers Meeting

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Date: Wednes­day June 3, 2015 Time: 7pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Con­tact: Robert Oberg at midsummervolunteers@nullscandinaviancentre.org

See Vol­un­teer poster 2015

 

 

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