Centre closed Monday July 27 for Maintenance

Scandinavian Centre

We are doing the floor main­te­nance Mon­day July 27. The cen­tre will reopen Tues­day July 29 at noon.…

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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 16, 2015 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 …

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

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Golf Tournament Fundraiser

3rd Annual Fundraiser Golf Tour­na­ment! To pro­mote and pre­serve Nordic Cul­tural activ­i­ties. For­mat: Texas Scram­ble (Best Ball). Lim­ited to the first 40 fully paid reg­is­tered golfers. Buf­fet Din­ner, cash bar, silent auction.

Date: Fri­day, Sep­tem­ber 18, 2015 Time: Reg­is­tra­tion 11am; first tee-off at noon, fol­lowed by 9-minute tee-off inter­vals; last tee-off 1:17. Buf­fet din­ner 7:30pm Loca­tion: Burn­aby Moun­tain Golf Course …

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The 17th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

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The 17th Annual Swedish Crayfish Party

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. Thistra­di­tion was started because cray­fish har­vest­ing in Swe­den was, for most of the 20th cen­tury, legally lim­ited to late sum­mer. Since the sum­mer lasts longer in BC than in …

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Christmas Craft Fairs

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Christmas Craft Fairs

2015 Craft Fairs

 

 

 

Wel­come to Nor­way Craft Fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 1, noon — 4pm. Con­tact: Mar­ian Snow­ball msnowball@nullbcpip.ca

Swedish Christ­mas Mar­ket: Sat­ur­day and Sun­day, Novem­ber 21 and 22, 11am-4pm. Con­tact: AnnaCarin Torn­qvist 604–913-7747 swedishculturalsociety@nullgmail.com

Scan­di­na­vian Craft Fair: Sun­day, Novem­ber 29. Con­tact: Riitta Hut­tunen 604–941-0760 scandicraftfair@nullgmail.com

Ice­landic Bake Sale: Sun­day, Novem­ber 15

Check them out:

Wel­come to Nor­way craft fair: Sun­day, …

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Midsummer Festival — Thank you!

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Midsummer Festival — Thank you!

Thank you to all who came to the Scan­di­na­vian Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val 2105: Nordic Cap­i­tal Cities! And a huge big thank you to all our hard work­ing volunteers!

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

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