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

Please see Poster

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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Midsummer Raffle Tickets Draw Sunday June 18th — WINNERS

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Midsummer Raffle Tickets Draw Sunday June 18th — WINNERS Midsummer Raffle ticket Draw: Sunday, June 18/2017 4pm onstage at the Midsummer Festival. 1st Prize  $3,000 Cash WINNER #6051 Sigrid Felland. Sponsored by Jim Pattison Volvo of Surrey and Nesters Market 2nd Prize  $500 Cash WINNER: #6491 Dan Metzak.  Donated by Danish House Society. 3rd Prize  $500 Cash. WINNER # 9964 Jan Brown.  Donated by Finland House Society. 4th Prize  $500 Cash. WINNER…

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ScanSports presents: Bowling!

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ScanSports presents: Bowling!

at Revs in Burn­a­by (5502 Lougheed Hwy)

May 7th , 2017 noon

$10 per per­son ($5 for kids) for 2 games and shoes

RSVP to scansports@nullgmail.com to reg­is­ter

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Laudate Singers present Scandinavian Spring

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CFF and Lau­date Singers present Scan­di­na­vian Spring

Date: Fri­day April 28, 2017 Time: 7.30pm Bar opens 7.30pm. Con­cert 8pm. Cost: Tick­ets $15, at the door only Con­tact: Dianne Kil­back dkilback@nullshaw.ca

Lau­date Singers, one of Vancouver’s Pre­mier Pro­fes­sion­al Choirs, will per­form choral works from Scan­di­navia fol­lowed by a talk by Kari Turunen. Lars Kaario is founder and direc­tor of Lau­date Singers …

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Nordic Spirit 2017: Settlements

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Nordic Spirit 2017: Settlements

The Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tur­al Soci­ety presents Nordic Spir­it Set­tle­ments Her­itage Pho­to Dis­play, Illus­trat­ed talks.

Open­ing Recep­tion 12.00 Sat­ur­day. RSVP to Car­olyn Thauberg­er cthauber12@nullgmail.com phone 778–228-2334

Sat­ur­day April 8:

12:00 Open­ing recep­tion. Free Admis­sion 1:00 Sil­ver­hill Swedish Set­tle­ment, Mis­sion, BC- Karin Edberg-Lee 2:00 Sami in the Yukon — Karen Sorensen 3:00 Ice­landers in BC — Ger­ri McDon­ald

7:30 pm (doors open 7:00) …

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Icelandic Thorrablot

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Icelandic Thorrablot

The Ice­landic Cana­di­an Club of British Colum­bia cor­dial­ly invites you to þorrablót (Thorrablot) Date: Sat­ur­day, March 4, 2017 Time: Cock­tails 6 pm, Din­ner 7 pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre Cost: $40; 18 years and under $25 Con­tact: For tick­ets, con­tact Nina Jobin 604–277-0143 email nina_jobin@nulltelus.net. Reserve by Wednes­day morn­ing, March 1. No tick­et sales at the door.…

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CFF Presentation on Alvar Aalto

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CFF Presentation on Alvar Aalto

Cana­di­an Friends of Fin­land

Wel­comes you to A Pre­sen­ta­tion on Alvar Aal­to

Join Bob and Ron Poutt and Bar­ry Lam­bert for a pre­sen­ta­tion illus­trat­ed with numer­ous slides about the great­est Finnish archi­tect of his day and one of the most impor­tant 20th cen­tu­ry archi­tects any­where, Alvar Aal­to. His career spanned the first 60 years of Finland’s inde­pen­dence, and his icon­ic …

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