Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

Scandinavian Centre

Midsummer Festival Lottery 2015

Midsummer Festival Lottery tickets have been drawn Sunday June 21, 2015 4 pm onstage at the Midsummer Festival

All Winners have been notified.

Proceeds support Nordic Cultural Activities

1st Prize: Return Airfare for two to Scandinavia: Ticket #8015 Dave Shafer Sponsored by Jim Pattison Volvo of Surrey and Nesters Market, value of $3,000 CAD  2nd Prize: $500 Cash: Ticket #3135 …

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SHS Presents New Culinary & Trade Awards

Sweden

SHS is proud to announce two new scholarships:

The SHS Trade Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a British Columbia apprentice with the cost of his/her apprenticeship in of the following industries: construction, transportation, mechanical or electrical. Value: $1,000 CDN. Deadline April 30, 2015. The SHS Culinary Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a…

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Finnish Canadian Documentary Film

Scandinavian Centre

Finnish Canadian Documentary Film

A screening of the documentary film From the Front to the West Coast: The Recollections of the Finnish War Veterans in Vancouver

Date: Friday, January 23, 2015 Time: 7:30pm Location: Scandinavian Community Centre

Come early! Brian Kvist with assistance from Paul Juoksu will have a Display of Finnish Militaria including full uniforms, weaponry and original documents. This is an emotive …

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Winners of the 2014 Midsummer draw!

Scandinavian Centre

Winners of the 2014 Midsummer draw!

1st Prize:  

Return Airfare for two with IcelandAir from Seattle to Scandinavia Donated by IcelandAir, value of $2,250 CAD:Per Unheim #5111

 2nd Prize:   $500 Cash *Donated by Danish House Society: 4893 #Leslie Burns

 3rd Prize:    $500 Cash *Donated by Finland House Society: Jasmine Holmes #9105

 4th Prize:    $500 Cash *Donated by Iceland House Society: Sumintra Narain #8009

 5th Prize:    $500 …

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Library catalogue now online

Scandinavian Centre

Library catalogue now online Library Catalogue

You can now search the Scandinavian Centre library catalogue. To get there from any page, look for Library under About Us.

Follow the links to see what’s available.…

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FinnWest 72nd Finnish Canadian Grand Festival

Finland

FinnWest 72nd Finnish Canadian Grand Festival

For three days, the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre will become the “Cen­tre for all things Finnish” as we wel­come enter­tain­ers from Fin­land, USA and Canada. Early bird reg­is­tra­tion fees are offered until May 31. Check web­site www.finnwest2011.com for full details on pro­gramme and how to reg­is­ter. “Take your fam­ily to Fin­land, with­out pay­ing for air­fare!” FinnWest 72nd Finnish Cana­dian Grand Festival.

Date: …

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The Scandinavian Centre Thanks Everyone who Came to Cheer with Us!

Scandinavian Centre

Over 4,500 people visited Scandinavia House, regularly known as the Scandinavian Community Centre, took a tour, enjoyed a drink at the Fireside Lounge, had lunch or dinner, and watched one of the big screen TV’s. We hosted various royalty, ambassadors and political officials from Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden.

We are so proud of all our hundreds of olunteers who …

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