Finnish Canadian Rest Home Spring Festival

Rest Home LogoDate: Sun­day, April 23rd, 2017
Time: 2pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Free admis­sion
Con­tact: Finnish Rest Home Office 604–325-8241

Fin­land is cel­e­brat­ing 100 years of inde­pen­dence — this is our the­me. There will be music, Fin­land themed facts and fun, pro­gram, good com­pa­ny food and cof­fee ser­vice.

ScanSports presents the Scandinavian Centre Sun Run team!

runnersScanS­ports presents the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre Sun Run team! Once again we have entered a team in the Van­cou­ver Sun Run, and we need team mem­bers! This fun annu­al run takes place in down­town Van­cou­ver on April 23rd at 9 am. It’s one of Canada’s largest 10 km runs, and you can be part of it!

Reg­is­ter at
Select “Join an exist­ing team“and search for Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre. Con­tact for more info.

Ear­ly Bird Rate (By Feb­ru­ary 10) $49 — $15 from Scans­ports = $34
Feb­ru­ary 11 — March 31  $57 — $15 from Scans­ports = $42

At check­out select “Bill to Scans­ports”, write us a cheque for your Reg­is­tra­tion fee minus $15. We’ll col­lect the race bibs and shirts and hand them out before the race!


Arts Night with Jazz

Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club Arts Night — Moth­er Inne Uit­to — Daugh­ter Taina Uit­to.
With Jazz Music Trio Chris Siger­son + Camp­bell Ryga + Miles Hill

Date: Sat­ur­day April 22, 2017
Time: Doors open 6pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Cost: $10
Cash Bar — Light Refresh­ments. Ter­ve­tu­loa! Every­one wel­come!
Con­tact: Kai­ja Rauti­ainen


National of Museum of Iceland Presentation

Join us in wel­com­ing Mar­grét Hall­gríms­dót­tir, Head of the Nation­al of Muse­um of Ice­land and the Cul­ture House to the Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre. Mar­garet will give a pre­sen­ta­tion on the muse­um and intro­duce her new book on Ice­landic arti­facts. The pre­sen­ta­tion will be in the library with refresh­ments served in the Ice­land Room after the talk. Please join us for what will be a very inter­est­ing talk.

Date: Fri­day April 21st
Time: 7.30pm
Loca­tion: The library and the Ice­land Room
Cost: No cost

Norwegian Fishcake Dinner — SOLD OUT

Every­one Wel­come to S.O.N. Viking Lodge #81‘s Nor­we­gian Fish­cake Din­ner At the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Date: Fri­day April 21st
Time: Bar opens 6 p.m. Din­ner 7 p.m.
Serv­ing their renowned, home­made fish­cakes with all the trim­mings includ­ing Nor­we­gian meat-cakes for non-fish lovers. Clas­sic Coun­try music for lis­ten­ing & danc­ing by Ed Wahl & friend Lau­rie

Tick­ets: Adults $25 p.p Chil­dren 12 yrs & under $15 p.p.
Con­tact: For tick­ets phone Jyt­te Kaland 604 581 8791 or Marg Kirse­bom 604 535 4985

Should pur­chase tick­ets by April 14th . Make cheques payable to: SON Viking Lodge #81
This din­ner is usu­al­ly a sell-out with lots of repeat din­ers!!

SCCS Annual General Meeting

Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre AGM

Date: Thurs­day, April 20, 2017
Time: 7pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre


TAKE NOTICE: The Annu­al Gen­er­al Meet­ing of the  Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre Soci­ety will be held at the
Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre, 6540 Thomas Street, Burn­aby BC, on Thurs­day 20th of April 2017 at 7:00 pm to:

  1. Con­sid­er the reports of the Direc­tors
  2. Con­sid­er the Finan­cial State­ment for the year end­ed 31st of Decem­ber 2016.
  3. Res­o­lu­tions.
  4. Elect Direc­tors for the com­ing year.
  5. Trans­act such oth­er busi­ness as may prop­er­ly come before the meet­ing.

Agen­da for the Annu­al Gen­er­al Meet­ing will be post­ed at the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre 30 days before the Meet­ing.

Dat­ed the 12th Jan­u­ary 2017. By order of the Board of Direc­tors of the Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre Soci­ety.

Dave Buch­mann, Pres­i­dent.



Genealogy Meeting

Date: Sat­ur­day April 15, 2017
Time: 1 pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Con­tact: Poul Erik Ras­mussen

Please see for details

Page 4 of 31« First...23456...102030...Last »