Lip Sync Contest

Fin­land House Soci­ety presents

My Play List Lip Sync Con­test

Date:  Fri­day Jan­u­ary 25th, 2019

Time: 6.30pm

Con­tact:  or Paul Juok­su 604 862 0765

The Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre sound sys­tem can be plugged into your cell phone. Your music can be played over the sound sys­tem. You can lip sync to your favourite song, or you can get your friends togeth­er and sing as a group.

We will have Celebri­ty judges who will choose the best per­for­mance!  There will be prizes! Food avail­able for $10.00.  Bar open!

Not sure how to do it? Please vis­it and click on Events to see Fin­land House Soci­ety Pres­i­dent Paul Juok­su demon­strate how he Lip Syncs from his play list.

Lim­it­ed num­ber of spots avail­able!

Scandinavian Craft Fair


Arts and Crafts – Baked Goods – Christ­mas Good­ies — Refresh­ments and much much more!

The annu­al Scan­di­na­vian Craft Fair at the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre, host­ed by the Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club. Lots of local ven­dors, Finnish & Scan­di­na­vian crafts and mer­chan­dise, plus your favourite baked goods!

Scan­di­na­vian Deli will be open for lunch.
Admis­sion: Free, plus free park­ing!

Date: Sun­day Novem­ber 25, 2018
Time: 11 am to 4 pm
Con­tact: Riit­ta

Please note craft tables are sold out.

Canadian Friends of Finland Sunday Afternoon Movie

Date: Sun­day Octo­ber 28, 2018
Time: 2pm
Where: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Cost: By dona­tion
Con­tact: Dianne Kil­back (604) 294‑3715,

Finnish film with Eng­lish sub­ti­tles.  Admis­sion by dona­tion.  Refresh­ments.

Vancouver Finlandia Club Special General Meeting

A Spe­cial Gen­er­al Meet­ing of the Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club will be held on Thurs­day Octo­ber 25, 2018 to intro­duce and approve the revised VFC bylaws that have been updat­ed to con­form to the New Soci­eties Act.

Date: Thurs­day, Octo­ber 25, 2018
Time: 7pm
Place: Finnish Room at the Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre

FHS looking for Midsummer volunteers

Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val 2019

Fin­land House Soci­ety is seek­ing:


Vol­un­teer Coor­di­na­tor    TRAINING WILL BE PROVIDED

Duties of the Vil­lage May­or

Attend Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val plan­ning meet­ings held at the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre

Report to Fin­land House Soci­ety Board of Direc­tors

Plan the set-up, and look of the Vil­lage, with­in the theme that the Mid­sum­mer Com­mit­tee decides

Work with the office regard­ing ven­dors with­in the Finnish vil­lage

Liase with ven­dors

Liase with Fin­land Vol­un­teer Coor­di­na­tor

Duties of the Vol­un­teer Coor­di­na­tor

Attend Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val plan­ning meet­ings

Report to Fin­land House Soci­ety Board of Direc­tors

Work with Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val Vol­un­teer Coor­di­na­tor to pro­vide Finnish vol­un­teers for gen­er­al areas

Work with Vil­lage May­or to pro­vide Vil­lage vol­un­teers

Work with Enter­tain­ment Com­mit­tee regard­ing anthem singers and flag bear­ers

Work with pro­gram com­mit­tee for con­tent per­tain­ing to Fin­land

Please con­tact: Pauli Juok­su Pres­i­dent Fin­land House Soci­ety

Phone: 604–862-0765

FinnFun Open House

Tues­day Oct 9 from 6pm – 8pm

Come and dis­cov­er what Finn­Fun is all about!

  • His­to­ry of the School, Future plans & efforts,
    by Finn­Fun board mem­bers
  • Free les­son for kids (3 –14 y)
  • Social­iz­ing, pul­la / cake, cof­fee and tea

RSVP by Oct 5 to or 778 3184942

Lämpimästi ter­ve­tu­loa!

Avoimet ovet Tiis­taina 9.10. klo 18 – 20

Tule kat­so­maan ja kuun­tele­maan mis­tä Finn­Fun -koulus­sa on kysymys!

  • Hal­li­tuk­sen jäsenet esit­televät koulun toim­intaa, his­to­ri­aa
    ja tule­vaisu­u­den suun­nitelmia
  • Lapset 3 – 14v voivat osal­lis­tua ilmaisek­si tun­nille
  • Kahvi- ja pul­latar­joilu
  • Sekä seu­rustelua muiden suo­ma­lais­ten per­hei­den kanssa!

Canadian Friends of Finland AGM and Sunday Afternoon Movie

Date: Sun­day Sep­tem­ber 23, 2018
Time: 1pm AGM: 2pm Film
Where: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Cost: By dona­tion
Con­tact: Dianne Kil­back (604) 294‑3715,

Please join us for your annu­al meet­ing! Please attend and pro­vide your fresh input and sug­ges­tions.
Fol­low­ing the meet­ing stay for cof­fee and Finnish film with Eng­lish sub­ti­tles.  Admis­sion by dona­tion.  Refresh­ments.