Vinarterta Baking Class

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Date: Saturday October 14, 2017
Time: 9am to 1pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre main kitchen
Cost: The cost will be $25 which covers the cost of the ingredients.
Plan: A one-day class to teach you how to make complete vinarterta: the prune filling, the ‘cookie’ rounds and how to bake them, put it all together, and you will take the vinarterta home.
Contact: Margaret Bjarnason Amirault email: gusta1@nulltelus.net (preferred) or telephone 604-688-9082.

We will follow the old recipe from the 1800s. We hope to provide one teacher per two students.

Coffee, or course, will be in abundance

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

Icelandic Canadian Club of BC AGM

Date: Wed, April 5, 2017
Time: 7pm
Place: Iceland Room, Scandinavian Centre

Icelandic Thorrablot

Thorablot designThe 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.

Icelandic Children’s Christmas Party

 

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Date: Sun­day, Decem­ber 4, 2016
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Centre
Cost: There is a charge of $10 to offset costs and please bring something for the food table
Contact: Please submit children’s name to Jana 604 943 6027 or e-mail janahelgason@nullgmail.com no later than Wednesday November 30th

 

Icelandic Christmas Bake & CRAFT Sale

vinartortaDate: Sun­day, December 4, 2016
Time: 10 am — 12.30 pm
Cost: Free to enter; baked goods are for sale, as are lun­cheon items.
Con­tact: Naomi Dyer 604-465-9471 or ndyer@nulltelus.net. Pre-orders only for rúllupylsa, hangikjöt and harðfiskur
Credit Cards are no longer accepted. Payment by Cash or Cheque only.

Craft Tables – contact Anna Bjarnason at 604-526-6775 or anna.bjarnason74@nullgmail.com.  There is no charge for tables.

Hard Fisk Café opens at 9 a.m. Have your breakfast coffee and treat and a visit with friends before the sale starts: Vínarterta, kleinur, pönnukökur, and rúllupylsa or hangikjöt on brown bread or flatkökur

For Sale: Vínarterta, kleinur, pönnukökur, lifrarpylsa, rúllupylsa, hangikjöt, brown bread, harðfiskur

Regarding pre-orders: Please be aware of the approximate cost of the items you order. Rúllupylsa is expensive. Hangikjöt is also expensive.