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
Reserve by Wednesday morning, March 1. No ticket sales at the door.

Icelandic Children’s Christmas Party



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 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 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  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.


Vinarterta Baking Class


Date: Sunday September 25
Time: 9am to 2pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre main kitchen
Cost: The cost will be $20 which simply 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: (preferred) or telephone 604-688-9082.

Coffee, or course, will be in abundance




Icelandic Canadian Club of BC AGM

Date: Wed, April 6, 2016
Time: 7pm
Place: Iceland Room, Scandinavian Centre

CANCELLED Vinarterta Baking Class

vinartorta2 nights in a row.

Dates: Tuesday March 1 and Wednesday March 2
Time: 7 pm to 9 pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre main kitchen
CostWe will have to have you bring what each person needs, e.g., pot for boiling one pound of prunes, measuring cups and spoons, etc., etc. When registering, a complete list will be given to you.
Plan: baking the ‘cookie’ part one night and beginning the filling, and, continuing the process to completion the next evening,  and to have one instructor to two students (no promises).
Contacts: Margaret  email: (preferred) or telephone 604-688-9082.




The Icelandic National League of North America 2016 Convention

The Icelandic National League of North America 2016 Convention is in Vancouver B.C. and is hosted by the Icelandic Canadian Club of B.C.

April 29 and 30
Organized Activities April 28 and May 1

For registration and convention information follow this link:



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