Centre Closed for Canada Day

The Scandinavian Centre will be closed for Saturday July 1st and Monday July 3rd.
The office reopens Tuesday July 2nd at noon.

Ember Skies – Midsummer Eve

Join us for an evening of beats, bass and bonfire under the starry midsummer skies…

EMBER SKIES 2017

Date: Friday, June 16, 2017
Time: 8pm to 1am
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre
Cost: Tickets $15 only available at the door, 19+

Contact/Info:  604 340-8186

Outdoor Electronic Dance Music // Deep Tech House + Bass
with 7 Back-to-Back DJs:

SARA SUKKHA // Blueprint, Deep Down Inside
> b2b w/ OKI

RICH HAUGHTON // House Heads Radio, UK
> b2b w/ RIDE

STARBAUCK // Shadowphonic Sound Labs
> b2b w/ TH13F

And special opener before the bonfire:

FIKSUPOIKA // Nordik Beat, Phonophile
Fundraiser for the Scandinavian Community Centre

$15 Only at the Door / 19+ / Info 604 340-8186

Presented by VFC + Splendub DJs + Scandinavian Midsummer Festival

Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

CLEAN ENERGY. EVERYWHERE. FOREVER.
GENERAL FUSION IS TRANSFORMING THE WORLD’S ENERGY SUPPLY WITH CLEAN, SAFE, AND ABUNDANT FUSION ENERGY

Date: Wednesday, June 14, 2017 – 6 pm to 9 pm

DR. MICHEL LABERGE, FOUNDER AND CHIEF SCIENTIST
General Fusion was founded in 2002 with a goal to transform the world’s energy supply by developing the fastest, most practical, and cost-competitive path to commercial fusion power.
In 2006, Dr. Michel Laberge completed proof-of-principle experiments, and with the support of leading venture capital firms, General Fusion began building a team that today is recognized as a global leader in commercial fusion energy.
The company has now grown to a team of nearly 50 scientists at its world class laboratories in Burnaby, just outside Vancouver, where it is developing the key components of the world’s first fusion power plant.
Times New Roman;”>General Fusion has been recognized globally for its work in clean energy technology, and is a member of the Cleantech Global 100 (2014, 2015, 2016/17) as well as the recipient of numerous Canadian and international cleantech awards. In the media, Dr. Laberge’s 2014 TED Talk about fusion energy has attracted over one million viewers, and the company has been featured in publications such as TIME Magazine, Scientific American and BBC Horizons.

Guests are always welcome! Invite colleagues, clients, friends and family.

Time: 6 – 7pm: Networking and socializing hour
7 – 8:15pm: Dinner
Main Course:  Catered by Vera’s Burgers.
All you can eat BBQ Burgers – Hot Dogs – Veggie Burgers + 2 salad options
Dessert, Tea & Coffee
8:15 – 9pm: Featured presentation and a brief question and answer period

Cost: Early Bird Price: Member $35; Non-member $40
Regular Price (after midnight Monday May 8th):   Member $45;  Non-member $50
Please note that all dinner prices have increased $5 effective April 2017.
PLEASE REGISTER IN ADVANCE!!!
Register online!  It’s fast, easy and secure!  www.sbc-bc.ca

To register in advance and pay online:
www.sbc-bc.ca.  VISA, MasterCard, or American Express accepted (secure third-party payment gateway is PayPal™, a PayPal account is not necessary, just select “No Thanks” ).

To register in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or credit card):
email secretary@nullsbc-bc.ca, or call the SBC office 604-484-8238, or contact a current SBC board member, with the names and number of people in your party.

Scandinavian Seniors Lunch 55+

All seniors welcome.

Date: Friday, June 9, 2017
Time: Noon
Cost: $3 if you bring a plate of sandwiches, cakes or cookies to share, OR $8 if you prefer not to bring food.
Please help us out by bringing a plate of food.
Con­tact: Tor Olufsen (604) 294-0749 or by  tolufsen@nullshaw.ca

ScanSports Spring Golf Tournament!

ScanSports invites you to play a friendly game of golf!
You can use this as a warm up for the
Scandinavian Centre Golf Tournament in September or a fun family outing.

Join the group for a burger in the clubhouse after your round.

Date: Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Time: 2 pm
Location: Mylora Golf Course, 9911 Sidaway Rd, Richmond (mylora.ca)
Contact: Scansports@nullgmail.com
Cost:  $35 plus Barbecue for $20. Pull carts are free and power carts cost $28.

Midsummer meeting

Date: Thursday May 25, 2017
Time: 6.30pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre

Come and join the planning meeting.

Genealogy Meeting

Date: Sat­ur­day May 20, 2017
Time: 1 pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Centre
Con­tact: Poul Erik Ras­mussen sonofrasmus@nullshaw.ca

Please see www.scandinavianculturalsociety.org for details

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