Swedes in BC: The Life & Times of Early Swedish Settlers in BC

Photo Exhibit

Come and see this one-of-a-kind photo exhibit of the early Swedish set­tlers to BC. It is fas­ci­nat­ing to see how those who trav­elled from Scan­di­navia to such a far away coun­try as Canada, in those days, lived and made a place for them­selves right here, in the area we now call home.

Where: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Date: Sat­ur­day & Sun­day March 27 — 28, 2010
Time: 11am — 4pm both days

Open­ing Reception!

Sat­ur­day March 27th at 11:30am — RSVP to Laila Axen Ph: (604)526‑7464 or Email: aaxen@nullshaw.ca

This won­der­ful photo exhibit is brought to you by the Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tural Soci­ety in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Swedish Char­i­ta­ble Soci­ety, Swedish Cul­tural Soci­ety and the Dan­ish Com­mu­nity Centre.

Bridal Fashion Show: Other Times and Other Places

Fash­ion his­to­rian Karin Edberg-Lee brings us a spec­tac­u­lar evening of bridal design — show­cas­ing his­toric views of fash­ion & customs.

If you are inter­ested in fash­ion, a bride-to-be or sim­ply want to come and see how other cul­tures and time peri­ods cel­e­brate wed­dings through fash­ion, this promises to be a feast for the eyes!

Date: Sat­ur­day March 27, 2010
Time: 7pm — 9pm
Place: Ban­quet Hall, Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Cost: Sug­gested dona­tion of $10/person
Con­tact: For more infor­ma­tion con­tact Laila Axen at aaxen@nullshaw.ca

Look for­ward to see­ing you there!

Brought to you by the Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tural Society

Swedes in BC: The Life & Times of Early Swedish Settlers in BC

Photo Exhibit

Come and see this one-of-a-kind photo exhibit of the early Swedish set­tlers to BC. It is fas­ci­nat­ing to see how those who trav­elled from Scan­di­navia to such a far away coun­try as Canada, in those days, lived and made a place for them­selves right here, in the area we now call home.

Where: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Date: Sat­ur­day & Sun­day March 27 — 28, 2010
Time: 11am — 4pm both days

Open­ing Reception!

Sat­ur­day March 27th at 11:30am — RSVP to Laila Axen Ph: (604)526‑7464 or Email: aaxen@nullshaw.ca

This won­der­ful photo exhibit is brought to you by the Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tural Soci­ety in col­lab­o­ra­tion with Swedish Char­i­ta­ble Soci­ety, Swedish Cul­tural Soci­ety and the Dan­ish Com­mu­nity Centre.

Danish House Notice of Annual General Meeting March 22, 2010

Date: Mon­day March 22, 2010
Time: 7pm
Place: Fire­side Lounge, Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Con­tact: Peter Praegel at praegel@nullshaw.ca

Teatime at Troldhaugen: An evening of Theatre and Music

Join us to cel­e­brate the bicen­ten­nial of Ole Bull, the renowned Nor­we­gian vio­lin­ist and com­poser — His adven­tur­ous life was the inspi­ra­tion for Peer Gynt!

Edvard and Nina Grieg (played by Don Mowatt and Car­olyn Fin­lay) will intro­duce their friend Ole, set­ting the scene for an evening of great Nor­we­gian music.

Event: Teatime at Trold­hau­gen
Date: Sun­day, March 21, 2010
Time: 7:00 pm
Admis­sion: $15 — Refresh­ments served

For tick­ets con­tact:
Judith Ander­son Ph (604) 526‑4722 or Email judithanderson@nullshaw.ca

Spon­sored by Nor­we­gian House Soci­ety, Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tural Soci­ety, Danish-Canadian Com­mu­nity Centre

Viking Feast — SOLD OUT

Din­ner the­atre — Viking-style! You don’t want to miss this once in a life­time event!

An evening of songs, sto­ries, vio­lence and drama! This is not for the faint of heart… Wear your Viking cos­tume or join us in mod­ern day dress. Orga­nized by Reik Felag, our local Norse Cul­ture Recre­ational Group who always put on an excit­ing and lively dis­play at the Mid­sum­mer Fes­ti­val every year!

Date: Sat­ur­day March 20th, 2010
Time: 6pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre Ban­quet Hall
Cost: $30 — tick­ets sold at the office
Con­tact: contactus@nullreikfelag.ca

For more infor­ma­tion visit www.reikfelag.ca

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