Eurofest meeting

Date: Tues­day, Octo­ber 29, 2012
Time: 7pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Centre

With the Min­is­ter of Multiculturalism

See  for more information.


Nor­we­gian con­ver­sa­tion and cof­fee Sun­days.  Every­one is wel­come but no Eng­lish will be spoken.

Date: Sun­day,  Octo­ber 14 and 28, 2012
Time: 2pm to 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, Nor­way Room
Con­tact: Eva Lindzen (604) 581‑3376 to con­firm date/time and to be kept informed of any changes.

Dance workshop

Scandinavian DancersScan­di­na­vian Dancers’ fifth annual Fall work­shop will fea­ture Larry Rein­ert from Seattle.

Date: Sat­ur­day, Octo­ber 27, 2012

9:30 cof­fee
10–12:30 1st ses­sion
12:30 lunch
1:30–5:00 2nd ses­sion
5:00 happy hour
6:00 din­ner
7:30 dance & review


Work­shops am: $12; pm: $15
Lunch: $15
Din­ner (Scan­di­na­vian food) and dance: $40
Dance only: $15
Full meal deal: $75

Here is the flyer for your fridge or your friends, includ­ing a print-and-mail-in reg­is­tra­tion form, in Acro­bat pdf format.

Visit our Scan­di­na­vian Dancers of Van­cou­ver website.

Seterskveld Pork Roast Dinner and Dancing

Seter­skveld:  Pork roast din­ner fol­lowed by danc­ing to live band. Feast on rom­megrot; pick­led her­ring; pork roast with crackle, surkaal and more.

Date: Fri­day, Octo­ber 26, 2012
Time: Cock­tail hour 6 pm Pork Roast Din­ner 7 pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Tick­ets adults $25 pp; Chil­dren 15 and under $10 pp.
Con­tact: Book early: pick up tick­ets by Oct 20th. Borgie Tyssedal 604–985-3315

Jointly spon­sored by Nor­we­gian house Soci­ety and SON Sleip­ner Lodge #8.

CFF Sunday Afternoon Films: Under the Red Star

Under the Red Star (2011)

Under the Red Star is a fas­ci­nat­ing docu­d­rama about the cul­tural and polit­i­cal fer­ment cen­tred around
Port Arthur’s Finnish Labour Tem­ple. In Finnish and English.

Date: Sun­day, Octo­ber 21, 2012
Time: 1.30 pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Admis­sion By Dona­tion, includes refresh­ments.

See the pro­mo­tional video on You can read more about the film on this poster. Arto Järvelä’s song ‘Grief’ (Murhe) played by JPP appears in the film.

Genealogy Meeting

Date: Sat­ur­day Octo­ber 20, 2012
Time: 1 pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Con­tact: Poul Erik Ras­mussen

Please see for details

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