Nordic Cultural Weekend

Classes will be offered in Rose­ma­l­ing; Hardan­ger embroi­dery; Wood carv­ing; Geneal­ogy; Open-faced sand­wich mak­ing; Finnish bak­ing; krumkake & kransekake bak­ing; Swedish Lenten bun bak­ing; Folk dance; Music work­shop; Choral sing-a-long; Easter crafts & more.

Date: Saturday/Sunday, March 16/17, 2013
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Advance reg­is­tra­tion required: Adults $10 per day (plus sup­ply costs for some classes). Chil­dren & Teens: no fees but must reg­is­ter for spe­cific classes.
Con­tact: or

Here are more details and and the reg­is­tra­tion form (pdf), or just the reg­is­tra­tion form as a MS/Word doc­u­ment.
Reg­is­ter early as some class sizes limited.

Spon­sored by Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre; Dan­ish House Soci­ety; Ice­land House Soci­ety; Fin­land House Soci­ety; Nor­we­gian House Soci­ety; Swedish House Society

Icelandic Language lessons begin

Lessons are on Tues­day nights. All lev­els are welcome!

Date: Lessons start Tues­day, Jan­u­ary 15, 2013
Time: 7pm to 9pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: $50 for 8 weeks
Con­tact: Gun­nar Óla­fur Hans­son, Pro­fes­sor of Lin­guis­tics, UBC. Email:, phone: 604–875-0537