Finland House Society

Got sisu? It’s Finn for the whole family!

FinlandWel­come, one and all, to The Fin­land House Soci­ety (FHS)! We are a fam­ily ori­ented, char­i­ta­ble soci­ety focused on facil­i­tat­ing, coor­di­nat­ing and pro­mot­ing a wide range of Finnish ath­letic, cul­tural, aca­d­e­mic, fes­tive and sea­sonal events, classes and activities.

FHS is always accept­ing new mem­bers, regard­less of roots, and look for­ward to shar­ing many fun and excit­ing events with you through­out the year!

Annual Mem­ber­ship Fees

Indi­vid­ual: $15
Fam­ily: $25
Senior: $10
Organization/Groups: $100

Finnish Pass­port Infor­ma­tion — In Eng­lish, Finnish, or  Swedish

 

CFF AGM and Movies

CFF AGM and Movies

Cana­dian Friends of Fin­land AGM and two movies Between a Rock and a Hard Place and We Dare to Dream. Both films are in English.

Please attend and pro­vide your fresh input and suggestions.

Date: Sun­day, Sep­tem­ber 28, 2014 Time: 1pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Cost: Attend the AGM and admis­sion is free and refresh­ments are provided!

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Finnish Heritage Fundraiser Club Night

Finnish Heritage Fundraiser Club Night

Finnish Her­itage Fundraiser Club night. Every­one Welcome!

Date: Fri­day, August 22, 2014 Time: Doors/ bar open 6pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Cost: Enter­tain­ment, Food — 2 Open faced sand­wiches $10 Con­tact: For info con­tact Juhani 604 582‑1931…

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Finn Fun Family Camp

Finn Fun Family Camp

Come and spend a fun filled day of games and crafts!

Date: Sat­ur­day, May 31, 2014 Time: 10 am to 6 pm Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Price: $40/two peo­ple; $60/3–5 peo­ple; $20/extra peo­ple; Price includes lunch, snack and “makkaran­paisto”. Con­tact: Selja 604–275-7401

Reg­is­ter and pay by May 18th. Include:

names of attend­ing par­ents, names and ages of chil­dren, your e-mail …

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FHS Scholarship Fundraiser

FHS Scholarship Fundraiser

This not-to-be missed fundrais­ing event is back by pop­u­lar demand.

Silent auc­tion, lots of items to bid on.

Enter­tain­ment, renowned local musi­cian Hannu Lam­bert, start­ing at 7.15pm

Food avail­able from 7.00pm,  $10.00/person

Date: Fri­day Feb­ru­ary 14, 2014 Time: Bar opens at 6.30 p.m. with food avail­able from 7.00 p.m. Silent auc­tion from 6:30 to 8:45. Enter­tain­ment at 7:15. Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian …

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Club Night with Art and Jazz

Club Night with Art and Jazz

Taitei­den Yö 2014 — Art Night — Fea­tur­ing seven artists’ works, Jazz duo Alan Math­i­son & Ari Lahdeko­rpi– see the flyer.

Date: Fri­day, May 9, 2014 Time: Doors open 6:30pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Cost: $10 Ter­ve­tu­loa! every­one welcome!…

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CFF Movie: Tie pohjoiseen (2012)

CFF Movie: Tie pohjoiseen (2012)

Tie pohjoiseen (2012) (Road North). In Finnish with Eng­lish Subtitles.

Date: Sun­day, May 4, 2014 Time: 2pm Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre Cost: Admis­sion By Dona­tion, includes refresh­ments. Con­tact: Dianne Kil­back by ten.suletnull@kcablikd

Mika Kaurismäki’s best films have  dealt with music or road trips. Road North com­bines both ele­ments with plenty of heart becom­ing a fam­ily story when Leo (Vesa-Matti Loiri), …

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