Nordic Spirit 2017: Settlements

8 Apr

The Scandinavian Cultural Society presents Nordic Spirit Settlements
Heritage Photo Display, Illustrated talks.

Opening Reception 12.00 Saturday. RSVP to Carolyn Thauberger phone 778-228-2334

Saturday April 8:

12:00 Opening reception. Free Admission
1:00 Silverhill Swedish Settlement, Mission, BC- Karin Edberg-Lee
2:00 Sami in the Yukon – Karen Sorensen
3:00 Icelanders in BC – Gerri McDonald

7:30 pm (doors open 7:00) Tales of the Vikings in Canada Tales of the Vikings in Canada. Inspired by archeological discoveries of Viking settlements in Newfoundland, award-winning broadcaster, performer & author Don Mowatt presents a dramatic retelling of the Viking Sagas with a Canadian twist. Featuring actors Mowatt, Carolyn Finlay, Cameron Cathcart & Scandinavian band Gammel Dansk.

Refreshments. Admission by donation.

Sunday April 9:

1:00 Skagen Impressionist painters – John Stuart
2:00 Sami in the Yukon – Karin Sorensen (repeat)

The Scandinavian Cultural Society acknowledges the financial assistance of the Province of British Columbia and the Danish-Canadian Community Centre

Contact Carolyn Thauberger phone 778-228-2334