Sweden House Society

SwedenThe Sweden House Society (SHS) is the hub of the Swedish community in the Lower Mainland. To the many Swedes living in and around Vancouver, the SHS and the many different organizations that belong to the Sweden House Society is their connection to maintaining Swedish traditions, making lifelong Swedish friends and keeping up with their roots. Celebrating many events and traditions throughout the year, the SHS is the place for you to get your Swede on!

Join in the Fun!

To take part in the Swedish community in British Columbia all you have to do is become a member of any one of the Swedish member organisations that belong to SHS.

Välkommen!

 

Swedish Baking Classes

Swedish Baking Classes

Lussebullar/Saffron buns Monday November 27 7-9pm minimum 6, max 10 students. Price $25/student Course includes: 2 hours class, recipe and about 6 saffron buns to take home.

Vörtbröd/Christmas bread Wednesday November 29 7-9pm minimum 6, max 10 students. Price $25/student Course includes: 2 hours class, recipe and one loaf of bread to take home.

Pepparkakor/Ginger cookies Monday December 4 7-9pm …

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Swedish Christmas Market

Swedish Christmas Market

JULMARKNAD

Date: Saturday and Sunday,  TWO DAYS November 18 AND 19, 2017 Time: 11 am to 4 pm Cost: Free Admission Contact: AnnaKarin Tornqvist at swedishculturalsociety.ca@nullgmail.com

Come to the Swedish Cultural Society’s 2017 Swedish Christmas Market. 2 full days!

Coffee, drinks, sandwiches and pastries available to feed you while you are shopping.

If you are a NEW vendor, Please see …

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SHS Presents New Culinary & Trade Awards

SHS is proud to announce two new scholarships:

The SHS Trade Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a British Columbia apprentice with the cost of his/her apprenticeship in of the following industries: construction, transportation, mechanical or electrical. Value: $1,000 CDN. Deadline April 30, 2015. The SHS Culinary Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a…

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The Centre is Getting A Royal Treat!

The Centre is Getting A Royal Treat!

Sweden House Society is honoured to announce that as part of their royal visit to Vancouver during the 2010 Winter Games, the King and Queen of Sweden – Carl XVI Gustaf and Silvia Bernadotte – will be coming for a visit to the Scandinavian Community Centre!

On Thursday February 25th, King Carl XVI Gustaf and Silvia will be attending a …

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