The 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!
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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 organizations that belong to SHS.
POSTED: Tuesday, December 17th, 2013
Vancouver, BC – May 28, 2014
The Sweden House Society (SHS) is pleased to announce the 2014 recipients of the Karl Ståhl Scholarship, Mr. Sebastian Gitt & Ms. Hanna McFarlane.
Mr. Gitt is currently finishing his high school studies at Seycove Secondary School in North Vancouver. In 2013, he was awarded an Outstanding Scholar Award at his school by having …
POSTED: Wednesday, November 13th, 2013
This series has been CANCELLED.
The Swedish Cultural Society is proud to support Swedish Cooking Course #4. Three volunteer chefs are needed to teach a class on one of the following dates:
Dates: Tuesdays, April 15, 22, 29, May 20, 27, June 3. Please note: No classes May 6 or 13.
Time: 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Location: Scandinavian Community …
POSTED: Saturday, November 9th, 2013
The Sweden House Society is pleased to announce the initial offering for the Karl Ståhl Scholarship. The scholarship was founded to honour the exceptional and long service by the Swedish Consul General, Karl A. Ståhl. Mr. Stahl’s diplomatic career representing Sweden here in British Columbia spanned over 45 years until his retirement in 1983. This scholarship was initiated by the …
POSTED: Wednesday, November 6th, 2013
The Swedish Cultural Society in Vancouver is pleased to present comedian, pianist and conductor Magnus Martensson and his critically acclaimed music-comedy show Extra Legroom For My Piano, Please.
Date: February 28, 2014
Time: Doors open at 7pm
Location: Scandinavian Community Centre
Cost: $30 (incl. light refreshments)
Contact: Ticket pre-sale at Scandinavian Community Centre or via email@example.com
Magnus has been compared …
POSTED: Sunday, November 3rd, 2013
The Swedish School of Vancouver now introduces
Swedish Cultural Classes for children
Dates: every other Sunday in February and March 2014
Time: 3–5 pm
Location: Scandinavian Centre, Swedish Room
Cost: See Term Fees on the Svenska Skolan website.
Contact: moc.liamgnull@revuocnaVloohcShsidewS or or 604–725-8431
The Cultural School will be taught in English, with an introduction to Swedish language by repetition of …