Leif Erikson Day Festival


Leif Erik­son Day Fes­ti­val: Focus on Swe­den

To hon­our Leif Erik­son; to praise the con­tri­bu­tions to Canada of peo­ple of Nordic descent; to pro­mote the spir­it of dis­cov­ery

Date:  Sat­ur­day Octo­ber 1, 2016
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Con­tact: cthauber12@nullgmail.com 778–228-2334





Seterskveld and Silent Auction

SeterskveldGoatDate: Fri­day, Sep­tem­ber 30th, 2016
Time: Cock­tail hour 6 pm;  7 p.m. Din­ner; After-din­ner enter­tain­ment TBA
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Tick­ets: to be pur­chased no lat­er than Sept 27th (Tues­day) Adults: $25 p.p. ; Chil­dren 5 yrs through 12 yrs: $10 p.p.
Chil­dren 4 yrs & under: FREE
For reser­va­tions & tick­ets con­tact: Ron & Riit­ta Stub­bings  604 941 0760   Norway@nullscandinaviancentre.org
or Marg Kirse­bom   604 535 4985   kirsebom@nullshaw.ca; Tick­ets also avail­able from the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre office
(Please make chqs payable to: Nor­we­gian House Soci­ety)

Din­ner orga­nized joint­ly by SON Sleip­n­er Lodge #8 & Nor­we­gian House Soci­ety with din­ner prof­its shared equal­ly
+ A Silent Auc­tion with many great items to bid on. Please come ready to sup­port us & find your­self a bar­gain too.
Host­ed by SON Viking Lodge #81 in sup­port of their adopt­ed inner-city school,  Hjorth Road Ele­men­tary & oth­er wor­thy caus­es


Vinarterta Baking Class


Date: Sun­day Sep­tem­ber 25
Time: 9am to 2pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre main kitchen
Cost: The cost will be $20 which sim­ply cov­ers the cost of the ingre­di­ents.
Plan: a one-day class to teach you how to make com­plete vinarter­ta: the prune fill­ing, the ‘cook­ie’ rounds and how to bake them, put it all togeth­er, and you will take the vinarter­ta home.
Con­tact: Mar­garet Bjar­na­son Ami­rault email: gusta1@nulltelus.net (pre­ferred) or tele­phone 604–688-9082.

Cof­fee, or course, will be in abun­dance




VFC Presents: Oktoberfest Dance


Oktoberfest corrected 2016

Date: Sat­ur­day Sep­tem­ber 24, 2016
Time: Doors open 6:30pm; food avail­able around 7pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Contact: David 604–340-8186. Tick­ets are avail­able at the office now, 604–294-2777.



Genealogy Meeting

Date: Sat­ur­day Sep­tem­ber 17, 2016
Time: 1 pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Con­tact: Poul Erik Ras­mussen sonofrasmus@nullshaw.ca

Please see www.scandinavianculturalsociety.org for details

Golf Tournament Fundraiser

Golf info 2016

4th Annu­al Fundrais­er Golf Tour­na­ment! To pro­mote youth and sport with­in the com­mu­ni­ty. For­mat: Tex­as Scram­ble (Best Ball). Lim­it­ed to the first 40 ful­ly paid reg­is­tered golfers.
Buf­fet Din­ner, cash bar, silent auc­tion.

Date: Fri­day, Sep­tem­ber 16, 2016
Time: Reg­is­tra­tion 11am; first tee-off at noon, fol­lowed by 7 & 8-min­ute tee-off inter­vals; last tee-off 1:07. Buf­fet din­ner 7.30pm
Loca­tion: Burn­aby Moun­tain Golf Course
Cost: Reg­is­ter on this 2016 reg­is­tra­tion form and sub­mit with pay­ment. Fees are:

Golf, ½ pow­er cart and buf­fet din­ner $129.50

Golf and buf­fet din­ner $114.00

Golf only $ 81.00

Buf­fet din­ner only $ 33.00 — non-golfers are wel­come to attend the buf­fet din­ner

For Spon­sor­ship, please see Spon­sor pro­mo­tion­al Golf 2016

Con­tact: Robert Oberg at roberg@nulltelus.net, phone: Robert Oberg at 604–460-6637; or Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre 604–294-2777


20th Year Anniversary of the Scandinavian Centre

September 11 photo20 Year Anniver­sary of the Open­ing of the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre

Come out and cel­e­brate our “Home away from Home” with a fam­i­ly pic­nic.

Date: Sun­day, Sep­tem­ber 11, 2016
Time: 11am to 4pm
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Con­tact: Please RSVP by to your house pres­i­dent.

There will be Nordic games for the whole fam­i­ly.
This is an event open for all mem­bers of the five hous­es and their asso­ci­at­ed soci­eties.
 To sign up please con­tact your house pres­i­dent.

Food Trucks will sup­ply food and the beer gar­den will be open.
Feel free to bring your own pic­nic and a blan­ket.
We will hand out food vouch­ers worth $10/person.
All alco­holic bev­er­ages must be pur­chased through the cen­tre.
More info to fol­low as we get closer to Sep­tem­ber



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