Dance workshop

Scandinavian Dancers

Scandinavian Dancers‘ 9th annual Fall workshop with visiting teachers Harry Khamis and Pat Pi featuring dances from Sweden

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

 

Times:

9:30 coffee
10-12:30 Workshop 1
12:30 Lunch
1:30-5:00 2nd Workshop 2
5:00 Happy Hour
6:00 Dinner
7:30 Dancing!

Prices:

Workshops: $20/each
Dinner and dance: $50
Full meal deal: $85

Here is the Scandinavian Dancers Workshop 2017 for your fridge or your friends, including a print-and-mail-in registration form, in Acrobat pdf format.

Visit our Scandinavian Dancers of Vancouver website.

Scandinavian Midsummer Festival Tables now Available

Scandinavian Crafts

The Scandinavian Midsummer Festival, in its 23rd year, attracts thousands of visitors. We are now looking for crafters who can offer us something special and exciting, be it traditional crafts with an innovative twist of something culturally relevant.

Scandinavian Midsummer 2018 Craft Table Application

Scandinavian Midsummer Commercial Booth Application 2018

The Market place at the Midsummer Festival sells out every year. If you would like to attend, please send in your application before Friday May 11, 2018.

Date: Sat­ur­day, June 23 — Sun­day June 24, 2018
Time: Sat: 10am — 11pm, Sun: 10am — 4pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­nity Cen­tre
Cost: Day pass only $10 • Free for children under 16 • Free parking

Dance workshop

Scandinavian Dancers

Scandinavian Dancers‘ 9th annual Fall workshop with visiting teachers Harry Khamis and Pat Pi featuring dances from Sweden

Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017

 

Times:

9:30 coffee
10-12:30 Workshop 1
12:30 Lunch
1:30-5:00 2nd Workshop 2
5:00 Happy Hour
6:00 Dinner
7:30 Dancing!

Prices:

Workshops: $20/each
Dinner and dance: $50
Full meal deal: $85

Here is the Scandinavian Dancers Workshop 2017 for your fridge or your friends, including a print-and-mail-in registration form, in Acrobat pdf format.

Visit our Scandinavian Dancers of Vancouver website.

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 British Columbia culinary student with the cost of his/her studies  in a local culinary school or one in Sweden. Value: $1,000 CDN. Deadline April 30, 2015.

The application process is also open for the SHS Karl Ståhl Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a British Columbia student with the cost of his/her post-secondary education. Value: $1,000 CDN. Please note that the deadline for the Karls Ståhl Award is March 31, 2015. Please contact SHS at swedenhousechair@nullgmail.com for more information about the requirements and application process.

SHS Scholarhips

There are currently three official scholarships of the Sweden House Society (SHS) and one by the SHS member organisation SWEA Vancouver:

  • The SHS Karl Ståhl Award. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a British Columbia student with the cost of his/her post-secondary education. Value: $1,000 CDN. Deadline March 31, 2017.
  • The SHS Trade Award (new!). 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 March 31, 2017.
  • The SHS Culinary Award (new!). The purpose of this scholarship is to assist a British Columbia culinary student with the cost of his/her studies  in a local culinary school or one in Sweden. Value: $1,000 CDN. Deadline March 31, 2017.
  • The SWEA Vancouver-University of British Columbia Scholarship for undergraduate studies in Sweden. Find out more on SWEA Vancouver’s website. Value: $3,000 CDN. Deadline April 30th, 2018.

For all scholarships, applicants have to demonstrate and prove a strong interest in Sweden and the Swedish community in BC. Volunteering at the Scandinavian Centre or in any of the member organisations weigh heavily in the decision made by the scholarship committee.

Contact SHS at swedenhousechair@nullgmail.com for more information on our scholarships and deadlines.