Genealogy Meeting

Date: Jan­u­ary 19, 2019
Time: 1 pm
Place: Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre
Con­tact: Poul Erik Ras­mussen

Please see for details

Norwegian Meatball Dinner

Norwegian meatballsA fundrais­er I sup­port of the S.O.N. Foun­da­tion of Cana­da
Menu of Nor­we­gian Meat­balls (the best kind of course), Sal­ad Bar & Much More

Date: Fri­day, Jan­u­ary 18, 2019
Time: 6pm Doors open, 7pm Din­ner
Loca­tion: Scan­di­na­vian Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre
Cost: Tick­ets only $25. Chil­dren ages 6 to 12 $10.
Con­tact: Susan Strang 604–291-1664. Make cheques payable to S.O.N. Var­den Lodge.

Spon­sored by S.O.N. Var­den Lodge #19.


Scandinavian Seniors Lunch 55+

All seniors wel­come.

Date: Fri­day, Jan­u­ary 11, 2019
Time: Noon
Cost: $3 if you bring a plate of sand­wich­es, cakes or cook­ies to share, OR $8 if you pre­fer not to bring food.
Please help us out by bring­ing a plate of food..
Con­tact: Tor Olufsen (604) 294‑0749 or by


Scandinavian Business Club Dinner

Date: Wednes­day, Jan­u­ary 9, 2019 – 6 pm to 9 pm

This month we are mak­ing it a social din­ner with no for­mal speak­er or pre­sen­ta­tion. If suc­cess­ful we will con­sid­er mak­ing this an annu­al event. We will have a cou­ple of club top­ics that we will throw out there for dis­cus­sion and feed­back. There will be time for peo­ple who may wish to make some announce­ments, say a few words, or maybe speak a bit about them­selves, their busi­ness, any updates they would like to share, etcetera. We will have to impose a time lim­it to ensure that some long-wind­ed peo­ple (you know who you are!) don’t monop­o­lize the micro­phone!

Please join us… come and meet us… every­one is wel­come! Guests are always wel­come! Invite col­leagues, clients, friends and fam­i­ly.

Time: 6 – 7pm: Net­work­ing and social­iz­ing hour
7 – 8:15pm: Din­ner
Dessert: with Cof­fee and tea
8:15 – 9pm:   No for­mal pre­sen­ta­tion — unstruc­tured social and dis­cus­sion

Cost: Ear­ly Bird Price, Reg­is­ter by the Mon­day before: Mem­ber $35; Non-mem­ber $40
Reg­u­lar Price:   Mem­ber $45;  Non-mem­ber $50

Reg­is­ter online!  It’s fast, easy and secure!

To reg­is­ter in advance and pay online:  VISA, Mas­ter­Card, or Amer­i­can Express accept­ed (secure third-par­ty pay­ment gate­way is Pay­Pal™, a Pay­Pal account is not nec­es­sary, just select “No Thanks” ).

To reg­is­ter in advance and pay at the door (cash, cheque, or cred­it card):
email, or call the SBC office 604–484-8238, or con­tact a cur­rent SBC board mem­ber, with the names and num­ber of peo­ple in your par­ty.


KroAften, Dan­ish House Society’s Club Night BY RESERVATION ONLY

Date: Jan­u­ary 4, 2019
Time: Bar opens 6 pm. Smør­re­brod is served at 7pm
Con­tact: Ebba Grey 604–990-3550 or by
Dan­ish House Society’s Club Night

Meet 6’ish to get your meal tick­ets and table num­ber and enjoy a drink. Smør­re­brod is served at 7 pm. To reserve: Ebba Grey 604–990-3550 or email You MUST BOOK and order your open faced sand­wich­es by the Mon­day 6pm of the same week. This pop­u­lar event books up quick­ly so call ear­ly!

Enjoy a fine selec­tion of open faced sand­wich­es, dessert, cof­fee and tea. Wash down with Snaps and Carls­berg.

Boxing Day Skate

Stop by 8 Rinks for the annu­al Box­ing Day Skate!

Date: Tues­day, Decem­ber 26, 2018
Time: 10.45am- 12 noon
Loca­tion: 8 Rinks, Burn­a­by, Rink #2
Cost: Skat­ing and skate rentals free for mem­bers and friends of the Scan­di­na­vian Cen­tre. Mer­ry Christ­mas from Scans­ports!
Hock­ey nets will be set up at one end of the rink, and the rest of the ice is for fam­i­ly skat­ing.
Con­tact:  Kari­na for more info.

Finnish Christmas Party


Finnish Christ­mas Par­ty

Date: Fri­day Decem­ber 21st 6.30pm

Cost: Tick­ets $5 per adult. Free for chil­dren under18.

Tick­ets avail­able to pur­chase on Eventbrite.

San­ta Claus, Rice por­ridge, sing-along and more!

Con­tact: or for more info

Please bring a wrapped and tagged gift for your child (max $20) to be deliv­ered by Joulupuk­ki

Brought to you by Van­cou­ver Fin­lan­dia Club, Finnish Cana­di­an Fish & Game Club, Finn­Fun School of Van­cou­ver