Nordic Spirit 2017: Settlements

8 Apr

The Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tur­al Soci­ety presents Nordic Spir­it Set­tle­ments
Her­itage Pho­to Dis­play, Illus­trat­ed talks.

Open­ing Recep­tion 12.00 Sat­ur­day. RSVP to Car­olyn Thauberg­er phone 778–228-2334

Sat­ur­day April 8:

12:00 Open­ing recep­tion. Free Admis­sion
1:00 Sil­ver­hill Swedish Set­tle­ment, Mis­sion, BC- Karin Edberg-Lee
2:00 Sami in the Yukon — Karen Sorensen
3:00 Ice­landers in BC — Ger­ri McDon­ald

7:30 pm (doors open 7:00) Tales of the Vikings in Cana­da Tales of the Vikings in Cana­da. Inspired by arche­o­log­i­cal dis­cov­er­ies of Viking set­tle­ments in New­found­land, award-win­ning broad­cast­er, per­former & author Don Mowatt presents a dra­mat­ic retelling of the Viking Sagas with a Cana­di­an twist. Fea­tur­ing actors Mowatt, Car­olyn Fin­lay, Cameron Cath­cart & Scan­di­na­vian band Gam­mel Dan­sk.

Refresh­ments. Admis­sion by dona­tion.

Sun­day April 9:

1:00 Ska­gen Impres­sion­ist painters — John Stu­art
2:00 Sami in the Yukon — Karin Sorensen (repeat)

The Scan­di­na­vian Cul­tur­al Soci­ety acknowl­edges the finan­cial assis­tance of the Province of British Colum­bia and the Dan­ish-Cana­di­an Com­mu­ni­ty Cen­tre

Con­tact Car­olyn Thauberg­er phone 778–228-2334