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SENATOR JOHNSON CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL VISIT TO ICELAND WITH FOREIGN MINISTER BAIRD

A Working Lunch at the Government Guest House in Iceland

REYKJAVIK, Iceland, December 1, 2014 – Manitoba Senator Janis Johnson concluded a successful bilateral visit to Iceland with Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, John Baird. On November 28 and 29, Senator Johnson accompanied Minister Baird on a number of official visits beginning with Iceland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson. A visit was […]

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Reintroducing our library…and 2015 Iceland Writers’ Retreat

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On January 12 we are reintroducing our library and have a special guest, Eliza Reid, talking about the Iceland Writers’ Retreat Did you know that our club has a library, including books in both English and Icelandic? It contains fiction, books about history, copies of Icelandic Canadian magazine, and much more. We are reopening and you’re […]

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High quality printed photos of Icelandic Waterfalls in the 2015 INL Calendar

2015 INL Calendar -- Icelandic Waterfalls

We still have a few 2015 INL Calendar available and just added them to our online store. The 2015 calendar features fantastic photos of Iceland’s most beautiful waterfalls taken by members of the INL and printed on high quality glossy paper. Order yours online now to hang up in the new year or to give […]

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Riverdale Farm & Yuletide Brunch

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Sunday, November 30, 2014 Brunch: 11:00 a.m. PEAR TREE RESTAURANT 507 Parliament Street. You must call Gail to reserve your spot 416 762 8627 deadline is Monday November 24. Enjoy a festive brunch with friends and family. Following brunch, we will go to RIVERDALE FARM for Gryla telling adventures and stories of the Yuletide lads, […]

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Barðarbunga Volcano Talk with Geologist Kristinn Guðjónsson

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BARÐARBUNGA VOLCANO SUNDAY  NOVEMBER 2   3.30PM   MORNINGSIDE HIGH PARK PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH   4 MORNINGSIDE AVE.  (WEST END) KRISTINN GUÐJÓNSSON (GEOLOGIST AND VOLCANOLOGIST FROM ICELAND)  (FORMER ICCT MEMBER!)   WILL UPDATE US WITH THE LATEST PICTURES AND INFORMATION   PRESENTED BY ICELANDIC CANADIAN CLUB OF TORONTO   MEMBERS $8 OTHERS $10    KAFFI AND TREATS […]

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Icelandic events happening in Toronto this month

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Nordic Nights: Hvellur The Laxa Farmers Tuesday October 21st The Laxa Farmers is about old farmers who 40 years ago blew up a dam to save their valley. They had protested for years but were losing the battle and being chased off their land when in the middle of the night they brought out the […]

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