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Last week for guaranteed Þorrablót 2017: Torontoþing tickets!

This is the last week to ensure you get your Þorrablót 2017: Torontoþing tickets! We usually sell out the week before the event, so don’t miss out! Prices go up after April 3rd. There will be no ticket sales on the day of the event, so get yours now! Members click here to buy tickets […]

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We want your stories and your sweets!

Þorrablót Torontoþing 2017 is all about our Icelandic-Canadian community connections. We invite you to share your personal or family stories that relate to the history of Icelandic immigration and settlement in Canada from 1870 to 2017 for reading at our event! Let us know if you would prefer to read your story or have our MC’s […]

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Be “Cool” with us at Þorrablót Torontoþing – UPDATES

“By now you know Iceland is COOL” is the first statement made by The Toronto Star reporter in her article about ‘Skyr’. We are excited to announce that being cool extends to Shepherd’s Gourmet Dairy who is once again a Þorrablót TorontoÞing Sponsor! (Of course, this ensures our Viking guests from Parks Canada’s L’Anse aux Meadows and everyone from across the country will […]

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2017 INL Convention Registration Open + Youth Registration Award

“Connecting the Pieces” 2017 Icelandic National League of North America Convention in North Dakota May 4-7 May 4-7, 2017 we will gather for a very fun and interesting weekend with our Icelandic friends and cousins to celebrate our Icelandic Heritage and Culture. Come on our Adventure Tour, Visit with others excited about our Icelandic heritage.  Click […]

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2017 Scholarship and Bursaries: deadlines Feb. 28 & Mar. 22

This is the time of year to begin thinking about ICCT Scholarship applications and reminding your relatives to do the same. Are you or do you know someone of Icelandic descent who is attending post-secondary school in Ontario, is participating in the Snorri Program, or is wanting to attend the Icelandic Language Camp? If so, […]

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CALL FOR DONATIONS – LIVE AND SILENT AUCTIONS

It is not too early to consider donating something to the silent or live auctions at our Annual Thorrablot Dinner on April 8th. It is your donations that make our auction a fun-filled success. Whether you donate a new or gently-used item, art, craft, antique, tickets to an event, or a service, it will be […]

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Visiting Author – Ryan Eyford

Mark your calendars, because Ryan Eyford will be here, May 27th, to talk about his new book “White Settler Reserve: New Iceland and the colonization of the Canadian West. Location: Bloor-Gladstone Library, Toronto, ON Time: TBC More details to come!

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Þorrablót TorontoÞing 2017

TorontoÞing – Þorrablót 2017 – Saturday, April 8th THE LATVIAN CENTRE  4 Credit Union Drive. Toronto, Ontario. M4A2N8         Appetizers, Cash Bar 6:00 PM Dinner 7:30 PM Free Parking Þorrablót 2017 will be a celebration of the lives and stories of western Icelanders today. Our community has come a long way! As […]

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Nordic Nights – Fúsi (Virgin Mountain)

FILM:  VIRGIN MOUNTAIN   (Fúsi)   1 hr. 34 min.  Icelandic, English subtitles Director   Dagur Kári    Starring  Gunnar Jónsson, Ilmur Kristjánsdóttir      Icelandic with English subtitles WHEN:   Tuesday, February 28    Doors open 6, film at 6.30   Fusi, the hero of Icelandic director Dagur Kari’s fourth feature, is, to quote the cliche, […]

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