News & Events

List of Icelandic DVD and VHS (yes tapes!) Now Available


Our library of books in English and Icelandic has moved to President Karen’s house in West Toronto. Just email her to arrange a visit to browse. We have added DVD and VHS copies of movies and documentaries to the library. Did you miss one of our movies in the Nordic night series? Don’t worry, you can […]

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Lunch with the President of Iceland on June 12–Additional Seats Available


Friday, June 12 Toronto, ON  You are Invited to Have Lunch with the President of Iceland! H.E. Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson will visiting Toronto … the first time a sitting President has done so since the early ´70´s!   12 Noon Reception and Lunch, The National Club, 303 Bay St.(between Adelaide and King St.)   Icelandic Ambassador […]

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Icelandic Independence Day Pot Luck and Picnic June 14


Icelandic Independence Day Pot Luck and Picnic June 14 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Grab your blankets and picnic baskets, with something to share with everyone! Join ICCT to celebrate at a new location – Mimico in the west end, on Lake Ontario 11 am to 2 pm Amos Waites Park, 2445 Lakeshore Blvd. […]

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Árstíðir in Toronto

Portraits of the Icelandic band Árstíðir taken on-location at Toppstö?in power station in Reykjavík, Iceland. March 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Matthew Eisman. All Rights Reserved

Árstíðir in Toronto June 25th Arstidir in Toronto @ Church of St. Stephen in the Field 103 Bellevue Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2N8 Set: 8:00 PM All Ages Buy Now Icelandic band Árstíðir’s video of the group performing Icelandic hymn ‘Heyr himna smiður’ at a train station in Wuppertal, Germany and went viral afterwards. Watch it here. […]

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Invitation to Keynote Speech 10 am Friday June 12 at U of T by President of Iceland


You are welcome to attend a Keynote Address by His Excellency Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, President of the Republic Of Iceland, on the topic of The Arctic & The Himalayas: New Models of Cooperation on Friday, June 12, 2015, 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon. The keynote address will take place at Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 27 King’s College Circle Please RSVP no later than Wednesday, […]

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Club Member Ellen Denny in Mirvish Production Starts March 14

Ellen Denny Head Shot 2 (1)

In the world of theatre, the saying “many are called but few are chosen” usually holds true.  Not so for Ellen Denny, a talented young actor whose history with ICCT goes back a long way.  Ellen is coming to Toronto soon to perform in the Mirvish production of Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike […]

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