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ICCT AGM SEPTEMBER 24 AT 2PM – Guest Speaker Announced!

Please join us. Review last year’s events, business, and financials. Contribute your ideas to the upcoming year. Get involved. Morningside High Park Presbyterian Church 4 Morningside Ave Toronto, ON Canada Guest Speaker: Steven Bright – “Mind the Gap: Canadians Go to Iceland, 1940-41” Steven, a freelance writer, came to ICCT’s annual meeting two years ago to […]

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2018 INL of NA Calendars Now Available

2018 INL of NA Calendar: “Icelandic People and Places in North America You’ve Probably Never Heard About But Should know About” The INL of NA Calendar for 2018 is once again celebrating our Icelandic Heritage in North America, with pictures both old and new, including many lesser known sites and people in both Canada and the U.S. […]

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Viking Exhibit at the ROM

Bloodthirsty plunderers. Pillaging warriors. Seafaring traders. What do we really know about Vikings? Explore the myths and stereotypes of this ancient culture, in Vikings: The Exhibition presented by Raymond James Ltd. opening November 4, 2017. Visit the ROM website for full details.

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Nordic Nights Return: Tuesday, September 26th

SPOOKS AND SPIRITS (Ófeigur: Gengur Aftur) A comedy-fantasy written and directed by Ágúst Guðmundsson (Seagull’s Laughter). Starring: Gisli Örn Garðarson, Laddi, Ilmar Kristjánsdóttir When Anna and her boyfriend Ingi decide to sell the house Anna has recently inherited from her late father Ófeig, the father’s ghost appears and makes one thing perfectly clear: his house […]

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ICCT Annual General Meeting

MARK YOUR CALENDARS. JOIN US FOR OUR AGM. Review last year’s events, business, and financials. Contribute ideas to upcoming year. Get involved. Morningside High Park Presbyterian Church 4 Morningside Ave Toronto (West of High Park), ON Canada Guest Speaker:Steven Bright – “Mind the Gap: Canadians Go to Iceland, 1940-41” Steven, a freelance writer, came to […]

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Rey Saem’s Art Show “Five” Opening Reception

Iceland is a country of myth and story, of sharp contrasts of colour and light. All of this is reflected in the art of Rey Saem, a recent immigrant to the Bloor West Village area of Toronto, and partner of ICCT member and past-ICCT President, Gail Einarson-McCleery. This architect turned painter´s first show is titled […]

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London Chapter Potluck Picnic

It is time once again to gather for a visit to celebrate our ongoing friendship, our shared Icelandic heritage and to welcome new friends into the fold. We thought it would be wonderful to celebrate once again with a potluck lunch in Gibbons Park (west end, with entrance off Victoria St. There is plenty of […]

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ICELANDIC FILMS @ TIFF

Icelandic films at Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF): Under the Tree/Undir Trénu Director: Hafsteinn Gunnar Sigurðsson (Iceland) The Swan/Svanurinn Director: Ása Helga Hjörleifsdóttir (Iceland) Winter Brothers Director: Hlynur Pálmason (Iceland) Check the TIFF Website  for full schedule and movie listings.

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