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Family Yuletide Event: Brunch and Walk Through Riverdale Farm

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Family Yuletide Event: Brunch & Walk Through Riverdale Farm Sunday, December 11, 2016   Enjoy a festive brunch with friends and family. Following brunch, we will walk to RIVERDALE FARM for adventures and stories of Grýla, the Yuletide Lads, and more fun! 11:00 AM – Brunch at the PEAR TREE RESTAURANT located at 507 Parliament […]

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Nordic Nights – Bjarnfreðarson – by Rachel Young

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  Tuesday, November 22, 2016. Doors open at 6pm and movie starts at 6:30pm. Room IMA 307 Ryerson University 122 Bond Street. Icelandic with English Subtitles. Admission is FREE but donations are always welcome. Bjarnfreðarson is the story of the eternally willful Georg Bjarnfreðarson. A legend in his own mind. A power hungry man who […]

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NORDIC NIGHTS FILM SERIES RETURNS: RAMS (HRUTUR)

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TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 27 Doors open 6 pm, movie at 6.30 pm Location: Room IMA307, Third floor – School of Image Arts, Ryerson University 122 Bond St. Presented by ICCT, School of Image Arts, Ryerson University FREE but donations gratefully received. Film: Rams (Hrútur) 2015 93 mins. Director: Grímur Hákonarsson Starring: Charlotte Bøving, Theodór Júlíusson, Sigurõur […]

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SAVE THE DATES – Events coming this fall

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Remember to check our UPCOMING EVENTS listed on the right hand side of our website for more details. COMING THIS FALL.. ICELANDIC DANCE TROUP ‘SPORIÐ’ Sunday, October 2, 2016 TRIP TO KINMOUNT SETTLEMENT AREA   Monday, October 3, 2016 Join the Dance Troupe to see where the first large group of Icelanders settled in Canada! Email Gail […]

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VISIT HEKKLA CHURCH – Sunday July 31

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  You are invited to Hekkla Community Church for the dedication of the new window in memory of Jacob Einarson and Family, members of the original settlers in this first Icelandic settlement area in Canada. July 31   1 pm at Hekkla Church for the Church Service All welcome – Hekkla Historical Society. The church will […]

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An Afternoon with Alda Sigmundsdóttir, July 9 2-4PM @ Annette Public Library

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You won’t want to miss this chance to meet Alda as she discusses her newest book “The Little Book of Icelandic” and her other successful books and talks about all things Iceland. This event is free and very exciting for Iceland enthusiasts of all ages.

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