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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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Víkingur Ólafsson Concert, October 27 & 28

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Update 10/18: Tickets are nearly sold out. For more information please contact Gail Einarson-McCleery at 416-762-8627 or gaileinarsonmccleery@gmail.com. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson will be performing two Toronto solo recitals as part of his 2014 Canadian Concert Series. The Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto and the Consulate of Iceland in Toronto are proud to present these events, as Ólafsson is an accomplished performer. […]

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There & Back Again – Iceland Limited Special

        Travel to Iceland, August 2015 with Arden Jackson. Nine day tour. Special before October 1st $3999 per person double.

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Meet the Snorri West Icelanders!

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Come and meet the young Snorri West Icelanders! Four young Snorri West participants – Signý Æsa Káradóttir, Kristján Sævald Pétursson, Anna Guðrún Ragnarsdóttir and Hilmar Páll Hannesson – will be in Toronto from June 19th to 26th and you are invited to meet them! SUN. June 22  – Annual June 17th Icelandic Independence Day Picnic […]

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Nordic Singers Appear in Toronto Wed June 18 7:30 pm

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The 5 performers are Danish Soprano Randi Gislason, Swedish Soprano Cecilia Lindwall, Icelandic Tenor Magnus Gislason, Danish Baritone Hans Lawaetz, and Danish Pianist Knud Rasmussen Nordic Singers is a group of professional opera singers from the Nordic countries. Their performance includes a complete entertaining program of Music from opera, operetta, Broadway musicals and popular songs from […]

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What Are Your Plans This Summer?

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Join Lindy Vopnfjord and Arden Jackson in L’Anse Aux Meadows this July for the Taste of Vinland Gala Showcase Saturday, 26 July 2014, 7–10 p.m. Visitor Centre, L’Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site Tickets $45; please call 709-623-2608 for information

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