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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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Travel (to Iceland) Show Tripled Attendance!

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Congratulations to the hard work and efforts of Gail Einarson-McCleery for hosting yet another successful Travel Show. We had an unprecedented number of attendees… maybe 80! Thank you to our presenters: Kathleen Murray who spoke about her visit to Vestmannaeyjar (Westman islands), Peter Norman who focused on the hi-lights of traveling to Iceland with his family […]

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Iceland Literary Event: Introduction to the Iceland Writers Retreat

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The Honorary Consul of Iceland in Toronto Gail Einarson-McCleery invites you to attend an evening to celebrate the rich literary traditions of Iceland and the launch of the first Iceland Writers Retreat on Thursday, January 9 2014, 7:30 – 9:00 pm. Please RSVP gaileinarsonmccleery@gmail.com by January 8th 2014. Guests are writer and historian Prof. Guðni Jóhannesson, writer Randy […]

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