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Thorrablot – Tickets Go Up February 10th!

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Last year we sold out so don’t wait. Buy your tickets for Thorrablot this week! Thorrablot is the time to celebrate Spring with viking food, viking games and maybe even a viking or two! We are always graciously accepting donations for our Silent and Live Auctions. All proceeds go to our scholarships and Icelandic camp grant.

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Iceland Travel Show 2015

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Visit the show for the latest information on costs, tours, best places to visit and trips. Many of our members travelled to Iceland last year, come to see their stills and videos, find out their experiences and their favourite places, pick up the latest brochures. Sunday, February 15 at 2.30 pm Morningside-High Park Presbyterian Church […]

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Thorrablot 2015 – Spinning Sagas and Happy Times

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Sagnaspuni og gleðistundir! SAVE THE DATE! Saturday April 11, 2015 There is an ancient Icelandic custom that ensures abundance in all things and that is ritual sharing of great food and friendship during Thorri. For over thirty years in Toronto the gathering has grown and continues to expand in greater and greater appreciation and enthusiasm for […]

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Reintroducing our library…and 2015 Iceland Writers’ Retreat

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On January 12 we are reintroducing our library and have a special guest, Eliza Reid, talking about the Iceland Writers’ Retreat Did you know that our club has a library, including books in both English and Icelandic? It contains fiction, books about history, copies of Icelandic Canadian magazine, and much more. We are reopening and you’re […]

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Barðarbunga Volcano Talk with Geologist Kristinn Guðjónsson

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BARÐARBUNGA VOLCANO SUNDAY  NOVEMBER 2   3.30PM   MORNINGSIDE HIGH PARK PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH   4 MORNINGSIDE AVE.  (WEST END) KRISTINN GUÐJÓNSSON (GEOLOGIST AND VOLCANOLOGIST FROM ICELAND)  (FORMER ICCT MEMBER!)   WILL UPDATE US WITH THE LATEST PICTURES AND INFORMATION   PRESENTED BY ICELANDIC CANADIAN CLUB OF TORONTO   MEMBERS $8 OTHERS $10    KAFFI AND TREATS […]

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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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