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Nordic Night Presents: Of Horses and Men, Dec 1


FILM: ‘Of Horses and Men’ ( Hross í Oss ). 2013. 81 min. DIRECTOR: Benedikt Erlingsson STARRING: Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Icelandic with English subtitles TELEGRAPH, UK, Review Of Horses and Men, the directorial debut of Icelandic actor, writer and stage director Benedikt Erlingsson, is formed of six interlocking fables of rural life. Each involves at […]

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Steina’s Jewelry, Accessories and Art Sale, Nov. 28


News Flash! Steina Bessason will be there in person! Come check out Steina’s Jewelry, accessories & art. We will also provide you with snacks and drinks!! Everyone is welcome! Kid Friendly :):) We will have Chilli, snacks, hot chocolate & Wine! Perfect cozy event before the Holidays! Hope to see you there:):) Here you can […]

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Children’s Yuletide Event at Gryla’s House in Dundas Ontario Nov. 29

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Gryla invites you, your family and friends to join her and Sausage Snatcher (Bjúgnakrækir) for a smokie roast on the edge of her ravine backyard. Then we will go for a walk to see if we can stir some of the Yuletide lads and lasses from the hills as we take a short hike to […]

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Taste of Iceland Nov 12-15


Experience Icelandic food, music, film and more at this action-packed cultural event from Nov. 12-15! Taste of Iceland returns to Toronto November 12-15 to celebrate various aspects of Icelandic culture for the fifth time. Attendees will have the chance to experience authentic Icelandic cuisine at Luma, enjoy the free Reykjavik Calling concert at Adelaide Hall and […]

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Nordic Nights Presents: Cold Fever Sept. 29


NORDIC NIGHTS RETURNS TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 29TH AT 6.30 PM ´COLD FEVER´ (Á KÖLDUM KLAKA) is our first Icelandic film this season. Director is Friðrik Þór Friðriksson, previous Oscar nominee for ´Children of Nature´ This film, in English, features a Japanese businessman who reluctantly visits Iceland to perform a ceremony in honour of his parents, who […]

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Annual General Meeting & Icelandic Roots Presentation with Sunna Pam Furstenau

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Saturday September 26th at noon we will hold our annual general meeting at the Morningside High Park Presbyterian Church. All members are welcome! For those who join us, you will have free admission to the Icelandic ancestry presentation with Sunna Pam. We will have refreshments and coffee. 

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