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94th Annual INL Convention in Seattle Washington April 4-7


The 94th Annual convention is underway! Here are just a few photos of what’s been going on in Seattle. For up to date photos and  commentary visit and like our Facebook Page.  

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Register For the 2013 INL Convention in Seattle (click here to view the promotional video)


Come to Seattle for the 94th Annual Icelandic National League of North America Convention April 4-7, 2013. This will be only the second time that the convention has ever been hosted in the United States so everyone is extra excited! “There’s no place like heim.” Seattle exclaims. Visit to book your early bird convention registration. Deadline: […]

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Sigtryggur Jónasson ‘Father of New Iceland’ Statue Unveiling and Engimýri Homestead Renovation

Engimyri with new paint exterior

A bronze Sigtryggur Jónasson ‘Father of New Iceland’ Statue was unveiled in Riverton, MB on Saturday, October 20, 2012. A project of Icelandic River Heritage Sites Inc., the commemoration of Sigtryggur Jónasson as a person of national historic significance includes a Government of Canada, Historic Sites and Monuments Board of Canada plaque dedication in the Riverton-Hnausa Lutheran Church, […]

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Viðar Hreinsson´s Visit to Toronto


The Icelandic National League of North America finished their International Visits tour this year in Toronto with Viðar Hreinsson who came to speak about his book Wakeful Nights – a biography about Stephan G. Stephansson who emigrated to North America in the late 1800´s.

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Fundraiser! Buy Vinarterta, Receive a FREE 2013 INL Calendar


Vinarterta Special Offer for ICCT Members (Not a member? Visit our membership page for more information) Celebrating the changing of the seasons, the anticipation of family time at Thanksgiving and the arrival of the new 2013 INL of NA Calendar ‘Iceland in Bloom’. All orders for Vinarterta – Stór Large in September and October will receive a free Calendar […]

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IVP Blog by Sunna Pam Furstenau


Here is a message from our beloved Sunna Pam from Fargo, North Dakota: Hi, If you would like to follow the ‘’International Visits Program’’ tour to Iceland blog, click on this link: Click on the ‘’Follow’’ box and enter your email to get the latest postings from this blog. I will be traveling all […]

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