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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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Stopover in Reykjavik? Here’s What you Need to Know

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Check out this cool little article about what to do when you have a short #stopover in #Iceland. http://www.ourwindsor.ca/blogs/post/4395695-24-hour-stop-over-in-iceland-/#.UxZSNXNQjEE.facebook Written by S. Hughes for the Windsor Metroland paper.

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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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ICCT Member Shares Artistic Audio with Authentic Sounds in N.E. Iceland

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We received this lovely email today from ICCT member Tosca Terán. It reads: Just thought I’d share with the group! March/April 2013 I was fortunate enough to visit Iceland, and stay with one of Iceland’s well loved glass artists, Sigrun Olof Einarsdottir Such incredible beauty, I was hugely inspired! The audio I am sharing was […]

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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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The Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships

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The Árni Magnússon Institute for Icelandic Studies invites applications for the Snorri Sturluson Icelandic Fellowships for 2014. The Fellowships are granted to writers, translators and scholars (not to university students) in the field of humanities from outside Iceland, to enable them to stay in Iceland for a period of at least three months, in order […]

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