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Karen Helena Guest Appearance on Radio Iceland


A conversation about the Canadian- Icelandic connection, as well as other interesting topics.

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Photo Request for 2017 INLNA Calendar

2015 INL Calendar -- Icelandic Waterfalls

The theme for 2017 is Images of our Icelandic Homeland in North America. The Icelandic Culture is alive and well in North America!  Let’s produce a calendar that shows the activities, local area, monuments, festivals, or a view of Icelandic Culture that you have captured on film. When submitting a picture, we require: –    […]

Posted in Art, Culture, Icelandic National League of North America, News.

List of Icelandic DVD and VHS (yes tapes!) Now Available


Our library of books in English and Icelandic has moved to President Karen’s house in West Toronto. Just email her to arrange a visit to browse. We have added DVD and VHS copies of movies and documentaries to the library. Did you miss one of our movies in the Nordic night series? Don’t worry, you can […]

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Árstíðir in Toronto

Portraits of the Icelandic band Árstíðir taken on-location at Toppstö?in power station in Reykjavík, Iceland. March 26, 2014. Copyright © 2014 Matthew Eisman. All Rights Reserved

Árstíðir in Toronto June 25th Arstidir in Toronto @ Church of St. Stephen in the Field 103 Bellevue Avenue, Toronto, ON M5T 2N8 Set: 8:00 PM All Ages Buy Now Icelandic band Árstíðir’s video of the group performing Icelandic hymn ‘Heyr himna smiður’ at a train station in Wuppertal, Germany and went viral afterwards. Watch it here. […]

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Invitation to Keynote Speech 10 am Friday June 12 at U of T by President of Iceland


You are welcome to attend a Keynote Address by His Excellency Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, President of the Republic Of Iceland, on the topic of The Arctic & The Himalayas: New Models of Cooperation on Friday, June 12, 2015, 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon. The keynote address will take place at Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, 27 King’s College Circle Please RSVP no later than Wednesday, […]

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DVD Set for Westward Bound (Vesturfarar) Available NOW!

Westward Bound DVD Cover Photo

The TV Series VESTURFARAR (WESTWARD BOUND) consists of ten episodes about the N.A. Icelandic settlements, hosted by popular Icelandic TV host Egill Helgason, filmed in the summer of 2012. Everyone in Iceland seemed to be watching it last fall… and it recently won the EDDA award for best TV Series… and RUV Icelandic TV has […]

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