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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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DVD Set for Westward Bound (Vesturfarar) Now Available for Pre-Order

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Out of Stock — Pre-Order the DVD Now. 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 this fall…and now RUV Icelandic TV has subtitled it in […]

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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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SENATOR JOHNSON CONCLUDES SUCCESSFUL VISIT TO ICELAND WITH FOREIGN MINISTER BAIRD

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REYKJAVIK, Iceland, December 1, 2014 – Manitoba Senator Janis Johnson concluded a successful bilateral visit to Iceland with Canada’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, John Baird. On November 28 and 29, Senator Johnson accompanied Minister Baird on a number of official visits beginning with Iceland’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson. A visit was […]

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Riverdale Farm & Yuletide Brunch

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Sunday, November 30, 2014 Brunch: 11:00 a.m. PEAR TREE RESTAURANT 507 Parliament Street. You must call Gail to reserve your spot 416 762 8627 deadline is Monday November 24. Enjoy a festive brunch with friends and family. Following brunch, we will go to RIVERDALE FARM for Gryla telling adventures and stories of the Yuletide lads, […]

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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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