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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

A Working Lunch at the Government Guest House in Iceland

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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Icelandic events happening in Toronto this month

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Nordic Nights: Hvellur The Laxa Farmers Tuesday October 21st The Laxa Farmers is about old farmers who 40 years ago blew up a dam to save their valley. They had protested for years but were losing the battle and being chased off their land when in the middle of the night they brought out the […]

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Víkingur Ólafsson Concert, October 27 & 28

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Update 10/18: Tickets are nearly sold out. For more information please contact Gail Einarson-McCleery at 416-762-8627 or gaileinarsonmccleery@gmail.com. Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson will be performing two Toronto solo recitals as part of his 2014 Canadian Concert Series. The Icelandic Canadian Club of Toronto and the Consulate of Iceland in Toronto are proud to present these events, as Ólafsson is an accomplished performer. […]

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