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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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Thorrablot – A Taste of Vinland – Sold out!

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Thorrablot 2014 Tickets Saturday April 12, 2014 Estonian Club of Toronto 958 Broadview Avenue, Toronto. Appetizers 6:00 pm   7:15 Dinner Cash Bar Free parking Thorrablot is SOLD OUT! We are still accepting donations to our silent and live auctions. To make a donation to our auctions, email Phyllis & Cathy silentauction@icct.info For general inquiries or to volunteer, contact Arden Jackson thorrablot@icct.info […]

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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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ICELANDIC GENEALOGY DATABASE ACCESS

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There’s a brand new North American Icelandic cultural website out there called Icelandic Roots and it’s fantastic. It focuses on genealogy, literature, language, culture, traditions, and history of the people of Icelandic descent living here in North America and across the globe. Founder, Sunna Pam Furtenau is a dedicated Icelandic Heritage Advocate. She is the USA Representative and […]

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