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ICCT Annual General Meeting

MARK YOUR CALENDARS. JOIN US FOR OUR AGM. Review last year’s events, business, and financials. Contribute ideas to upcoming year. Get involved. Morningside High Park Presbyterian Church 4 Morningside Ave Toronto (West of High Park), ON Canada Guest Speaker:Steven Bright – “Mind the Gap: Canadians Go to Iceland, 1940-41” Steven, a freelance writer, came to […]

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London Chapter Potluck Picnic

It is time once again to gather for a visit to celebrate our ongoing friendship, our shared Icelandic heritage and to welcome new friends into the fold. We thought it would be wonderful to celebrate once again with a potluck lunch in Gibbons Park (west end, with entrance off Victoria St. There is plenty of […]

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Þorrablót TorontoÞing 2017

TorontoÞing – Þorrablót 2017 – Saturday, April 8th THE LATVIAN CENTRE  4 Credit Union Drive. Toronto, Ontario. M4A2N8         Appetizers, Cash Bar 6:00 PM Dinner 7:30 PM Free Parking Þorrablót 2017 will be a celebration of the lives and stories of western Icelanders today. Our community has come a long way! As […]

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2017 Iceland Travel Show

Our featured guest will be Stewart Wheeler. Stewart was Canada’s very popular Ambassador to Iceland for almost four years, returning to Canada earlier this year to the post of Assistant Deputy Minister of International Relations and Chief of Protocol in the Ministry of Intergovernmental Affairs for the Ontario Government.

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What do grasshoppers have to do with it?

What do grasshoppers have to do with it? It is an interesting fact that grasshopper considerations were at the top of the list concerning a location for Icelandic settlement in Canada where our Icelandic Canadian story begins.  “In 1872, Sigtryggur Jonasson travelled to the Muskoka region of Ontario and a group of 100 Icelanders later […]

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Snorri and Snorri Plus 2017 Deadlines

Snorri Program deadline: January 13, 2017 Snorri Plus deadline: January 20, 2017 Application forms, dates, grant info and more on www.snorri.is Contact me at any time if you have questions! See you in Iceland in 2017 – Sjáumst á Íslandi! Bestu kveðjur / Best wishes, — Ásta Sól Kristjánsdóttir Project Manager / verkefnastjóri Óðinsgötu 7, […]

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