Leif Erikson Day 2017

Leif Erikson Day 2017 — Focus on Finland!

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Scandinavian Community Centre

6540 Thomas St. Burnaby

Opening 1:00 pm

Presentations

Lucas Aykroyd: “Hockey, Heavy Metal, and Heroes Aplenty: Everything You Need to Know About the Finnish Soul”

Dr. Zita McRobbie: “A historical and linguistic survey of Finnish and Saami.”

Exhibits

Traveling in Finland

Finnish Settlement Photos

Finnish arts and crafts

100 Finnish books for Finland’s centennial

Finnish Variety Concert 7:00 pm

Presented by  Scandinavian Cultural Society and Canadian Friends of Finland

Supported by Festivals Burnaby

Information — dkilback@shaw.ca

www.scandinaviancentre.org

Leif Erikson poster 2017 V4