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Display at Concordia University International Open House

 Submitted by Carolyn Yu

Carolyn Yu, Ivan Jonsson & Joedy Engelsby were hosting the Icelandic display booth on Concordia University’s International Day Open House.

On display were a number of Icelandic items donated for the event.


Lava pottery; jólasveinarnir doll, vinerterta, Icelandic handicrafts & jewellery.

Icelandic shawls

Shirley Sigurdson’s Icelandic sweaters, Icelandic horse and waterfall paintings, banner, dishes, huldufolk doll and antique ornately carved  knitting needle box.

Carolyn Yu’s Icelandic stone painting; silver jewelry, other Icelandic wooden handicraft & skin shoes.


The Annual General Meeting will be held this Saturday, October 21, 2017 at the Dutch Canadian Club, Home of the Scandanavians located at 11312 142 Street NW Edmonton. The meeting will commence at 11:00 a.m.
Elections will be held at this meeting and a quorum is required to move forward.
See you there!

Leifur Eiriksson Dinner

Hi again everyone,

As noted in the September ICCE Newsletter, our fall dinner – the Leifur Eiriksson Dnnner – is being held Saturday, September 30th at the Dutch Canadian Club, 13212 – 142 Street.

This year, the club is providing a barbecued meal and asking you to bring either a side dish, salad or dessert for the buffet table. Doors will open at 5pm with dinner served at 6pm. Entertainment is being provided by Singer Musician Bill Bourne, great grandson of Icelandic poet Stephan G Stephansson.

There is no charge for the evening, however, in order to know how much meat and veggies to purchase and cook, would you please RSVP to myself, Linda Cornell, no later than September 23rd to or give me a call at 780-456-6366 or text me at 780-913-5283. Please let me know how many will be attending in your party. If you have already replied by phone or email, please be assured that I have already documented this information – no need to RSVP again.

Thank you and hope to see you on September 30th.