This year's Juhannus event will take place on June 22. Traditionally, our Juhannus festivities include a bonfire, fishing derby, and a party with traditional games such as mölkky and horseshoe.
Bus transportation to Fork Lake and back is available. The bus will leave DCC at 8:30 AM. On the way back, the bus leaves Fork Lake at 5:00 PM, arriving at the DCC at 7:30 PM. Contact Brenda at (780) 465-6723 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Finnish Society casino fundraiser will take place at the Casino Yellowhead on Wednesday, June 26 and Thusrday, June 27. Volunteer positions include general manager, banker, cashier, chip runner, and count room for day and evening shifts. The revenue from the casino supports our programs including seniors' trips and lunches, student bursaries, Fork Lake activities, children's Finnish school and ethno-cultural events including Finnish movies, demonstrations and concerts. Come and help out, socialize, and have some fun! Contact Brenda by email at email@example.com, by phone at (780) 465-6723, or register online at https://volunteersignup.org/KXJ44
Sima, tippaleipä, munkki... is your mouth watering already? If it is, we have good news for you! Our annual Vappu celebration takes place on Saturday, April 27, 2019 at the Dutch Canadian Club.
The party starts at 5:30 PM with cocktails, followed by dinner at 6:30 PM. We have a new caterer for the event, and details of the fine menu planned for the evening can be found in the invitation we are sending to all members. If you do not receive your invitation in the mail, please email us your updated address. Come celebrate spring, listen to good music, and have a good time!
Kids get to join in or watch a movie!
Tickets are $30/person ($15/child for children aged 8 or under) and can be purchased from board members (see Contact information).
All are welcome to the Children’s Finnish language and activities program. Contact Sanna at firstname.lastname@example.org or Eija at email@example.com
Do you know of a child or youth interested in learning traditional Scandinavian Folk dances? Have them come and join the Junior Valhalla Scandinavian Folk Dancers! This is the same group that performed so well at HeritageFest!
For more information contact: Heidi Mapstone at (780) 914-4636 or firstname.lastname@example.org text