Cultural, Heritage Programs at Brandon Club

Provided By Icelandic Canadian Club of Western Manitoba

Service Description

* fosters awareness of and stimulates interest in Icelandic heritage, cultural achievements, history, characters and language
* attempts to cultivate, preserve those qualities peculiar to Icelandic character that could usefully contribute to the fabric of Canadian citizenship
* celebrates Thorrablot with an annual dinner in a traditional welcome to spring that stems from pagan times
* has offered readings of Icelandic literature, singing, Christmas celebrations, films, speakers
* holds artifacts, costume jewellery, books, slides in personal collections