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Welcome!  – The Scandinavian Centre  is a Cultural Community Hall located in NW Calgary.  Our Hall Rentals are available to the public for Wedding Receptions and private Events.  We provide a facility for our Internal Scandinavian / Nordic Groups  from Finland, Iceland, Norway & Sweden to meet and provide their cultural activities and events.  The Scandinavian Cultural Society hosts events such as the Annual Scandinavian Choir Concerts, Stampede Breakfast and Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar.

Yoga – Tues & Fridays 10 am @ Scan Centre

Free Yoga for Seniors @ Scan Centre - Tuesdays and Fridays 10:00 am - 11:00 am.   Note: Last Friday Yoga is on Friday June 28, 2019.   Summer Yoga Tuesdays only from July 16 (No Yoga July 2 or 9th)  Coffee, Cookies and Conversation to follow.  All seniors 60 years + are welcome to participate one day per week - limited to a max 30 persons / class.   Participants need to Register by phone or email before attending a class to confirm if space is available. Registration includes confirming your name and contact information and preference for Tuesday or [...]

2019 Swedish Midsummer Celebration

Saturday June 22 at 2:00 pm @ Ersson's Ranch in High River 2019 Date and Details to be confirmed. - Maypole Raising accompanied by Lloyd Eriksson and a team of fiddlers.  Coffee served at 3 pm before raising the Maypole. Please bring Pot Luck Supper- North Calgary bring a meat and dessert dish.  South Calgary bring Fish/seafood/green salad and bread/butter/cheese dish. Also bring your own beverages, plates, cups, cutlery and lawn chairs for your own use. There is a barn (lodge) where the food will be placed on tables. Directions: South on Highway #2 to Highway # 23 to High River. [...]

2019 Stampede Breakfast

Welcome to our Scan Centre Free Stampede Breakfast Sat July 6, 2019 - serving pancakes & sausages, OJ & coffee. 8:3o am - 10:30 am Hi-Land Square Dancers providing great interactive entertainment starting at 9 am. Open to the public. We hope everyone enjoys this event and marks your Calendar for Sun Nov 10, 2019 for our Annual Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar.

Walking with the Ancestors – For Historic Calgary Week 2019

Sunday, July 28 from 10 am until noon.  Deane House garden next to Hunt House (East across the Elbow river from Fort Calgary) Walk with Karen Gummo in the steps of her ancestors (Ofeigur Sigurdsson and Astridur Tomasdottir) who arrived earlier to Winnipeg and to North Dakota from Iceland, then in 1889 came by train to Calgary, registered for a homestead, picked up supplies of food stuffs, a wagon, animals and tools then headed north to find their promised land near the Medicine River west of Innisfail. It would be a four-day walk for the new immigrants. There were no [...]

2019 Youth Choir (7-14 yrs old)

Youth Choir for 7 - 14 year olds.  Mondays 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm from Sept to Dec and Jan to May. Here is a fun way to learn to sing, meet people, gain confidence and earn the admiration of parents and family.  Scandinavian Centre 739-20th Ave NW  T2M 1E2.  Minimal cost - sponsored by the Scandinavian Cultural Society.  Pianist and Director will lead the choir and teach/promote basic choral skills. Performances: Include - Spring & Christmas Choir Concerts (Feature Seasonal Songs & Scandinavian Selections) @ Scandinavian Centre

Scandinavian Choir

If you like to sing, then come and join our Scandinavian Choir. We practice every Wednesday evening from 7 pm to 9 pm at the Scandinavian Centre with annual Christmas and Spring Concerts. You will also have the opportunity to sing solo or just harmonize with the group.  All adults welcome - you don't have to be Scandinavian to enjoy singing and promoting Nordic songs and culture. Email scanctr@telus.net or call Arne 403 615-1988 or Alison 403-283-1299 for more information.

2019 Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar & Craft Sale

November 10, 2019- 2nd Sunday in November 10:30 am - 3:00 pm @ Scan Centre 739 - 20th Ave NW Admission $1.00 - for more info call 403 284-2610 - email scanctr@telus.net Lunch of open faced sandwiches, coffee, tea & sweets for sale downstairs A wide variety of unique homemade baking, handmade & Scandinavian crafts, toys, woodworking, knitting, painting, dolls, cards, jewelry, pottery and much more! Table Rentals: 8' Table $35, 6' Table $30 call in Sept for availability

2018 Scandinavian Christmas Choir Concert

Christmas Choir Concert & Dance with Youth Choir & Guest Performers - Friday, December 7, 2018 - 7:00 pm @ Scandinavian Centre.  Advance Tickets $10 at the Scan Centre Office 284-2610 available Nov 1 (Tickets may be available at the door if not SOLD OUT - so please reserve or purchase your tickets in advance).  Children are Free, however need a ticket for Hall Capacity Reasons.  Doors open at 6:30 pm General Admission Seating.  Explore Nordic Culture with an entertaining evening of songs, dance and even taste some Traditional Scandinavian Christmas Treats.

2020 Sons of Norway Syttende May Celebrations

2020 Sons of Norway Syttende May Celebrations Sunday May 17th, 2020 @ Scandinavian Centre. To confirm time and details - last year info: Doors open at 4:30. Parade at 5:00, followed by games and snacks for the children. Bar opens at 5:30, dinner at 6:00. Dinner tickets must be bought by May 10. $10/child age 12 and under, $30/non-member. $15/member and a member may also purchase one guest ticket for $15. Tickets available from the Scan Centre office, at the May 4, 7:30 p.m. lodge meeting, or e-mail secretary@sofncalgary.ca Click this link to download a poster: 2018-SON-May-17-poster [flv]https://www.scancentre.ca/May17_ScanCenter.flv[/flv] [...]