Jon Sigurdsson IODE Spring Fling Luncheon

This year's Spring Fling fundraising luncheon will take place on Friday, March 27th at Riverwood Square Retirement Living on Pembina Hwy. Guest speaker is Rev. Stefan Jonasson. His topic is Icelanders and the Making of Manitoba. It's sure to be an interesting and informative lecture. Get your tickets by emailing jonsigurdssoniode@gmail.com

Wayward Heroes: Modern Icelandic Cinema

Winnipeg Cinematheque, 100 Arthur Street http://www.winnipegcinematheque.com In May 2015, the usually jaundiced industry audiences at Cannes were surprised and invigorated by Rams, a drama set in a remote rural area of Iceland and directed by the effectively unknown Grímur Hákonarson,which went on to win the top prize in the festival’s prestigious Un Certain Regard section.  … Continue reading Wayward Heroes: Modern Icelandic Cinema

Lögberg-Heimskringla Hidden Treasure Project Fundraiser

The Icelandic Canadian Frón is hosting a fundraiser for the Lögberg-Heimskringla Hidden Treasure Project. This project is aimed at highlighting the paper's office space on Marion. The interior office space is great but the exterior needs work to make it shine. We are very proud of our newspaper and it is fitting that the exterior … Continue reading Lögberg-Heimskringla Hidden Treasure Project Fundraiser