Margret Jónsdóttir Benedictsson

WinnipegREALTORS® 2020 Citizens Hall of Fame Inductee Forerunner of women’s right to vote inducted in Citizens Hall of Fame Icelandic suffragette, social activist and journalist is program's 47th inductee July 30, 2020 - WINNIPEG - Cliff King, chair of WinnipegREALTORS® Citizens Hall of Fame program, is pleased to announce the selection of Margret Jónsdóttir Benedictsson as … Continue reading Margret Jónsdóttir Benedictsson

June 17th Jon Sigurdsson Day

Welcome Address Jón Sigurðsson Day/Iceland Independence Day Manitoba Celebration June 17, 2020 by Judy Bradley, President, Jon Sigurdsson Chapter IODE and Karen Botting, President, Icelandic Canadian Frón Karen Botting (left) and Judy Bradley at the statue of Jón Sigurðsson on the grounds of the Legislative Building in Winnipeg. Welcome to the 38th Annual Jón Sigurðsson … Continue reading June 17th Jon Sigurdsson Day

Important Communication to Icelandic Canadian Fron membership

The Icelandic Canadian Fron Board has suspended all its club events for the near future, in keeping with the Coronavirus health directive, “to maintain social distance” in order to slow the spread. March 17 -- Language classesMarch 22 – BrunchApril 4 – ICELANDIC SOCIALApril 5 – Icelandic Canadian Youth group  We will monitor the situation and resume our … Continue reading Important Communication to Icelandic Canadian Fron membership