The objectives of the Scandinavian Association of WA are:
- To promote the harmonious interrelationship between Scandinavia and Australia.
- To hold such functions as to maintain the traditions of Scandinavia, including the national days.
- To maintain a premises for the purpose of providing social and cultural activities for it's members.
The annual Christmas party and Lucia Parade will be held at the Latvian Community Centre on 11 December commencing at 430pm.
Please be there on time, as Father Christmas will arrie at around 5pm. Parents are reminded to bring a gift for each child to the value of $10. Gifts should be placed in the sack near the front door. We will sing Christmas carols, dance around a real Christmas tree, the kids will open their presents and we will enjoy the delicious hot dogs.
This will be followed by the Lucia Parade and the crowning of the Lucia Bride at approx 7pm.
The over 50's Christmas Lunch will be held on 2 December at Nordic House at 12noon.
It will again be Bring a Plate format. You also need to bring a small Christmas present to the alue of $10.
Cost for lunch will be $10 if you bring some food and $17 if you don't.
Please book with Tove on 9337 3215 or Edith on 9335 1768. Any donations for the raffle witll be greatly appreciated.
Come to a Christmas market stall held by the Austrian Club on 27 November from 11am to 5pm at 46 Staniland Street, Orange Grove.
We will be selling Christmas Decorations at the market to raise funds for our club.
Many thanks to Edith and her helpers for folding paper hearts and making stars at Nordic House for the stall.
If anyone else has items to sell or wish to help out, please contact Marianne Attifield on 9295 4248.
Join us on 19 November at Nordic House fo rour annual pre-Christmas barbecue with good food and tea/coffee. Cost is $20 for members and $25 for non members. BYO beer and wine whilst soft drinks can be bought for $1.
Please book with either Marianne Attfield on 9295 4248 or with Hella Hackett on 9293 1149 no later than 3 days before the barbecue.
Looking for those hard to get Scandinavian delicacies for a special occasion?
Norwegian Seaman's Church (online ordering)
Lo Presti and Son
170 Canning Highway, East Fremantle.
You will find Scandinavian cheeses, herring and confectionary.
270 South Street, South Fremantle. You will find great Nordic Style Breads.