The 2009 Ljósanótt was good times for all
Another Ljósanótt has come and
gone. The annual celebration
has now marked its sophomore
year, and the tribute dinner this year, held at Winnipeg’s Hotel Fort Garry on the evening of January 31, was by most accounts an unqualified success.
Betelstaður was the site for the
annual presentation of scholarships awarded by the
Jon SigurdssonChapter IODE
on Saturday, November 14, 2009.
The Leif Eiriksson Icelandic Club of Calgary gratefully acknowledges the
donations received to ensure a very successful convention.
This year’s Núna (now) festival, the second annual convergence of Icelandic and Canadian art events, looked good on paper. Here, in diary form, are the answers, day by day and event by event. Hopefully it will give those who were unable to attend the events a good idea of what went on.