Calgary Finlandia Cultural Association


October 2022

Calgary European Film Festival – ‘How to Kill a Cloud’ – Nov. 5-13/22

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Come show your support for the movie ‘How To Kill a Cloud’ at the Calgary European Film Festival. Available for viewing from November 5-13, 2022. Directed by Tuija Halttunen, it follows the conflicting ethical dilemma of scientist Hannele Korhonen as she navigates the agendas of research and financiers on her ambitious project to stimulate rainfall. With the ultimate question: who has the right to rule the clouds? Check it out here: Or purchase tickets using ShowPass:

Sign-up for Baking Classes!

Register to join an upcoming Finnish Baking Class! Back again for 2022 are the baking classes- register soon as they are limited to 20 spots per session! We will be making Pullapitko (Finnish coffee bread) and Lankatonttu (Christmas elf crafts) on October 23, Piparkakku (Finnish gingerbread) on October 30, Karjalanpiirakka (Karelian Rice Pies) and Kaaretortut (Jelly Rolls) on November 5. Sign up here:

2022 Christmas Bazaar!

The Annual Scandinavian Cultural Society Christmas Bazaar and Craft Sale is returning on Saturday November 13 from 2022 from 10:30am- 3:00pm at the Scandinavian Centre at 739 20th Street NW. Admission is $1.00 (please bring a loonie to speed up the entry process). Join for a wide variety of handmade Scandinavian crafts, baking, woodworking, knitting, jewelry, painting, pottery, and more! There will be tea, sandwiches, and sweets for sale downstairs. Save the date! The Annual Christmas Party will be taking place on December 3 2022 at 5:00pm. Tickets will be available for sale at the Christmas Bazaar.

Rosebud Trip – register by Nov. 11/22

The Rosebud Theatre is presenting the much-loved story from Narnia- The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe. The Seniors Trip to Rosebud is on November 26 2022. Please register by sending an email to by November 11 2022 to reserve a seat.

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