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Members of the Nordic Society meet for lunch once a month, usually on the first Monday at 12:00 PM from September until June at the historic and beautiful Officers' Mess at 149 Somerset Street West (just east of Elgin Street), Ottawa.

Luncheon schedule from January through June 2019:
Jan 7, 2019
Feb 4
Mar 4
Apr 1
May 6
Jun 3

All members and guests are cordially invited.
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Jan 16
Rita De Ruysscher on “Painting the North: How Scandinavian art influenced Canadian painters.” Rita will explore with you the works of Scandinavian artists that changed the course of Canadian art at the turn of the twentieth century. 7:30 PM, Army Officers’ Mess, 149 Somerset Street West. Free admission for members, $5 for non-members.

The Canadian Nordic Society Distinguished Speakers series runs monthly from September to May at the Army Officers' Mess, 149 Somerset St. W., Ottawa (just east of Elgin Street) at 7:30 p.m. Some parking at the Mess is available for evening events. There is also parking available on neighbourhood streets. 24-hour parking is available a short walk away at Ottawa City Hall on Laurier Avenue.

The Army Officers' Mess has a dress code. For men, it's a sports jacket and trousers with a shirt and tie or turtleneck. For women, it's a dressy blouse or sweater and dress slacks or skirt, or a dress. Jeans are not permitted.

Members of the public are welcome to attend the Speakers Series for a $5 admission fee.

Ideas and suggestions for speakers and events are welcome. Please contact any member of the Council.

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