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Members of the Nordic Society meet for lunch once a month on Monday at 12:00 p.m. 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 September 2017 through June 2018 :

September 11
Oct 2
Nov 6
Dec 4 (Christmas luncheon)
Jan 8, 2018
Feb 5
March 5
April 9
May 7
June 4

All members and guests are cordially invited.
For updates or changes go to Canadian Nordic Society Facebook page CNS Facebook


Gala Dinner now scheduled for January 25
Special gala dinner: A Nordic Salute Gala Dinner and Musical Celebration to mark the 100th anniversary of the Republic of Finland.

To be held on Thursday, January 25 at Les Jardins de La Cité Restaurant, 801 Aviation Parkway. 6:00 PM for cocktails, 7:00 PM dinner. Tickets $95. Non-members may apply $15 of the cost towards CNS membership if they join this year (2017-18). Payment may be made through PayPal

The Canadian Nordic Society Distinguished Speakers series runs monthly from September to May.

Our next speaker, Andrea Baston, will speak on Wednesday, January 17, about her recently published book on Little Norway, called "Exile Air."

Unless otherwise indicated, all events take place 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.

For a list of forthcoming speakers and other events go to Canadian Nordic Society Facebook page CNS Facebook

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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