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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 December 2018 through June 2019:

Dec 3
Reservations are required for our annual Christmas luncheon. The price is $21.50, including taxes, for a full-service turkey dinner with all the trimmings, including salad, dessert, and coffee or tea. Not to mention free Nordic musical entertainment! They can be made by contacting Lennart Nylund by email at by phone: 613-829_-8602
Jan 7, 2019
Feb 4
Mar 4
Apr 1
May 6
Jun 3

All members and guests are cordially invited.
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Nov. 27: "Ian Waddell on the Berger Report Station" Mr. Waddell is a former MP and British Columbia Cabinet Minister (Great Bear Rain Forest), who served as Special Counsel to the Thomas Berger MacKenzie Valley Pipeline Inquiry (the Berger Inquiry). He will be speaking on Tuesday, November 27, 7:30 PM on the topic of that Inquiry and the lessons to be learned from it.
Tuesday Nov 27, at the Army Officers' Mess, 149 Somerset Street West.
Free admission for CNS 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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