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Sámi Culture & Design


  • Scandinavian Community Center 6540 Thomas Street Burnaby, BC, V5B 4P9 Canada (map)

free admission $30 dinner option, register @ 1-604-294-2777
duodji/handicrafts
lávvu/tent exhibit
traditional foods
presentations
workshops
movies
music

Saturday, Feb 3
11:00 Doors Open
11:30 Opening Reception
1:00 Dr. Troy Storfjell: Sámi History and Culture
2:00 Coffee
2:15 Anna Lengstrand: Sámi Jewelry and Standing Up for Your
        People

2:45 Julie Whitehorn: Searching for My Sámi Roots
3:15 Coffee
3:30 Movie: Suddenly Sámi
5:00 Social Hour: Cash bar, live folk music
6:00 Sámi Day Celebration Dinner and Anthem
7:00 Marja Bulmer: Culture At Risk: Golden Water from Suttesaja

Sunday, Feb 4
11:00 Doors Open
1:00  Dr. Zita McRobbie: Maintaining Saami Language & Culture: 
          A Heroic Struggle by 600 Skolts

2:00 Coffee
2:15 Gammel Dansk Folk Band: Tunes and Tales from Sápmi
2:45 Documentary TBA