View Full Version : Finland celebrates 90 years of independence

07-05-07, 04:16
In Seattle the Finnish American community, some 15 organizations strong, will be hosting a summer festival celebrating Finland's 90th year of independence with dance, song, food, speeches at Vasa Park all day Saturday August 25. On Dec. 2, a gala banquet and dance is scheduled. The SFHS Quarterly will list the events for Seattle in its Calendar.

WHAT IS YOUR AREA PLANNING? Please send information to the Calendar, c/o Editor Gunnar Damstrom, <bergvik*msn.com> before May 15, the day the Quarterly goes to press.

Family reunions around the world for Swedish Finnish descendents is also an important part of the Quarterly Calendar. We appreciate your help in making our members aware of what's happening "out there".