Iceland´s Independance Day Celebration

The Jón Sigurdsson Chapter IODE and the Icelandic Canadian Frón Cordially invite you, your family and friends to the Twenty-eighth Wreath Laying Ceremony Celebrating the Sixty-sixth Anniversary of Iceland’s Independence at the Jón Sigurdsson Statue Manitoba Legislative Grounds Thursday, June 17th, 2010 at 6:45 p.m Following the Ceremony we invite you to attend the concert with the Öldutúnsskóli choir and featured artists at the The Winnipeg Art Gallery 8:00 p.m. (no admission) These ceremonies are dedicated to our dear friend and supporter, Neil Bardal. We invite you to honour his memory at the celebrations, which with his vision and dedication have become an important annual event for Manitobans of Icelandic descent. He would have been so proud to know that June 17 is soon to be recognized as JÓN SIGURDSSON DAY IN MANITOBA. We ask all those attending the wreath laying ceremony to gather at the steps of The Legislative building at 6:45 p.m., to join the procession to the statue

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