Monday, May 21, 2012

Fundraiser Evening for Finnish Film

From the Front to the West Coast (In Finnish: Rintamalta Länsirannikolle)

The Documentary Film and the book depict the memories of the Finnish War Veterans who,
some at a very young age, first fought the Russians and then the Germans, after the war leaving
the country they so fiercely defended to start a new life in Canada.

The event takes place on Friday, September 14, 2012 at 6:30 PM
at the Scandinavian Community Centre.


Donations are being requested for the silent auction.
Please drop them off at the Scandinavian Centre
or email rintamalta.lansirannikolle  { @ } .


The project team includes Leena Kelly, Satu Bell and Ilkka Uitto.
Mari Petznek will perform her music.


The Finnish Military M/29 Field Kitchen will be in full action making soup available, courtesy of the Finnish War Veterans of British Columbia.



6540 Thomas Street, Burnaby, BC , V5B 4P9

Tel. 604 294 2777 Fax 604 294 5932



Office Hours: Weekdays 12-6, Saturdays 10-2, Sundays and Holidays Closed


Directions: Driving West on Highway 1: Use exit #33 Kensington Avenue

Driving East on Highway 1: Use Exit#32 Sprott Street.

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