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Events (Details in 'Events' above):
March 15, 2017 to June 15, 2017: Exhibits My Paradise and Saari/Island at Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland. My Paradise, by photographer Jari Jetsonen and architect Sirkkaliisa Jetsonen, features 100 years of Finnish architects' summer homes. Saari/Island features Inka Juslin's paintings and photography. Sponsored by Nordic Northwest. Free.
April 6, 2017, 2pm to 7pm: Traveling Sauna Festival at Tiny Digs Hotel, 2646 NE Glisan, Portland, featuring the official Finland-100 USA Traveling Sauna, food and drink, artists, authors, musicians, sauna tours, tiny house experts, FFCPC and more. Free admission to festival, food and drink available for purchase. Also Available: To purchase and reserve sauna time (for April 5 or 6), see http://www.tinydigshotel.com/events for details.
April 25, 2017, 7:30pm: Concert by Ida Elina, co-sponsored by the FFCPC, Nordic Northwest, and Finlandia Foundation National. $17 for FFCPC and Nordic Northwest members, $20 for non-members. Ticket Purchase: https://www.scanheritage.org/upcoming-events
April 30, 2017, afternoon: Vappu Eve event. FFCPC will send details soon.
May 8, 2017, 7:30pm: Film, "Alvar Aalto: Technology and Nature," at Nordia House, Portland. Sponsored by Nordic Northwest. $5 suggested donation.
May 9, 2017, 6:30pm: Finnish Cook and Eat class at Nordic Northwest, featuring guest chef from Finland, Leena Pölkki. Co-sponsored by FFCPC and Nordic Northwest. $20 for members, $25 for non-members. Ticket Purchase: https://www.scanheritage.org/cook-eat
May 13 and 14, 2017, 4pm: Concerts by Finnish pianist Paavali Jumppanen at PSU, Lincoln Hall. Sponsored by Portland Piano International.
May 30, 2017, Evening: Finland-100 featured on the Viking Ship float in the Portland Rose Festival Starlight Parade. Downtown Portland. Co-sponsored by FFCPC, Nordic Northwest, and the Finnish-American Historical Society of the West. Free.
More details of the scheduled and planned future events are shown on the 'Events' page. Join us and volunteer to help us keep our FFCPC going strong!
2017 Annual Meeting Minutes
Pirjo Kujansuu Schulbach,
Chris Lazarus, Publicity
Pete Lee, Director
Minna Lindholm, Director
Elizabeth Newton, Director
Jukka Perkiömäki, Director
Päivi Panttila Vargas, Director
Ray Wikman, Director
Annual, Board and Special Meeting Minutes
FFCPC = Finlandia Foundation Columbia-Pacific Chapter
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