95th INL of NA Convention -
May 15 -18, 2014
Winnipeg, MB

Official Welcomes:

Ron Johnson, President Icelandic Canadian Frón

Grant Nordman, Councillor-City of Winnipeg


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Lögberg Heimskringla

Hub of Icelandic News Around the World”

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Icelandic Festival of Manitoba

125 Anniversary Celebration – 2014

Grant Stefanson - Chairperson

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Snorri & Snorri-Plus & Snorri West

Ástrós Signýjardóttir

Halldór Árnason

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Council of Honour Svavar Gestsson

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Speaker: The Immigrant Experience


Gunnvör Daníelsdóttir

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New INL Website Launch

Holly Ralph


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Brainstorming Session

New Involvement

Fundraising


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OFFICIAL OPENING CEREMONIES

Procession of Dignitaries

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National Anthems:
led by S
ólskríkjan Choir
Director and Accompanist Kerrine Wilson

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Master of Ceremonies:
Ron Goodman
,
President of Icelandic National League of North America

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Opening Remarks & Introduction of Dignitaries and Greetings

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Peter Bjornson, Minister of Housing and Community Development
brings greetings on behalf of Premier Greg Selinger,
and the Government of Manitoba

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Honorary Lifetime Membership Award Presentations

Gerry Einarsson

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presented by Þórður Ægir Óskarsson
Icelandic Ambassador to Canada



Helen Eiriksson

presented by Dennis Oleson


Jeannette Holm

presented by Dennis Oleson
accepted by her grandsom

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Maria Bear

presented by Brad Hirst



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Serena Goebel

presented by Ron Johnson

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Laurence S. G. Johnson Lifetime Achievement Award

Ron Goodman

presented by Gwen Mann and
Kathy Dahlin/Patsy Zdrill (Laurence's daughters)

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Greetings from INL Iceland

Halldór Árnason

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Musical Interlude

P. J. Buchan, Tenor

Accompanied by Kerrine Wilson

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Keynote Speaker:

Þórður Ægir Óskarsson
Icelandic Ambassador to Canada


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Musical Medley

P.J. Buchan, Tenor

Sólskríkjan Choir

Accompanied by Kerrine Wilson

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Many thanks to amazing photographer Kendra Jonasson

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Click here for photos by Kent Lárus Björnsson

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