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Show Host: Lisa Schumacher, Mission, B.C.

Now retired, Lisa worked in radio broadcasting on CJVB in Vancouver for many years. She was the host of "Coffee Time - Scandinavian Style". - a popular local radio show with music, news and other content from the five Nordic countries. She fell in love with Icelandic Canadians, visited Iceland, and these many years later, she still has a high regard for Icelandic people and their descendents. She graciously accepted our request to host this first show and help it take flight.

Show Line up:

Heather Alda Ireland talks with artist Pat PeacockArtist Handout, Pat Peacock
Karen Vopnfjord talks with
Walter Sopher, INL of NA President  Background information, Walter Sopher
Robert Asgeirsson talks with the late
Dr. Wilhelm Kristjanson.  Background information, Dr. Wilhelm Kristjanson

Program 2.mp3


Show Host: Karen Vopnfjord, Sannich, Vancouver Island, B.C.

Karen has had extensive experience as a Vancouver Island Cable TV program host and reporter. She has an easy going style of interview technique and draws out a sense of vitality in those she encounters with her ever present, buoyant sense of enthusiasm.

Husband, Len Vopnford, acted as the sound recordist and associate producer for all the segments in this show. Our program material was gathered during the recent 2004 Íslendingadagurinn weekend in Gimli Manitoba.

Show Line up:

  • Pat Peacock - an update on her Gimli Art Gallery Show  Update on Pat Peacock
  • Icelandic Festival Program - highlights including: Anthem, Greetings, Fjallkona Speech and the Toast to Canada.
  • Guy Maddin - A personal interview
  • Lorna Tergesen - memories of the Tergesen store.


Host: Gus Kristjansson

  •      Show Line up:
    Auburn Sigurdson - Icelandic-Canadian athlete remembers Athens
    Karen's Corner - Casual interviews from Spanish Fork, Utah and the MacAulley farm in Ontario.
    Nelson S. Gerrard - A personal interview.

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