Swiss Outdoors Club: Ski Week in Sun Peaks

Sunday, March 6th – Thursday, March 10th, 2016 Our ski week in Sun Peaks has been set for Sunday, March 6th to Thursday, March 10th, 2016. By visiting Sun Peaks earlier than in previous years we expect to find perfect snow conditions and to avoid the notorious school break. Cahilty Lodge offers special rates for rooms and 4 days ski…

New Year’s Eve 2015 Fondue Party

Swiss Outdoors Club          New Year’s Eve 2015 Fondue Party   We invite our members and friends to our cabin in:                              7552 canyon View Dr.                          …

The Vancouver Swiss Choir Annual Christmas Concert

The Vancouver Swiss Choir presents to you our annual Christmas Concert. We are pleased to invite you to a treasure of traditional and old favored Christmas music with some original Swiss songs and jodles. Date: December 17th, 2015 Where: All Saints Anglican Church, 7405 Royal Oak Ave, Burnaby Time: 7:30pm Door opens at 7:00pm Cost:…

Book reading with Bernadette Calonego “Under Dark Waters”

Book reading with Bernadette Calonego “Under Dark Waters” Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 7 p.m. Alma VanDusen, Lower Level Central Library, 350 West Georgia St. Free! Popular! Come early! Diamonds. Murder. Betrayal. International mystery writer Bernadette Calonego reads from her latest thriller Under Dark Waters. In this suspenseful and intriguing book, Swiss historian Sonya Werner travels…

Radio SRF 1 – Die fünfte Schweiz

Radio SRF 1 airs interviews with Swiss living abroad. Coming up on Sunday is an interview with Rolf Brulhart from Vancouver. You will be able to listen to it on the SRF website. http://www.srf.ch/sendungen/die-fuenfte-schweiz

Hike in Minnekhada Park and Metzgete

Sunday , October 25th, 2015 We meet at 2.00 pm at the entrance to Minnekhada Park ( en route to the Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association in Coquitlam ) and stroll through the Park. The hike is classed as “ Nachmittags Spaziergang”, takes about two hours and is rated “ easy to medium “ . After the hike…

Swiss band “Eluveitie” playing in Vancouver

The Swiss folk metal band Eluveitie will be playing a show on September 22, 2015, at the Vogue Theatre in Vancouver! Eluveitie uses traditional folk instruments in their music, such as fiddles, tin whistles, flutes, bagpipes and hurdy-gurdies. The traditional folk tunes in their songs have been drawn from various sources, including traditional Irish reels.…