Celebration of Life for Bernard

Dear friends,   with deep sorrow we wish to inform you that our Bernard Merkli ( 1929 – 2017 ) after  a short stay in the VGH Hospital  passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017.   Bernard (Chrisosti) had been a strong supporter of the Swiss Society of Vancouver. He was known as an active …

AGM of the SSV – March 21, 2017

The AGM of the Swiss Society of Vancouver takes place on Tuesday March 21, at 7:00 pm at the Edmonds Community Center, located at 7433 Edmonds Street in Burnaby. The Board of Directors of the SSV cordially invites all members to attend and look forward to seeing you at the AGM.

CANCELLED WALDWEIHNACHT – DECEMBER 18

CANCELLED   WALDWEIHNACHT – DECEMBER 18   Due to inclement weather forecast we have decided to cancel this event so no one has to drive in bad road conditions. We checked all weather reports and snow and freezing rain are on the radar.   There will be no alternate date for this event.   With…

Rykka!

Vancouver-based Swiss-Canadian singer and songwriter Rykka’s new album can be pre-ordered now! IT’S TIME!  Finally, after three years of writing songs, performing and recording, “Beatitudes,” is here! It comes out on November 4th via Cordova Bay Records in Canada. You can pre-order now and receive a brand new song called, “Runnin’ Away.” To make this album I wrote 100…

Tyrol Lodge 2016/2017 Christmas and New Year’s Booking

As you know, members of the SSV can get the reduced room rates and priority booking for the Tyrol Lodge. For the busy Christmas and New Year’s season, however, there is a special booking procedure in place. Please read the instructions make sure you download and use this “Member Booking Form“. It is the responsibility…

Jassen aus Freude am Spielen – Sunday, 30 October 2016

The Swiss Canadian Mountain Range Association and the Swiss Society of Vancouver invite everyone to a   Jass-Tournament Sunday, 30 October 2016 at the SCMRA Chalet in Coquitlam.   Sign-in is at 12:00pm and the games begin at 1:00pm sharp. Donations for prices are welcome. Costs are $5 Schieber and $5 Handjass. Kitchen & Bar…