Outdoors Club – Hike around Buntzen Lake

Date: Saturday, 22nd April, 11 am , 2017   We meet at 11 am  at the lowest parking lot , opposite the entrance to Buntzen Lake Park   ( near IOCO ) .  The hike will take us around the lake; 10 km distance; 5 hour trip time incl. lunch break. Level of difficulty:  medium.  …

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…