Tomorrow is the BIG nite, when we aim to raise $2,000 dollars for the annual camp of the Swedish School of Vancouver. It is the second time the Swedish Cultural Society arranges a SWEDISH PUBNITE. This time the event is a partnership between the Swedish Cultural Society, Swedish School and SWEA Vancouver.
We have many people signed up, and will have some fun with a lot of entertainment and actitvities. Among them are a silent auction with a live ending, a 50:50 draw, a toonie toss, a Swedish pub-quiz and then finally, dancing to some Swedish Classics by ABBA, Roxette and similar.
Babysitting is arranged in the Swedish Room during the evening for kids age 3 and up. Please let us know below or on the circulated evite if you bring your children.
The items that will be auctioned off during the silent auction are presented below:
- A hockey stick, signed by former captain of the Canucks, Markus Näslund.
- Canuck t-shirt, dark blue for men (size large, value $45 for t-shirt) with signature by Daniel Sedin
- Canuck t-shirt, grey for women (size large, value $55 for t-shirt) with signature by Daniel Sedin
- STIGA hockey game with Swedish hockey players: Value: $99
- K5-learning, online tutoring for kids age 5-10 y. Subscription of 3 free months for up to 2 kids for one family. Value $120.
- Gift basket with spices and Tabasco. Approximate value: $50.
- Five private yoga classes, for 1-5 people in your home with a registered yoga teacher. No need for props (included in the price). Value: $250
- Fit flop shoes, model cut colour. Value: $180
- Mustang Youth Life Jacket, weight 21-40 kg. Value: $50
- City hat by designer Eva Merker of Madelle Hats (madellehats.com, value: $50)
- Painting by Lennart Österlind. Value $450. Bids start at $150
- Gift card at Verve Hair Lounge in North Van. Value: $200
- 700 mL Skåne. Value: $50
Hope to see you there tomorrow! The event takes place at the Scandinavian Centre on 6540 Burnaby Street (map in the right column). Tickets are $20 at the door. The event starts at 7pm.