Vappu

The Finnish Society of Melbourne and Suomi-koulu Melbourne are celebrating Vappu on 1st of May starting with a joint lunch and then activities and programs throughout the day.

$10 plate of food, including Munkki and Sima, $5 kids, $15 non-members.

Munkki and Sima also sold separately all day and other beverages at the bar.

Kids activities with Suomi-koulu following lunch, then “big-kid’s” programs for the rest of the afternoon and evening with Live music from 7pm.

Sauna open with separate Men’s and Women’s group times for $5 per person, also available for private bookings throughout the day $10 per person ($20 non-members) or $25 for Family ($35 non-members).

All at the Finnish Hall on the 1st of May!

RSVP for catering purposes email Jeffery.m@fsmelbourne.com.au, call 0439 554 027 or visit www.trybooking.com/BQKUB

Welcome BBQ & AGM

New provisionary dates for the Welcome BBQ and AGM have been set.

Sunday 28th March starting at 11:30 pm will be the Welcome BBQ with sausages, rissoles, coffee, and more for $10 per person. Vegetarian and gluten free options available.

The Society’s 2020-2021 AGM then follows at 1pm. For the agenda, and nomination and proxy form please visit our website: www.fsmelbourne.com.au/events/agm

Virtual Finnish Christmas Bazaar

The Bazaar this year is going to be very different from previous years…

This year the Finnish Christmas Bazaar will be virtual! Stalls will be featured on our website where you can browse and visit the stalls you grew to love online. Baked Goods and Imported Finnish Confectionary will be available from our Finnish Shop.

Visit: www.fsmelbourne.com.au/virtual-christmas-bazaar

If you would like your business listed, contact info@fsmelbourne.com.au or send us a message.

Finlandia: The Piano Music Of Jean Sibelius

On independence day this year there will be a celebration of Finnish culture through the music of the great composer, Jean Sibelius.

Performed by Jon Morrison, a Melbourne based multi-instrumentalist and composer, the free virtual concert will be held on the 6th of December. More information will be available closer to the date on his website: www.jonmorrison.net and arts.whittlesea.vic.gov.au

Book your virtual seat through TryBooking below. You will receive a live stream link to attend. https://www.trybooking.com/events/landing?eid=655095

This Concert is made possible by the City of Whittlesea Creative Communities Fund.

Start of Year Barbecue

The barbecue marks the beginning of our calendar of events for 2020, which you can now find on our website, fsmelbourne.com.au/events or get the free calendar from the Library at the Finnish Hall.

The BBQ starts at 12:30pm on Sunday the 16th of February. BBQ food includes sausages, rissoles, coffee, and more for $15 per person. Vegetarian and gluten free options available.

The sauna will be open depending on demand. Let us know if you are interested!

Everyone welcome! Come and celebrate the opening of the society for the year.