Thanks to FLF Member Art Salo for bringing this to our attention:
Another one of my rantings about Finland.
Next Sunday, February 18 is the Annual Finger Lakes Finns Quiz Show. Come to compete and learn! Questions will cover geography, history, foods, customs and trivia, and the Quiz competition will be conducted in a new format.
The one piece of information you know may be the winning answer! Come and try your luck.
Everyone is a winner at our 1pm lunch. The food is always fantastic!...
• 1pm Lunch, Newfield Field Fire House
• Brief Business Meeting
• Finger Lakes Finns Quiz Show
Next Sunday, January 21, 2018, Newfield Town Historian, Alan Chaffee, will present a program about collecting family histories. Enjoy the free educational program!
The program will be held directly following the Finger Lakes Finns luncheon and brief meeting, at 1:00 pm at the Newfield Fire Station. Please bring a dish to share and your own table service.
This YLE Areena produced satirical documentary, Operation Alaska, is slightly over one hour long. You will notice some peculiarities that are at once amusing and reassuring that it is not a true story: https://areena.yle.fi/1-4231762
The Finland 100 newsletter offers a summary of the culminating events:
Just chanced to spot this article in The Atlantic: https://www.theatlantic.com/…/aki-kaurismaki-cinem…/546557/…
Mark Your Calendars:
Sunday, December 17 at 1:00 pm the Finger Lakes Finns will be meeting at the Newfield Fire Station for a special dish-to-pass dinner. Traditional Finnish Christmas ham dinner will be served. Please bring a side dish to share. After dinner, you have the opportunity to make table decorations for Christmas with greens and decorations provided. You may also bring your own special decorations to add to your centerpiece!
This is also our final opportunity t...o celebrate Finland's 100th Anniversary of Independence!
Finger Lakes Finns
Find us on Facebook: Finger Lakes Finns 2017 [group]