Welcome to the Scandinavian Community Centre

Scandinavian Community Centre Contact, Map, Hours


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Scandinavian Community Centre
6540 Thomas St
Burnaby, BC
V5B 4P9

Ph: (604) 294-2777

Contact: info@scancentre.org

Christmas Hours 2023

Wednesday December 20th and Thursday December 21st Noon to 4pm

 Friday December 22nd to Tuesday December 26th  CLOSED

Wednesday December 27th to Friday December 29th Noon to 3pm

Saturday December 30th to Monday January 1st  CLOSED

Tuesday January 2nd Regular Hours Noon to 6pm

 

2023 Regular Hours:

Monday to Friday Noon to 6 pm
Saturday 10am to 2pm
CLOSED SUNDAYS AND HOLIDAYS

Map

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Directions

By Car

When heading east on Trans Canada Highway 1
1. Take Sprott St. Exit 32 and proceed to traffic lights at Sprott St.
2. Turn left and continue to traffic lights at Kensington Ave.
3. Turn right and proceed one block and turn right again on Thomas St. You can see the Centre at left side at the end of the street.

When heading West on Trans Canada Highway 1
1. Take Kensington Avenue Exit 33 and proceed north.
2. Turn left at Thomas St. You can see the Centre at left side at the end of the street.

From BC Ferries Terminal – Tsawwassen Click here

From BC Ferries Terminal – Horseshoe Bay Click here

By Public Transit

There are numerous ways to get to the Scandinavian Centre by public transit, here are the most common. For detailed transit schedules, visit www.translink.ca.

Option 1
1. Take the Expo Line SkyTrain to Metrotown Station (SkyTrain leaves from numerous points in downtown Vancouver, including the SeaBus Station at Waterfront.)

2. From Metrotown Station, take either bus #110 Lougheed Station from Bay 8 or #144 SFU from Bay 6 and get off the bus at Sprott & Kensington (18-20 mins.)

3. Once off the bus, walk straight ahead to Kensington Ave, take a right and walk one block to Thomas St. Take another right and the Scandinavian Centre is at left side at the end of the street.

Option 2
1. Take the Millenium Line SkyTrain to Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station

2. From Sperling-Burnaby Lake Station, take either bus #110 Metrotown Station from Bay 3 or #144 Metrotown Station from Bay 2 and get off the bus at Sprott & Kensington (4-5 mins.)

3. Once off the bus, walk straight ahead to Kensington Ave, take a right and walk one block to Thomas St. Take another right and the Scandinavian Centre is at left side at the end of the street.

Facility Rentals

We Have the Space For You!

Looking for a space for your Wedding, Office Party, Workshop or Special Event? Check out our Hall and Fireside Lounge both supported by an industrial kitchen! MORE INFO

SOCIAL NEWS

Scandinavian Community Centre2 weeks ago
This Friday night! Lip Sync Contest
Doors open at 6:30pm, Singing at 7:00pm
Don't be shy! If you can sing, get up on stage!
Scandinavian Community Centre3 weeks ago
Laskiainen 2024! Pea Soup & Sauna

Pea soup will be available for take-away (1 L for $10) or eat in (with pancakes and/or Laskiaispulla $15) Order your soup now! https://forms.gle/N66YmtyZLF82pKVT7

Doors for dine-in will open at 5:30, soup served at 6:00 pm

You can book your space in the sauna here: https://www.thefinnishsauna.ca/.../sauna-at-laskiainen...
The centre will be open for sauna-goes to socialize, get changed, and hang out from 2:30 pm until the last guest is finished. The bar will be open from 5:30 onwards.
Scandinavian Community Centre2 months ago
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centrescandinavian7 months ago
centrescandinavian8 months ago
Wife Carrying Contest
centrescandinavian8 months ago
A huge big thank you to all our volunteers! We couldn't have done it without you! See you all next year, June 22 and 23, 2024!