The Icelandic Association of Chicago

WELCOME

Velkomin á heimasíðu Íslendingafélagsins í Chicago. Tilgangur félagsins er að varðveita og rækta íslenskar hefðir með menntun, menningar og félagsstörfum ásamt því að kynna Ísland fyrir meðlimum félagsins sem og öðrum. Við bjóðum nýja félaga ávallt velkomna og hlökkum til að heyra frá þér.

Welcome to the web page of The Icelandic Association of Chicago. The purpose of our association is to ensure that the legacy of the Icelandic heritage will be preserved through cultural events, social gatherings and educational opportunities. We always welcome new members and look forward to hearing from you.

Recent News & Upcoming Events

º Monday, May 5th, 2014 at 5:30 pm: The Chicago Council on Global Affairs Presents: ICE AND WATER IN THE 21ST CENTURY (THE NEW IMPORTANCE OF THE ARCTIC AND THE HIMALAYAS) His Excellency Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, President of Iceland will be the keynote speaker. IAC members may use the promo code ICELAND on the Chicago Council on Global Affairs website to register at the discounted rate of $10. Click the link (above) for more details!

º SAVE THE DATE: Sat, June 14, 2014 for the annual 17th of June Icelandic Independence Day Picnic(this year at Promontory Point (Chicago, IL)).

º Sign up to add renew your memberships for 2014.

º APPLY for Icelandic Language Instruction Scholarships for Children: Click for the details!

º An IAC Scholarship Program Update

º Read the Proposal for the IAC to join the Icelandic National League of North America and vote HERE