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                                                                                                                May/June 2008
                    Newsletter for Members of The Danish Canadian Club
                    727 - 11th Avenue S.W., Calgary, Alberta T2R 0E3 • Phone 261-9774 • Fax 261-6631
                    ISSN 1911-6780 • Email: DCC@DanishClubCalgary.com      www.DanishClubCalgary.com


Get Ready for the “Calgary                                               Spring into Action
Stampede Parade” Lunch …                                                   with the whole Family!
at the Danish Canadian Club in the Valhalla Hall on July 4th.
“Vejen Garden Band” from Denmark will be in the parade. The                at the Mermaid Inn
“Naver Club” is celebrating their 50th Anniversary that day, so
the band will play for us over lunch hour.                                                   Our new
Hope to see you all there!                 (see article on page 2)                   Friday night Buffet
                                                                                     will fill the ribs of the
                                                                                smallest & largest of appetites.
                                                                                      A.A.A. Prime Rib!
                                                                                     Check out the menu on page 11.
                                                                                          Kids 4 - under Free
                                                                                         Kids 4 - 12 - 1/2 Price
                                                                              Every second and last Saturday
                                                                            will satisfy our Danish Buffet lovers!!
                                                                                    Now on twice a month.
                                                                                Reservations are a great idea.
                                                                                         See you soon!


                                                                             Mother’s Day Brunch
                                                                                          Sunday, May 11, 2008
               Spring Party                                                          Bring those special ladies in your life to
                                                                                     the Valhalla Hall for a relaxing brunch.
                   Saturday, May 10, 2008                                               Entertainment by Hans & Lauren
   Join us for a wonderful evening, complete
   with fine food and dancing to the music of                                                      Menu Includes
                  Hans & Lauren                                                                     Salami, ham,
  Phone the Club office at 261-9774 for your                                                      rullepølse, paté,
       reservation today, as this event is                                                       assorted cheese,
               a sell-out ev ery year.                                                           sausage, bacon,
                                                                                                 scrambled eggs,
            Doors Open at 6:00 p.m.
                                                                                                   egg’s Benedict,
                Dinner at 7:00 p.m.
                                                                                                    hashbrowns,
        Dancing at 9:00 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
                                                                                                 waffles, øllebrød,
                Cost per Person is                                                                   rundstykker
  $35.00 for Members, $45.00 Non Members                                                     (Danish breakfast buns)
                  (includes GST)                                          Danishes, fresh fruit, æbleskiver, strawberries, vegetable dip,
                                  Menu                                                        Coffee, Tea, Fruit Juice
       Marinated herring, curried herring, egg, shrimp, kippers,
        smoked mackerel, smoked salmon, poached salmon,                      Make your reservation with the Club office at 261-9774
       seafood salad, potato salad, caesar salad, ham, salami,                 1st Sitting: ..................... 10:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
    pork roll, paté, beets, chicken tartelettes, pollock, frikadeller,         2nd Sitting:.................... 1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
           pork roast, pork sausage, red cabbage, potatoes,
                                                                             $20.00 for adults & children 11 years of age and over
                           cheese fruit dessert.
                                                                                   $14.00 for children 4 to 10 years of age
                   Free – 1 drink of Akvavit – Skål
                   Payments are due upon reservation                                   Payments are due upon reservation
     Club News

                                                            PRESIDENT’S MESSAGE
                   Hello Members of the DCC,
                   Well here we are and it is May already. Spring               Sid, Hans and their Stampede Float Committee are busy working
                   has sprung and all the gardeners and golfers                 on our DCC float. The theme this year will be "NAVERHULEN"
                   are doing their thing. Sharon and I are looking              in recognition of their 50th Anniversary. Bente and the Social
                   forward to the Summer season. She does the                   Committee are busy planning for the fall activities. As you know
                   gardening and we both golf. I hope you all have              this year is the DCC 's 75th Anniversary and a celebration is
a chance to pursue your favorite activities, the Calgary Flames                 being planned for September 20 so mark your calendars .
if they are still in the playoffs, graduations, vacations or simply             I should remind you that we will be giving out four $2000
relaxing in the sunshine.                                                       scholarships in September so if you know any worthy applicants
We finished our financial year end on the 31st of March, how                    please ask them to send in their applications.
time flies. The results were not as good as the past two years.                 In the last newsletter I had reported Allison and Donna would
With wages up $55,000 and liquor sales down $25,000 it was                      be maintaining the website, however, Chris Frantzen has kindly
difficult to produce the results of the recent past. But let's not              volunteered to continue as webmaster. Thank you Allison and
forget, we are a non-profit organization. Furthermore, we have                  Donna for volunteering, you willingness to help out is much
great tenants in our building and our mortgage is all gone.                     appreciated.
I would ask everyone to consider bringing on board some more                    Your Club President,
members. We are holding at 1800 and it would be nice to get                     John Olsen
to 2000. I would also think that when the condos behind us are
finished, our membership should increase.




1.   Karen Olsen – Secretary, Co-chair of Socials and Editor Club News          5. Bill Smetheram – Treasurer, Scholarships and Casino
2.   Bente Dalberg – Chair of Socials                                           6. Harold Ager – Vice President, Shareholders, Memberships
3.   Palle (Sid) Pedersen – Stampede Float, Special Projects                       and Scholarships
4.   John Olsen, President                                                      7. Hans Abild – Stampede Float, Special Projects

                                               VEJEN GARDEN, DENMARK
                                     Danish National Champions 2003, 2005 & 2007
                             Europen Champions 2007 • World Champion Parade Band 2004
Vejen Garden is one of the oldest community-          •	 	 inner	of	“Int.	Rasteder	Musiktage”	(D)	2003
                                                         W                                               and entertaining elements. Vejen Gardens
bands in Denmark – established in 1954.                  n
                                                      •	 	 o.	3	at	the	World	championships	in	           Tattoo Team is very sought after and belongs
The city of “Vejen” is situated by the freeway           marching, Potsdam 2001                          to the absolute elite in Europe. The band
between the cities Esbjerg and Kolding – apx.            W
                                                      •	 	 inner	of	the	“Int.	Deutschlandpokal”,	        has among other participated at the great
80 km. north of the Danish/German border.                Alsfeld (D), 2003                               Tattoos in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, “Det
The Municipality counts 18,000 inhabitants and           “
                                                      •	 	 World Champion Parade band” at the            sønderjydske Tattoo i Åbenrå”, “Musikparade”
the City of Vejen is known for quite an active           World Championships in Bournemouth              in Magdeburg, Hamburg and Schwerin and
trade and business life. Since the beginning             2004                                            twice at Herning Indoor Tattoo. 2005 Vejen
Vejen Garden has consisted of boys and young             B
                                                      •	 	 est	Community-band	at	the	World	              Garden was accepted and invited to the Nova
men from the age of 9 to apx. 35. The band is            Championships 2004                              Scotia Tattoo in Canada.
composed of a fanfare corps of apx 20 and a              D
                                                      •	 	 anish	Champion	in	tattoo/show	1999,	          To secure the High Performance Level a row of
                                                         2001, 2003 and 2005                             top professional instructors are connected to
wind orchestra of apx 55.
                                                         D
                                                      •	 	 anish	Championships	in	precision	march	       the band: Music conductor Bob Vonk, who has
Vejen Garden takes part in 30 to 35 events,              2001, 2003 and 2005                             a background as a musician in Dutch Military
parades and concerts across the country every            E
                                                      •	 	 uropean	Champion	2007	(in	Germany)            Orchestras. Jens Christian Lietzen, who is
year. Through the years Vejen Garden has                 “
                                                      •	 	 Over-all DAnISH CHAMPIOn 2003,                a musician at the Slesvigian Music Corps in
traveled throughout most of Europe and toured            2005 & 2007” (held every second year)           Haderslev, and former Major at the Royal
western Canada four times (1978, 1988, 1995           Vejen Garden performs both in concert, march/      Guard, Copenhagen, Kjeld Andreasen, who
and 1999) including Vancouver, Calgary and            parade and show/tattoo. The Repertoire spans       has responsibility for drills and marching.
Edmonton.                                             from traditional march music, Swing and Jazz       The Director of Vejen Garden is Jørgen Schmidt,
Since 1996 Vejen Garden has participated              to entertainment music, modern and classical       who is also Drum Major and choreographer
every year in competitions, domestic and              music pieces.                                      in the Tattoo (Danish drum major-champion
abroad, where the orchestra has placed among          The Tattoo-Team of Vejen Garden is a specially     2005 and 2007) For more information the band
the best. Some of the band's accomplishments          composed elite team of 43 musicians which          director can be contacted on phone no.: +45
include:                                              has evolved its own unique style within Tattoo     40195251 or E-mail: schmidt1@post11.tele.dk.
   W
•	 	 inner	of	“Euro	Musiktage”,	Heikendorf	           by combining different music genres with           Vejen Gardens homepage: www.vejengarden.
   (D) 2000, 2002, 2004                               military drill, tempo changes and surprising       dk.

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              UPCOMING EVENTS
                       May 10 - Spring Party
                  May 11 - Mother’ s Day Brunch
               May 19 - Victoria Day - Club Closed
    May 22-25 - 2008 Danish Canadian Conference - Ottawa
                June 19 & 20 - DCC Casino Nights
            July 4 - Stampede Parade & Vejen Garden                                                 Consul
   Please see articles on these events throughout the newsletter               Danish Consul                             Vice Consul
                                                                                Jonas Albeck                             Elisa Albeck
                                                                                The Danish Consul in Calgary is Mr. Jonas Albeck
                     Casino on June 19 & 20, 2008                                         Vice Consul - Mrs. Elisa Albeck
                        Volunteers needed for the Casino.                                       Consulate Address is:
                    Most positions but epecially Cashiers both days.                          Royal Danish Consulate
                      To sign up call Jens Lehmann at 901-2000                      132 Parkwood Place SE, Calgary AB T2J 3X1
                                                                                               Phone: (403) 251-5052
                                                                               Office Hours: 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. - Monday to Friday
                                                                                                by appointment only
                      SPONSOR A CHAIR
          $100.00 will put your name on a chair in the Mermaid Inn!
          If Sponsor not filled in Anonymous will be used.
                                                                                               D.C.C. OVER 55
          Sponsor �������������������������������������������                  We are always looking for new members, so come down
                                                                                   and join us every other Wednesday at 12 noon.
          Name to go on plaque �������������������������������                     Admission is $2.00 with free coffee and pastry.
                                                                                       2008 Winter & Spring Meeting dates are:
          Number of Chairs ������� Total Paid $ ��������������
                                                                                         May 14 & 28, June 11 - Spring Lunch
                                                                                          For more information please call:
                                                                               Jorgen Jensen at 256-3270 or Leif Johansen at 282-4785.



                                                                                       TO ALL CRIB PLAYERS
                                                                                                 Do you play crib?
                                                                                Then why not come to the Club every other Tuesday.
       One Bedroom and Two Bedroom                                                           We start at 7:00 p.m. sharp.
                                                                                          2008 Winter & Spring dates are:
         Life Lease Condos for sale.                                                          May 6 & 20, June 3 & 17
                                                                                        For more information please call:
       For information, visit www.danavillage.com                              Carl Udsen at 289-5300 or Ejvind Pedersen at 932-1783.
              or call Scott at 686-8200 ext. 3                                                   ♥ ♠ ♦ ♣

              Federation of Danish Associations in Canada
              2008 Conference to be Held in Ottawa
             Danish Federation
Dear Members and Friends,                       a UNESCO World Heritage Site. There’s       as well as by the Canadian Museum
As hosts of the 2008 Danish Canadian            always plenty going on – at the world-      of Civilization, ending with a guided
Conference, The Danish Club of Ottawa           renowned museums and galleries, to          historical tour of Ottawa.
is delighted to invite you to the National      boutiques and intimate sidewalk cafes –     The Banquet Saturday Night will feature
Capital for the 27th Conference, to held        tucked away in our charming streets.        fine cuisine, prizes, dancing to the Old
in downtown Ottawa on May 22 to 25,             The Conference will provide opportunities   Larsen Trio and entertainment by “Elvis
2008.                                           for seeing and exploring Ottawa. The        Presley” the King of Rock ’n’ Roll.
Canada’s Capital Region has a great             theme this year is a CAPITAL EVENT.         To obtain more information or receive
deal to offer. Cultural life in Ottawa is       Besides, attending the Conference is        a Registration Package please contact
like nowhere else in Canada. As the             also a great opportunity to meet other      Sue-Anne Nielsen at 613-843-1926 or
nation’s capital our national institutions      Danes from across Canada, as well as        by e-mail at sueannen@sympatico.ca or
and attractions showcase the country’s          members of our Club. And an opportunity     contact Donna at the Club Office here in
best. It is also the home of the Rideau         to exchange ideas and experiences!          Calgary.
Canal, designated a World Heritage Site         The conference will include a Reception     See you in Ottawa!
by the World Heritage Committee of the          at the Royal Danish Embassy, annual         Lisbeth Hansen
United Nations Educational, Scientific          meetings of the Danish Federation and       President, The Danish Club of Ottawa
and Cultural Organization. The Canal is         the Danish Canadian National Museum,
the 14th Canadian location to be named          presentations by the Dickson Museum
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 Danish Canadian National Museum Society                                  The Danish
   2008 CAlENDAR oF EVENTS
May 10th........................Community Open House
                                                                          Lutheran Church
May 11th........................Mother's Day Lunch                        130 - 32 Avenue N.W.,
                                                                          Calgary, Alberta T2H 2P6
May 16th........................Museum opens for regular hours
                                                                          Church: 277-5804 • Pastor: 240-1548
May 23rd .......................AGM - Ottawa
June 15th.......................Father's Day Lunch                                          May ~ June Services
July 1st ..........................Canada Day Celebration (free coffee)   May -----------------------------------------------------------------------------
July 12th/13th ................Aebleskiver Days                           Sunday, May 4                 10:30 am:          Danish Service
August 9th .....................Folke Fest                                Sunday, May 11                  9:30 am          Bible Study
September 1st ...............Museum closes weekday operations                                           10:30 am:          English Service,
September 7th...............Grandparent's Day Lunch                                                                        Pentecost
September 28th.............Museum closes for the season                   Sunday, May 18                10:30 am:          Danish Service
November 8th ................Julestue - Spruce View Hall                  Sunday, May 24                10:30 pm:          English Service
From May 1st to May 15th and September 1st to September                   June ---------------------------------------------------------------------------
28th the Museum is open weekends only.                                    Sunday, June 1                10:30 am:          English Service,
May 16th to September 1st Museum is open Monday to Saturday                                                                Confirmation Reunion
- 10:00 am to 5:30 pm and Sundays - 12:30 pm to 5:30 pm.                  Sunday, June 8                  9:30 am:         Bible Study
Members of the Danish Canadian National Museum Society do                                               10:30 am:          English Service
not pay admission.                                                        Sunday, June 15               10:30 am:          Danish Service
Non member rates are: $2.50 single, $9.50 family (parents and             Sunday, June 22               10:30 am:          English Service
children under 18 residing at home) or $15.00 season pass.                Sunday, June 30               10:30 am:          English Service
                                                                          The Confirmation Reunion 1980-1990 has been moved to
                                                                          May 31/June 1, 2008 (instead of the previous weekend). Please
                                                                          help us get the message out. If anyone from these years has
                                                                          not been contacted, please contact us at (403) 240-1548 or
                                                                          lbasboll@shaw.ca. We would love to hear from you and send
                                                                          you a special invitation.
                                                                          Program:
                                                                          Saturday, May 31 in the evening, Dinner and dance at the
                                                                          Danish Canadian Club for confirmands and significant others.
                                                                          Sunday, June 1 at 10:30 am at the Danish Lutheran Church:
                                                                          Service of celebration followed by lunch for confirmands and
                                                                          their extended families. Games and get together afterwards.
                                                                          The details are still in the works. We hope that many of you can
                                                                          make it.


                              FoolIShNESS? – Now, that’s a gift-Wrap!
On April 1st Peter had to cut his way through layers to access            a fool to know that the staff love Peter; but it takes a fool to love
his desk and phone. He found the handy weapon taped to the                a fool.
ceiling in his office. The carefully made bow of duct tape read           The weapon has not been seen since it was removed from the
"we love you Peter." That was a clear giveaway as to the April            ceiling, but it looks like Cindy and other staff have had their hair
Fools who masterminded the operation. After all, it doesn't take          cut recently.




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      Danish                       Language School
                                                                              Take this opportunity before the busy summer to join the
     Lessons               Held at the Danish Lutheran Church on Saturday
                           mornings from 9:30-11:30 a.m. Accepting new
                                                                              over 5100 BDL customers who now place their orders via the
Call Ralph at 667-7297                                                        internet! Registration has never been easier … simply visit our
                           students. For more information contact Ellen       web site at www.bdl.ca and click on Register. Internet ordering
  for further details.     283-4213 or Nanna 257-0269.                        is convenient and secure with real time inventory visibility.



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         ChildrEN’s Wish
          FouNDATIoN
The 21st Annual Great Dames Gala held March 15, 2008
was organized by the committee consisting of Natalie
Prokopetz and Kathy Sorensen with the help of Donna
Roberts in the DCC office. The committee did a wonderful
job and kept the evening on schedule with the assistance
of M.C. “Beesley” from FM97.7.
Guests were entertained throughout the evening by:
   G
•	 	 regory	Berko	on	the	piano
   M
•	 	 ichael	 Hope	 from	 the	 CPO	 accompanied	 by	 Cody	
   Obst
   c
•	 	 omedian	Mike	Tod,
   b
•	 	 aritone	Tony	Rino	accompanied	by	Garry	Sylvester
   h
•	 	 ypnotist	Wayne	Lee
   G
•	 	 ary	 Martin’s	 Motown	 and	 More	 with	 a	 special	
   appearance by Leroy Harris, formerly of the Platters
   and the Inkspots.
In addition guests enjoyed a delicious beef tenderloin
meal and drinks, participated in tarot card reading, a silent
auction as well as a live auction with Sheldon Smithens,
raffle for Westjet airfare, the diamond dip and the Stars
and Moon 50/50 draw.
Thank you to Matt Roach and your band of volunteer hosts.
Your time and sense of humor in serving and working
with a room full of women having a good time is very
much appreciated! Thank you ladies for your generosity
and wish upon a star in support of the Children’s Wish
Foundation.
A huge thank you goes out to all the sponsors of the
Great Dames Gala who provided many exciting gifts. The
sponsors are:
Agrium                          Dawnell Berry
Alberta Diamond Exchange        Deb’s Grower Direct
Armour Equipment                Deerfoot Inn and Casino
Art of Tarot                    Discovery Hut - John Tait
Atco Gas                        Edo Japan - Tom Donaldson
Beesley - FM97.7                Ella Bella Maternity Boutique
Bente Dalberg                   Entertainment Publications
Bernard Callebaut               Fairmont Hotsprings Resourt
Best of Bridge                  Fantasyland Hotel
Big Rock Brewery                Finishing Touches
Bodythings                      First Choice Hair Cutters
Brewster’s Mountain Lodge       Foothills Ready Mix             Knickers and Lace               Ross MacKenzie - Canadian       The Brick
Brock White Construction -      Gary Martin                     LaFarge - Jonas Salinsky            Treads Superstore           The Clayground
    Calgary                     Glass Slipper Antiques          Leisure Life Vacations          Ryerson Canada - Bob Fry        The Great Garb
Burnco Rock Products            Glenn and Kathy Sorensen            International               Safeway - 11th Ave.             The Keg
Calaway Park                    Great Garb Boutique -           London Drugs - 130th            Safeway - North Hill            The Laugh Shop
California Tan                      Willow Park                 London Drugs - Heritage         Safeway - Shawnessy             The Shoe Company
Calgary Aluminum                Gregory Berko                   London Drugs - Brentwood        Salon 240                       Tony Rino
Calgary Co-op Midtown           Hans and Alice Sorensen         Mac and Carol Heisler           Sandy Vadori                    Tony Romas
Calgary Flames                  HAWC - Calgary Police           Mary Downing                    Sears Canada                    Top Gun Coating
Calgary Roughnecks                  Helicopter                  Matt Roach                      Self Connection Books           Transprotection Service
Calgary Stampede                Hawthorne Homes                 Merle Norman - Southcentre      Sheldon Smithens                Vinestone Wine Company
Calgary Stmapeders              Heartland Homes                 Michael Hope                    Shoppers Drug Mart - Millrise   Walmart - Shawnessy
California Homes                Hennessey Salon Chinook         Mike Tod                        Sylvia Smith -                  Wayne Gunderson Insurance
California Tan - Willow Park    Heritage Park                   Nadine Faule -                      Keller Williams Realty      Wayne Lee
Carma Homes                     HMV - Northill                      Maxwell South Star Realty   Southland Leisure Centre        Wellness Sensations Inc.
Caroline Begin                  Homes By AVI                    Natalie and Wayne Prokopetz     Specialty Lighting              Westjet Airlines
Chianti - Willow Park           Ib Jensen Masonry               National Concrete               Sturgess Architecture           World Health Club
Children’s Wish Foundation      IXL Brick                       Naver Club                      Style Craft Printers -          If you have the opportunity,
Christian Publications          J. Vair Anderson Ltd.           Olivier’s Candies Ltd.              Don McKrecken               please mention you have
City of Calgary                 Jayman Master Builders          Pockar Masonry                  Susan Bosak                     seen the above supporting
Co-op 130th Ave.                Jewellery Boutique -            Rhonda Kern                     Suzanne’s - North Hill          the Great Dames Gala!
Custom Elevator Interiors           Alvin Choong                Rinadon                         Suzanne Truba Ltd.              Thanks
Dana Dow Jewellers -            Joey Tomato’s - Rubert Martin   Rock Dodger Outfitters -        Suzy and Jamie Vadori
    Southcentre                 Jubilations Theatre                 Michael Gelinas             Sweet Cheeks Children’s
Danish Canadian Club            Karen MacDonald                                                     Boutique

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               Attention                                                                                                      TREASuRE
             Students and                                                                      $        $        $              drAW
               Scholars
The Danish Canadian Club invests in a bright                                             FeBRuARy
                                                                                            04 Ken Carter                                      216         $1325.80
and enlightened future by providing four
                                                                                            05 A. Charleston                                   467          1339.00
$2,000.00 scholarships to future scholars of our                                            06 Ib Nielsen                                        86         1378.60
community.                                                                                  07 Les Stach                                       703          1402.00
To qualify for a Scholarship you must meet the following criteria:                          08 Sharon Crawford                                 655          1424.00
•	 	 ave	 proof	 of	 above	 average	 academic	 standing	 (proof	 of	 high	
     H                                                                                      09 Allen Sharp                                    1355          1447.00
     school graduation, including original transcripts);                                    11 Lilian Dick                                     207          1459.00
•	 	 e	 of	 good	 character	 (written	 references	 from	 a	 high	 school	
     B                                                                                      12 Alan Valdes                                     744          1488.40
                                                                                            13 Rolf Hartvigsen                                 178          1501.00
     administrator and an employer, if applicable);
                                                                                            14 Peter Bertelsen                                 457          1522.60
     P
•	 	 roof	of	registration	in	a	program	at	a	post	secondary	educational	                     15 Peter Walch                                     605          1558.00
     institution, and                                                                       16 Glen Barnes                                    3308          1596.40
•	 	 	 letter	 giving	 your	 reasons	 for	 requesting	 the	 scholarship	 and	
     A                                                                                      19 E. Sutherland                                  1339          1618.00
     describing your personal interests, hobbies, goals and dreams.                         20 Karen Madsen                                   6014          1646.20
To be considered for the Danish Canadian Club Scholarship, information                      21 Tom Duckworth                                  1569          1657.00
pertaining to the above requirements must be provided to the Danish                         22 William Anderson                               1225          1687.00
                                                                                            23 Ben Nielsen                                     925          1705.00
Canadian Club Office, Attention Scholarships, by July 15, 2008.
                                                                                            25 Karl Pedersen                                   974          1718.80
Sincerely                                                                                   26 Rob Chapman                                    3143          1743.40
The Scholarship Committee                                                                   27 Lauritz Larsen                                  136          1756.00
(Bill Smetheram & Harold Ager)                                                              28 Wayne Hansen                                      84         1773.40
                                                                                            29 Jim Hyslop                                     1374          1798.00
                                                                                         MARCH
        Welcome to our New Members                                                          01 Lise Simpson
                                                                                            03 James Murray
                                                                                                                                              1710
                                                                                                                                              3193
                                                                                                                                                            1826.20
                                                                                                                                                            1838.20
  New MeMber ......................................................... SpoNSor              04 Carl Udsen                                        78         1854.40
  Jindra Sieber & Manuel Martin                                                             05 Ron Dutton                                     2227          1877.80
                                                                                            06 John Krag                                       526          1898.80
  George & Jindra Sieber                                                                    07 Israel Switzer                                  607          1922.80
  Kirsten Sorensen & David Roberts                                                          08 Svend Sorensen                                    19         1940.20
  Hassan Karim                                                                              10 Jari Bjornn                                     237          1958.20
  John Nielsen                                                                              11 Leila Thornborough                             3718          1985.20
  Robert Beroen....................................................... David Taras          12 Roy D. Christensen                                           1994.80
                                                                                            13 Gustav Rasmussen                                813          2009.80
  Don & Janet Hatch                                                                         14 David Werrett                                  7191          2039.80
  Margit & Glenn Montgomery                                                                 15 Ena K. Sorensen                                 528          2060.80
  Vivian Hansen & Gilbert Hill                                                              17 Don Gibbons                                    3529          2070.40
  Marc Robert Dame & Becky Harish                                                           18 Milton E. Holter                               1576          2078.80
                                                                                            19 Keith Allen                                     752          2108.80
  Brian & Karen Sevick                                                                      20 Lise Simpson                                   1710          2130.40
  Gary & Judy Thompson ........................................ Phil Peterson               25 Diana Weber                                    7595          2157.40
  Donna Barrett ........................................................ Phil Peterson      26 Stephen Angelo                                 7765          2176.60
  Hanna & Elisabeth Niemi                                                                   27 Harvey Sanderson                                  67         2192.60
  David & Sharon Jacobus                                                                    28 Andrea Chant                                   3498          2229.40
                                                                                            29 Svend Sigh                                      815          2256.40
  Anton & Marilyn Pistotnik                                                                 31 Michael Zingeler                               1238          2272.00
  Colin & Janet Pinkerton                                                                APRIL
  Ken & Diane Hill                                                                          01 Bente Sorensen                                  651          2284.60
  Betty Kiss                                                                                02 John Kristensen                                 499          2314.00
  Craig & Christine Broadbent                                                            In order for a Member to qualify their name for the daily Treasure Chest Draw,
  Sheila Culton                                                                          they must have a bill or be part of a group that has a bill.
  Yvette & Bill Bruggeneate
  Jade & Ken Allan
  John A. & Valentine Doll
  Ron & Dorothy Betts                                                                             CIgAR SHOP FOR SALe
  Robert & Leiloni Price
  Garry W. & Sandra Luna                                                                               Inside the largest mall in Calgary
  Valerie Hansen-Lemmerick & Glen Lemmerick                                                                 •	 Lease	until	2015
  Randall & Kathryn Birks                                                                                   •	 Revenue	$850K	per	annum
  Gary & Pat Waters ................................................ Herb Miller                            •	 Asking	$350K	+	Inventory
  Chuck & Merri Zickefoose ..................................... Merv Pinkerton
  David & Elizabeth Thompson Ingoe
                                                                                                                Contact:
  Correction: The March/April New Members should have read:
                                                                                               CHRISTIAn TJOA, NAI Commerical (403) 333-4206
  William Sanger & Maureen Tynan


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                         since 1978

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     Calgary, Alberta T2E 2L4                     Fax: (403) 230-5092

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                                      MERMAID INN
     y
WEEkl sPECiAls for MAy
MONDAYS        Chicken Kiev. Paneret og filot kylling bryst med hvidløg og persille, champignon sovs, grønsager, pande stegte kartofler
               Chicken Kiev. Stuffed chicken breast with garlic and parsley, mushroom sauce, vegetables, and pan fried potatoes ......................... $13.95
TUESDAYS       Flæskesteg med rodkål, sovs, brune og hvide kartofler
               Porkloin with cracklings, gravy, red cabbage, caramelized potatoes, and boiled potatoes ............................................................... $13.95
WEDNESDAYS     Karbonader med grønærtre og pande stegte kartofler
               Breaded pork patties with creamed peas and carrots, asier, and pan fried potatoes ....................................................................... $13.95
THURSDAYS      Engelsk bøf med blødeløg, smørsovs, kvogte kartofler og asier
               8 oz striploin panfried in butter topped with caramelized onions, vegetables, asier and boiled potatoes ........................................... $14.95
FRIDAYS        Dinner Hot and Cold Buffet
               A.A.A. Prime Rib carved at the Buffet with roasted potato, vegetables, bordelaise sauce, Chef’s creation of many salads,
               cold poached salmon Bellevue, domestic and imported cheese with fruit, crackers, home made apple cake, pastry and fruit ............ $19.95

sAturdAy sPECiAls for MAy
May 3          Kogt laks med spinat, hvide kartofler, grønsager og vinsovs
               Poached salmon florentine served on a bed of creamed spinach, boiled potatoes and sauce vin blanc ............................................ $15.95
May 10         Danish Buffet Served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. ................................................................................................................... $24.95
               Marinated herring, curried herring, egg, shrimp, kippers, smoked mackerel, smoked salmon, poached salmon, seafood salad,
               potato salad, caesar salad, ham, salami, pork roll, pate, beets, chicken tartelettes, pollock, frikadeller, pork roast,
               pork sausage, red cabbage, potatoes, cheese fruit dessert.
May 17         Tivoli Bøf. 8 oz. okse filet pande stegt, serveres med champignon, og rejer, grønsager, pande steyte kartofler
               8 oz. sirloin steak topped with mushroom and shrimp, served with vegetable, pan fried potatoes and bordelaise sauce ................... $15.95
May 24         Veal Oscar. Kalve filet pande stegt, serveres med krabbe salad og bearnaise sovs, grøsager og hvide kartofler
               Veal medallion, topped with crabmeat, sauce bearnaise, served with vegetable and boiled potatoes ................................................ $15.95
May 31         Danish Buffet Served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. ................................................................................................................... $24.95
               Marinated herring, curried herring, egg, shrimp, kippers, smoked mackerel, smoked salmon, poached salmon, seafood salad,
               potato salad, caesar salad, ham, salami, pork roll, pate, beets, chicken tartelettes, pollock, frikadeller, pork roast,
               pork sausage, red cabbage, potatoes, cheese fruit dessert.

     y
WEEkl sPECiAls for JuNE
MONDAYS        Chicken Cordon Bleu. Paneret og fyldt kylling bryst med skinke og ost, serveres med champignon sovs, grøsager, pandestegte kartofler
               Breaded chicken breast stuffed with ham, cheese, served with mushroom sauce, vegetable and pan fries ....................................... $13.95
TUESDAYS       Biksemad med spejl æg, rødbedder og rugbrød
               Danish hash with two sunny side eggs, red beets and rye bread.................................................................................................. $11.95
WEDNESDAYS     Bøf Dianna, serveres med champignon, purlog, sennep og cognac sovs, hvide kartofler og grønsager
               Steak Dianna in a mushroom, chives, mustard and cognac sauce with boiled potatoes and vegetable ............................................. $15.95
THURSDAYS      Kogte søtunge med asparagus of reje sovs på ris med grøsager
               Sole paupiette, poached sole with asparagus and shrimp sauce, vegetables and rice ..................................................................... $14.95
FRIDAYS        Dinner Hot and Cold Buffet
               A.A.A. Prime Rib carved at the Buffet with roasted potato, vegetables, bordelaise sauce, Chef’s creation of many salads,
               cold poached salmon Bellevue, domestic and imported cheese with fruit, crackers, home made apple cake, pastry and fruit ............ $19.95

sAturdAy sPECiAls for JuNE
June 7         Schnitzel Holstein. Paneret kalve schnitzel garneres med spejlæg og benfrisild, grønsager, pande stegte kartofler og sovs
               Breaded veal medallion sauteed and served with a sunny side egg, anchovies, pan fries, vegetables and side of gravy ..................... $15.95
June 14        Danish Buffet Served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. ................................................................................................................... $24.95
               Marinated herring, curried herring, egg, shrimp, kippers, smoked mackerel, smoked salmon, poached salmon, seafood salad,
               potato salad, caesar salad, ham, salami, pork roll, pate, beets, chicken tartelettes, pollock, frikadeller, pork roast,
               pork sausage, red cabbage, potatoes, cheese fruit dessert.
June 21        1/2 Cornish Hen. Stegt Kylling med agurk salad hvide kartofler, grønsager og sovs
               Roasted chicken served with cucumber salad, boiled potatoes, vegetables and gravy .................................................................... $15.95
June 28        Danish Buffet Served from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m .................................................................................................................... $24.95
               Marinated herring, curried herring, egg, shrimp, kippers, smoked mackerel, smoked salmon, poached salmon, seafood salad,
               potato salad, caesar salad, ham, salami, pork roll, pate, beets, chicken tartelettes, pollock, frikadeller, pork roast,
               pork sausage, red cabbage, potatoes, cheese fruit dessert.
                                      Saturday Specials come with Caesar Salad or Soup du Jour
               MeRMAID Inn HOuRS: Mon - Thurs 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. (Approx.); Fri & Sat 11:00 a.m. - Midnight
                                  CLOSED SUNDAYS AND STATUTORY HOLIDAYS
             KITCHen HOuRS OF OPeRATIOn: Mon - Thurs 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.; Fri & Sat 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
                  Peter’s Saturday Brunch - every Saturday from 10:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
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                  GuS ANDERSEN,                                                                                                                                   Alison, Eva and Lynn -
                                                                                                                                                                  the team that keeps the
                  Past President & Roving Reporter                                                                                                                Mermaid alive. I have
                                                                                                                                                                  yet to “catch” Lynn with
                  For those of you who are soccer                                                                                                                 her eyes open and she
                  fans, don’t forget the month of June                                                                                                            keeps reminding me
                  is when all the BIG action takes                                                                                                                (well! it’s her eyes)
                  place in Europe.


   Don’t Forget
    to Smile…                                                                                                                                                     Niel Gow - Bandleader


       
                                                                                                                                                                  of the 5 Knights who
                                                                                                                                                                  has performed several
                                                                                                                                                                  times at DCC functions
                                                                                                                                                                  is studying our Club
  you Gotta love                                                                                                                                                  News while attending
       the Irish                                                                                                                                                  the Cosmopolitan
Paddy was driving                                                                                                                                                 International Club’s
down the street in a                                                                                                                                              semi-monthly meeting
                                                                                                                                                                  at the Club..
sweat because he had
                              Visitors to the Club - Ray              Visitor to the Club - David Lee,
an important meeting
                              Hansen, President, Ray Hansen           Sales Manager, Roobinson’s
and couldn’t find a           & Associates, and wife Debbie           Camera and World Traveler visits                                                            Cosmopolitan
parking place.                visiting the DCC and enjoyed one        the DCC for lunch. He said the                                                              International Club
Looking up to heaven,         of Chef Eli’s excellent dishes. The     food was excellent and service to                                                           conducting it’s semi
he said “Lord take pity       Hansens are now members of              match. “I will be back.”                                                                    monthly meeting at the
                              the Club, and we welcome them                                                                                                       DCC - it must be the
on me. If you find me a
                              to the Mermaid Inn.                                                                                                                 service and the food!!
parking place I will go
to Mass every Sunday
for the rest of me life
– and give up me Irish
Whiskey!!”
Miraculously, a parking
                                                                                                                                                                  Our “new” Bar
place appeared.                                                                                                                                                   Master - Jack
Paddy looked up again                                                                                                                                             McKenna has settled
and said “Never mind, I                                                                                                                                           in, notwithstanding
found one!!”                                                                                                                                                      the interference of the
                                                                                                                                                                  other fellow – whoever
                                                                                                                                                                  he is. Jack knows his
                                   Our welcoming committee (Bill & Harold) are entertaining Bente                                                                 business – just ask him
                                   Dalberg – who has just returned from an exciting sailtrip in the                                                               and he will make it for
                                   Brazilian waters, while Karen Olsen and I are eager listeners to                                                               you.
                                   Bente’s report.


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                                                   Do your own your own business, or are you in a decision making position within a company? If so you
                                                   may be interested in meeting others with a similar background.
                                                   The Calgary Danish Businessmen’s Association – The DBA holds monthly dinner meetings from
                                                   September to May at the Danish Canadian Club. Meetings are opened with a guest speaker to discuss
        7260 - 11th STREET S.E.                    current business issues. The intent of the DBA is to promote business knowledge in a relaxed and social
      CALGARY, ALBERTA T2H 2S9                     atmosphere. For more information contact: Todd nielsen, Vice President at 540-8282
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