Estonian 98th Independence Day program
Thank you to everyone who joined us on Sunday, February 21st for our Estonian 98th Independence Day program. With over 80 people in attendance, the wonderful guest speakers and performers, it was a wonderful afternoon celebrating this special holiday together.
Thank you to the following who were part of the program, as well all the volunteers that helped with putting the event together!
- Algur Kaerma - main speaker
- Hedy Wister - poem
- Hans Cristian Aavik & Greeten Lehtma - violin/viola music
- Thomas Kirves and Vancouveri Segakoor / Vancouver Estonian Mixed Choir
- Pastor Margo Meri - prayer and well wishes
- Harry Jaako - Estonian Honorary consul greetings
- Greetings and well wishes from the Lithuanian community in Vancouver
- Thomas Pajur - VES President & emcee
- Brigid Zurock, EKN teenetemärk presentation to Aarne Tork (accepted by Anne Tork)
- Kuuskmann lapsed as our lovely flag bearers for the event!