Chicago Language Cafe at Revolution Brewing

Revolution Brewing - Brewery & Taproom 3340 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL

Come join us for the Chicago Language Cafe meetup at Revolution Brewing on Kedzie! You can make some new friends and practice speaking a language that you are learning or already know. There will be a table for each language represented. Feel free to move around to different tables if you speak multiple languages! We...

2022 Nordic House Pop-Up at the Wrigley Building

Wrigley Building South Tower 430 N Michigan Ave, Chicago

The Nordic House in Chicago will showcase the uniqueness of the Nordic region. It will be a place of refuge in an otherwise busy and energetic city. It will provide...

Taste of Iceland, Chicago

Taste of Iceland 2022 is on tour and stops in Chicago September 1-3. During the 3 day festival, locals can transport themselves to Iceland through a series of events inspired by and in celebration of Icelandic culture through food, beverage, music, literature, films, art, and more. https://www.inspiredbyiceland.com/culture/taste-of-iceland-chicago/

Bistronomic hosts an Icelandic menu

Enjoy a taste of Iceland inspired by Chef Arnar Páll of the Blue Lagoon's Lava Restaurant and Chicago's Bistronomic Executive Chef Martial Noguier. https://www.inspiredbyiceland.com/events/taste-of-iceland-chicago-menu/

Chicago Language Cafe at Revolution Brewing

Revolution Brewing - Brewery & Taproom 3340 N Kedzie Ave, Chicago, IL

Come join us for the Chicago Language Cafe meetup at Revolution Brewing on Kedzie! You can make some new friends and practice speaking a language that you are learning or already know. There will be a table for each language represented. Feel free to move around to different tables if you speak multiple languages! We...

Secrets of the Sprakkar with Eliza Reid

Celebrate Iceland's rich storytelling tradition with a talk by Iceland's First Lady Eliza Reid at After Words bookstore. In addition to being Iceland’s first lady, Reid is also a Reykjavik-based writer and editor who co-founded the Iceland Writers Retreat. Reid will introduce the audience to Icelandic literature and discuss her critically acclaimed book 'Secrets of...

2022 The Greater Chicago Open at Hilldale Golf Club, September 18th, at 1pm

Hilldale Golf Club 1625 Ardwick Dr, Hoffman Estates, IL

Purchase Tickets Maximum number of Teams is 18 for this event. About TGCI Open is a 9 hole tournament played in teams of two players. The format is Texas Scramble where each player hits a drive and the team picks the one they want to use. Both players hit their next shot from that location...

$40

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Language Practice:  A few of our members have informal practice sessions. The levels are for beginners typically at the CERF A1 and A2 levels. The first meets nearly every Tuesday at 7:30pm and every other Friday at 12:30pm Chicago time. Anyone is welcomed to participate in these open format events over Google Meet. For more information, please email learning@icelandchicago.org for more information.

 

Covid Note: All events will follow strict COVID-19 protocols as defined by the Illinois Department of Health and the CDC’s Guidance for Organizing Large Events and Gatherings.

 

Linked Events: Some events are hosted by other groups and are unaffiliated to IAC. We link to these events in order to promote Chicago’s polyglot communities and support language and cultural exchanges. Please see their individual websites for more details – The Icelandic Language and Culture Meetup, Icelandic Club of Toronto, and the Chicago Language Cafe.