As one of the largest chapters of the nationwide Finlandia Foundation, the Seattle Chapter actively pursues objectives that have been the core of the chapter since its establishment in 1968 by providing Finnish language classes, presenting Finnish movies, organizing a variety of events throughout the year such as the Finnish Independence Day Dinner and Dance, and more!

Upcoming events

  • Finlandia Foundation Seattle Chapter Annual Meeting at the Swedish Club in Seattle on Wednesday April 25th 6:30 – 7:30 PM. April Film from Finland Näkymätön Elina (Elina: As If I Weren’t There) follows the meeting.
  • Wappu Picnic at Idylwood Park in Redmond on Sunday April 29th starting at 10:30 AM
  • Seattle Symphony performs Kullervo by Jean Sibelius May 31st, June 2nd and June 3rd. See this Seattle Symphony website for more information tickets.
  • Summer Party at Vasa Park in Bellevue on Saturday June 9th starting at 1 PM. See the event page for more information.