Finnish American Heritage Association
Finnish American Cultural Center, 1330 W. 8th St. (corner of Joseph Ave.) Ashtabula, Ohio Open Saturdays: 10 am to 4 pm
Rib BBQ Dinner, Monday, August 15, 5 pm, Saybrook Township Park, tickets, $25 each, reservations only by August 8, no tickets sold at the door. Contact Betty Hietikko, 440-964-9077. Music, desserts, door prizes, 50/50 raffle. Tickets also on sale at the museum on Saturdays from 10 am to 4 pm.
Special Event: Thursday, August 25, car pool to the Victorian Princess in Erie, PA, for lunch and Lake Erie cruise. $25 per person. Contact Betty Hietikko by August 21 or sign up at the museum.
Coming in September: the 37th annual Finn Golf Open, Saturday, September 10th. Contact Bill Asuma, 440-964-2186 for info.
September 17: meeting at the museum 1 pm, light refreshments. Alfred Santos of the State Department will be the guest speaker. He is the nephew of Arvo Hovi of Ashtabula.
Finnish Heritage Museum of Fairport Harbor, Ohio.
Finlandia Foundation National is the only national network of Finnish-American organizations in the United States
Finnish American Reporter is a monthly, English language journal, established in 1986