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Finnish-American Heritage Association of Ashtabula County
Image courtesy of Linda Riddell

WELCOME! to all visitors to the Finnish American Cultural Center on W. 8th St. in historical Ashtabula Harbor.

Events page:
Upcoming meetings and programs 2014:

  August 25th Annual Finn Fish Fry Monday, Aug. 25 at Saybrook Township Park from 5 to 7 pm. Tickets on sale at the center, $15.00 each, deadline is August 18. Raffle tickets on sale also. Two $100 cash cards to be given away, as well as other prizes. Contact Elsa 440-998-2061 or Betty 440-964-9007 for more info.

Finnish language lessons will continue on Mondays at 3 pm during July.

  September 20th Coming up on September 20: Wine tasting at the Finnish American Cultural Center, 5 pm.

 June 30 Starting June 30, 3pm, Finnish language classes begin. Gregor Olavsky will be the instructor.

 Paintings of the Harbor, in the unique style of local artist Julene Sippola Schwarz on display and for sale for a month.

 The museum is now open every Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and also by appointment. Call Elsa or Linda, 440-964-2519.

About Us:
    The Finnish-American Heritage Association of Ashtabula County (FAHA) is an organization dedicated to maintaining and preserving Finnish heritage in our community and county. We strive to gain a broader understanding of Finnish traits, customs, and traditions, and to learn what contributions the Finns have made to life in America.
    Finally, we wish to retain and transmit this knowledge to succeeding generations.