Let's chat with an accent!

Á íslensku

Join us for our free Icelandic practice meet-ups Spjöllum með hreim and get to know other people who are learning too! Those weekly meet-ups are for anyone who wants to practice their Icelandic speaking skills in a friendly and relaxed environment with experienced teachers.  Our program is divided into 4 different activities aimed at people with different interests and learning preferences. Have a look at our program and see what suits you best! 

All meet-ups happen in the Reykjavik City Library Grófin (downtown) and all levels are welcome to join us! It's always free and you don‘t need to register, just show up!


SPRING 2024 PROGRAM:

Chat and play in Icelandic! (spilum og spjöllum)


Saturday 13th january | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
Saturday 10th february | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
Saturday 9th march | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
Saturday 13th april | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
Saturday 11th may | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
Saturday 8th june | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30 
 

Chat and read in Icelandic! (lesum og spjöllum)


Saturday 20th january | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 17th february | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 16th march | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 20th april | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 18th may | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 15th june | Grófin (5th floor) | 11:30-13:30
 

Chat and craft in Icelandic! (föndrum og spjöllum)


Saturday 27th january | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 24th february | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 23rd march | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 27th april | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 25th may | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 22nd june | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
 

Chat and explore in Icelandic! (skoðum og spjöllum)


 

Saturday 3rd february | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 2nd march | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 6th april | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 4th may | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 1st june | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
Saturday 29th june | Grófin (Torgið) | 11:30-13:30
 

 

We have great Icelandic instructors hosting our gatherings to help anybody in need, suggest new games to play or new topics to talk about! Get to know who they are HERE.
Saga Jen Zhang
is a regular guest at Chat and Play and says it's a great way to learn Icelandic and meet new friends. Read more about her experience HERE 
Garance Merholz also shared her thoughts with us! Read her interview HERE.


 

This program is supported by the Ministry of Social Affairs and Labour and by BM Vallá.

Skjaldamerki félagsmálaráðuneytisins


For further information:
Martyna Karolina Daniel, intercultural specialist
martyna.karolina.daniel@reykjavik.is

Hildur Björgvinsdóttir, project manager of events and education
hildur.bjorgvinsdottir@reykjavik.is