January 29-30 2022
Norge Ski Club
International Winter Ski Jump Tournament
117th Norge Ski Club
Annual Winter Ski Jump Tournament
January 29-30, 2022 (Saturday-Sunday)
Noon - 4:00PM
"MY TOWN" - Life in Oslo, Norway by Mette Bowen"
The Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce (NACC) is hosting a free webinar called "My Town" by Mette Bowen which will entail a recollection of her life in Oslo, Norway.
MARCH03/06/2022, Sunday, 1:30PM - 4:30PM
POLAR STAR LODGE PRESENTS THE STOUGHTON NORWEGIAN
Please join Polar Star Sons of Norway lodge for their presentation of the Stoughton Norwegian Dancers.
LOCATION: Cross Lutheran Church, 8609 IL Route 47, Yorkville, IL
17TH ANNUAL DINNER DANCE AND FUNDRAISER FOR VASA PARK
PRESENTED BY SCANDINAVIAN PARK, INC. NFP
AVALON BANQUETS 1905 HIGGINS RD., ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL
5:30 PM SOCIAL HOUR — 6:30 PM DINNER
APRIL04/24/2022, Sunday, 11AM
2608 N Kedzie Ave
Chicago, IL 60647
Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce Syttende Mai Luncheon
Rolling Green Country Club
11:30AM - 2:00PM
DETAILS TO FOLLOW.
NORSK MUSEUM OPENING DAY!
Start with breakfast and then visit the museum to see all the great new changes.
Home cooked Norwegian breakfast
8 to 11 a.m.
Norway Community building in Norway, Illinois
Advance adult tickets are $20 or $25 at the door. Children tickets are $10 [advance] or $15 at the door.
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July 3, 2022 - MINNEKIRKEN,
15th Ambassador to the United States, Anniken Ramberg
Krutnes will be visiting Minnekirken on Sunday, July
3rd. Ambassador Krutnes
will be offering a greeting to our congregation, then
joining us for refreshments and a light lunch with
questions after our service. Seating for the light
lunch after the service is limited so please RSVP by
Saturday, June 25, 2022. Please
RSVP to The Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church
Chicago at email@example.com.
There will also be a reception at the Norwegian Consulate office on July 5, 2022.
SEPTEMBER09/11/2022, Sunday, 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
42nd Annual Scandinavian Day Festival
Sunday, September 11, 2022
10:00 AM to 5:30 PM
Morning Church Service at 10:30 AM,
Opening Ceremony and Welcome 11:10 AM
21st Annual Vasa Park Fish Boil
Saturday, October 1, 2022
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Reservations: Jackie 708-422-7890 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The “Boil” will take place around 2:00 PM with serving
Immediately following. All the “fixins” plus coffee and dessert
are included. Hot Dog Plate available for $7.00 - Cash bar.
Scandinavian Tent Sale — bring your donated gently used Scandinavian items for sale with proceeds going to Vasa Park.
Donation $25.00 per person for reservations made by September 28, 2022
Donation $30.00 per person for reservations made after reservation date
Children 12 and under $7.00
NO PETS ALLOWED IN PARK
Presented by Scandinavian Park, Inc. NFP
35W217 Route 31
South Elgin, IL 60177
NORWEGIAN SMORGASBORD - NORWAY, ILLINOIS
3:30PM and 5:30PM
Norway Community Bldg [GPS: 3667 E 2603 rd Rd., Sheridan, IL 60551]
Advance tickets only (no tickets available at the door); call 825-343-5070
$25 for adults, $10 for children [8 and under]
All proceeds benefit the Norsk Museum and Stabbur Building Fund
The Norsk Museum will be open 1:00-5:00 that day as well, so stop by for a quick tour and work up an appetite – it is just across the highway [Rt. 71], behind the Norway Store
NORDIC HOUSE SUNSET CRUISE
Please save the date - and announce to your groups that the Nordic House will be coordinating a special event sunset cruise on Wendella Boats this fall. We will have special access to the Nordic House for shopping and to see any exhibits. More info coming soon.
50th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION OF CLENG PEERSON LODGE
12:00 cocktails/social hour – 1:00 buffet – 2:00 program
Knights of Columbus, 401 W. Main St., Ottawa IL 61350
Keynote speaker: Susan Meyer, Honorary Norwegian Consul General of Illinois
Symphony violinist, Kathy Jagiella
Ticket reservations may be obtained by calling Rich Gunderson at 815-252-4208 or
sending a check to him at 3907 E. 1553 rd Rd., Earlville IL 60518
$40 for adults, $15 for children [8 and under]
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