Norway, Illinois - the oldest permanent Norwegian settlement in North America, founded in 1834 by pioneer Cleng Peerson and the Sloopers
93rd annual meeting of the Slooper Society of America. Sunday, October 7th, 2018
The church building is a testimonial to Elling Eielsen (Hauge Synod), the Norwegian who first began Lutheran worship services in North America in 1839.
Sunday, August 19th, the Norsk Museum will be observing a “General Toftoy Day”.