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We meet at 1:00 in the back room of the Norway Community Center - bring snacks to share!

Lynnette Johnson
(any questions, call me at 815-830-4111) 

Norsk Museum  

Cleng Peerson Lodge

2019 meeting schedule

  • Jan 8  -  annual planning meeting
  • Feb 17  -  "Love is in the air" program by Linda Anderson
  • Mar 24  -  Danish writer, Ed Madsen "Shoe-string Letters" - uncle of Laurie Gage (he lives locally)
  • Apr 28  -  Mike Noland from the Gathering of Woodcarvers organization
  • May 19  -  Syttendemai road trip to Park Ridge where our Viking ship will be in the parade, to celebrate Norway's Independence Day (May 17)
  • Jun 1  -  Saturday "Taste of Norway Breakfast" and opening day of Norsk Museum for the 2019 season - docents needed
  • Jun 23  -  Penn-Ante Social - a very fun event presented by Linda Anderson where you buy tickets at a cost of 25 cents each or 5/$1 for the chance to buy someone else's donated item (new or gently used) - bring as many items as you wish
  • Jul 20  -  will be counted as our July meeting but note it falls on a Saturday, as we will be taking a road trip to Geneva to see the Viking ship at Good Templar Park - we will be getting the full experience of reenactors, vendors and such
  • Aug 18  -  genealogy workshop presented by Dave Johnson - open to the public (we will be advertising it)
  • Sep 15  -  Sheila Gunderson will teach a class in making gnomes (a BIG hit at the 2018 Christmas party, White Elephant gift exchange - they will make great Christmas gifts
  • Oct 6  -  note date change, annual Norwegian Slooper Society of America meeting - if you've never been you won't regret it!
  • Nov 16  -  Saturday, annual Smorgasbord with set up on Fri Nov 15
  • Dec 15  -  note date change, Christmas dinner/meeting and White Elephant gift exchange