Upcoming Norwegian Events

View the St. Olaf master calendar via the link at upper right.

September 2014

Monday, 9.8 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Sunday, 9.14 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 9.15 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 9.16 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 9.17 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Friday, 9.19 Velkomstfest in the Norwegian House, 1108 First Street.
Sunday 9.21 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday 9.22 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 9.23 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 9.24 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Sunday 9.28 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource roomFiddler Arto Järvelä Returns.  Concert 7 pm Urness Recital Hall.
Monday 9.29 Chapel: Pastor Hanne Moesgaard Skjesol, Church of Norway.  10:10 am Boe ChapelConversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 9.30 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource roomiDuo, a classical duo featuring Norwegian pianist Inger-Kristine Riber and Norwegian/Greek soprano Ivi Karnezi, will perform a concert at 7:30 pm, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Northfield. The concert, hosted by Northfield Sons of Norway, is free and open to the public. A freewill offering will be collected, and refreshments will be served following the performance.

October

Wednesday, 10.1 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Friday 10.3 Ljom music ensemble 8:30 pm The Pause
Saturday 10.4 NAHA- Biennial meeting.  Sun Room, Buntrock CommonsRegistration.  $30 (free for students–without lunch)

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Registration and introductions
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Morning Session – Entangled Encounters: Scandinavian Settlers and Dakota
Indians, 1890-1930, Dr. Karen V. Hansen, Brandeis University
10:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Break – Coffee and treats
10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Keynote – Adventures with NAHA, Dr. Orm Øverland, Professor emeritus, University of Oslo
11:30 a.m. to noon Biennial members meeting
Noon to 1:00 p.m. Lunch/Volunteer and Donor Recognition
1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Afternoon Session – Bridging Continents, Bridging the River, Dennis Gimmestad, historian, Minnesota Department of Transportation (retired)
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Adjourn and From America to Norway, Volume Two book distribution, informal demonstrations of NAHA’s latest web based finding tools

Sunday 10.5 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday 10.6 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 10.7 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 10.8 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Thursday 10.9 Virtual Ambassador 11:30-12:30 location TBA
Friday 10.10 Jon Faukstad and Andrea Een perform at Mindekirken, 924 E. 21st Minneapolis.  7:30 pm.  Cost is $10 per person.  Part of the Leiv Eriksson International Festival, October 5-12.  www.leifmn.org
Sunday 10.19 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 10.20 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 10.21 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 10.22 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Sunday 10.26 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 10.27 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 10.28 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 10.29 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room

November

Sunday, 11.2 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 11.3 Conversation Table: 6–7 p.m., Valhalla Room
Tuesday, 11.4 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 11.5 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Friday, 11.7 Honorary degree for Knut Brakstad, private secretary to His Majesty King Harald V of Norway.  Followed by reception in the Crossroads, Buntrock Commons.
Sunday, 11.9 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 11.10 Conversation Table: 6–7 p.m., Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 11.11 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 11.12 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Sunday, 11.16 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday, 11.17 Conversation Table: 6–7 p.m., Black Ballroom
Tuesday, 11.18 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 11.19 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Sunday, 11.30 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room

December

Monday 12.1 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Julesanger
Tuesday, 12.2 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Wednesday, 12.3 Homework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource room
Sunday, 12.7 Homework help 4-6 pm in WLC resource room
Monday 12.8 Conversation Table:  6-7 pm, Black Ballroom
Julesanger
Tuesday 12.9 Norwegian Christmas Service.  11:10 am Boe ChapelHomework help 7-9 pm in WLC resource rooms