Meetings, Events

Feb
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Regular lodge meetings:

Valhalla Lodge has been alternating between Monday evening and Saturday morning meetings to give more people a chance to take part. Meetings take place in the Valhalla Room at the Scandinavian Centre, 739 20th Ave NW, Calgary.

New for 2018: Saturday morning meetings from January to March.  Monday evening meetings in April, May, June, September, and October, then Saturdays for November and December.

10 a.m. Saturday, February 3: theme – Norwegian Valentine’s Day stamps

10 a.m. Saturday, March 3: DVD – The Stavig Letters: – 50 years of letters between two brothers, Knut in Norway and Lars in Dakota Territory, are brought to life.

7:30 p.m. Monday, April 2
7:30 p.m. Monday, May 7
7:30 p.m. Monday, June 4
7:30 p.m. Monday, September 10
7:30 p.m. Monday, October 1
10 a.m. Saturday, November 3
December 1 is currently unavailable. 10 a.m. Saturday December 8 is booked as an alternative.

Coming up: 

Audit of 2017 financial records  January 24, 1:30 p.m., Wiigs’ house

Trollhaugen General Meeting  February 4, 11 a.m. at Aspelund Lodge, #5-5021 68th St., Red Deer

Fanatullen Folkdancers Dance Party February 11, Red Deer – Dance Party Poster

Scan Centre Spring Concert  May 4, 7 p.m.

Syttende Mai – May 17

Sports Weekend in Lethbridge, Solsyd lodge hosting with assistance from Hamar lodge of Claresholm.
Dates: June 1-3.
Registration fee: $75/person
Rooms have been booked for Sons of Norway at the Premier Inn & Suites, 2225 Mayor Magrath Drive South. Continental breakfast provided. Toll free 1-888-757-6884.
Friday evening meal, Saturday banquet and Sunday brunch will be held at Parkbridge Estates Club House at 2927 – 29th Street South.
More information later.

District IV Convention info 
http://www.sofn-district4.com/convention/
 Bismarck, ND, June 14-16, 2018

St. Hans Fest – June 23, Rosebud Hall near Didsbury

Scan Centre Stampede Breakfast – July 7

Trollhaugen Family Camp – Aug 12-18, Deer Valley Meadows (Alix, AB)

International Convention – August 16-18, Minneapolis area

Folkdance workshop/SONFIC meetings – Sept 14-16, Scan Centre

Høstfest – Sept 26-29, Minot, North Dakota

Scan Centre Bazaar – Nov. 11

Scan Centre Christmas concert – Dec. 7

 

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Some past  activities:

2018

Ellestad-Wiik Duo
January 7 at the Scan Centre, Valhalla room. A most enjoyable afternoon of music and song – here’s hoping they will come back again.

 

2017

Ski for Light – Monday February 6. Thank  you to lodge volunteers who provided lunch and transportation for visually-impaired skiers assembling at the Scan Centre.

See photos of the Ski for Light week at Kananaskis with the link below –
https://www.shutterfly.com/action/welcome?sid=1AbMm7Fw2YtWRQ&emid=shareprintviewer&linkid=link

2016

Fjord horse farm/cowboy dinner – July 24 Click on the link Valhalla Fjord Horse Event – July 24, 2016 for Ron Reine’s photos.

Sundre day trip, June 4 – Left: photo of Chester Mjolsness, founder of the Wildlife Musem. Right: one of many unique fence sections at the Pioneer Village Museum.

Chester Mjolsness beautiful fence section

2015

May 12, birdwatching at Pearce Estate Park.

April 25, geocaching and picnic at Bowness Park.

March 20, STARS Air Ambulance tour.

STARTS Tour - morning group

STARTS Tour – morning group

 

 

 

2014

Syttende mai 2014 was a very special time!

Pictures and videos shared by Ron


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