Daughters of Norway
Celebrating Our Norwegian Heritage for over 100 Years!

2022 Arrangementer (Events)

Døtre av Norge ønskes deg velkommen til å delta i våre begivenheter!  Vi har et fantastisk søsterskap.  Bli med oss i å bevare vår kulturarv
(The Daughters of Norway welcomes you to participate in our public events!  We have a wonderful sisterhood.  Join us in preserving our heritage.)

Check the "list of lodges" to find a lodge near you!  Each lodge offers various cultural, informational, guest speakers and crafts at their monthly meetings as well as field trips to Scandinavian events.

Non-Daughters of Norway events are preceded with an asterisk*.

*Julefest - November 19-20, Seattle, WA - National Nordic Museum, 2655 NW Market Street. - Julefest is modeled on an European Christmas market with a Northwest twist. For more info: 206.789.5707 https://www.nordicmuseum.org/julefest

*Julefest & Nordic Market  December 3, 2022 10:00 am - 4:00 pm - Poulsbo, WA 18891 Front Street - Hosted by Poulsbo Sons of Norway Lodge 2-044.  Nordic Market with Scandinavian vendors; Norwegian street food with pølser & Norwegian mustard, lefse, pea soup, pickled herring, cookies and rømmegrøt.  At 5:00 pm at the Waterfront Park, the Lucia Bride will be ushered to shore in a Viking boat. The evening culminates with the annual bonfire where Lucia will light the bonfire and the Poulsbo Sons of Norway Viking King will announce the Winter Solstice Proclamation.    www.PoulsboSonsOfNorway.com or  poulsbosonsofnorway.com/julefest.html

*Norwegian Christmas Service - December 7, 2022, 7:00 pm - Tacoma, WA - Pacific Lutheran University campus, Anderson University Center, Room 100 - candlelight service with a blend of spiritual songs and scripture readings telling the story of Jesus, conducted in Norwegian language. A reception follows with Norwegian cookies, punch and coffee. The event is free and open to the public. . Sponsored by the Scandinavian Cultural Center. 12180 Park Ave S, Tacoma WA 98447 https://www.plu.edu/scancenter/calendar-of-events/

Døtre av Norge ConventionJuly 12-15, 2023 - Reno, Nevada - Silver Legacy Resort - Hosted by: Sonja Henie #29 (Reno, NV),  Queen Maud #42 (Carson City, NV), Elise Wærenskjold #48 (Roseville, CA).  See the convention graphic at the bottom of this page for more information.

*Nordic Northwest Friday Night Lecture Series Archives - https://www.nordicnorthwest.org/past-friday-night-lecture-series - Nordic Northwest has an archive of lectures relating to Nordic culture, history, and other topics.

*Crossing North Podcast - https://scandinavian.washington.edu/crossing-north-podcast - The University of Washington Department of Scandinavian Studies produces an ongoing monthly podcast focusing on Scandinavian and Baltic society and culture.  There are quite a few back episodes including an interview with Marc Smith, the Director of Animation Story for Disney's Frozen 2.

*Skandia Music and Dance Events - Pacific Northwest (and Beyond!) -  Skandia music hosts both in-person and online (Zoom) events.  They are an active group who have Nordic dance lessons, dance events, and nordic music "jams".  Please check Skandia's website at skandia-folkdance.org for the latest info on events.