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Norwegian Heritage Week

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05/19/2013

Norwegian Heritage Week May 12-18, 2013 Monday, May 13 “A Minnesotan in Norway” * Eric Dregni, humorist and author of “In Cod We Trust” 6:30 p.m. – TRF Public Library Free admission Refreshments provided Tuesday, May 14 “Ole Oleson & His Immigrant Trunk” * Roger Hellesvig 7:00 p.m. – NCTC Auditorium Admission: $2.50 Refreshments provided Wednesday, May 15 Syttende Mai Dinner 5-7 p.m. – Zion Lutheran Church $10; 10 & under – $5 Norwegian Movie Night – “Kon Tiki” (new version) 8:00 p.m. – NCTC Auditorium Free admission Thursday, May 16 “Old Tyme Dance” with Cathy Erickson Band * and NorSweDane dancers providing demonstrations & instruction 7:00-11:00 p.m. – Eagles Hall – Admission: $7.50, includes lunch Friday, May 17 Syttende Mai Open House – Scandinavian treats, coffee, & music 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Northern State Bank “A Norse Troll Comes to Visit” – Storyteller, Jan Smith * 7:00 p.m. – Carnegie Library Admission: $2.50 Refreshments provided Saturday, May 18 Kubb Tournament – Ralph Engelstad Arena 9:00 a.m. BBQ lunch available “Simple Guys” musical comedy * 1:00 p.m - Engelstad Arena Lobby Admission: $2.50 Scandinavian Exhibit at the TRF Public Library all of May * These activities are funded in part through a grant from the NW MN Arts Council with monies from the Arts & Culture Heritage Fund

Location:
Thief River Falls Armory
Emil Street & Arnold Avenue
Thief River Falls, MN

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