December Nights at Balboa Park
San Diego is having its annual December Nights at Balboa Park on December 6 and 7. Details are at https://www.sandiego.gov/december-nights. Stop by House of Norway and enjoy yellow pea soup, lefse, waffles, mead, aquavit, hot gløgg, or beer. House of Norway will have musical entertainment on the 7th between 12:30 and 1:30 PM. The music will be provided by the Mannskor, Hardanger fiddle players, and a solo singer.
Norwegian Seamen’s Service
There will be a Norwegian Seamen’s Service at the Balboa Park on December 14 at 10:00 AM. Webmaster has not been able to confirm the location in Balboa Park, but it probably will be at the House of Norway.
Jultrefest at Sons of Norway
Valhall Lodge, Sons of Norway, will have a Jultrefest potluck on December 21, 2019.
Hurtigruten Tour of Norway
You are invited to experience Hurtigruten’s classic northbound voyage along the Norwegian coast from July 29 to August 13, 2020. The voyage starts in Bergen and goes to Kirkenes. The tour ends in Oslo. | Details
Nordic Chambers of Commerce Partnership
On April 12, 2019, Eric Steigen spoke to the Fish Club about the Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce Los Angeles (NACC LA). On July 23, 2019, NACC entered into a strategic partnership with the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce San Diego (SACC SD). This partnership enables SACC SD and NACC LA to work together to engage the Norwegian population in the San DIego area through business-related activities and events. | Details of partnership
Tusen Takk to Don Lesney
Don Lesney passed away last year. He was active in many Norwegian activities, and he showed his love of Norwegians in his bequests.
We are so grateful for his donations to Valhall Lodge, the House of Norway, and the Norwegian Fish Club of San Diego.
May he be resting in peace!