Calendar

Most Nordic Lodge programs, activities, and events listed below are open to anyone in the community interested in participating.  Those that are not are so noted.   Other local & regional  events of possible interest follow the listing of upcoming Lodge events...

Friday, November 9, 2018 :Veteran’s Appreciation Chili Supper.
5:30pm. Nordic Hall.
Captain Heidi Piper, a former astronaut, will be  the featured speaker. The canteen opens at 5:30 PM and the program starts at 6:30 PM.

Wednesday, November 14, 2018:  Game Day
1:00-4:00 p.m.  Nordic Hall.

Lodge members, friends and family meet for an afternoon of games – indoors and out. Bring your favorite game or just come join in.

Thursday November 15, 2018: Craft Day
12:30 pm.  Nordic Hall.
Bring a craft to work on or just come get together and be tempted by the craft of another.

Thursday November 15, 2018: Christmas Cookie Baking
1:00 pm.  Nordic Hall.
We will make BERLINERKRANSER (most folks favorite!) If you have a cookie you would like to bake bring the ingredients or the dough and we can bake them together. RSVP to Ingri – 360-678-4889

Saturday, November 17, 2018:  General Membership Meeting
11:00 am .  Nordic Hall.
Lodge member Kristin Griffin, winner of our Hurtigruten raffle, will tell us all about her trip!  Not to be missed!  This meeting will also celebrate Nordic sweaters!  Members are invited to wear theirs and tell us about their history.    A short business meeting about a change to our By-Laws will precede the program.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018: Nordic Trekkers Walk
We will meet at the Lodge before 9:00 am, carpool to where we decide  to walk. Please let Warren Scholl, (wrsd@comcast.net, 425-922-7950) know if you would like to lead one of these walks.

Tuesday, November 27, 2018: Soup & Cinema
12 noon. Nordic Hall
A FUN MOVIE –  Relive a bit of your childhood by watching the NEW ADVENTURES OF PIPPI LONGSTOCKING based on the books by Astrid Lindgren. Some of us remember reading the adventures of this red headed freckle-faced mischievous Swedish girl to our children and grandchildren. This movie is the first American live action adaptation of Lindgren’s internationally popular books. 100 minutes

Wednesday, December 12, 2018:  Game Day
1:00-4:00 p.m.  Nordic Hall.

Lodge members, friends and family meet for an afternoon of games – indoors and out. Bring your favorite game or just come join in.

Saturday, December 8, 2018:  Julefest!
Nordic Hall.
Details coming soon!

Thursday, December 13, 2018: Bok Klub
1:30 – 3:00pm.  Nordic Hall.

Please join us and help choose books to read and discuss in 2019. Prior to that meeting, please send suggestions of books you would like to read to whidbeyislandnordiclodge@gmail.com.

Other events of interest

Saturday, November 10, 2018: Nordic Fest!
9:30am – 3:30pm.  South Whidbey High School, Langley, WA.
The Ester Moe Daughters of Norway Lodge’s 19th annual Nordic festival.  Music, dancing, cafe, bakery, vendors, gifts.  Free Parking!

new nordic museum

Saturday and Sunday, November 17 and 18, 10AM-5PM: Yulefest at the Nordic Museum.  Enjoy over 50+ vendors, Valhalla beer garden, live music, dancing, traditional treats, and of course Santa! The festival is $5 for non-members and free for members. If visitors are interested in seeing the exhibitions those tickets are sold separately. Vendors throughout the Museum, two heated tents and lots and lots of fun! Submitted by Jenny Iverson, Development Manager, NORDIC MUSEUM, 2655 NW Market Street | Seattle, WA 98107 | tel 206.789.5707×7038 | fax 206.789.3271, jennyi@nordicmuseum.org | www.nordicmuseum.org

Visit the new Nordic Museum in downtown Ballard  anytime!  Call in advance for tickets or go online to get your tickets at: http://nordicmuseum.org