Tagged: Leslee Lane Hoyum

Bridging Norways

Kai Robert Johansen’s recent visit to Norwegian America is a memory that will last a lifetime Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. The trees of northern Minnesota are on fire with gold and red leaves...

Hirsch holding two spoons and standing in front of woodworking tools.

Carving out empowerment

Women’s woodworking classes instill self-confidence alongside practical skills Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. If I could have followed my dream after high school, I would have headed directly to Dunwoody Institute in Minneapolis. I...

Kai Robert holding his trumpet.

Kai Robert tours the Midwest

The Upper Midwest’s favorite Norwegian trumpeter, Kai Robert, presents another musical extravaganza from Østfold Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. Trumpeter Kai Robert Johansen, making his 14th tour of the Midwest, is bringing musical artistry...

Sons of Norway selling headquarters

New development on the site will include a new SON headquarters to open in 2020 Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. After 55 years at 1455 West Lake Street, Minneapolis, the Sons of Norway International...

The Norsemen invade Netflix

NRK’s award-winning comedy Viking series is now available to stream in English Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. If you liked Lilyhammer, you’re going to love The Norsemen. It debuted in Oct. 2016 and took...

Big Easy NCA makes jazzy new start

Faced with closure, the New Orleans Seamen’s Church becomes Scandinavian Jazz Church Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. After serving seafaring Scandinavians for 110 years, the New Orleans Norwegian Seamen’s Church is now the Scandinavian...

Is Norway a multicultural country?

Whether the nation qualifies or not depends on how one defines “multiculturalism” Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. Having grown up in the United States, I generally view our nation as a melting pot, populated...

Kai Robert presents

Get ready for a Sarpsborg Millenium concert tour with soloist Anette Lyche Brautaset and the Greåker Men’s Choir Leslee Lane Hoyum Rockford, Minn. It’s 2016 and Sarpsborg, Norway, is celebrating its 1000th anniversary. On...