Tagged: Seattle

LEIF - Newfoundland

The saga of LEIF

Seattle-based foundation commemorates Viking settlements with Leif Erikson statues Leif Erikson International Foundation As hobbies go, it’s rare. So rare, in fact, that no one else has taken on the task of giving statues...

Nordic Heritage Museum

Saying farewell to a beloved building

Seattle’s Nordic Heritage Museum upgrades its space, but the old digs will be missed Eric Stavney Seattle After nearly 40 years, the Nordic Heritage Museum closed one set of doors after Yulefest last November....

Sisters for 50 years

Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association celebrates with Grieg Gala Jubilee Extravaganza with Norwegian guest stars Special Release Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association The Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association is well known for its musical programs, so when...

Put on your walking shoes

Sister City Association leads Seattle on a local tour with a Scandinavian perspective Lori Ann Reinhall Seattle-Bergen Sister City Association Seattle and Bergen share a great deal in common, so it’s no coincidence that...

Dancing from Wisconsin to Washington

Stoughton, Wisconsin, high school Norwegian Dancers perform in Ballard this March Special Release Leif Erikson Lodge Leif Erikson Lodge and Leikarringen of Leif Erikson Lodge, Sons of Norway, are proud to sponsor the Norwegian...

Viking Days!

Partying like a Viking in Seattle Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. What a fun day to visit the Nordic Heritage Museum in Ballard! The grounds of the museum abounded with a Viking encampment, Scandinavian...