Tagged: Solveig Lee

Foss play at Foss

The story of immigrants Thea and Andrew Foss and their maritime empire will be told on-site at Foss Waterway in Tacoma, Wash. Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. The PLU Scandinavian Cultural Center’s 2017 Spring...

Camano Island

Tracing European settlement of this Puget Sound community uncovers Nordic roots Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. The Camano Island Historic Sites presented a two-day “Camano Island Historic Sites Tour” on March 25-26, 2017. The...

A mighty Roar

Highlights from an interesting life recounted at a Conway Sons of Norway meeting Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. Sons of Norway Abel Lodge in Conway, Wash., was honored to present Roar Irgens as speaker...

Pioneers of Skagit County honored

Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. The 112th-annual picnic of the Skagit County Pioneer Association took place on Thursday, Aug. 4, 2016, at Pioneer Park in LaConner. Maynard Axelson, president, presided over the program. This...

Exploring the craft of boat-building

Trained in this Norwegian art, Jay Smith shares his love of boats with Abel Lodge Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. Sons of Norway Abel Lodge #2-29, of Conway, Wash., featured F. Jay Smith, an...

A lutefisk Valentine

Whatcom County Norwegians elsker lutefisk Solveig Lee Mount Vernon, Wash. February 13—the day before Valentine’s Day! Sons of Norway Wergeland Lodge #21 planned a new twist for a Valentine treat. It was a blustery,...