Jim Nelson writes about his many experiences of Syttende Mai barnetog (children’s parades) in various islands and villages in Norway.
Author: Jim Nelson
Jim Nelson reports on the Sons of Norway District 5 “Friendly Fifth” Convention held in Wisconsin in June with education, music, and folk art.
Jim Nelson recalls his numerous trips to Norway’s second city, Bergen, as a traveler, teacher, and guide, noting how the city has evolved.
Jim Nelson talks about the value of learning Norwegian, which led to a life full of surprising opportunities, both in the United States and Norway.
Jim Nelson remembers his longtime friend Jerry Clark Packard, who shared a deep interest in Norwegian heritage and spent his life in the service of others.