ONLINE: Syttende Mai Minnesota Celebration
May 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Syttende Mai Minnesota will host an online event in honor of Norway’s Constitution Day. Reconnect with the Norwegian-American community and hear remarks from Ambassador Anniken Krutnes, Norway’s Ambassador to the United States.
Ambassador Krutnes is an expert in security policy, law of the sea and Arctic issues. She has been with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs since 1994 and previously served as Norway’s Ambassador to the Netherlands and Luxembourg.
Afterwards, Ethan Bjelland from Norway House will lead the singing of a few celebratory songs! This event is complimentary and accessible to everyone.
Please register here by May 16.
Submit a celebration video
You can add to the fun by sending in a short personal video message (5–10 seconds only please) with your Syttende Mai greeting for the group (Gratulerer med dagen, Hipp Hipp Hurra, or something similar) by May 10th to: firstname.lastname@example.org. They’ll use as many of these as they can to make a short video.