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ONLINE: Norwegian Dancing Alone Together

Let's get moving again! It has been a tough year for dancing and Norway House wants to give participants of all ages and abilities a chance to move to a tune called Tussen i...

ONLINE: Beginning Norwegian Geneology

If you are just beginning your family history research, or have some experience with genealogical research but have little or no experience with Norwegian genealogy or Norwegian genealogical records, this class is for you!...

$175

ONLINE: Painting Bryggen with Jana Peterson

Norway House 913 E. Franklin Ave., Minneapolis

Jana Peterson joins Norway House to offer a two-part online painting class. Participants will learn how to make their own "Bryggen" masterpiece over the course of two, 1.5 hour sessions. Jana will take you...

ONLINE: Virtual Crafts & Cocktails

Recharge from your day with an evening of creativity and fun! Join the National Nordic Museum for their virtual Crafts & Cocktails event to learn a cocktail recipe and make a Nordic craft using...

$5

ONLINE: Norway Grove History Webinar

Norwegian immigrants began arriving in the Norway Grove, Wisconsin area in 1844. Over the next three years, many pioneers immigrated to the growing Norwegian-American community in Windsor and Vienna townships. This area near De...

$15

ONLINE: Ski Jumping in Washington State—A Nordic Tradition

Introduced by Norwegian immigrants in the twentieth century, at one time ski jumping was Washington’s most popular winter sport. Join ski historian and author John Lundin online as he recreates the excitement of ski...

ONLINE: Conversation with “Water” Artists

Meet some of the artists behind Water, an exhibit of contemporary art that is now on view at Vesterheim. Everyone is invited to this free online conversation. Pre-registration is required and they will post a...

ONLINE: Vesterheim April Bokprat (Book Club)

Dr. Maren Johnson, Luther College's Associate Professor of Nordic Studies and Torgerson Center for Nordic Studies Director, facilitates a monthly bokprat (book club), discussing Scandinavian authors and Scandinavian life. Join this month for a conversation about...

ONLINE: Indigenous Activism in the Nordic Countries Virtual Panel

On April 28, please join the American-Scandinavian Foundation for a virtual round-table discussion on Indigenous Activism in the Nordic Countries, with Sámi artist Sofia Jannok, Inuk anthropologist and indigenous rights activist Qivioq Nivi Løvstrøm,...

ONLINE: Diana’s Wedding—New Nordic Virtual Cinema

New Nordic Cinema at Scandinavia House returns in a virtual format! Celebrate contemporary Nordic filmmaking from home by catching some of the best new films in weekend sessions of contemporary feature films and documentaries....

ONLINE: Virtual Nordic Stories: Miss Jaster’s Garden

Join the National Nordic Museum for story time and craft with their special guest, children's librarian Sara Jensen. We will listen to the story Miss Jaster's Garden, by Danish author N.M. Bodeker. Hedgie the Hedgehog lives in a...

ONLINE: Thursday Night Soup: Fish Chowder

Join celebrated Nordic cookbook author and food historian Patrice Johnson (AKA the Nordic Food Geek) to make a traditional Nordic-style fish chowder. Fish is an important part of many food traditions around the world...

$30