Events

ONLINE: New Nordic Virtual Cinema—Beware of Children

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

$13

Påskris with Kari Tauring

Norway House 913 E. Franklin Ave., Minneapolis

Make a traditional Passover Switch at this one-hour long program. Offered both online and in-person! The day after Palm Sunday is called Svartmåndag (Black Monday) in the Scandinavian Easter Week. Learn about this and...

ONLINE: Nordic Stories: Four Hens and a Rooster

Join the National Nordic Museum for story time and craft with their special guest, librarian Sara Jensen. We will listen to the story Four Hens and a Rooster, written and illustrated by Lena and Olof Landström from...

ONLINE: Warmth and Color: Traditional Norwegian Coverlets

Vesterheim is giving an online presentation for the Loom and Shuttle Weaving Guild in San Francisco. Vesterheim Chief Curator, Laurann Gilbertson, will speak about the colorful, wool coverlets, called åklær, that women wove in farm...

ONLINE: Virtual Kids Craft: Recycled Coasters for Earth Month

Celebrate Earth Month by making sustainable recycled coasters! Join the National Nordic Museum for this month's virtual kids craft. Materials for this craft include: magazines or catalogs and scissors. Cost: Free; RSVP here to...

ONLINE: Skolt Sámi-Inspired Hat with Laura Ricketts

The Skolt Sámi people’s homeland is where the modern countries of Norway, Russia, and Finland meet—in the Petsamo (or Pechanga) region. There are several subsets of the Sámi people. Their traditional dress and language...

$100

ONLINE: NACC Annual Meeting of Members

All members in good standing are invited to the Annual Meeting of Members 2021. You will receive a Zoom link the day of the meeting to attend. Register for the Zoom meeting here.

ONLINE: Introduction to Spoon Carving

Learn how to carve a spoon from a fresh-cut tree using traditional Nordic carving techniques. Jess Hirsch will lead students through the process of carving a spoon over Zoom, using a prepared wooden blank....

$135

ONLINE: The Sámi People of Norway

Vesterheim is giving an online presentation for the Scandinavian Club of Albuquerque. Former Trustee, Kate Martinson, will speak about the indigenous people of the North and the interesting story of their history and current...

ONLINE: Climate Change in the Nordic Countries

Abundant data are showing that the climate is getting warmer. Climate change is a major environmental problem in the world that is affecting all phases of life around the globe. It is shown to...

$5

ONLINE: New Nordic Springtime Supper

Join Kristi Bissell of True North Kitchen to make an easy roasted salmon supper with a zesty, fresh relish featuring cucumbers, radishes, scallions, and prepared horseradish. For a second course, we will make a...

$30

Nordic Kubb with Nordic Northwest

Nordia House 8800 SW Oleson Rd., Portland

Starting April 11, then the first and third Sunday of each month, join Nordic Northwest for an afternoon of fun with Nordic Kubb. Often described as a combination of bowling and horseshoes. There is...