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Founded in September 1908, Trønderlag of America is an organization of emigrants and their descendants
from North and South Trøndelag areas of Norway

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  CALENDAR OF EVENTS 

 
July 13, 2014 - Norway Day in Minneapolis, MN.
Begins at 11:00 am with a worship service at Minnehaha Park, followed by music, songs,
dance, ethnic Norwegian foods, arts and crafts.

July 19, 2014 - Annual Kaffe Stue at Mt.Horeb, WI Community Center.
9 am to 2 pm. Sponsored by Vennelag Lodge in Mt.Horeb.

July 23, 2014 - Tre Lag Stevne pre-registration form due

July 24-26, 2014 - Decorah's 48th Annual Nordic Fest.
See: www.nordicfest.com

August 2-31 - "Norwegians in Chicago" - an Exhibit of Art and Culture will feature the art
of Minnekirken and the Vesterheim Museum on weekends in August.
Exhibit open 10 am to 3 pm on Saturdays and 1 pm to 3 pm on Sundays
... at Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church in Chicago

August 6-9- Tre Lag Stevne - at the Best Western Kelly Inn in St. Cloud, MN.
Details about the program are available in the June newsletter and on this website.
Make hotel reservation and stevne registration by July 23.

August 9, 2014 - Trønderlag Business Meeting for all members at the Stevne.
Saturday, August 9 - 7:45-9:00 am

October 3-5 - Nordic Knitting Conference '14 at the Nordic Heritage Museum in Seattle.
Featuring Arne & Carlos!
Register online now at: www.nordicmuseum.org

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Membership Renewals - If you're not sure when your membership expires, please check the top line of the address label on your last newsletter for the expiration date. Our membership year runs from January to December. If the address label shows EXP: 12/31/2013, your membership has expired. Renewal forms are available on the web site Membership page. Please contact the treasurer with any questions.  Email: treasurer@tronderlag.org

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Willing to volunteer some time and talent to Trønderlag?
We can use additional people to help with a variety of tasks; such as: plan Lag activities, take photos at our events, write short articles for the newsletter, work on small projects, and misc. other things. Please contact lag president, Linda Schwartz, or vice president, Trudy DeKeuster, for more information about our needs.

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Newsletter -  The June issue of the Nyheter Brev newsletter was mailed to members in mid-June. The issue included information about the Stevne and the Stevne registration form. 
        The deadline for articles for the Fall  newsletter is October 1, 2014. Contribution of articles of interest to our members is always greatly appreciated! 
        If you would like to receive a sample copy of the newsletter, please contact the
newsletter editor.

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Trønderlag Aarbok 2012 - and all prior Aarboker:  The order form is available on the Publications page and through a link to the upper right.

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Trøndelag web sites - Have you created a web site for your Trøndelag ancestors? Send the URL to Webmaster and we'll post it with others on our genealogy resources page.

 

Stevne 2014:
Theme - Country Quilt

 

Trønderlag Aarbok 2012 Available!

Like the other three yearbooks published since 2005, this aarbok includes historical data about the Lag, a brief summary of the 2009-2011 Stevne, as well as many many biographies and photos of some of our Trønder immigrant ancestors, as submitted by Trønderlag members.

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It is vital in all cultural life to maintain a link between the present and the past. If there is anything
that history makes clear it is this, that when a people becomes interested in its past life, seeks to acquire knowledge in order to better understand itself, it always experiences an awakening in life.
 . . . .  Ole Edvart Rølvaag

 

 

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