Norwegian Cultural Fair to be held at the Yacht Club Saturday

Posted: Thursday, March 03, 2011

The rich heritage of Norway and other Scandinavian countries will be celebrated this weekend at the Norwegian Cultural Fair. Sponsored by Svalbard Lodge, Sons of Norway the fair begins at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, March 5, at the Juneau Yacht Club in Aurora Harbor. A potluck begins at 6 p.m. Norwegian specialty foods will be served including lefse and krum kaka with hot beverages.

At the fair there will be stations around the room for people to experience hands-on activities in each area, including children’s activities.

Community artists, authors, genealogists and musicians will be offering hand figure carving, weaving, hand knitting, family roots, and accordion music for folk dancing.

Food for the potluck can be refrigerated during the fair. The event is free and open to the public.

For details, call Elfrida, 789-6974 or Barbara, 790-3038.



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