The Fellesraad Annual Meeting will be held on May 3-4, 2019 at Mindekirken, 924 E 21st St, Minneapolis. Representatives from each of 29 bygdelag meet yearly in Minneapolis on the first Saturday in May. Dues remain constant at $5.00 per lag, which entitles two delegates from each lag to attend and vote in the May annual meeting. Non-voting guests are also welcome. Plan now to attend the Annual Meeting of Bygdelagenes Fellesraad. The meeting in May will have DNA as…Find out more »
Tim Lane, a music professor at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, along with other collaborators (including Ivar Lunde) will present a performance featuring Norwegian music for flute and piano at the Pablo Center in Eau Claire on May 3rd. For more information: Pablocenter.orgFind out more »
If you are just beginning your family history project, or have some experience with family research, but have not worked with Norwegian records, this popular class is designed for you!Find out more »
July 10-13, 2019 at the Holiday Inn & Convention Center, Fargo, North Dakota. Planned activities include: Join fellow members of the Hadeland Lag for the "First Night of Stevne" dinner; Saturday lunch at the Fargo Air Museum followed by a guided tour through two hangars of wonderful history-laden airplanes;keynote speaker at the opening session will be Tove Irene Dahl (professor of psychology at the Arctic University of Norway in Tromsø and much more. Stevne coordinator: Jean Knaak 2456 Arkwright St.…Find out more »
Jerry Paulson, Instructor This class is offered to those who would like to write their family histories in a way that is clear, enjoyable and permanent. Classes are held in the Ostby Education Center on the 2nd floor of the Genealogical Center in Madison, WI. Please note: there is no elevator. Contact Jerry Paulson at (608) 255-2224 or at email@example.com, if you would like further information.Find out more »
The Hallinglag Stevne will be held in New Ulm, Minnesota. For more information and registration documents, visit: http://www.fellesraad.com/hallinglag/#stevne There is a Hallinglag Rate at the Best Western in New Ulm. Call 507-359-2941 to reserve early.Find out more »
A joint Stevne of Gudbrandsdal Lag National, Trønderlag of America, and Nord Hedmark og Hedemarken Lag. For more information, as it becomes available, please visit: http://nhohlag.org/home/stevne/2019-tre-lag-stevne/Find out more »
SEPTEMBER 1, 2019 - Rain or Shine Sunday of Labor Day Weekend - OUR 35th YEAR. On-Line Ticket Sales will open in July! Come to ScanFest! It's an all-day celebration of Scandinavia at its best -- where you'll discover the customs, the history, the ethnic variety of the six Nordic nations: Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. For more information, visit: www.scanfest.orgFind out more »
The joint stevne will be held at the Willmar Conference Center/Best Western Plus at 2100 E. Highway 12, Willmar, Minnesota with Solørlag of America and Romerikslaget i Amerika. For more information, visit the website: http://www.solorlag.com/stevne.htmlFind out more »
Salt Lake City Research Tour 2019 September 15-22, 2019 We invite you to join us for a genealogical tour to the world-famous Family History Library of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints located in Salt Lake City, Utah. NAGC Member Fee: $1250 Non-Member Fee: $1350 Please note that registration does NOT include airfare; all arrangements for travel must be made by each tour participant. Participating in this tour will give you an opportunity to work with the largest…Find out more »
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“I so appreciate all the effort of both you and Jerry 'borrowing' ÆTTARBOK for KVAM II ØYSTESE SOKN and then copying my family pages. It is so good seeing the originals and finding the portions of information that I'd only heard about. Brings all these people to life for me. And it is fascinating to learn more about them. Tusen ganger tusen takk for finding my ancestors for me.”
- Adele (Canada)