"...To Enjoy, Preserve, and Promote Our Norwegian Heritage."


Membership

Remembering:
JOHAN R. REIERSON


December 5, 2009:
Jens Ringness House was on exhibition during the Norwegian Country Christmas Tour.  Many came to see the restored home and how the early Bosque Norwegian pioneers lived!

 

Winner of
riNGNESS lOG-CABIN QUILT RAFFLE
 

PAVESTONE MEMORIALS


Dedication of Memory Walk at the Jens Ringness House:
October 10, 2009

Dedications

Officers for 2010

Jens Ringness Project

Chapter History

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NORWEGIAN HOLIDAYS AND EVENTS
2010 Chapter Calendar

  • Syttende Mai - Norwegian Constitution Day, (May 17) - Saturday, May 15, 11:00 --2:00 at Wade Lee City Park in Cranfills Gap. (alternatively at the community center in case of rain) Booths, entertainment, hamburgers/hotdogs, etc.  - Significance of Day

  • TEXAS Folklife Festival - A statewide event June 11-13, 2010 in San Antonio. A wonderful celebration of the ethnic roots of all Texans. 39th Festival.

  • Santhansaften - Summer Solstice - Saturday, June 19, 6:30 pm  Picnic again on the banks of Neil's Creek at the home of Ed & Elaine Bell.

  • Septemberfest Local Celebration in Cranfills Gap - Saturday, September 11: Parade, booth, beginning at 10:00 am.

  • Leiv Eiriksson Day - Honoring the Discoverer of America - October--date to be announced. Jens Ringness House - Hwy 219.

  • Norwegian Country Christmas - Saturday, December 4.  Kristina's Kitchen at the Clifton Armory -  booth, entertainment!  Open house at Jens Ringness House. Rhonda Greene to coordinate.

  • Juletrefest - A Christmas party in the Norwegian tradition. Winter Solstice. - At the home of David and Louise Ponewash, date and details to be announced.


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