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Leikarring Folk Dance Group Eidsvold Lodge's Leikarring was originally formed in 1947 by members Margarete and Andy Gilstein.  Members wear the National Hardanger costume (bunad).
Traditionally, the group performs four classifications of Norwegian folkdance: Bygdedans (village dance), Gammeldans (old dance), Turdans (figure dance, and Sangdans (song dance).
They have performed at local Lodge events, for schools and seniors' centers, the opening for the 1994 Commonwealth Games, and as far away as Stavanger, Norway in 2000 for the Nordleck Scandinavian Dance Festival.
The group meets at Norway House  on Tuesdays at 7 P.M.
Contact Mel Klassen at
250-595-7052 for more information.

 


The Eidsvold Walking Club
meets on the first Saturday of each month at pre-determined locations around Greater Victoria for a scenic and leisurely walk of about 4-5 kms.  After the walk, the group gets together for lunch at a nearby restaurant or pub for an enjoyable meal together.
All Lodge members and guests are welcome!  Times and locations can be found below or in the latest issue of the 'Runer' on our Newsletters page.
 

 

 

 

CULTURAL Throughout the year under the direction of Marg Sorensen, we offer a number of activities to share Norwegian and Scandinavian culture.  These include such things as conversational Norwegian, rosemaling, and knitting, just to name a few.
For more information on what's offered, check out the latest edition of the 'Runer', or contact Marg at
250-598-5289 or mjsorensen@telus.net

**UPDATES:

NORSK KAFE: Join our informal group to learn or use your conversational Norwegian.  We meet on the first and last Tuesday of the month from 10:30AM-11:30AM.

ROSEMALING:  Three Saturday workshops are planned for March 24, April 14, and May 12 from 10AM-4PM each day. Beginners welcome! Contact Brenda Stengel to signup.

KNITTING:  Starting in March we will be meeting on the first three Tuesdays of each month from 1PM-2:30PM.

***FOR FURTHER DETAILS CHECK THE LATEST ISSUE OF THE 'RUNER'

 

 

 
WEEKLY AT NORWAY HOUSE (Open to the Public)

TUESDAY DROP-IN (Social) 12PM to 3PM
September thru June unless Indicated
Coffee and Light Snacks

BOWLING

Thursdays at 4  PM

Miracle Lanes in Sidney, BC

Contact Joan Knapp 250-382-4097

JENTEKLUBBEN

Locations and times vary.

Contact Carolyn Ingbritson at

250-514-3399 for details

MONTHLY LUNCHEON AT NORWAY HOUSE
(Open to the Public)

12 Noon Last Tuesday of the Month
September thru June

Each Luncheon is Sponsored by an Individual or Group
Menu Varies Monthly, Details in the Runer

Reservation & Cancellations Required
Call
250-384-6499 $10 Fee

TORSKEKLUBBEN

Last Wednesday of every Month

6:30 PM at the Lodge

Members and invited Guests

Contact Kelvin Kedves at 778-433-5032

 

 

 

ATTENTION MEMBERS!

Please download your printable Volunteer Forms here.   
They are in .PDF file format and require Adobe Acrobat Reader (free) to view and print.

2017 Volunteer Forms:    January/June    July/December

2018 Volunteer Form:    January/June
Please Note:  The 2018 form has recently been updated to reflect more activities.   

 
 
EVENTS CALENDAR  
 
   
   

LUNCHEON
April 24, 2018 at Norway House at 12 Noon
Sponsored by Myrtle Siebert
Menu: Jarlsberg Monte Cristo Sandwiches,
Salad and Dessert
Open to the Public

 
 

TORSKEKLUBBEN
April 25, 2018 at Norway House
Doors Open at 6:30
Members and Guests Only

MOVIE NIGHT!
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Doors Open at 6:30pm, Movie starts at 7pm sharp!
The movie will be; "Trollhunter"  Running time: 1 H 43 Min
For movie details: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Trollhunter
Please bring finger food or a small dessert to share
Coffee & Tea will be available

 
 

A SWEDISH INVITATION - ST. VALBORG NIGHT BONFIRE
Sunday April 29, 2018 at 6 pm
At Garry Pearson's Farm (Directions in the Runer)
BBQ Hot Dogs & Hamburgers - Cost by Donation
Please Bring a chair, blanket, dishes & cutlery, beverage
and perhaps something to share (appies, veggie plate, cheese & crackers, dessert)

JENTEKLUBBEN
Thursday May 3, 2018
Mini-Golf Tournament
Details to Follow

 
 

WALKING CLUB
Saturday May 5th, 2018
Meet at Henderson Park
Lunch to follow at JJ Morgan's

ANNUAL EIDSVOLD DUGNAD
(Spring Cleaning) Volunteers Requested
Monday May 7 and Tuesday May 8, 2018
9 AM - 12 Noon

 
 

GENERAL MEETING
Wednesday May 9,2018
7:30 PM Sharp!

QUADRA VILLAGE DAY
Saturday May 12, 2018

 
 

SYTTENDE MAI
Thursday May 17, 2018 6:00PM
Meet at Higgins Park for Parade to
Norway House 1110 Hillside Avenue

THE DISTRICT #7 CONVENTION
Friday May 25 - Sunday May 27, 2018
Coast Hotel and Convention Center
20393 Fraser Hwy.
Langley, BC

 
 

TORSKEKLUBBEN
May 30, 2018 at Norway House
Doors Open at 6:30
Members and Guests Only

   
   
   


THE ANNUAL SONS OF NORWAY GOLF TOURNAMENT - JUNE 16, 2018
THE METCHOSIN GOLF COURSE

It's time to dust off your clubs, and polish your balls!

For more information, including a downloadable registration form, click - HERE
 

 

   
   

 
   

 

 
   
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