If you have an interest in Scandinavia or Scandinavian culture, you are most welcome to visit our lodge or a lodge near you. You need not be of Norwegian descent to visit or join. To find a lodge near you, under "About Us" tab on the Sons of Norway's website, go to Lodge Directory by Map, or else by Zip Code or City, State.
Stein Fjell Lodge meets on the second Saturday of each month -- except July and August -- at Zion Lutheran Church, 815 E 16th Street, Loveland. Our meetings include cultural programs and socialzing while enjoying light refreshments. Posten is our newsletter and is published each month that we meet. You can visit us virtually on Facebook. We look forward to meeting you and spending an afternoon together!
Decembber 9: Juletrefest, 12-2, Zion Church. This family celebration includes a delicious potluck, a visit from the Julenisse, and singing carols around the Christmas tree. Come and join us! Please let us know how many children will be coming with you, by November 30th: JoAnn Kison, email@example.com OR 970.581.2348. Mange takk!
SAVE THE DATE
December 1 -- January 24, 2024: Fire and Light: Winter Solstice Traditions opens Friday, December 1, from 5-8pm with free admission, at the Global Village Museum of Arts and Clutures, 200 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins. Representatives from religous and spiritual organizations will have displays of objects and information showcasing their beliefs. Museum hours are 11 am to 5 pm Tuesday - Saturday. Regular admission is: Adults $5, Seniors and Students $3, Ages 4-15 $1, Ages 3 and under, Free. More information at: globalvillagemuseum.org OR 9790.221.4600.
December 14: Winter Solstice Traditions and the Scandinavian Christmas, 6-7:30 pm, Global Village Museum of Arts and Cultures, 200 W Mountain Ave, Fort Collins, by Kristina Feste-Hanson, co-director of the Scandinavian Alliance of Colorado. Along with the program, traditional baked goods and drink will be served and participants will experience hands-on crafts and a mini Saint Lucia celebration. Detailed information is on the website. Tickets are $5/person and reservations are requested at globalvillagemuseum.org.
January 13, 2024: Stein Fjell's 48th Anniversary, 12-2, Zion Church. A celebration of our lodge and its members: socializing, reminiscing, recognizing Viking of the Year and years of membership.
February 24, 2024: Barneløpet (The Children's Race), Legett Hall, YMCA of the Rockies Snow Mountain Ranch, 1101 Co Rd 53, Granby. Free, noncompetitive children's cross-country skiing event with 1.0 km, 2.5 km, and 5.0 km races for ages up to 16 at all skill levels. Detailed information and registration: www.barnelopet.com or at 9:30 a.m. on the day. Check in at 9:30 a.m., Beginner Ski Lessons from 10-11 a.m., Event begins at 11:15 a.m. Hosted by Colorado SON Lodges. There are many ways to help: setting up the course, being a course marshal, helping with food, etc. Join us in the snow with the enthusiastic skiers -- bring a bell to ring and/or flag to wave and cheer the finishers on! See Event Flyer for more details.