2024

NORWEGIAN HERITAGE FEST

32ND ANNUAL - SKJOLD LODGE HERITAGE FEST
November 9, 2024
Saturday 11:00AM to 3:00PM

All Saints Lutheran Church
630 S Quentin Rd
Palatine, Illinois
Main Level – The Gathering Space

LOTS OF FUN THINGS TO SEE AND DO!
Demonstrations and displays, Children's activities, Music, Dancing,  Crafts for sale, Bake sale table and lots more!



Lefse ( traditional soft Norwegian flatbread)
WE REMEMBER LILLIAN BERGE (OUR "LEFSE LADY") AND ARE THANKFUL FOR THOSE WHO HAVE FOLLOWED IN HER FOOTSTEPS AND MAKE LEFSE FOR OUR HERITAGE FEST.
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2023 Heritage Fest

November 09, 2024
Saturday
11:00AM– 3:00 PM
Skjold Lodge 31st Annual Heritage Fest
FREE ADMISSION

All Saints
Lutheran Church
630 S Quentin Rd
Palatine, Illinois
Main Level – The Gathering Space
    
Featuring exhibits of Norwegian-style crafts, children’s activities, music, sales of Scandinavian gift items, homemade Norwegian baked goods, and a light lunch with Norwegian foods.

EXHIBITS AND DEMONSTRATIONS
*Krumkake & Lefse Baking
*Rosemåling (Painting)
*Viking Ship Information
*Genealogy Information

FOR SALE:
*Home Baked Goods
*Light Lunch Items
*Nisse Nook Scandinavian Gifts and Imports
*Crafts

ACTIVITIES:
*Folk Dress Display/Show
*Children’s Activities

ENTERTAINMENT:
*11:15 AM - Leikaringen Heimhug dancers  - The oldest existing Scandinavian folk dance group in the Chicago area will perform
*12:45 PM- Norwegian Bachelor Farmers -  guitar & singing

Details

WANT TO KNOW MORE?
Contact our Cultural Director:
May Tyner
Call/Text Contact Details later

How To Get There:
From Highway 53, exit west on West Euclid Avenue, past South Plum Road to Quentin. Turn north on Quentin, cross West Illinois Ave. and the church is on your left just before you reach West Gilbert Road.

All Saints Lutheran Church
630 S Quentin Rd
Palatine, Illinois
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Additional Details

PLEASE HELP PROMOTE THIS EVENT
Tell your friends and neighbors about the fest. Volunteers are needed to set up, take down equipment at the fest, bake Norwegian pastries and help during the fest itself.

BAKE SOME GOODIES FOR US!
Members, please bake and bring LOTS of home-made baked items of all sorts. While people love our home baked goods, they don't have to be Norwegian, everything is always very well received.

You can help!

PUT UP A POSTER FOR US!
<Click/Tap Here> on or the image to the left for a copy of our poster. Post the flyers about 2-3 weeks prior to the event.
Ask your library to post one.
Ask your favorite restaurant or grocery store to post one
Ask your barber, beautician or anyone who would post one for you.
Get creative!  -  Put these where lots of people will see them.