Board Meeting

The next meeting is:

Monday, November 5, 2018

At the home of Erik & Valerie Ringnes

We are the local chapter of Nordmanns Forbundet / Norwegians Worldwide (formerly known as the Norse Federation), celebrating all things Norway in the Valley since 1959.

General Questions:

Mike MvIver

Phoenix Chapter President



Celebrating all things Norwegian in the Valley since 1959

Norwegian Christmas Party - "Juletrefest"

Sunday, December 9, 2018  |  2:00 - 4:00 PM

Trinity Lutheran Church

9424 N. 7th Ave., Phoenix, AZ 85021 

Come celebrate the holiday season, Nordic style, at our annual Christmas potluck - the Norsk Juletrefest! This family-friendly potluck event is fun for all ages with traditional singing and dancing around the Christmas tree, delicious Norwegian holiday foods like julegrøt, kid's crafts, raffle prizes, and even a visit from a special guest from the North Pole! 

Bring the whole family, your favorite Norwegian holiday dish or dessert to share, and your good spirits – God Jul!

Scandinavian Jul Bazaar

Saturday, November 10, 2018  |  10 AM - 2 PM

Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church

1500 W. Maryland Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85015 

(N.W. Corner of 15th Ave. and Maryland Ave.) 

The Nordic countries of Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden invite you to their annual Jul Bazaar on Saturday, November 10. Antiques and vintage treasures, collectibles, rosemaling, handcrafted arts, books, music and movies are among your shopping choices. 
And while you shop, enjoy the many Scandinavian food booths offering yellow pea soup and rye bread, homemade fr ikadeller, lapskaus, lefse, waffles, cookies, pastries and more.

Click here for the downloadable flyer. 

Sponsored by Valleywide Scandinavian Cultural Lodges and Clubs.

Viking Dinner

Saturday, October 27, 2018  |  6:00 PM

La Quinta Inn Phoenix North  |  Rose Room
2510 W. Greenway Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85023 

Reservations have CLOSED

​For questions, you can contact Shirley Ouren at 623-972-4884 or

​​Calling all Vikings – or those who just love Old Nordic culture! Join us as we kick off the fall season with this fun event celebrating our Viking heritage. Come dressed in your best Viking costumes and enjoy traditional foods, desserts, and entertainment for the whole family. Costumes are optional, but highly encouraged! And if you have any old Viking utensils, drinking horns, or other “accessories,” you are welcome to bring those along, too.

Dinner is included, but drinks are BYOB so bring your favorite beverage!

Click here for the downloadable flyer

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