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 2022
Lodge Office Phone - (360)779-5209
Trolls' Den Phone - (360)779-2384
Kort om Kultur
Norwegians are famous for their dominance of winter sports that aren't popular in most other countries. But this summer, look out for some stars right here in the Northwest at the World Athletics (Track and Field) Championships!
 
Karsten Warholm may have been the star of the Olympics last summer as he won an impressive gold in the men's 400m hurdles in a world record time of 45.94 seconds. He's understandably very popular in Norway with his Viking screams at the start line, not-very-Norwegian showmanship, and overwhelming dominance on the track. Watch the news, though, as he may not be able to run due to a hamstring injury earlier this year.
 
But possibly even more popular in Norway is the reigning men's Olympic 1,500m champion Jakob Ingebrigtsen. He's been more dominant this season than last, running away from packs of Kenyans with regularity. His two brothers are also elite runners, and with them and his overbearing father/coach, his reality TV series in Norway brings ratings and groans.
 
The women's side will also likely feature Norwegians at the world championships. The 400m hurdles may have Amalie Iuel make the final, and look out for Karoline Bjerkeli Grøvdahl in the 5,000 m and/or 10,000m. Neither is a medal favorite, but their presence indicates a stronger Norwegian team than normal along with the men's team.
 
I'll be in Eugene for the men's 1,500m final on July 19, rooting for a Norwegian win. You can watch it on TV, or maybe I'll see you there!
 
Visste Du?
(Did you know?)
DID YOU KNOW:  December 10th marks the 50th anniversary of the opening of the Trolls' Den.  To properly mark this event, the bartenders are planning a monthly celebration on the last Saturday of each month in the Trolls' Den through November.  The first event in June was a 50's Sock Hop and the July event will have a Harry Potter theme.  The finale in December will be a grand event in the Marine Room with the date TBD depending on facility rentals.  Watch the newsletters and all the social media for updates.  Come and celebrate the Trolls' Den, the lodge, and all our wonderful members with us!
 
This Old Lodge
News from the Building Association
Sons of Norway Scholarship
Congratulations to our 2022 Scholarship Winners
Anya Anunson
Margaret Graves
 
Welcome New Members
Bridget  & Casey Anderson
Kristina Arsenault
Andrew Watland
Diane Babbitt
Betsy Bohlman
Drea & Mike Bowen
Eric & Christine Bruner
Criag Caissa
Michael & Pamela Campbell
Jennifer Chaussee
Alexander McEwen
Jaymie & Jim Cizek
Larry & Dori Craze
James Davis
Joshua DeVaughn
Troy & Wendy Drannan
Karen Eckland
Kathleen Flood
Corbin DeRubertis
Jordan Gramlich
Bobette Hall
Adam and Jacquelyn Haugen
Bill and Teresa Heather
Brian and Lora Heryford
Holly Hill
Robert Kenny
Steve Intelmann
Rob Jensen
Jay Johnson
Ted King
Lindsey and Matt Kravitz
Rochell & Andrew Lancaster
Allison Lowe
Chris Krummell
Kevin Maifield
Shaun Stephenson
Brittany Martin
Michele Miller
Greg and Janet Millard
Allison & Scott Pringel
Steve Richarson
Kaleigh Ritchie
Nicholas Kurle
David & Heidi Rynning
Anne Ryssdal
Don Sanders
John and Stephanie Tait
Alik Svardh
Clint & Ashleigh Tergeson
Philip Thorson
Mark Tongue
Julia Tranchina
Terry Webster
John  & Valerie West
Sandra Wetlesen
Deb & Dav Wheelon
Kjersty Williams
David Wren
In Memorium
We remember our members who have passed away:
Andy Olson
Al Webb
Martha Marlene Hattrick

If you have recently lost a loved one or know a lodge member who has recently passed away please contact the office (360)779-5209
Weekly and Monthly Events at the Lodge
Monday 6:30 - Informal Scandinavian music and dancing
Tuesdays at 7:30pm - Marine Room - Men's Chorus
Thursdays at 6:00pm - Norse Room -Wood Carvers
Thursdays at 6:00pm - Trolls' Den - Trivia
Fridays at 7:00am - Marine Room - Rotary Breakfast
Fridays at 10:00am - Viking Room - Needle Workers

First Tuesday - Lodge Board meeting
Second Wednesday - Building Association
Third Tuesday - Vikings
Fourth Tuesday - Ladies Book Club 1:00
Fourth Wednesday - Building Association

 
See our website at poulsbosonsofnorway.com or our facebook page for the latest information.
2022 Coming Events
July
3 - Pancake Breakfast
4 - Trolls' Den Closed
8  - Brisket by Brennan and the Shieldmaidens
11 - Adult Folk Dancing
15 - Hot Dogs and Ice Cream (Sommermiddag)
16 - 50th anniversary celebration at Trollhaugen (see details below)
18 - Adult Folk Dancing
29 - BBQ Chicken with the Kodalens
30 - Trolls' Den 50th Anniversary Celebration - Making Magic for 50 Years
31 - This Old Lodge - Learn and share about art at the lodge

August
13 - Dist 2 Scramble Gold Tournament - Spokane
19 - Chicken Cordoan Bleu - friday dinner
19-21 - Folk Dans Stemne at the lodge
27 - Trolls' Den 50th Anniversary Celebrations event TBD
28 - This Old Lodge - learn and share about art at the lodge
Welcome to Jaymie, who is scheduling our Friday Night Dinners!  Please contact the office to get in touch with Jaymie to plan your Trolls’ Den meal for lodge members.
Order On Line
Monday Night Folk Dancing
6:30-7:45pm
In the Marine Room with live music and instruction.
Hope to see you there!
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District 2 Lodge Newsletters
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Leif Erickson  - https://www.leiferiksonlodge.org/blank-page
Bothell - https://bothellsonsofnorway.org/Newsletter.pdf
Port Angeles - http://sonsofnorwaypa.org/newsletters.php
 
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