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Vennekretsen Lodge activities

  • Serve annual Nisse breakfast for children
  • Provide opportunities for learning cultural skills such as language, cooking and folk arts 
  • Participate in and donate funds to our  "Adopt-a-school" program
  • Donate food and funds to ACBC
  • Donate funds to HOPE 4 Youth
  • Sponsor activities at annual Hope  4 Youth Gala 
  • Offer book club and library for the lodge 
  • Provide workers for the USA Soccer Cup in Blaine
  • Participate in 4th of July and Halloween parades in Anoka and Coon Rapids
  • Participate in Highway Cleanup program  
  • Present Cultural Heritage Event to community and lodge members every two years
  • Serve an annual meatball and torsk dinner to members and community
  • Donate funds and present scholarshps to seniors at local high schools 
  • Collect stamps and send to Tubfrim in Norway
  • Collect funds for Sons of Norway Foundation
  • Provide scholarships to language camp for children who are relatives of active lodge members
  • Provide cultural entertainment / programs at each general meeting