Welcome to Polar Star Lodge 5-472, Aurora, Illinois - Sons of Norway!
General information including lodge news, current newsletter, and upcoming events is provided below. Click on the navigation links above for additional information.
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Polar Star members as of September 2018:
June - September, 2019
- 1-5 pm, Saturdays and Sundays
- Norsk Museum in Norway, Illinois
- Docent volunteers needed; contact Steve Tanda Hosts: All Memberss
August 4, 2019 - Sunday
- Program: Polar Star Family Picnic and Grillmat (barbecue)
- 1:30 Potluck Indoor Polse Grillmat Piknik Luncheon
- Polar Star Monthly Meeting
- Kitchen Hosts: NEEDED
September 8, 2019 - Sunday
- Program: Scandinavian Festival
- Vasa Park in South Elgin, 10 am - 6 pm
- Set-up 9 am
- Program: Scandinavian Festival Waffle Making; Polar Star Bakery and Flea Market booth
- All Members: Start baking (and freezing) your favorite Norwegian baked goods to sell in our booth, and look for Norwegian collectibles at garage sales to re-sell in our "Loppemarked" (flea market). We will be baking Norwegian Vaffler with Lingonberries on site, as well as selling pre-packaged baked goods and Norwegian knit items and collectibles.
September 12, 2019 - Thursday
- Fox Valley Norwegian Choir rehearsal for our November Høstfest performance. Polar Star and friends singers needed.
- 7 pm at St. Olaf Church, Montgomery, IL.
- Weekly rehearsals until Høstfest; information to follow from our choir director, Doris Pittman.
Sons of Norway:
The mission of Sons of Norway is to promote and preserve the heritage and culture of Norway, and to provide insurance and financial products to its members.