Mindekirken – Syttende Mai Festival – Minneapolis

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Syttende Mai Festival Concert, worship, parade and picnic

Mindekirken – Norwegian Lutheran Memorial Church

10:45 a.m. Prelude Concert

Featuring the Norwegian Glee Club of Minneapolis, Directed by Carsten Slostad

11:00 a.m. Festival Norwegian Worship Service

Pr. Anne Brit Aasland (English sermon) The Mindekirken Choir, Directed by John De Haan Jordan Buchholtz on organ

Following the Worship service (approximately 12:15 p.m.) Flag Parade for All

The parade lines up in front of the church steps, then marches through the neighborhood for approximately 8 blocks. Organizations & groups are welcome to join us to celebrate Norway! Bring your banners!

1:00 p.m. Heritage Celebration & Picnic (hot dogs, chips, beverages, and ice cream) $5 meal for adults/kids eat free Games/activities for children Entertainment: Fjell og Fjord youth folk dancers, and others

Phone: (612) 874-0716

Mail to: [email protected]