- Category: Weekly Announcements
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The May 2016 Communicator is now posted: open the News & Media tab.
Everyone is welcome! English transcripts are provided at the Norwegian services
This week at Mindekirken MNLCP classes as scheduled
Sat., April 30
12:00 p.m. Rømmegrøt Luncheon - just a few spots left - call church after 9 on Saturday
Sunday, May 1 6th Sunday of Easter
9:00 a.m. English Worship with Holy Communion
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Worship with Holy Communion
Nursery / Sunday School
4:00 p.m. Saint Paul Vocal Forum Concert at Mindekirken
“Sing Love, Be Love”
Artistic Director Karin Barrett has crafted a program of choral vignettes interspersed with excerpts from Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet, to be read by esteemed poet Michael Dennis Browne.
Featuring acclaimed musicians, the Lake String Quartet, and pianist Steve Norquist, this performance will highlight works of several Minnesota composers, as well as favorites Ola Gjeilo, Eric Whitacre and Gwyneth Walker, among others. Donations are gratefully accepted, as are contributions of non-perishable food items being collected for Neighborhood House in St. Paul. For more information visit www.spvf.net.
Mon., May 2
5:00 p.m. Executive Committee
Tues., May 3
9:15 a.m. Tuesday Open House Committee
11—11:30 a.m. Tuesday Open House Lunch and Fellowship
12:00 p.m. Presenter: Gracia Grindal, Prof. Emerita Luther Seminary, St. Paul, Minn.
Program: “From Kitchen to College: The Norw. Synod Educates its Daughters to be Pastors’ Wives”
$7 suggested donation covers both lunch and attending the program
1:30 p.m. Bible Study with Pr. Sundt (in Pastor’s office)
Wed., May 4
6:45 p.m. Bible Study with Gracia Grindal
Thurs., May 5
7:00 p.m. Choir rehearsal
Sun., May 8 7th Sunday of Easter / Mother’s Day
Visitors from Bygdelagenes Fellesraad Centennial Celebration
9:00 a.m. English service
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Service
Sun., May 15 Syttende Mai Celebration
(NO service at 9 a.m.)
10:30 a.m. Prelude Concert — Norwegian Glee Club
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Festival Service
Followed by Parade, Picnic, and Entertainment
Eleanor Lundberg (assoc. member) died on April 22 in Maple Grove. An obituary will be printed on May 8.
Congratulations to Bygdelagenes Fellesraad on their Centennial Celebration held May 5-8, 2016 at Earl Brown Heritage Center, Brooklyn Center. Many of the participants will attend the worship services at Mindekirken on May 8.
Mindekirken Choir member and voice student of John De Haan, Ariel Wilberg is Madama Butterfly in a Workshop Presentation of Giacomo Puccini's Madama Butterfly at Ted Mann Concert Hall on Tues., May 10 and Wed., May 11. Performances both days at 7 pm. Free and open to the public.
Syttende Mai Minnesota Banquet—Tues. May 17, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. at Minnesota Valley Country Club
Pick up a postcard for more info, or call Vice Consuls Christina Carleton or Britt Ardakani at: (612) 332-3338. Deadline for reservations by mail is May 10 or visit www.eventbrite.com—(search Syttende Mai)