- Category: Weekly Announcements
Come worship with us at Mindekirken!
Everyone is welcome! English transcripts are provided at the Norwegian services.
This Week at Mindekirken—MNLCP classes as scheduled
Friday, Oct. 9
7:30 p.m. L.E.I.F. Concert with Rune Alver — Reception following
Program: Works by Edvard Grieg, Frédéric Chopin,
Geirr Tveitt, Johannes Rivertz, Harald Sæverud,
David Monrad Johansen $15 donation at the door This concert is co-sponsored by the Edvard Grieg Society www.leifmn.org
Sun., Oct. 11
Leiv Eriksson International Festival —
Rev. Eygló Bjarnadóttir, guest preacher
9:00 a.m. English Worship
11:00 a.m. Folkemusikkmesse — Folk Music Worship Service
with ASI Spelmanslag
Greeting by Honorary Vice Consul Christina Carleton, Honorary Royal Norwegian Consulate General
Sun., Oct. 11,
5:00 p.m. at the Danish American Center, 3030 W River Pkwy S, Minneapolis, $15 per person at the door, includes a light meal Music — Song — Humor Three Guys from Rogaland! -- . This L.E.I.F. program is an exceptional opportunity to experience contemporary Norwegian music and lively storytelling. www.dac.mn
Tues., Oct. 13
Tuesday Open House 11 a.m.—1 p.m. $7.00 donation at the door
11:00—11:30 a.m. Lunch served
11:45 a.m. Announcements and Devotions
12:00 Program: “A History of Norway—from the Stone Age to the Present”
Speaker: John Yilek, author of History of Norway (2015)
6:00 p.m. Deacons / Trustees 7:10 p.m. Congregation Council
Wed., Oct. 14
6:30 MNLCP Board meeting
Thurs., Oct. 15
Deadline for the November Communicator
7:00 p.m. Choir rehearsal
Sat., Oct. 17
12:00 p.m. Rømmegrøt Luncheon—tickets still available today during coffee hour $15 per adult, Children (6-12 years $7, 5 & under free)
Your Rømmegrøt ticket can be shown for $1 off admission to the Norway House Textile exhibit on Oct. 17 (hours 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.) Norway House is located across the parking lot from Mindekirken. www.norwayhouse.org
5:00 p.m. Birthday Recital by Melissa Culloton
Melissa invites you to her 40th birthday recital. Steve Swanson on piano, Anna Vasquez on cello. There will be a mix of songs written by Norwegian and American composers, all written over the last 4 decades.
Sun. Oct. 18
9:00 a.m. English Service with Holy Communion
11:00 a.m. Norwegian Service with Holy Communion
The church office secretary will be out of the office Thurs., Oct. 15—Fri. Oct. 23. If you can volunteer to staff the office (answer the phone and the door) please contact the church office on Monday. Takk!
Volunteers and Donations Needed for Nov. 7 Treasure Chest Sale!
The Treasure Chest Sale is one of Mindekirken’s signature events and an important fundraiser. We are accepting donations of handcrafted items, Norwegian Sweaters and other new, gently used collectibles. Bring baked goods donations by Friday, Nov 6th. Contact the office at 612. 874.0716 or Cindy at 651.264.1608 to volunteer or with questions.
Mission service opportunity with Mindekirken in October 2015
Ronald McDonald House
Mindekirken volunteers will provide brunch for Meals for Kids, Ronald McDonald House at Minneapolis Children's Hospital, 2525 Chicago Ave., on Sat, Oct. 24, 11:30 a.m. Anyone interested in assisting in food preparation or serving may contact the church office for info.
Save the date: Second Annual Norsk Julefest Thurs., Dec. 3, 2015 6 p.m. – 10 p.m.
Le Meridien Hotel 901 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis