"Filled to Capacity"
It was certainly wonderful to see so many faces at the March meeting on Monday, the 21st!
It was a good thing, because we had a lot to cover! See the Minutes Here:
Chairman Tim Ogrentz and Vice Chairman Herb Smith initiated two new members into our Lodge: Melissa Pearson and Jason Schmal. Welcome to you both from Nordik Folk No. 761!!!
|Kristen Schmal, pinning her son Jason|
with the Official VASA Pin
|Lisa Pearson, pinning her daughter|
Melissa with the Official VASA Pin
|Vice Chairman Herb Smith with Initiates|
Melissa Pearson & Jason Schmal
The Culture Program was presented by Sofia Nelson: National Parks Guide- The Wild Hearts of Sweden.
On march 5th, Nordik Folk members Ronald Allen, Elizabeth Flores-Allen, Timothy Ogrentz, Linnea Ogrentz, Harry Ogrenz, Jean Ogrentz, and Jean Oak attended Bessemer Lodge No.203's Pancake Breakfast and Easter Culture Program in Chicago. After eating their fill, many came home with crafted Easter Witches, feather twigs & Easter eggs as well as Semlor. It was a wonderful event.
|Harry, Linnea & Tim Ogrentz|
|Jean Ogrentz & Jean Oak|
|Ronald Allen & Elizabeth Flores-Allen|