Juletrefest (Holiday Party) - December 2011

Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 4:00 p.m.
Christ Lutheran Church

4:00—arrival with potluck food for display
4:30—food line starts promptly
5:00—children's program with Julenisse
5:30—Nordic Dancers of Wash., D.C. perform (which includes several of our own members.

Accordionist Jo Storaker and Lodge pianist Marguerite Kause provided accompaniment to our singing of Norsk and American carols. Gunnar Grotos was our Master of Ceremonies. Atle and Erin Nesheim and children, Helena and Kristian were in charge of the tree. Lodge Hospitality Director, Debra Fosaaen, headed the fantastic julebord (Christmas potluck meal).

The Nordic Dancers of Washington, DC, performed at the party, as well as youth performing some of the dances they learned this fall.

Julenisse gave a bag of chocolates and popcorn to each child.

We also had a mini-bazaar for those who didn’t finish their shopping at our bazaar the weekend before.