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  • 17th of May Celebrations 2017

    17.mai feiring

    Friends of Norway celebrates the Norwegian National Day

    Time: Sunday 14th May 2017 11am - 4 pm
    Venue: Swedish Church 21 St Georges Rd Toorak

    Program
    11 am - 12 noon.
    Sermon. The Norwegian Church Abroad, Sjømannskirke Chaplain Kristoffer Lønning Tørresen conducts.
    The Scandinavian Choir of Melbourne sings Norwegian songs.

    12 noon - 12.30 pm
    Welcome by Friends of Norway President Ole martin Chapman
    Speech of the Day by Beate Gabrielsen, First Secretary at the
    Norwegian Embassy in Canberra
    Norwegian National Anthem 'Ja, vi elsker dette landet' accompanied by the Borondara Brass Band.

    12.30 pm
    17th May Flag parade through the streets of Toorak, accompanied by Boroondara Brass Band.

    1pm - 4 pm
    Norwegian 17th May delicacies cream cake (bløtekake), ice cream, yummie hot dogs, waffles and more.
    Entertainment for the kids-
    Raffle, raffle!

    Volunteer call
    For the day to be successful, we need volunteers to contribue, bake and bring cakes, help out in the kitchen and outdoors, serving cakes, hot dogs ice cream and waffles, sell raffle tickets and more. Any help, if only for an hours, would be appreciated!

    Volunteers, please contact Anecke or Eva by 4th May. Contact details in Budstikka. You can also reach Friends of Norway on Facebook.

    Sjømannskirken, Norwegian Church Abroad https://www.sjomannskirken.no/australia/

    Friends of Norway in Melbourne, public Facebook group
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/467779720001265/

  • 17th of May Celebrations 2017

    17.mai feiring

    Friends of Norway celebrates the Norwegian National Day

    Time: Sunday 14th May 2017 11am - 4 pm
    Venue: Swedish Church 21 St Georges Rd Toorak

    Program
    11 am - 12 noon.
    Sermon. The Norwegian Church Abroad, Sjømannskirke Chaplain Kristoffer Lønning Tørresen conducts.
    The Scandinavian Choir of Melbourne sings Norwegian songs.

    12 noon - 12.30 pm
    Welcome by Friends of Norway President Ole martin Chapman
    Speech of the Day by Beate Gabrielsen, First Secretary at the
    Norwegian Embassy in Canberra
    Norwegian National Anthem 'Ja, vi elsker dette landet' accompanied by the Borondara Brass Band.

    12.30 pm
    17th May Flag parade through the streets of Toorak, accompanied by Boroondara Brass Band.

    1pm - 4 pm
    Norwegian 17th May delicacies cream cake (bløtekake), ice cream, yummie hot dogs, waffles and more.
    Entertainment for the kids-
    Raffle, raffle!

    Volunteer call
    For the day to be successful, we need volunteers to contribue, bake and bring cakes, help out in the kitchen and outdoors, serving cakes, hot dogs ice cream and waffles, sell raffle tickets and more. Any help, if only for an hours, would be appreciated!

    Volunteers, please contact Anecke or Eva by 4th May. Contact details in Budstikka. You can also reach Friends of Norway on Facebook.

    Sjømannskirken, Norwegian Church Abroad https://www.sjomannskirken.no/australia/

    Friends of Norway in Melbourne, public Facebook group
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/467779720001265/

  • Easter Celebrations 2017

    Friends of Norway welcomes all children of FON members to join our Easter workshop and egg-hunt!

    Bring your own drink and platter to enjoy in the lovely garden of Svenska Kyrkan in Toorak.

    Time: Sunday 23 April 2017 10 am - 1 pm
    Venue: Swedish Church, Toorak House 21 St Georges Rd Toorak VIC
    Entry: Free but RSVP required by 16 April

    The entry is free but for a successful event please confirm your participation to Kamilla, Eva or Anecke so we know to have sufficient material for the creative minds and eggs for the egg hunters!

    Contact details in Budstikka and the FON Play Group is on Facebook.

    We look forward to the fun together with you!

  • Easter Celebrations 2017

    Friends of Norway welcomes all children of FON members to join our Easter workshop and egg-hunt!

    Bring your own drink and platter to enjoy in the lovely garden of Svenska Kyrkan in Toorak.

    Time: Sunday 23 April 2017 10 am - 1 pm
    Venue: Swedish Church, Toorak House 21 St Georges Rd Toorak VIC
    Entry: Free but RSVP required by 16 April

    The entry is free but for a successful event please confirm your participation to Kamilla, Eva or Anecke so we know to have sufficient material for the creative minds and eggs for the egg hunters!

    Contact details in Budstikka and the FON Play Group is on Facebook.

    We look forward to the fun together with you!

  • Easter Celebrations 2017

    Friends of Norway welcomes all children of FON members to join our Easter workshop and egg-hunt!

    Bring your own drink and platter to enjoy in the lovely garden of Svenska Kyrkan in Toorak.

    Time: Sunday 23 April 2017 10 am - 1 pm
    Venue: Swedish Church, Toorak House 21 St Georges Rd Toorak VIC
    Entry: Free but RSVP required by 16 April

    The entry is free but for a successful event please confirm your participation to Kamilla, Eva or Anecke so we know to have sufficient material for the creative minds and eggs for the egg hunters!

    Contact details in Budstikka and the FON Play Group is on Facebook.

    We look forward to the fun together with you!

  • Members' Luncheon at the Cuckoo, Sunday 25 October 2015 at 12 noon

    Friends of Norway Members' Luncheon 2015 is held Sunday 25 October at The Cuckoo Restaurant in Olinda, a popular tourist town in the bushy and scenic Dandenong Ranges.

    We look forward to another enjoyable get-together with Friends of Norway members and families.

    Members feast for free in this annual Luncheon where 50 complimentary tickets are booked on a first come first serve basis - or 'først til mølla' as we say in Norwegian. And yes, you can become a member on the day!

    Complimentary tickets are now booked out. Please contact Cuckoo directly for availability if you didn't make a booking yet and would like to join. Cuckoo serves a wide range of Bavarian-inspired food.

    Friends of Norway can arrange for a lift from Toorak House to the Dandenongs.

    The Cuckoo Restaurant
    508 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd
    Olinda Vic 3788
    Phone: 9751 1003
    cuckoorestaurant.com.au

  • Members' Luncheon at the Cuckoo, Sunday 25 October 2015 at 12 noon

    Friends of Norway Members' Luncheon 2015 is held Sunday 25 October at The Cuckoo Restaurant in Olinda, a popular tourist town in the bushy and scenic Dandenong Ranges.

    We look forward to another enjoyable get-together with Friends of Norway members and families.

    Members feast for free in this annual Luncheon where 50 complimentary tickets are booked on a first come first serve basis - or 'først til mølla' as we say in Norwegian. And yes, you can become a member on the day!

    Complimentary tickets are now booked out. Please contact Cuckoo directly for availability if you didn't make a booking yet and would like to join. Cuckoo serves a wide range of Bavarian-inspired food.

    Friends of Norway can arrange for a lift from Toorak House to the Dandenongs.

    The Cuckoo Restaurant
    508 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd
    Olinda Vic 3788
    Phone: 9751 1003
    cuckoorestaurant.com.au

  • Members' Luncheon at the Cuckoo, Sunday 25 October 2015 at 12 noon

    Friends of Norway Members' Luncheon 2015 is held Sunday 25 October at The Cuckoo Restaurant in Olinda, a popular tourist town in the bushy and scenic Dandenong Ranges.

    We look forward to another enjoyable get-together with Friends of Norway members and families.

    Members feast for free in this annual Luncheon where 50 complimentary tickets are booked on a first come first serve basis - or 'først til mølla' as we say in Norwegian. And yes, you can become a member on the day!

    Complimentary tickets are now booked out. Please contact Cuckoo directly for availability if you didn't make a booking yet and would like to join. Cuckoo serves a wide range of Bavarian-inspired food.

    Friends of Norway can arrange for a lift from Toorak House to the Dandenongs.

    The Cuckoo Restaurant
    508 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd
    Olinda Vic 3788
    Phone: 9751 1003
    cuckoorestaurant.com.au

  • Members' Luncheon at the Cuckoo, Sunday 25 October 2015 at 12 noon

    Friends of Norway Members' Luncheon 2015 is held Sunday 25 October at The Cuckoo Restaurant in Olinda, a popular tourist town in the bushy and scenic Dandenong Ranges.

    We look forward to another enjoyable get-together with Friends of Norway members and families.

    Members feast for free in this annual Luncheon where 50 complimentary tickets are booked on a first come first serve basis - or 'først til mølla' as we say in Norwegian. And yes, you can become a member on the day!

    Complimentary tickets are now booked out. Please contact Cuckoo directly for availability if you didn't make a booking yet and would like to join. Cuckoo serves a wide range of Bavarian-inspired food.

    Friends of Norway can arrange for a lift from Toorak House to the Dandenongs.

    The Cuckoo Restaurant
    508 Mount Dandenong Tourist Rd
    Olinda Vic 3788
    Phone: 9751 1003
    cuckoorestaurant.com.au

  • Norwegian Juletrefest! Traditional Christmas celebration

    Friends of Norway, The Norwegian Club of Victoria, invites you to the Norwegian traditional 'juletrefest', Christmas celebration.

    Sunday 11th of December 2016
    Swedish Church, 21 St Georges Rd Toorak Melbourne Vic 3142

    Program

    10 am:
    Julegudstjeneste: Norwegian Christmas service by Sjømannskirken's priest Kristoffer Lønning Tørresen
    Christmas Carols by Scandinavian Choir of Melbourne

    11 am:
    Children bake ginger bread cookies.
    Sing Norwegian Christmas carols while going around the decorated Christmas tree.
    Friends of Norway's Norwegian Language School performance
    'Kommer Julenissen'? See if Santa Clas will find his way to all the children!

    What to bring:
    A plate of food to share
    A name-labelled present for your child.
    Also appreciated would be a present to be donated to the Salvation Army, labelled with girl/boy and age group.

    Friends of Norway look forward to seeing you!

    For questions, please call Friends of Norway Secretary Anecke on 0417 138 000.

    https://www.sjomannskirken.no/australia/
    http://scandinavianchoir.org/

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