January 2011 archive

Sarasota Lodge Regatta

Sarasota Lodge 539 invites you to their Spring Fest Regatta When: Friday & Saturday March 11 and 12, 2011 Where:  Lake Manatee State Park 200007 State Road 64 East Bradenton, Florida (941)741-3028 For additional information, please contact Mary Larsen (941)371-6132 or [email protected] Download the details here:   Sarasota Lodge 539 Spring Fest Regatta 2011  

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Tribute To Our Founder

Terry Francis

MY GIFT TO VIOLET TERRY FRANCIS My husband and I relocated to Estero in 2005 and as much as we loved this tropical paradise, we sorely lacked friendship. The years went by and one day I saw the article in the newspaper about the Viking Lodge in Estero, and the rest is history.  And that …

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Board of Governors


Sons of Norway Foundation Searching for New Board of Governors Minneapolis – The Sons of Norway Foundation, a Minneapolis-based 501(c) (3), is beginning the New Year with an exciting change in governance. Unlike previous years, where the Foundation was lead by a Board of Governors comprised of Sons of Norway’s International Officers, it has been …

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Gratulerer Med Dagen

SEPTEMBER: John Jensen 9-2 Salah Batrawi 9-7 Charles Jensen 9-9 Lenny Lewis 9-15 Robert Sanders 9-17 Ed Sandnes 9-19 Linda Knott 9-19 Wayne Seagren 9-20 Carol Mjaatvedt 9-25 Alfred Nillson 9-30

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krumkake gulfcoastvikings.com

Krumkake Recipe   4 large Eggs, beaten well 1 ½ cup Sugar 3 Tbs. Water 1 tsp.Vanilla ½ pound melted Butter (No Margarine!) 2 cups Flour Beat sugar, water, vanilla and egg.  Gradually add flour. Blend in butter. Bake in Krumkake Iron.

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lefse from gulfcoastvikings.com

Lefse Recipe   5 cups water 1-1/2 Tablespoons salt 2/3 stick margarine Bring above ingredients to a boil, and remove from stove Add: 2-1/2 cups milk (2% or whole) 7 1/2 cups instant potatoes (Hungry Jack) Divide above into halves. Into each half add: 1 stick melted margarine 1 T. sugar Stir and refrigerate overnight. …

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Norwegian Flag about us gulf coast vikings lodge

Gulf Coast Vikings Lodge 3-683 Serving members of Lee and Collier Counties Estero, Florida Instituted March 26, 2010 at Three Oaks Banquet, Estero, Florida Are your ancestors from Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark or Iceland and do you have an interest in preserving the culture and history of your past? Or, do you have friends or …

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