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Sons of Norway March event held

Staff Writer
Story City Herald
Sons of Norway March event held

Sons of Norway Kong Sverre Lodge held its March event in Story City with the program “Norwegian Silver Jewelry – Traditions and Beliefs” by Laurann Gilbertson, Chief Curator at Vesterheim Norwegian-American Museum in Decorah, Iowa. Laurann spoke about Sølje, Norway’s national jewelry which is also worn on their costume called the bunad. Sons of Norway Events are open to all interested in learning more about Scandinavian heritage and culture and guests are always welcome. Pictured, from left, are Carolyn Ahlstrom, Diane Bryne, speaker Laurann Gilbertson and Ingrid Place. contributed photo