Upcoming Events

Hampton Roads Lodge 2022 Schedule

Remainder of the year

Please check carefully for updated information

*Events in green are with our Satellite lodge: Norge Norsemen in Williamsburg

January 2022

January 6      Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

January 11     Norge Norsemen Leadership Group Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

January 20    HR SON Lodge Meeting (in place of potluck) via Zoom at 7:00 PM. Program “About the Sons of Norway Sports Program” by Mike Solhaug.

January 24     Norge Norsemen monlthy meeting via Zoom 6:30 PM. Program “About the Sons of Norway Sports Program” by Mike Solhaug.

February 2022

February 3      Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

February 12    Ole and Lena’s Wedding at Bayside Presbyterian Church in Fellowship Hall at 5:00 PM (wedding start 5:30 PM). Potluck reception following.

February 19    “New Member’s Pancake Breakfast” the morning of 19th February at our Bayside Presbyterian church, Fellowship room. Time TBD

February ?       “Norge Norsemen New Members Breakfast” at the Norge Community Hall. Time/Date TBD.

March 2022

March 3            Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

March 26          “Norwegian Lady Ceremony” Virginia Beach Boardwalk at 25th St. at 1:00 PM with special show from the Stoughton Norwegian Dancers

March 26           Membership Lodge Meeting at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 5:00 PM. Special performance from Stoughton Norwegian Dancers. Potluck dinner.

March 27           Norge Norsemen potluck and special show from Stoughton Norwegian Dancers. Time TBD. 

April 2022

April 7            Board Meeting at 7:00 PM

April 21          Membership Lodge meeting at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program TBD.

April ?            Fellowship Lunch, time and place TBD.

April 30         Norfolk NATO parade at 10:00 AM.

May 2022

May 5            Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

May 17          Lay Flowers at Forest Lawn Cemetery 10:30 AM. Fellowship lunch at 12:01 PM, location TBD.

May ?            50th Lodge Anniversary at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program TBD.

June – August 2022

June ?            Midsummer Picnic time and location TBD.

June 10-12   3rd District Convention in Jacksonville, FL.  (Early arrival preferred June 9-13).

June 16         Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

July 21          Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM

July/August Fellowship Luncheon. Time and place TBD.

August 18      Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

September 2022

September 1   Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

September 15  Membership Lodge meeting at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program TBD.

September ?   Fellowship Luncheon. Time and place TBD.

October 2022

October 6   Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

October 9   Leif Erickson Day at the entrance of the Mariner’s Museum and Park. Newport News. 12:00 PM. Fellowship Luncheon to follow. Time and place TBD.

October 20  Membership Lodge meeting at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program TBD.

November 2022

November 3   Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

November 4    Set up Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar at Francis Asbury United Methodist Church in Fellowship Hall. 3-5 PM.

November 5    Hampton Roads Sons of Norway Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar at Francis Asbury United Methodist Church in Fellowship Hall. 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

November 11   Norge Norsement Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar. Norge Community Hall in Williamsburg, Virginia. 3-5 PM.

November 12   Norge Norsement Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar. Norge Community Hall in Williamsburg, Virginia. 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM.

November 17    Membership Lodge meeting at Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program TBD.

December 2022

December 1   Board Meeting via Zoom 7:00 PM.

December ?   Hampton Roads Sons of Norway Christmas Party. Time and place TBD.

December ?   Norge Norsemen Julebord. Time and place TBD.

Check back often. Upcoming events, programs and activities will be added/updated upon approval of the board.

Past 2021 Events

January 2021

January 7       Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

January 21      Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom – 7:00 PM. Program “Norwegian-American Genealogy” by Dana Kelly, Executive Director of the Norwegian American Genealogical Center and Naeseth Library

February 2021

February 4       Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

February 14      Watch the Stoughton Norwegian Dancer’s preform live via their Facebook page Valentines day (February 14th) at 1:30 CST, which is 2:30 pm our time EST. Learn more about the event and the Stoughton Norwegian Dancers here

February 18      Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom – 7:00 PM. “Norwegian Fairy Tales and Fairy Tale Collectors” by June Cooper

March 2021

March               Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

March 18         Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom – 7:00 PM. Program, “Searching for Nora: After the Doll’s House” by Author Wendy Swallow. Click here to learn more about the book. Click here to read Henrik Ibsen’s play, A Doll’s House.

April 2021

April 1                  Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

April 10               Fellowship Luncheon at Opus 9 – HR and Norge Norsemen at 11:30 AM

April 26                Norge Norsemen meeting Viking Hall 6:30 PM

April 15                 Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom – 7:00 PM. Program “Norwegian Fairy Tales and Folklore” Continued by June Cooper

May 2021

May 6                  Board Lodge Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

May 17                 Lay Flowers at Forest Lawn Cemetery for Norwegian Sailors at 10:30 AM, Fellowship lunch at Long Boards 12:01 PM

May 17                 Norge Norsemen “Syttende May Party” Viking Hall 4:00 to 6:00 PM

May 20                Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom – 7:00 PM. Program “Answering Your Questions About Sons of Norway” by SON International President, Ron Stubbings

June – August 2021

June 3                 Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

June 5                  NATO Festival – Check here for more info

June 19                 Midsummers Picnic – Zingarelli’s Home 12:00 to 4:00 PM

June 27               Norge Norsemen St. Hans/Midsummer picnic at Berkley’s Green Clubhouse 4:00 to 7:00 PM

July 15                 Lodge Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM. Program “Leif Erickson Cruise 2019” by the Zingarelli’s, Rumney’s, and Nordstrom’s Viking Cruise (they took this cruise which visited the route of Leif Erickson: Norway, Scotland, Faroe Islands, Iceland, Greenland, and Canada)

July 22nd        Fellowship Lunch – New Delta Hotel by Marriott, 2800 Shore Drive, Virginia Beach 12:00 PM – RSVP to Vivian Zingarelli by July 22nd

August 19               Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

August 27               Initial Scandinavian Christmas Bazaars Meeting at 2:00 PM – Zingarelli’s home

September 2021

September 2         Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

September 18        Membership Lodge Meeting, Bayside Presbyterian Church at 5:00 PM. With possible Potluck

September ?          Fellowship Lunch Date, time and place TBD

September 21        “Searching For Norah” Book Club Review with Author, Wendy Swallow via Zoom

September 27        Norge Norsemen Meeting, Viking Hall at 6:30 PM

October 2021

October 7               Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM

October 9               Leif Erikson Day Celebration, Mariners’ Museum in Newport News at 12:00 PM. Followed by Fellowship Lunch.

October 20            Norwegian/Scandinavian aimed Ghost Tour by local Historian, Robert Hitchings. A the Elmwood Cemetery. 10:30 AM. Lunch to follow at the Blue Moon TapHouse in Norfolk.

October 21             Membership Lodge Meeting via Zoom at 7:00. Discussing Bazaar and upcoming events.

November 2021

November 4           Board Meeting via Zoom at 7:00 PM.

November 5          Set up “Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar” at Francis Asbury United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM.

November 6          “Scandinavian Christmas Bazaar” at Francis Asbury United Methdist Methodist Church Fellowship Hall. 9:00 AM t0 3:00 PM.

November 12         Set up Norge Norsemen “Christmas Bazaar” at Viking Hall 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

November 13         Norge Norsemen “Christmas Bazaar” at Viking Hall 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

November 18         Membership Lodge Meeting, Bayside Presbyterian Church at 7:30 PM. Program History of Christmas Card by local Historian, Robert Hitchings.

December 2021

December 2           Board Meeting, Bayside Presbyterian Church – Room 506 or Zoom at 7:00 PM

December 5           Christmas Party, Holiday Inn -Virginia Beach Conference Center. 5655 Greenwich Rd. Time 5:30 – 9:30 PM

December 11          Norge Norsemen Jul Fest at Viking Hall at 11:30 to 3:00 PM