As I Travel and visit lodges in the District I find each lodge is different and unique in it’s own way even though we are of one order in Sons of Norway. Though the lodges are different, they are all … Read More
On January 28, 2023 a Zone7 officers will install the new Bla Fjell Board for term 2023-2024.
One pill makes you larger And one pill makes you small, And the ones that mother gives you Don’t do anything at all. Go ask Alice When she’s ten feet tall. And if you go chasing rabbits And you know … Read More
At the northwesternmost part of Sogn og Fjordane county lies Selje municipality, a quiet peninsula embracing a couple of small, rocky islands. One of those islands is Selja. At just one mile wide and with only five permanent residents (give … Read More
In 1989, a Norwegian citizen named Trygve Bauge brought the corpse of his recently deceased grandfather, Bredo Morstøl, to the United States. The body was preserved on dry ice for the trip, and stored in liquid nitrogen at the Trans Time cryonics facility in San Leandro, California from 1990 … Read More
The Kingdom of Denmark-Norway had long remained neutral in the Napoleonic Wars. England, however, feared that Napoleon would attempt to conquer the Danish-Norwegian naval fleet. In a move to prevent this from happening, England attacked Copenhagen and abducted the naval … Read More
New Newsletter Contest Winner Announced Beginning now there will be a newsletter contest and all lodges will be eligible to win! Simply, insert the exact statement; “Lodge name– Supports a Dementia Friendly Society” as a permanent part of your lodge … Read More
Godt Nytt År Dear Lodge Secretaries, Below is information for your 2023 work as secretaries. Make sure that you have completed the D-63 Officer Update Form even if your lodge did not have an election, and that you order directories … Read More
Breukelen (Dutch pronunciation: [ˈbrøːkələ(n)] is a town and former municipality in the Netherlands, in the province of Utrecht. It is situated to the north west of Utrecht, along the river Vecht and close to the lakes of the Loosdrechtse Plassen, an area of natural and tourist interest. It … Read More
Bondelandet 3-612 Presentation of the 2020 International Small Lodge of the year. In attendance: District 3 Secretary Karen Olsen-Helmold District 3 President Steve Helmold Bondelandet Lodge President Jeannie Addison International Treasurer Mary B. Andersen Restauration 3-555 … Read More
“I am only one, but still I am one. I cannot do everything, but still I can do something; and because I cannot do everything, I will not refuse to do something that I can do.” Helen Keller. Thanks to … Read More
We mourn the loss of Arne Olsen who passed away in November 18, 2022. He was a charter member, longtime Finance Director, and Former President of Bla Fjell lodge. At the November meeting, we elected our new Board for 2023-2024 … Read More
November meeting is held a week early due to Thanksgiving weekend…meeting Nov. 19. At this meeting, we will vote on the candidates for officers 2023-2024. To be installed January or February 2023.
This month, we celebrate the lodge’s 26th Anniversary.
Fall is upon us and your Third District Board and its committees have been very busy working in all areas of District business. The website committee met and determined that the district website was too old and recommended to the … Read More