Congratulations are in order for Sunna Pam Furstenau as the president of Iceland, Guðni Th. Jóhannesson, presented her with the The Order of the Falcon. The Icelandic community is very proud of Sunna for receiving this prestigious award. To find out more about the ceremony and The order of the Falcon, check out the post on the Icelandic Roots webpage link, written by Doug Hanson. https://www.icelandicroots.com/single-post/2017/09/18/The-Icelandic-Order-of-the-Falcon
Come out and celebrate your Icelandic heritage with plenty of Icelanders and people of Icelandic decent. Not of Icelandic decent? Not a problem, you can pretend to be one for the weekend – we are sure you will fit right in! Here is the schedule for the fun weekend ahead!
Hope to see you at ‘The Deuce!’ Check out the SCHEDULE OF EVENTS below.
If you have not paid your membership dues yet or if you can make a donation, please do so at these links: MEMBERSHIP — DONATION Can you help out? Even if it is just an hour or two – Click this link: VOLUNTEERor contact Jolene, Curt, Susan, or Darren
The 97th Annual Icelandic National League of North America Convention was recently held in Vancouver, British Columbia at the River Rock Casino Resort. To read more about the Vancouver convention and hear some of the speakers: http://www.inlofna.org/2016-Convention-in-Vancouver
North Dakota was well represented with Susan Herman Atwood, Liane Johnson, Junell Halldorson Jonasson, Doreen Kristjanson Marson, Jolene Halldorson, and Sunna Pam Olafson Furstenau.