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The mission of Sons of Norway is to promote and to preserve the heritage and culture of Norway, to celebrate our relationship with other Nordic countries, and provide quality insurance and financial products to our members.

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Lodge Hours


The Lodge Office is open Monday-Friday, 10am-3pm

(206) 783-1274

The Library is open Wednesdays, from 10am-2pm

Lodge Meetings


Leif Erikson Lodge general meetings take place at 5:30pm every second Wednesday of the month at Leif Erikson Lodge, except July and August.

Children's Events

Leif Erikson Lodge has a wide variety of activities and events specifically for children and young people. Please see the Children's Events & Activities for more information.


Deadline for submissions to the newsletter is the 8th of the month.

DateEvent  WhereDetails 


October 9th 

  Happy Leif Erikson Day!


October 10th 

Norna Potluck and Business Meeting    Noon


October 11th 

 Lodge Membership MeetingLodge Main Hall 


Youth pizza and pumpkin carving (6-8pm)

New members night, Sons of Norway Foundation month, and VPs night!


October 14th

Second Saturday Kafestua Kafestua    10am-2:30pm


October 14th

Second Saturday Happy Hour Kafestua    5-8pm $5 gets you two beverages and snacks!


October 15th 

Viking Dinner Lodge Main Hall 

5pm - Free Parking at Banner Bank!!


Celebrate Leif Erikson with a Viking Dinner!Vikings from the Viking Encampment will share stories about early Norwegian history. You'll learn some fine drinking songs and skals to your health. Viking dress is encouraged, but please leave the horned helmets at home if possible.

Eat and drink like a Viking who ate very healthy and delicious treats, fresh meat and vegetables, cheeses, bread, fruit, mead and more! No potatoes yet and no forks which hadn't been invented yet! Bring your carved horn spoon if you want to make one for the event.

Viking items will be offered at a silent auction, so remember to bring your gold, silver, or check!

Buy Tickets Here


Proceeds go to the repair and upgrade of the lodge.


October 20th 

Kafestua Kafestua  Kafestua is closed today


October 21-22

11th Annual Bazaar!
The Lodge
Saturday Oct. 21st 10am-4am
Sunday Oct. 22nd 11am-4am
Have some family fun while enjoying delicious Nordic food!  Tastefully designed sandwiches to the delicate krumkake cone, the hearty ertesuppe/peasoup, and rømmegrøt, there is something for everyone!
Handicrafts from our Norna ladies; tombola with lots of prizes for young and young at heart in our Karnival Korner; spot raffles featuring gift certificates from local restaurants and other businesses; gently loved previously owned items at our Ditt og Datt booth; find a good book at our Book Nook; one of a kind items, beautiful antiques, and collectibles at our hourly silent auctions; baskets full of goodies, cash, griddles for baking your favorite Norwegian specialty, and more at our Center Table.
There are our main ticket raffles with $1000 cash, $500 cash, two $200 gift certificates to Scandinavian Specialties, and $100 cash.
Tickets may be purchased in the hall office, from lodge members, or during the bazaar. Our vendors include: Desiree of Sweden, with her gifts from Scandinavia; Judy’s Painted Treasures with Norwegian rosemaling; Nordic Folklore by local artist Sharon Aamodt; Handmade by Hanson; and others.
Free admission and free parking in designated local parking lots for this event only.
Stayed tuned to our website for previews of silent auction and center table donations!

Happening at the Lodge Every Month

Kaffestua is open Monday, Wednesdays and Fridays from 10am-2:30pm, except for holidays.  There's also a "Second Saturday" Kaffestua on the second Saturday of each month.  Volunteer to help host and there are plenty of folks to help teach how to make the sandwiches!

Member Happy Hours are on the second Saturday of the month, from 5-8pm.  $5 gets you two beverages and snacks! (None in January)

Leikarringen Practice is Tuesday nights from 7:30-8:30.  First Tuesday of the month is Party Night and Casual Dance, from 7:30-9:30.

Exercise Class  Wednesday mornings at 10:15am.  $3 each time or 4 classes for $10 led by Audrey Pan Collins from the Olympic Health Club

Norna Potluck and Business Meeting is the 2nd Tuesday of the month at noon.

The Library is open Wednesdays 10am-2pm.