In-Store Events at Ingebretsen's



October 22/23/24
Employees Flea Market and Vintage Sale

3 Days!
Scandinavian treasures from our attics and closets.    9 to 5


Saturday, October 25 - Lutefisk Day

~ Get a taste of Lutefisk, the famous Nordic delicacy.    11 to 1
~ Learn about our Scandinavian specialty foods from our own Mike Svendahl.    11, 12 & 1
~ Jim Ayers, skilled local wood carver, demonstrates his carving of birds in flight,
    created out of a single piece of wood.    2 to 5


Saturday, November 1 - More wood carving demonstrations

~ Chip carving with Walter Grittner.    10 to 2
~ Acanthus carving with Jock Holmen.    1 to 4


Saturday, November 8 - Rosemaling demonstrations

~ Shirley Evenstad    9 to 12
~ Rosann Jorde     1 to 3


Saturday, November 15 - Legends in Wool Trunk Show

~ Beautifully designed clothing, inspired by the legends of nature, by Laurie Jacobi and Mary Jane Miller.    10 to 4
~ Meet author Lori Evert and photographer Per Breiehagen, creators of the book 
A Christmas Wish
    Also meet Anja , the main character of this beautifully photographed book.    10 to 12
~ Booksigning with Odell Bjerkness, author of 
Norwegian Folk Weddings, Origin of Modern Cultural Traditions.    1 to 3


Saturday, November 22 - Traditional Crafts Demonstrations

~ Lefse-making    10 to 12
~ Svidicor, a wood decoration technique, with Dick Enstad.    1 to 4
~ Lucet cord making with Nancy Enstad.    1 to 4


Saturday, December 6 - Sami Day... Building Bridges

Meet members of the Sami Siida of North America.
The Siida will be in our classroom space with interactive activities for all
and folks ready to answer questions about the indigenous people of the Scandinavian arctic.


Saturday, December 13 - St. Lucia

We celebrate St. Lucia Day with music by the 
Svenskarnasdag Girls Choir
and pepparkakor cookies and coffee.    11 to 1