UPCOMING EVENTS

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  •  Crafts of Christmas at Nordic Northwest Exhibit
    Nov 19, 2022, 9:00 AM – Jan 01, 2023, 5:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    On display November 19 through January 1. This season, we are highlighting the crafts of the Nordic countries that mark the Christmas season. Come to Nordic Northwest to see a spectacular display and a chance to learn more about each of the countries’ traditions!
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  • SOLD OUT: Advanced Sami Inspired Bracelet Workshop
    Dec 03, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Build on the essential techniques of this Sami invented handcraft and make either a 4, 5, or 8 strand braid, incorporating silver beads or leather strips in contrasting colors. Then, stitch the braids to reindeer leather and finish your bracelet with a reindeer antler button.
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  • Portland Nordic Chorus Christmas Concert
    Dec 03, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Join us for the annual Portland Nordic Chorus featuring beautiful traditional music from the Nordic countries!
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  • Nordic Kubb
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 04
    Nordia House
    Dec 04, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Often described as a combination of bowling and horseshoes. There is a certain level of strategy that is used by players and has led Kubb fans to nickname the game “Viking Chess”.
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  • Nordic Knitting Circle
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Dec 05
    Nordia House
    Dec 05, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Beginner and expert knitters, fiber artists, and any folks interested in crafts are all welcome to join the Nordic Knitting Circle. Bring your own project, join ongoing projects including color work projects, and get help and support from others.
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  • ScanFair
    Sat, Dec 10
    Oregon Convention Center
    Dec 10, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM PST
    Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Experience the sights, sounds, tastes, and traditions of the Nordic Holiday season. ScanFair brings Scandinavia to Portland through traditional food vendors, entertainment program focused on cultural heritage, educational craft corner, and welcoming local community organizations.
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  • ScanFair
    Sun, Dec 11
    Oregon Convention Center
    Dec 11, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM PST
    Oregon Convention Center, Portland, OR 97232, USA
    Experience the sights, sounds, tastes, and traditions of the Nordic Holiday season. ScanFair brings Scandinavia to Portland through traditional food vendors, entertainment program focused on cultural heritage, educational craft corner, and welcoming local community organizations.
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  • Red Cross Blood Drive
    Wed, Dec 14
    Nordia House
    Dec 14, 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM PST
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Nordic Northwest will be hosting community blood drives with the American Red Cross on December 14th at Nordia House, located at 8800 SW Oleson Rd Portland, OR 97223.
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  • SOLD OUT: Christmas at Fogelbo Tours
    Dec 16, 10:00 AM – 1:30 PM
    Fogelbo, 8740 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Hear about the history of Fogelbo and the large collection of Nordic antiques. You will not want to miss a chance to see inside of this registered National Historic Place built by the famed Henry Steiner.
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  • Christmas Card Making
    Sat, Dec 17
    Nordia House
    Dec 17, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM PST
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    There is no better time to get crafty than these cold winter months. Here is a chance to craft your very own Christmas and holiday cards! You’ll create your own cards with a Nordic motif instructed by Portland-based artist Annelie Thurin.
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  • SOLD OUT: Christmas at Fogelbo Tours
    Dec 17, 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
    Fogelbo, 8740 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Hear about the history of Fogelbo and the large collection of Nordic antiques. You will not want to miss a chance to see inside of this registered National Historic Place built by the famed Henry Steiner.
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  • Julbord Dinner with Broder Söder
    Multiple Dates
    Sat, Dec 17
    Nordia House
    Dec 17, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Join us to ring in the holiday season with a savory Scandinavian feast, traditional mulled wine, and cozy company! Julbord is a Nordic holiday celebration where traditional Christmas food and beverages are served. Julbord translates to “Christmas Table”.
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  • CANCELED: Nordic Kubb
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 18
    Nordia House
    Dec 18, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Often described as a combination of bowling and horseshoes. There is a certain level of strategy that is used by players and has led Kubb fans to nickname the game “Viking Chess”.
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  • Dala Horse Christmas Ornament Carving
    Dec 18, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    In this seasonal class, students will learn some basic carving and painting techniques as we work on our own dala-inspired horse ornaments. All experience levels are welcome.
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  • Julbord Dinner with Broder Söder
    Multiple Dates
    Sun, Dec 18
    Nordia House
    Dec 18, 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Join us to ring in the holiday season with a savory Scandinavian feast, traditional mulled wine, and cozy company! Julbord is a Nordic holiday celebration where traditional Christmas food and beverages are served. Julbord translates to “Christmas Table”.
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  • Nordic Knitting Circle
    Multiple Dates
    Tue, Dec 20
    Nordia House
    Dec 20, 12:30 PM – 2:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Beginner and expert knitters, fiber artists, and any folks interested in crafts are all welcome to join the Nordic Knitting Circle. Bring your own project, join ongoing projects including color work projects, and get help and support from others.
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  • Norwegian Conversation Group
    Multiple Dates
    Mon, Dec 26
    Nordia House
    Dec 26, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Come practice your norsk - all levels and ages welcome!
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  • Finding Hygge
    Wed, Dec 28
    Nordia House
    Dec 28, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Nordia House, 8800 SW Oleson Rd, Portland, OR 97223, USA
    Tis the season – to get cozy. This is the perfect night to grab some hot chocolate with a friend and enjoy a movie all about hygge [hue-gah].
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