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Nordic Summer Concert

Authority on Nordic Music to present Organ ConcertThird Baptist Church – 620 North Grand, St. Louis, MOJune 14, 2017 – 6:00 pm Third Baptist Church of St. Louis is happy to host James D. Hicks of Bernardsville, New Jersey as the first performer in the summer organ concert series. Hicks is recognized as the leading […]

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Last Viking Workshop until September

Alla Vikingar! At the April Workshop we had a smaller attendance than usual but had a good discussion about where the Vikings settled (which was about anywhere they wanted to!). The May workshop, which will be at 1:00 PM on May 23 (the 4th Tuesday) at the Kirkwood Commerce Bank, will be the last workshop […]

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Swedish Film opening April 28

The acclaimed Swedish feature documentary film I CALLED HIM MORGAN will open in St. Louis on April 28 at the Landmark Tivoli Theatre (6350 Delmar Blvd., in the Loop) and will continue there until at least May 4. Recent screenings in NYC, LA and San Francisco were sold out, and the film has been held […]

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Member Stephen Kling to introduce new book at Missouri History Museum

See attached flyer and come support fellow member Stephen Kling at the Missouri History Museum on May 21. See Events Tab or flyer below to learn more. This event is free. InvitationBOS.pdfSteve Kling

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Next Viking Workshop April 25

Heysan,Vikingar! Today (Mar. 28) the workshop talked about “Why and How the Vikings Became Vikings”.  We had a lively and interesting discussion with everyone participating.  There is no simple answer; it seems to be a complicated combination of things. We chose “Where Vikings Settled” as the subject for next month’s workshop on April 25.  Hope […]

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Next Viking Workshop March 28

Hej! In my last email I gave the wrong date for our next workshop!   It is still on the 4th Tue. as advertised, but the date is March 28th.  Yag ar ledsen!  See you on the 28trh. Dave

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Viking Workshop: A Message from David Peterson

Just a reminder:  The Feb. workshop will be at 1:00 PM on Feb. 28 at the Kirkwood Commerce Bank at Kirkwood Rd. and East Washington in Kirkwood.  For those who are new, the parking lot is on East Washington St. (one block north of Adams).  Come in the front door, bear a little to the […]

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Calling all Vikings

Calling all Vikings! Two weeks ago I asked for suggestions (within about 10days) for this years workshops.  That was over two weeks ago and I have received only two responses.  This is very discouraging.   I am asking you to give a few minutes thought.  Surely there is some aspect of Viking life you would like […]

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Viking Meeting

Yo, Vikings!! As you know, we will not meet in January. But it is time to plan the Feb. meeting. As we are a workshop (not a lecture audience) we need to decide on a subject in advance for each workshop. I need for EACH AND EVERY member to pick some aspect of Viking life […]

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VIKING WORKSHOP

      At the Nov. workshop we discussed the end of the Viking Era.   History says it ended with the Norman invasion of England in 1066 AD.  However, there were several known Viking raids after that.  There were two things that caused the raids to die out:  The countries subject to raids became more organized and […]

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