Danish American Events

Event information is provided courtesy of the National Foundation for Danish America.  You’ll find a complete calendar of Danish American events at their website: danishamerica.org

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (January 19, 2021)
    on January 19, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Danish Sisterhood Lodge #20 of Kenosha Regular Meeting (January 20, 2021)
    on January 21, 2021 at 12:30 am

    DANISH SISTERHOOD LODGE #20 OF KENOSHA REGULAR MEETING Danish Sisterhood Lodge No. 20, Kenosha, WI is holding virtual meetings via Zoom on the third Wednesday of each month.    DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICALodge # 20Kenosha, Wisconsin For more information: Majbritt Stewart, Lodge Presidentmandmstewart@mac.com | 847-812-1551  Anna Nielsen, Lodge Secretaryannamnielsen88@gmail.com | 262-412-4482 Danish Sisterhood National Website

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (January 26, 2021)
    on January 26, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • A Great Danish American Birthday - Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 2021)
    on January 30, 2021 at 6:00 am

    A GREAT DANISH AMERICAN BIRTHDAY - CHRISTINE HEMMINGSEN Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 1840 - August 24, 1884) is remembered as a caring, compassionate, and courageous woman. Her home was open to friends and a mecca for old and young Danes seeking to adjust to the ways of the new world. Sorrows were shared, and joys multiplied by family fellowship. They cared. One day, after a brief illness, a young woman who was a friend of the Hemmingsen’s, died, leaving a bereaved husband and two […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (February 02, 2021)
    on February 2, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (February 09, 2021)
    on February 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Tivoli Lodge #300 Monthly Virtual Gathering (February 11, 2021)
    on February 12, 2021 at 1:00 am

    TIVOLI LODGE #300 MONTHLY VIRTUAL GATHERING Join us for a monthly virtual komsammen (get together)! Our time together includes a program on Danish traditions or culture, time to get to know each other, and a brief business meeting.  This Danish Sisterhood Lodge differs from other lodges because we are a 100% virtual lodge! Our members join us from around the country and enjoy each other through the use of Zoom technology.  Contact us by email at tivolilodge300@gmail.com for Zoom call […]

  • Fastelavn (February 14, 2021)
    on February 14, 2021 at 6:00 am

    FASTELAVN The celebration of Fastelavn comes from the Roman Catholic tradition and that's why it takes place on the last Sunday before Lent (usually between the first of February and the seventh of March). But after the Reformation, the holiday became secular. Fastelavn which means 'fast-evening' was first a celebration for adults with different competitions, games and activities, but later became associated with kids. What's Fastelavn all about? From The Local DK During the festivities, […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (February 16, 2021)
    on February 16, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Danish Sisterhood Lodge #20 of Kenosha Regular Meeting (February 17, 2021)
    on February 18, 2021 at 12:30 am

    DANISH SISTERHOOD LODGE #20 OF KENOSHA REGULAR MEETING Danish Sisterhood Lodge No. 20, Kenosha, WI is holding virtual meetings via Zoom on the third Wednesday of each month.    DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICALodge # 20Kenosha, Wisconsin For more information: Majbritt Stewart, Lodge Presidentmandmstewart@mac.com | 847-812-1551  Anna Nielsen, Lodge Secretaryannamnielsen88@gmail.com | 262-412-4482 Danish Sisterhood National Website

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (February 23, 2021)
    on February 23, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (March 02, 2021)
    on March 2, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (March 09, 2021)
    on March 9, 2021 at 5:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Tivoli Lodge #300 Monthly Virtual Gathering (March 11, 2021)
    on March 12, 2021 at 1:00 am

    TIVOLI LODGE #300 MONTHLY VIRTUAL GATHERING Join us for a monthly virtual komsammen (get together)! Our time together includes a program on Danish traditions or culture, time to get to know each other, and a brief business meeting.  This Danish Sisterhood Lodge differs from other lodges because we are a 100% virtual lodge! Our members join us from around the country and enjoy each other through the use of Zoom technology.  Contact us by email at tivolilodge300@gmail.com for Zoom call […]

  • Live From Denmark! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen (March 16, 2021)
    on March 16, 2021 at 4:00 pm

    LIVE FROM DENMARK! Photo Tour with Benedikte Ehlers Olesen Many of us have taken tours across Denmark led by Benedikte.  She has taken groups from America all across the country including many of the Danish Islands.Free Registration and Zoom Link Benedikte has offered to help us through this long Covid winter by presenting a series of photo tours to help us dream of the days ahead when we can travel back to Denmark.  We will present them on Zoom, live from her home in Denmark, and […]

  • Danish Sisterhood Lodge #20 of Kenosha Regular Meeting (March 17, 2021)
    on March 17, 2021 at 11:30 pm

    DANISH SISTERHOOD LODGE #20 OF KENOSHA REGULAR MEETING Danish Sisterhood Lodge No. 20, Kenosha, WI is holding virtual meetings via Zoom on the third Wednesday of each month.    DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICALodge # 20Kenosha, Wisconsin For more information: Majbritt Stewart, Lodge Presidentmandmstewart@mac.com | 847-812-1551  Anna Nielsen, Lodge Secretaryannamnielsen88@gmail.com | 262-412-4482 Danish Sisterhood National Website

  • Tivoli Lodge #300 Monthly Virtual Gathering (April 08, 2021)
    on April 9, 2021 at 12:00 am

    TIVOLI LODGE #300 MONTHLY VIRTUAL GATHERING Join us for a monthly virtual komsammen (get together)! Our time together includes a program on Danish traditions or culture, time to get to know each other, and a brief business meeting.  This Danish Sisterhood Lodge differs from other lodges because we are a 100% virtual lodge! Our members join us from around the country and enjoy each other through the use of Zoom technology.  Contact us by email at tivolilodge300@gmail.com for Zoom call […]

  • Danish Sisterhood Lodge #20 of Kenosha Regular Meeting (April 21, 2021)
    on April 21, 2021 at 11:30 pm

    DANISH SISTERHOOD LODGE #20 OF KENOSHA REGULAR MEETING Danish Sisterhood Lodge No. 20, Kenosha, WI is holding virtual meetings via Zoom on the third Wednesday of each month.    DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICALodge # 20Kenosha, Wisconsin For more information: Majbritt Stewart, Lodge Presidentmandmstewart@mac.com | 847-812-1551  Anna Nielsen, Lodge Secretaryannamnielsen88@gmail.com | 262-412-4482 Danish Sisterhood National Website

  • Tivoli Lodge #300 Monthly Virtual Gathering (May 13, 2021)
    on May 14, 2021 at 12:00 am

    TIVOLI LODGE #300 MONTHLY VIRTUAL GATHERING Join us for a monthly virtual komsammen (get together)! Our time together includes a program on Danish traditions or culture, time to get to know each other, and a brief business meeting.  This Danish Sisterhood Lodge differs from other lodges because we are a 100% virtual lodge! Our members join us from around the country and enjoy each other through the use of Zoom technology.  Contact us by email at tivolilodge300@gmail.com for Zoom call […]

  • This Date in Danish American History - The Danish Sisterhood of America (December 01, 2021)
    on December 1, 2021 at 6:00 am

    THIS DATE IN DANISH AMERICAN HISTORY - THE DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICA The Danish Sisterhood of America was founded on December 1, 1883 by Christine Hemmingsen, a Danish immigrant from Orup, Denmark. Inspired by the success of the Danish Brotherhood of America, Mrs. Hemmingsen established Christine Lodge #1 in Negaunee, Michigan. The Danish Sisterhood of today continues to grow with numerous lodges located throughout the United States and Canada. The Danish culture is rich – its history […]

  • A Great Danish American Birthday - Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 2022)
    on January 30, 2022 at 6:00 am

    A GREAT DANISH AMERICAN BIRTHDAY - CHRISTINE HEMMINGSEN Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 1840 - August 24, 1884) is remembered as a caring, compassionate, and courageous woman. Her home was open to friends and a mecca for old and young Danes seeking to adjust to the ways of the new world. Sorrows were shared, and joys multiplied by family fellowship. They cared. One day, after a brief illness, a young woman who was a friend of the Hemmingsen’s, died, leaving a bereaved husband and two […]

  • Fastelavn (February 13, 2022)
    on February 13, 2022 at 6:00 am

    FASTELAVN The celebration of Fastelavn comes from the Roman Catholic tradition and that's why it takes place on the last Sunday before Lent (usually between the first of February and the seventh of March). But after the Reformation, the holiday became secular. Fastelavn which means 'fast-evening' was first a celebration for adults with different competitions, games and activities, but later became associated with kids. What's Fastelavn all about? From The Local DK During the festivities, […]

  • This Date in Danish American History - The Danish Sisterhood of America (December 01, 2022)
    on December 1, 2022 at 6:00 am

    THIS DATE IN DANISH AMERICAN HISTORY - THE DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICA The Danish Sisterhood of America was founded on December 1, 1883 by Christine Hemmingsen, a Danish immigrant from Orup, Denmark. Inspired by the success of the Danish Brotherhood of America, Mrs. Hemmingsen established Christine Lodge #1 in Negaunee, Michigan. The Danish Sisterhood of today continues to grow with numerous lodges located throughout the United States and Canada. The Danish culture is rich – its history […]

  • A Great Danish American Birthday - Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 2023)
    on January 30, 2023 at 6:00 am

    A GREAT DANISH AMERICAN BIRTHDAY - CHRISTINE HEMMINGSEN Christine Hemmingsen (January 30, 1840 - August 24, 1884) is remembered as a caring, compassionate, and courageous woman. Her home was open to friends and a mecca for old and young Danes seeking to adjust to the ways of the new world. Sorrows were shared, and joys multiplied by family fellowship. They cared. One day, after a brief illness, a young woman who was a friend of the Hemmingsen’s, died, leaving a bereaved husband and two […]

  • Fastelavn (February 12, 2023)
    on February 12, 2023 at 6:00 am

    FASTELAVN The celebration of Fastelavn comes from the Roman Catholic tradition and that's why it takes place on the last Sunday before Lent (usually between the first of February and the seventh of March). But after the Reformation, the holiday became secular. Fastelavn which means 'fast-evening' was first a celebration for adults with different competitions, games and activities, but later became associated with kids. What's Fastelavn all about? From The Local DK During the festivities, […]

  • This Date in Danish American History - The Danish Sisterhood of America (December 01, 2023)
    on December 1, 2023 at 6:00 am

    THIS DATE IN DANISH AMERICAN HISTORY - THE DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICA The Danish Sisterhood of America was founded on December 1, 1883 by Christine Hemmingsen, a Danish immigrant from Orup, Denmark. Inspired by the success of the Danish Brotherhood of America, Mrs. Hemmingsen established Christine Lodge #1 in Negaunee, Michigan. The Danish Sisterhood of today continues to grow with numerous lodges located throughout the United States and Canada. The Danish culture is rich – its history […]

  • This Date in Danish American History - The Danish Sisterhood of America (December 01, 2024)
    on December 1, 2024 at 6:00 am

    THIS DATE IN DANISH AMERICAN HISTORY - THE DANISH SISTERHOOD OF AMERICA The Danish Sisterhood of America was founded on December 1, 1883 by Christine Hemmingsen, a Danish immigrant from Orup, Denmark. Inspired by the success of the Danish Brotherhood of America, Mrs. Hemmingsen established Christine Lodge #1 in Negaunee, Michigan. The Danish Sisterhood of today continues to grow with numerous lodges located throughout the United States and Canada. The Danish culture is rich – its history […]