In Trunks, Hearts, and Hands Luncheon and Program in La Crosse, Wisconsin

We are honored to invite you to attend a Vesterheim Friends Luncheon and Program!

The event will be Sunday, February 12, 2017, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m at the Radisson Hotel La Crosse, 200 Harborview Plaza, La Crosse, Wisconsin.

Join Vesterheim Executive Director Chris Johnson and Vesterheim’s Registrar, Archivist, and Youth Educator Jennifer Kovarik for In Trunks, Hearts, and Hands—What Norwegian Immigrants Brought to the United States.

Between 1825 and 1980, nearly one million Norwegians left for new lives in America. Consider the reasons for leaving, what they brought, and where they settled. Explore the immigrant experience through stories associated with artifacts in Vesterheim’s collection.

Tickets are $30 for Vesterheim members and $35 for non-members. Please RSVP by Feb. 1, 2017.

Contact Karla Brown at, or 563-382-9681, ext. 107 for more information or to make a reservation.