2012 Festival Schedule

THURSDAY Finn Golf, Peninsula Golf Course Noon: Lunch 1:00PM: ShotGun Start THURSDAY Dress Rehearsal, The Commons MC: Darlene Bjornsgard 6:30 As a Sparrow 6:40 Finn-Am Choir 7:00 “ Roots Running Deep” (Reader’s Theater) FRIDAY Afternoon , The Courtyard & Commons MC :Lori Dearmore 12:30 :Maypole dancers, national anthems ,memories 1:00 Cooley/Wolfe Singers & Ringers 1:30 …

Feats of Strength – Winners from 2010 Festival

Men’s Boot Throwing Kris Harness – 86’3” Alan Erickson – 83’0” John Kandoll – 76’4” Women’s Boot Throwing Lauren Sexton – 58’8” Wendy Rimmelspacher – 53’11” Savannah Hegstad – 52’3” Men’s Nokia Throwing Dallin Caudle – 197’8” Rich Bennett – 175’0” Alex Caudle – 171’7” Women’s Nokia Throwing Lauren Sexton – 110’7.5” Haleigh See – …

Last Thursday’s Finnish Golf Fun

A fine group of 35 golfers met at Peninsula Golf Course in Long Beach, on Thursday the 22nd of July, for the Finnish-American Folk Festival’s biennial golf outing. The golf course was in excellent condition and each member of the staff in the clubhouse was very helpful. Special kudos for Sondra’s wonderful, Finnish dessert! Nine …