The October Sons of Norway Kong Sverre Lodge’s event will be held on Monday, Oct. 9, at the Community Center, 503 Elm Avenue, Story City. The program will be “Lefse, Lutefisk and the Importance of Humor” by Gary Legwold.


Legwold, from Minneapolis, is a writer, editor and speaker. His new book is “Keep On Rolling! Life on the Lefse Trail and Learning to Get a Round” and is also author of the lefse classic, “The Last Word on Lefse.” He teaches classes on making lefse and will be taking volunteers from the audience to learn to make lefse during his program.


Social time is 6 p.m., with a catered dinner at 6:30 p.m. Cost is $7 for members and $10 for guests. Sons of Norway events and dinners are open to all interested in learning more about Scandinavian heritage and culture, and guests are always welcome. For reservations, phone Shirley Frandson, 515-733-4482 or Ingrid Place, 515-292-7513 by Thursday, Oct. 5.