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Mission Statement

This year's Norway Day Festival has been expanded to include a week of "Norwegian activities." The Norwegian Society in the San Francisco Bay Area will be showcasing Norwegian culture and technology throughout the week, and ending with "Norway Day Festival" on May 4 & 5.

Description

The goal of Norway Week 2002 is fourfold: To show the rich traditions of Norwegian history and culture and its influence on the American society To showcase present day cultural offerings from Norway. We are planning a concert, art exhibits, and other functions To show the role Norway plays on the geopolitical scene, as a peace broker. We will be arranging a conference on conflict resolution at U.C. Berkeley To showcase Norwegian industry and technology, and to show how we add value as a trade and technology partner for the U.S. A biotechnology trade conference is scheduled to provide the opportunity for Norwegian companies to meet with their counterparts in the US. Norway Day Festival May 4 & 5, 2002 FOOD, FOOD, FOOD, Traditional and Contemporary Norwegian Food Demonstrations Live Entertainment and Music Norwegian Crafts and Products... Your Chance to Purchase Special Items from Norway Wondering about Your Roots.... Our Genealogy Center will Assist You in Your search Norway Day Festival will Show You Today's Advanced Technology Norwegian Fashion.... Traditional "Bunad" Clothing and Modern Fashions will once again be Featured Back By Popular Demand, our Children's Center, the recreation of Thorbjørn Egner's "Kardemomme By" a place of Fun and Food for Young and Old San Mateo Expo Center San Francisco Bay Area, California May 4 & 5, 2002 Saturday 10am - 6pm Sunday 10am - 5pm

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http://www.norwayday.org

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