The Chicago Torske Klub
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If you ever find yourself in Chicago the second Saturday of the
month, and you have a craving for some Torsk, the solution may be a visit
to the Chicago Torske Klub. -
Stavanger Aftenblad - 26 May 2006
Welcome to the Chicago Torske Klub Web Site at torskeklub.org! It's
good to be in Chicago on the second Saturday of the month. We will update
this monthly for current events and dinner meeting news.
May 11, 2013- Norwood Life Society - Michael Toohey
We are scheduled to have Michael Toohey, CEO of Norwood Life Society, speak to us about the work of the group. This is also the 53rd anniversary of the
Chicago Torske Klub. Join us for the last luncheon of the torsk season. See
http://www.norwoodlifesociety.org for info about the group
April 13, 2013- Jon Satrum on Roald Amundsen - Polar Explorer
were pleased to welcome Jon Satrum to speak about Roald Amundsen at our April
luncheon. You may recall that Jon spoke to us last year on "Norwegians in
Hawaii". Thanks to Greg LeDuc as torskemaster.
Torske Klub Members
The reservation line is
(312) 233-2887 (new number!)
Leave a message
with reservations noting name, member number and number of reservataions.
See some photos in our picture book.
Alternately, send an email to
The Three Kings - by Rob Alsaker - Submitted in the May 2007 newsletter, this is an article
about Robert and Evy Alsaker's adventure in Norway searching for the origins of a
photo of the three kings of Scandinavia Countries and ending up viewing the
compass that Roald Amundsen took to the South Pole.
out the photo album for some of the pictures from May 2007 events and
the NACC trip to Tromsø
Photos of Rob and Evy Alsaker as they attended the Brooklyn NY Syttende Mai
Parade in 2008
Future events are our Saturday luncheons, every 2nd Saturday of every month that
the letter "R", plus May.
Our program chairman announces the coming events:
- April 13, 2013- Jon Satrum on Roald Amundsen
- May 11, 2013 - Anniversary of Torske Klub
- June, July, August 2013 - Rest, golf and fish; not necessarily in that order.
- Other programs to be announced. All programs are subject to change.
Meeting dates and reservation deadlines are here.
PDF file which may be read by the free PDF reader download from Adobe at
|Note to all Torske Klub Members:
By resolution of the Board of Directors, the Torske Klub will provide a
single, free raffle ticket to all members who bring one or more guests to a
meeting, excluding father/son and ladies day.
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