LEARN MORE AT OUR INTERNATIONAL WEB SITE
Information about belonging to Sons of Norway is available at our international web site Explore the "About Us", "Financial Products", and "Member Benefits" tabs to learn more about belonging to Sons of Norway. Feel free to check out the entire site!
WHO CAN JOIN?
Individuals, 16 years and older, who are interested in of Sons of Norway, may apply for membership. See special guidelines for our youth memberships.
While we are called "Sons" of Norway, women are very welcome and active members of the lodge. Several women are on the board of directors.
ADULT MEMBERSHIP CATEGORIES:
A full membership. Receive the benefits of the monthly Viking Magazine, take advantage of events and tours, and explore the culture and history of Norway.
Each adult residing with an individual member is entitled to a Spouse Membership. Spouse members enjoy the full benefits of Sons of Norway membership. Each household receives one (1) copy of the monthly Viking magazine.
SPECIAL MEMBERSHIPS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE
*YOUTH - also known as "UNGE VENNER" ("Young Friends")
Young people ages 16 through 23 who are directly descended from a current member (child, grandchild, or great grandchild). These directly descended “Unge Venner” qualify for free membership regardless of where they are living.
For example, a son or daughter who is living in a dorm at college would qualify. The child, grandchild or great-grandchild doesn’t need to live with the current member to enjoy this free membership.
Young people ages 16-23 who live with a current member, regardless of familial relationship also qualify. For example, a foreign exchange student living with a family of members could qualify. Or, a young person who is living with an aunt or uncle who is a member would qualify because they are living in the same household as a current member.
*HERITAGE (15 and under)
Kids 15 and under join free!
Children 15 years of age or under, who have a parent or grandparent who is a Sons of Norway member, may sign up for a free Heritage Membership. The Heritage Member sign up form is available at the Sons of Norway international web site. Click on the magnifying glass image to the right of JOIN/RENEW, search on "Heritage Member". You will be presented with a set of Heritage Membership information topics including the ability to complete and submit a Heritage Member application form.
LEARN MORE ABOUT US
WE'D LIKE TO TELL YOU ABOUT SKJOLD LODGE
We'd like to personally tell you about Skjold Lodge and what we do locally.
To learn more about Skjold Lodge and the details of membership, e-mail our Membership Director, Lisa Solak.
Skjold membership dues:
(1) $53.75 Individual member
(2) $46.75 Spouse
** $2.00 is subtracted from the above prices if the member carries insurance with Sons of Norway.
(3) $27.34 Youth. FREE, if they qualify as stated in "SPECIAL MEMBERSHIPS FOR YOUNG PEOPLE".
(4) FREE Heritage (Under 15 years) .
JOIN ON-LINE: Go to the Sons of Norway website.
Click on the JOIN/RENEW button on the top of the screen,
When you get to "Member Signup", we are Skjold Lodge
#5-100. Click "Join this lodge" and follow the
instructions. You can sign up more than one category
(individual, spouse, etc.) before you complete the
While we would love to have you join Skjold Lodge, please check out the lodge closest to you also.