Upcoming Events & Registrations

For all Normandale events, see our full calendar. 

January Community Life & Learning

Adult Life & Learning | Let's Talk About...Death & Dying

Sunday, January 26 | 9:40-10:30 am | Fellowship Hall

Join together in a conversation about...Death and Dying Well.

Summer Sunday 2020

Summer Sunday

Sunday, January 26 | 8:30 am - 12:00 noon | Fireside Room

Stop by the Fireside Room to learn about summer camps, trips, worship, fellowship, and more!

Invest in Our Youth Stock Fundraiser

Annual Youth Fundraiser | Inve$t in Our Youth!

Sundays, beginning January 26 | Fireside Room

Be a supporter of our impactful summer youth trips! Stop by the Fireside area, pick your amount, and purchase stock! It's that easy!

NLC Annual Meeting

Sunday, January 26 | 12:00 Noon | Fellowship Hall
We gather as a congregation as we look at the year past and forward to what lies ahead. The NLC Annual Report will be available beginning January 20.

Caregiver Support Group

Tuesday, January 28  |  12:30 – 2:00 pm  |  Room 205-206

These no cost Caregiver Support Groups, supported by the Normandale Center for Healing & Wholeness and the Alzheimer’s Association MN/ND chapter, provide a time for caregivers of all ages to meet others in the same situation, learn from each other and develop a mutual support system. Choose the support group that best fits your schedule. A respite group is available during the support group on Saturday. Call the Center at 952.977.9374 to reserve your spot. For more details, click here.

For more information, contact Mary Cordell at 952.977.9363 or visit the Center for Healing & Wholeness website: https://www.normandalecenter.org/

Wednesday Night Community Dinner

Wednesday, January 29 | 5:00-6:45 pm

Come join in delicious family-style dinners with NLC friends. No need to cook on busy Wednesday nights! $6-adult, $4-kids 12 and under.
 
Upcoming meals:
Jan 29 | Chicken or Beef Tacos
Feb 5 | Beef Stroganoff

Memorial Blood Drive

Memorial Blood Drive

Wednesday, January 29 | 2:30-6:00 pm | Lower Narthex

Donors save multiple lives with their donation! All blood types needed – especially O- and O+. Sign up SUNDAYS in the Fireside Area or contact Susan O'Connell, 952.977.9358/soconnell@normluth.org, OR online at https://www.mbcherohub.club/index.cfm?group=op - Sponsor Code is 0546 (or click below).

Health Care Directive Workshop 2020

Health Care Directive Worshop

Wednesday, January 29 | 3:30-5:00 pm | Fireside Room
 
Come hear a presentation by an expert, who will be available afterward to help fill out your health care directive. Notaries will also be present. Bring the names/address/numbers of the person(s) you want to be your health care power of attorney. Questions? Contact Susan O’Connell, parish nurse at 952.977.9358/socconnell@normluth.org.

Not Me Training for Boys and Men

Not Me Training for Boys & Men

Sunday, February 9 | 1:00-3:00 pm | Fellowship Hall

Calling all males ages 13 and up! This Assault Prevention and Defense Training session is specifically set up for you. While the majority of attacks are aimed at females, males are still at risk for assault. This training can help prevent, avoid or ecape these events and is broken into two parts. The first part is assault prevention and personal safety. The second part discusses the changing culture and what it means for young men. All males age 13 & up welcome. Parents are encouraged to attend with their son(s). Questions? Contact Susan O'Connell, Parish Nurse, at 952.977.9358 or soconnell@normluth.org. Click here for more info>

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Get Moving

Get Moving

Tuesdays, February 11, 18 & 25 | 6:30 – 7:45 pm | Studio B

This special 3-session series is a NIA-based holistic class that features low-impact aerobics, dance and total body movement and ends with a solid series of stretching and breath work. Like the standard NIA class, Get Moving can improve your health, flexibility, and leave you feeling calm and peaceful. Instructor Amy Lamphere is NIA Green Belt certified and has a BA in Dance Theater, and an MA in Dance Education from Columbia University. Register by calling the Center at 952-929-1698.

Second Wednesday

Second Wednesday

Wednesday, February 12 | 10:00 am - 2:00 pm | Fireside Room
Second Wednesday is a monthly social and spiritual program of connection for those over age 65. Attendees are invited to take part in any or all events and can check-in at the Fireside Room for information on the various activities. Suggested donation of $5.00 per person to cover cost of lunch.

Events Schedule:

10:00 am | Treats, Conversation, Heart Health with Parish Nurse | Fireside Room
10:30 am | Book Club with Alta Fossum - Spy Master by Brad Thor | Rms 212-213
11:30 am | Matins Worship with Holy Communion | Chapel
12:00pm  | Lunch: Beef Stroganoff | Fellowship Hall
1:00 pm   | Program: TBA | Fellowship Hall

Questions? Contact Kati Salmon at ksalmon@normluth.org or 952.929.1697.

We have established a bus service to Normandale for Second Wednesday each month. This service is provided by Transit Link, a service by Metropolitan Council. Cost is $4.50 for a roundtrip ride; this price applies to anyone within 10 miles of Normandale. If you are interested in receiving a ride or have questions, call Fred Arndt at 612.275.4622 or Kati Salmon at 952.929.1697.

Book Club at Normandale Lutheran Church

Book, Bagel & Brew

Saturday, February 15  |  9:00-11:00 am  |  Room 208

Looking for a book club? Join other women for friendship and lively conversation about fiction and non-fiction books covering a wide variety of topics and themes. Books for each month are chosen in advance. Book completion not required to participate. All readers welcome! Questions? Contact Cathy Kohn, at 952.928.9140 / bkohn1@comcast.net.

This month's book is Pachinko by Min Jin Lee.

 CAS Jan/Feb 2020 Concerts

Iowa State Singers & St. Michael-Albertville Concert Choir

Saturday, February 15 | 7:00 pm | Sanctuary

The Iowa State Singers return to NLC, along with the St. Michaels-Albertville High School Concert Choir, to present this mid-winter choral concert.