Order of Runeberg Lodges
Celebrating Finnish & Swedish-Speaking Finnish Culture & Traditions
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Bob Anderson (1932- 2017)
Mary Lou Hjort
Summer Picnic 2014
Our host, Inke, grilling sausages
Clockwise from foreground: Sirpa Lessig, Marjatta Rautionmaa, Dottie Bjork, Annamari Wales, Doug Davie, Liisa Lindholm, Tuula Berke, Kaarina Lyons, & David Lessig
L-R: Donna & Tim Connell, Klas Bjork, Glenn & Sandy Havumaki
L-R: Roy Kosonen, Bill Wales, Robert Berke, Lise Rondum
Aaron swings and hits the ball.
Jamie in the background
L-R: Ryan and Christian practicing their golf swings
Inke's fresh oysters were very popular, as Marjatta is about to confirm!
Lots of conversations to go with the food !
You might think we're in Finland!
Sirpa Lessig, Noora Garnett, Liisa Lindholm, Inke Sunila
Seated at table enjoying dessert: Jamie
Inke preparing oysters casino - very much enjoyed by our members!
Jamie throwing the frisbee
Aaron in background
L-R Mike &
Tuula Berke, Kaarina Lyons, Jamie and Noora Garnett.
This great picture was taken by photographer
L-R: Roy Kosonen, Leena Krook, Sirpa Lessig, Annamari & Bill Wales
Another great picture taken by photographer
L-R: Stew Lyons & Doug Davie
Again, a great picture taken by photographer