6th Annual Bunad Camp

Fully Booked

The 2017 Bunad Camp is now fully booked. Please watch this space for information on the 2018 Bunad Camp. The following information is left in place for reference only. Please use the general Contact Us form [here] if you would like to get early notification about the next Bunad Camp. Please indicate your interest in that camp in the Comments field.

6th Annual Bunad Camp

Sons of Norway Recreation Center

Camp Norge

250 Canyon Mine Road, Alta, CA

May 6 – 9, 2017

District 6 Sons of Norway is now accepting applications for our 6th Annual Bunad Camp at Camp Norge.  Sue Sutherland of Bunad Butikken, located in Ely, Minnesota, will be our instructor.

Class size is limited to 12.

The cost of the class is $300 for Sons of Norway members and $350 for non-members.  Program cost includes instruction and the rental of Heritage Hall.  Jim Sutherland is offering a meal plan for $60 per person.  Lodging fees at Camp Norge are additional. You are requested to bring your own sewing machine.

Registration deadline is November 1, 2016. One half of the tuition is due at the time of registration to reserve your spot.  This is not refundable after February 22, 2017.  Remainder of tuition is due by March 30, 2017. Please make checks payable to Sons of Norway.

Heritage Hall will be available to students daily from 8:00 am to 8:00 pm

Sue will be available from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm

For your convenience, you may ship your sewing machine to Camp Norge

You are welcome to bring cookies and snacks for coffee breaks!


Do you need a Bunad kit?

  • Contact Sue Sutherland at (218) 365-7745 for kit information and pricing.
  • Although she has some Bunad kits in stock, many have to be imported from Norway.
  • Please allow ample time for her to order needed materials.
  • Kits for Bunads with embroidery are custom made and must be ordered by November 2016 in order to arrive in time for the class.

ABSOLUTELY NO E-MAIL RESERVATION REQUESTS will be accepted.   Please fully complete the registration form and mail with your deposit (checks payable to Sons of Norway) to:

Judy Immel, Cultural Director

9331 Shannon Avenue

Garden Grove, CA 92841

For questions please contact Judy at email hidden; JavaScript is required

You are responsible for making your reservation directly with Camp Norge. Please visit  www.campnorge.org  for information and rates.   Remember this is a camp; please bring your own bedding, towels, toiletries, and don’t forget your flashlight!  Camp only accepts payments by check.

We look forward to having you join us at Bunad Camp!

Download flyer here.

Download registration form here.

Directions to Camp Norge – here.