Beaver Creek Church

One of the occasional hymn sings at the Beaver Creek Church.

The Nordland Heritage Foundation supports multiple events throughout the year.

Find event dates here for the Foundation as well as event dates for the Sons of Norway of Sioux Falls.

  • Ole the VikingNorwegian for Adults: This camp is ideal for those looking to learn a little Norwegian or brush up on their language skills. Spend three afternoons, Tuesday-Thursday, Aug. 7-9, learning the language in the historic buildings of Heritage Park. Cost for attendance is $60. Please register using this form by Thursday, Aug. 2. Call 605.681.6650 or email for more information.
  • Summer Tours. The four historic buildings will be open for touring Wednesday-Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., and Sunday afternoons from 2 - 4 p.m., June through August.
  • Special tours can be arranged for school groups or other interested parties during the year by emailing
  • Arthur Olsen Student Research Symposium. The 2018 Symposium was Saturday, April 21, in the Humanities Center on Augustana's campus. More than 70 students took part by giving formal research presentations and leading poster research discussions in the Humanities concourse.
  • Annual Meeting. The 2018 Annual Meeting was Sunday, June 10, at 10 a.m. at the Beaver Creek Lutheran Church at Heritage Park, with the dinner and meeting that followed at the Morrison Commons 3-in-1 Room on the Augustana campus.