2016 District IV Convention

Helena, MT
June 16-18, 2016

2018 District IV Convention

Bismarck, ND Radisson Hotel
605 East Broadway Ave.
June 14-16, 2018

Please click on the link below to access your invitation to the Bismarck convention, information about advertising in the convention booklet (Feb. 1 deadline), and the folk art/cultural skills competition forms for lodge members and District 4 family camp attendees.
2018 District IV Convention Packet

And for all Zone 3 bakers —
Cookie Letter Zone 3 Only

Check out this link for events and information about Bismarck-Mandan

District IV Nominating Committee

Chair, John Trangmoe
Diane Berg
Paul Larson
(for phone numbers and addresses see the October 2017 edition of Fabulous Fourth Footnotes)

Here is the SON-Candidate-Leadership-Application (pdf version) and SON-Candidate-Leadership-Application (in Word). Please e-mail your application information to the three committee members by May 1st.
American residents must own a Sons of Norway product in order to run for a District office. This is not a requirement for Canadian residents since S/N products are sold only in the U.S. However, everyone wishing to be a delegate to the International Convention must have a S/N benefit product or insurance.

For a list of duties of each office, see pages 3-6 of the Policy Manual, available on the Forms page.

    Positions this year for re-election are:

  • President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer, and Cultural/Publicity Director. Terms are 2 years.
  • Zone Directors, Zones 2, 3, 4. Terms are 4 years.
  • Alternate Zone Directors for all zones. Terms are 2 years.

Current expense reimbursements for District Board members are:
30 cents per mile for travel
$30 per day for meals, no receipt required
Lodging: Up to $125/night, receipt required

Annual compensation for District Executive Board is:
President: $400
Vice President: $350
Secretary: $750
Treasurer: $400
Cultural/Publicity Director: $350

2018 International Convention

Bloomington, MN
August 16-18, 2018