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  • Jim and Diane Hinrichs

    Class of 1971 Fall Letter

    November 28, 2011

    Fall 2011

    Hello Again Classmates,

    Oh what fun we had at our 40-year class reunion!  I think almost ninety of us were able to gather along with spouses and friends. 

    The weekend festivities began on Thursday when King Harald V and Queen Sonja visited Luther and the Vesterheim Museum.  We missed the ceremonial event at Luther, but Jim got to sing for the royal couple (in Norwegian) outside the Vesterheim Museum as a member of the Luren Singers.  Friday brought many of our classmates to Decorah and various pre-reunion gatherings helped to get us in proper frame of mind.  Many attended the Founders Day chapel in the morning and the festival dinner celebration during the evening.  Read more...