LIVE STREAM PERFORMERS
Lecture | "Our Icelandic Roots"
JUNE 17 AT 6 PM
Icelandic Roots is a diverse community of volunteers from 5 countries who work to preserve and promote Icelandic heritage, culture, language, genealogy, and more. Come to this Live Webinar to learn more about how you can join the fun.
You will learn how to connect with your cousins, discover important people and events in Icelandic history, and make sure your family is included in the 'Cousins Across the Ocean' project. Hope to see you at the live webinar!
Sunna Olafson Furstenau has been working to promote cultural heritage for decades. She was honored with the Knight's Cross of the Icelandic Order of the Falcon for her volunteer work related to the many activities in a multitude of projects, programs, and organizations. Some of the major accomplishments are: She founded the nonprofit,
Icelandic Roots in 2012. She served on the INLNA Board of Directors for 9 years including as President from 2016-2018. She was involved in forming the Icelandic National League of the United States (www.INLUS.org) in 2019. She has also continued to be active in her local Icelandic clubs in North Dakota and the Icelandic Online Club. Sunna has also been on the Board of Directors In Iceland for the INL and the Honorary Advisory Council.
Sunna continues her passion for preserving and promoting Icelandic heritage and culture by sharing her knowledge with others through live presentations and via webinars such as this. Come join Sunna for this interesting and informative hour online.