Make a Gift Volunteer Church Renovation

picWelcome to South New Hope, located within the peaceful glaciated countryside of central Wisconsin.  South New Hope Church was once a center of Norwegian American culture and religious life and today we are developing a bridge to these memories and heritages so that current and future generations can learn, embrace and enjoy these earlier days which were sometimes desperate times.
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Learn about the people who attended this church and are buried in the cemetery.

Read our newsletters for more information:

December 2014
May 2014
December 2013
May 2013
December 2012
May 2012
December 2011
August 2011


Monday, 05/12/14, 6:00 pm Annual Meeeting of Trustees
The public is welcome.

Saturday, 05/17/14, 8:30 am Spring Workday
Meet new friends and renew acquaintances.

Sunday, 06/15/14, 2:00 pm Special Event
Blaine Hedberg, former director of NAGS in Madison, presents "Norwegian Immigrants in New Hope."

Friday, 07/04/14, 2:00 pm New Hope "Crackerjack" Parade
Annual parade that ends at the location of the South New Hope Church.

Saturday, 07/26/14, 8:30 am Workday on Church Building
Volunteers are needed and appreciated.

Sunday, 08/3/14, 2:00 pm Special Event
Violin and harp recital by Carol and David Finanger, along with a Hymn sing, with Jim Heiks, leader, and Joyce Polson, pianist.

Saturday, 09/6/14, 8:00 am Fall Workday at the SNH Cemetery
Fall workday has long been a time of fun, beauty, and work.

Saturday, 10/4/14, 12:00 Noon Fourth Annual Pie Social
Located along the trail of the Hidden Studios Art Tour, The Pie Social will take place on the cemetery and church grounds.

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