NU ÄR DET JUL IGEN!  (Now it is Christmas again)

Come join us for Monitor Lodge’s
Annual Smörgåsbord (Julbord)
on Saturday, December 7, 2019

The traditional Glögg och Pepparkakor Social Hour at 5:30 PM
will be followed by our 4 course Smörgåsbord.

Admission is by Prepaid Reservation Only, and seating is limited.   The reservations deadline is Monday, December 2nd, 2019.


Monitor and Sierra Kronan members at $25/person and their guests at $30/person
(children 12 and under will be $10/person).
Other attendees at $35/person may make reservations with payment after
Wednesday, November 20, 2019

For reservations, make your check out to Monitor Lodge #218

The event will be held at: 
Int'l Odd Fellows Hall,
1831 Howe Ave., 
Sacramento, Ca., 95825
(Corner of Alta Arden)


And don't forget our St. Lucia celebration tentatively scheduled for

Friday, December 13, 2019.


Last update:  11/08/2019




  • Please join us for

     “Fika and conversation”

    Friday, March 6th, 2020

    Monitor Lodge 218 at IOOF Hall

    1831 Howe Ave, Sacramento, CA 95825

     6:30 pm  -  Social hour

    Please note we are starting an hour later than normal and please bring your Swedish cookies, cake or pastries to share

    7:00 pm  -  Short business meeting:

    7:30 pm  -  Cultural presentation starts

    Transport of Swedish ore during WWII”

    presented by Brian Horsfield”

    Legos will be available for the kids and the young at heart 

    We will be using our telephone tree to get a head count but please call or text Meribeth Bean at cell (916) 995-4965 or

    Chuck Johnson at cell (916) 501-9256 if you don’t get a call and you plan to attend.  Email also OK (



    Please join us for our

    108th Anniversary Celebration and Lunch – Saturday, March 14, 2020

    Member Anniversary Pin Recognition - Raffles -  Silent  Auction - Music
    DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel, 2001 Point West Way

    Complimentary Parking, bring your parking ticket to the luncheon for validation.


    Please be aware that we are holding our anniversary luncheon a month early because April 2020 is a very busy month for Monitor Lodge as we not only have the Scandinavian Festival on April 18th but we are also the host lodge (along with Sierra Kronan) for this year’s Golden Gate District #12 convention being held at the DoubleTree Hotel in Sacramento.

    If you have questions, please call or text:

    Chuck Johnson, Chairman – (916) 501-9256 Ed Netzel, Vice Chairman - )916) 416-1144

    Yvonne Magneheim, Recording Secretary – (916) 801-7580

    Tack så mycket