"Snowshoe Thompson" Night

  • 26 Jan 2017
  • 6:30 PM - 9:00 PM
  • 1900 Fell Street, San Francisco, CA 94117-1917
  • 63


  • NCSF Members & Guests

Registration is closed
A relaxing evening at the Norwegian Club for the Gentlemen to enjoy the comaraderie of good friends and reflect on the legends and lore of 
John A. "Snowshoe" Thompson (Jon A. Torstenson-Rue) "Mailman of the Sierra".

Born in 1827 at Telemark, Norway & emigrated to America in 1837.  Snowshoe Thompson carried the mail between Placerville CA and Genoa NV between 1856 and 1876 traversing the mighty Sierras on a pair of homemade long skis carrying a mail bag of 50-100 pounds strapped to his back.
Erik Braa will MC the program & promises a memorable evening with a very special guest! 

Chef Belle will prepare a "Braised Beef Brisket" with a Creamy Horseradish Sauce!

$35 - All Inclusive

Please pay on line by credit card with your reservation. Your cooperation is greatly appreciated by Chef Pelle & the NCSF volunteers.

Tusen Takk!