Saturday was great, including two of my favourite things: food and music. It was also a busy day, but fun.
We started with International Cafe, which this time focused on Ethiopia (information, food and dance), with music from Finnsnes Senior Choir and our friends, the Moldsvor family:
Having safely dispatched 130 confirmands to Midtnatta (midnight) – the local confirmant festival, previously called Finnsnes Natta – we got set-up for the evening concert with my friend Christopher Briggs in Finnsnes church. The concert was well received, with a better than expected turnout, despite many other local activities and the Winter Olympics. We rounded off with coffee and cake in the våpenhus (entrance hall), the space which the church is currently doing up and to which the concert proceeds go. You can read Christopher’s account here. Here are some pictures – the black and white ones come from Christopher: