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Velkommen to Norwegian immersion camp

This is the first year for the week-long Norwegian Ridge Language Camp in Spring Grove, Minn. The Giants of the Earth Heritage Center started the camp to immerse more than 50 youth — and a few adults — in Norwegian culture.
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This is the first year for the week-long Norwegian Ridge Language Camp in Spring Grove, Minn. The Giants of the Earth Heritage Center started the camp to immerse more than 50 youth — and a few adults — in Norwegian culture.

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