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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See the alphabetical list of people who are buried in the cemetery.

Read our newsletters for more information:

May 2016
December 2015
May 2015
December 2014
May 2014
December 2013
May 2013
December 2012
May 2012
December 2011
August 2011

Saturday, 05/21/16, 8:30 am Spring Workday at the SNH Cemetery
Gather for the annual spring workday. Volunteers are needed and lunch will be provided.

Tuesday, 06/21/16 Stevens Point's Sons of Norway Midsummer Celebration picnic.

Sunday, 06/26/16, 2:00 pm Heroic Women Homesteaders Presentation by Elaine Anderson.
A glimpse into the history of tough, strong women who on their own conquered the prairie.

Monday, 07/04/16, 2:00 pm New Hope "Firecracker" Parade
Annual parade that ends at the location of the South New Hope Church.

Sunday, 07/17/16, 2:00 pm Hymn Sing and Barbershop Quartet
Chuck Fritz, song leader; Hannah Gutho, accompanist. "The Professionals" quartet.

Saturday, 09/17/16, 8:30 am Fall Workday at the SNH Cemetery
Fall workday has long been a time of fun, beauty, and work.

Saturday, 10/1/16, 11:00 am 5th Annual Pie Social (Note the new beginning time)
SNH is located along the trail of the Hidden Studios Art Tour (

Saturday, 12/17/16, 10:30 am Wreaths Across America
Laying wreaths on veterans' graves.

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