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.

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Saturday, May 16, 2020, 8:30 am Spring Workday at the SNH Cemetery - POSTPONED
Workday on grounds and interior of church. Come and volunteer. Bring a snack for 10:30 break.

Saturday, 06/7/20, 1:00 - 5:00 pm Open House - POSTPONED
Inviting SNH's neighbors and friends to help celebrate the progress made on the restoration of SNH, and its acceptance into the National and State List of Historic Places.

Saturday, 07/04/20, 2:00 pm New Hope "Firecracker" Parade
Annual parade that ends at South New Hope Church. Snacks will be available for sale. Church building will be open.

Sunday, 8/16/20, 2:00 pm History of Bethany Indian Mission, Wittenberg, WI - CANCELED Presented by Betty Bergland.

Saturday, 9/19/20, 8:30 am Fall Workday at the SNH Cemetery
You bet! Work and fun!

Saturday, 10/03/20, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm 9th Annual Pie Social - CANCELED SNH is located along the trail of the Hidden Studios Art Tour (

Saturday, 12/19/20, 10:30 am Wreaths Across America
Laying wreaths on veterans' graves. Donations are welcome.

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