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One of the objectives and goals of the Swedish Club of Houston is to locate and join together people interested in Swedish heritage (Swedes, Swedish descendants, and others) in the Houston area, primarily through informal events and get-togethers, social as well as cultural.

The Club currently counts just under 120 members who meet at various events throughout the year, such as the annual Pea Soup and Pancakes supper, Kräftskiva (Crayfish Party), Valborgsmässoafton (Bonfire), Smörgåsbord, and Christmas Traditions/Lucia program, as well as special events centered around cultural happenings.

To become a member, click here to fill out an online membership form.

 
Holiday Service December 25, 2014 at 11.00 am

For those of you celebrating the Holidays in Houston:

Christmas Day, December 25, 2014 at 11.00 am
Julgudstjänst in the Norwegian Seaman’s Church.
Music by Christina and Thomas Hulten (Swedish).

See complete program here.


Also, please mark your calendar for January 27, 2015 when Ambassador Björn Lyrvall will visit Houston.
Lunch will be held at the Hess Club, organized by the World Affairs Council.
Invitation will follow. See you there.

God Jul & Gott Nytt  År
From
The Swedish Consulate, Houston

 
Friends of Lucia

As everyone knows, Continental Airlines is no more (and, as a result, we have lost our sponsor of Lucia's airfare from Houston to Sweden). Thus, it becomes incumbent upon the members of the Club to step up and donate to support the long-standing tradition of the Club of sending its Lucia to Sweden. A number of sponsorship levels are available:

Sponsorship Level


 

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From here, click on the Sweden Today  link to sign up for a free weekly email newsletter based on Sweden Today  resources, xoxosweden and Nordstjernan - the Swedish Newspaper of America.

 

Be sure to add the e-mail address "Swedish Club of Houston" <web@swedishclub.org> to your address book, to ensure that you receive all communications sent directly from the web site!