Valborg 2015 – May 2nd at 6 PM

April 30th, 2015

We will have warm weather on Saturday. A rain shower will not make us cancel the event. We appreciate your support.
We will have two KUBB games starting at 5:30 if you would like to learn how to play the Swedish game KUBB. They will also be for sale.
The store will open at 5:30 pm.
This is a popular family event. If you have branches to burn, please bring. The more branches the taller the bonfire. If you would like

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Spring activity – Vårsoppa

March 6th, 2015

VÅRSOPPA
Spring activity
Date:    Saturday, March 21 Time:    6 PM
Place: First Baptist Church
777 S 1300 East, SLC This is one of our favorite activities all year! Come and enjoy our soup buffet (pea soup, potato soup & nettle soup -just to mention a few), limpa bread & knäckebröd with cheese, Kalles kaviar, summer sausage, etc. Semlor is the traditional dessert.  The tables will be beautifully decorated with påskris (traditional Easter decoration – birch twigs w/ feathers).If you can’t stay and enjoy the food and good company, you’re still welcome to come

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Lucia 2014

October 25th, 2014

Come Celebrate Lucia
Date: Saturday, Dec 6
First Baptist Church
800 S 1300 E, SLC
Time: 6 PM Lucia Program (Sanctuary) 
Admission: Adult: $6 – Child: $3 (4-16)
If you join SHS for 2015, you get the member price.
Come hungry and enjoy dinner catered by “Copper Grill”.
Adult: $12 – Children: $8 (10 and under)
If you join SHS, you get the member price.
See Lucia and her Starboys and get in the spirit of Christmas! The program will be extra special this year as we will be having the

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21 June – Midsummer

June 5th, 2014

Midsummer Celebration by the Swedish Heritage Society Saturday, June 21

International Peace Gardens 1060 S 900 W, SLC
Located in the NW corner of Jordan Park
4:00 PM Bring fresh flowers/foliage (birch) to help decorate the May Pole
5:00 PM Pole raising – Dancing
6:00 PM Dancing/ Sing-a-long
7:00 PM Dinner catered by “Copper Grill”.
Non-members of SHS – $12/adult, $8/child (10 & under). Members of Swedish Heritage Society – $10/adult, $6/child.

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Valborg 2014 – Friday, May 9 at 6.30 PM

April 15th, 2014

Let’s plan on better weather on Friday 9 May at 6:30 PM! Please note the change in day and time.
We will have plenty of food and very good hot dogs along with meatballs & mashed potatoes. We appreciate your support to be able to continue these events. This is a popular family event.
Join us for Valborg
Friday, May 9 at 6.30 PM
Sugar House Park, SE corner
(By the playground/amphitheater — look for the Swedish flag)
Welcome spring and sing traditional songs around

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Vårsoppa 2014 – Spring activity

March 20th, 2014

Date: Saturday, March 22Time: 6 PMPlace: K2 The Church193 West 2100 South, South SLC
This is one of our favorite activities all year! Come and enjoy our soup buffet (pea soup, potato soup & nettle soup, just to mention a few), limpa bread & knäckebröd with cheese, Kalles kaviar, sausage, etc. Semlor is the traditional dessert. The tables will be beautifully decorated with påskris (traditional Easter decoration – birch twigs w/

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Lucia Celebration 2013

November 21st, 2013

Come Celebrate Lucia

Date: Saturday, Dec 7
First Baptist Church
800 S 1300 E, SLC
Time: 5 PM Tomte program & Långdans (Gym)
6 PM Lucia Program (Sanctuary)
Admission:
Adult: $6 – Child: $3 (4-16)
If you join SHS for 2014, you get the member price.
Come hungry and enjoy dinner catered by “Copper Grill”.
Adult: $12 – Children: $8 (10 and under)
If you join SHS, you get the member price.
See Lucia and her Starboys and get in the spirit of Christmas! The program will be extra special this

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2013 Midsummer Celebration

June 6th, 2013

Midsummer CelebrationSaturday, June 22
International Peace Gardens
1060 S 900 W, SLC
Located in the NW corner of Jordan Park

4:00 PM Bring fresh flowers/foliage (birch) to help decorate the May Pole
5:00 PM Pole raising – Dancing
6:00 PM Games for the children
6:30 PM Drawing of raffle tickets
7:00 PM Dinner catered by “Copper Grill”.Non-members of SHS – $12/adult, $8/child (10 & under).Members of Swedish Heritage Society – $10/adult, $6/child.

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Join us for Valborg May 4th

April 18th, 2013

Join us for Valborg
May 4th at 6PM
Sugar House Park, SE corner
(By the playground/amphitheater — look for the Swedish flag)
Welcome spring as we sing traditional songs around the bonfire!
Come hungry as we will sell Swedish style hotdogs, mashed potatoes, and Swedish desserts.
Make sure to bring family and Friends. Our Swedish store will be set up at this activity.
Swedish Heritage Society, SLC, UT

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Vårsoppa / Spring Soup 2013

March 21st, 2013

We have found a great location for the Spring Soup this year. It’s only 1 minute from the Trax station on 2100 S.
This is a great event to get to know some people as this is a smaller event. It is not a traditional Swedish occasion, but an event we have organized for many, many years. It’s always much appreciated. If you want to get to know people, helping out by volunteering at the event is always a great

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